Eurostar is encouraging families to make the most of the summer holiday by booking a European escape, with child fares from £1 each way.

The same low fare is available in both Standard and Standard Premier classes, for travel to Paris, Brussels, Lille, Calais or any Belgium station.

Tickets are on sale from July 2-9 for travel between August 1-27, and applies for children aged between four and 11, with children under four travelling free.

Passengers can also benefit from reductions at some of each city’s cultural highlights, using their Eurostar ticket to get two-for-one entry to a range of top museums and galleries.

Tickets are available on or via the Eurostar contact centre on 0343-218 6186.

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