- avoid crowded airports
- minimize time getting to and from airports
- minimize their carbon footprint by reducing the number of short flights they take.
- Enjoy a bit of European scenery on the way to the UK.
Eurostar from ParisTrains from Paris Gare du Nord to the center of London take about 2 hours and 15 minutes. These high speed trains also run direct to and from the Disneyland Paris Resort, just outside Paris, to London and to the Eurostar terminal at Ashford in Kent.
Other Eurostar Departure Points and Hubs for LondonEurostar has direct service between London and:
All the Eurostar stations are linked to Europe's extensive rail network so it is easy to plan a train journey to or from the UK from practically anywhere in Europe - especially useful if you are touring Europe on a Eurail Pass.