Rail Europe, the largest global distributor of European rail products, announced new routes to its high-speed trains, which connect London with the European continent. May I present the first direct service, which runs from London to Lyon, Avignon and Marseille, this allows passengers to experience the French countryside.

Also, in late 2016, a direct route between London and Amsterdam will open, with an average travel time of four hours. This service will include stops in Antwerp, Rotterdam, Schiphol Airport and Amsterdam Central train station.

"The high-speed route London - Paris is one of the most popular of our portfolio of products, not only by price, variety of schedules and travel time, but for the excellent service that provides passengers Eurostar. Eurostar expanding to new destinations, and with a new fleet of trains, is great news for those looking for the best product with the best service, "said Peter Rahaman, vice president of sales in North America Rail Europe.