Eurostar opens sales for its direct ski services to the French Alps
Eurostar has opened ticket sales for its direct ski services from St Pancras International and Ashford International to the heart of the French Alps. The direct seasonal ski services will run from Saturday, December 17 (day services) and Friday, December 23 (night services) until Saturday, April 14 2012. The day and night services, carry ski and snowboarding enthusiasts direct to the French ski towns of Moûtiers, Aime-La-Plagne* and Bourg St Maurice, with return fares starting from £149. Stations are located a short bus ride from the resorts avoiding lengthy transfers to and from the airport. The stations offer easy access to ski destinations in the French Alps, such as Courchevel, La Plagne, Tignes, Meribel, Les Arcs. For added convenience, Eurostar allows ski passengers to carry on-board an extra item of luggage in addition to the normal luggage allowance - such as a pair of skis or a snowboard - at no extra cost. Tickets for the direct seasonal ski services are available from www.eurostar.com or on 08432 186 186.