Upcoming rail strikes in the UK / Ongoing strikes in France - Normal timetable

UK: Upcoming rail strikes in the UK

Rail strikes have been announced in the UK on Saturday 03 June.
This strike will not affect our timetable. Eurostar trains running as normal.

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - --

FRANCE: Ongoing strikes in France

There’s been a series of ongoing strikes in France since 07 March. New days of mobilisation may be announced by French unions at short notice. The next one will take place on Tuesday 6 June. It will not impact our timetable and our trains will run as normal on that day.

If we need to make timetable changes on other strike days, be sure that we will keep you informed as soon as more information becomes available.

Please click here for more information.


Subject to the nature of the disruption, Eurostar can activate its After-Sales Override Profile (AOP). The AOP function will calculate whether fees and / or fare difference can be waived, subject to Eurostar’s commercial policy.



  • PAO channels
    Once Eurostar has activated AOP, free exchanges for alternative dates are available in all booking tools.


  • PAO Channels
    • SNCF points of sale
      - Agents supplied by SNCF should submit a “demande de détaxe” to SNCF so that SNCF can subsequently send a refund request to Eurostar at the inbox.

      - All other SNCF points of sale should send refund requests to

    • All other PAO-supplied customers and partners
      All other PAO-supplied customers and partners should submit refund requests to Eurostar at the inbox.