Upcoming rail strikes in the UK: Eurostar trains running as normal

Rail strikes have been announced in the UK on the following days:
- Saturday 30 September
- Wednesday 04 October

These strikes will not affect our timetable.
However, please make your clients aware that local trains in the UK may be severely disrupted.

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With the Premium fare, passengers benefit from a customised rate and our complete package of services. Travel in a comfortable environment and benefit from the greatest flexibility to exchange or cancel tickets until the last minute.

Fare conditions

  • One-way fare available in Premium.
  • Subject to availability.
  • Fare exchangeable free of charge up to the departure time of your train stated on your ticket.
  • Any price difference between the old and new tickets will apply.
  • Fare refundable up until one hour after the departure time of your train stated on your ticket.

More information on Thalys after-sales conditions.

More benefits for your customers:

  • Comfortable, ergonomic and wider seats for more space and comfort in a calm and welcoming environment.
  • Power outlets for using or recharging electronic devices during the trip and for staying connected.
  • For trips lasting more than 50 min, a meal or a hearty gourmet snack included in the price is served at your seat, depending on the time of day:
    • A sweet or savoury breakfast.
    • A lunch or dinner: Meat and fish dishes with seasonal side dishes from the region.
    • A gourmet snack.
  • For lunch and dinner, a vegetarian alternative is also always ordered.
  • Free WI-FI internet connection provided on the train to stay connected during your trip. Subject to the technical availability of the service. 
  • Free digital press: unlimited downloading from a quadrilingual catalog the day before and the day of the journey via the Thalys application. Consultation of downloaded titles available for 30 days. 
  • Taxi or private pick-up service booking for immediate or advance bookings on all our destinations directly
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  • Access to the lounges that allows travelers to relax in a modern space and to comfortably enjoy a wide range of services.

Find out more about the Premium experience