If that were not enough, the Love Trains will also be inflaming passions of a very different kind – enabling Scottish rugby fans to travel to the Six Nations Rugby match against France, at the Stade de France in Paris.Eurostar's laid on the Love Trains thanks to high demand and the expected completion of Channel Tunnel repairs on 10 February.Speed dating is a formalized matchmaking process of dating system whose purpose is to encourage people to meet a large number of new people.
Over 15 years Eurostar's smooth, seamless service has given rise to many Anglo-French relationships.
This has enabled the insertion of extra services into the timetable before the reintroduction of a full Eurostar service from Monday 23rd February.
Eurostar's Communications Director, Simon Montague, said: "No recession can quell passion, whether it's for cross-Channel romance or rugby union.
Because emissions cannot yet be eliminated, Eurostar is also the world's first train operator to make all journeys carbon neutral, at no extra cost to travellers. Eurostar is a founder member of Railteam, a partnership between Europe's leading high-speed train operators that is developing simpler ways to book and travel on the fast-expanding, European high-speed rail network. Eurostar and Eurotunnel are entirely separate companies. To book tickets or for more travel information, please visit call 08705 186 186.
Research commissioned by Eurostar has shown that a Eurostar journey between London and Paris/Brussels generates one-tenth of the carbon dioxide of an equivalent flight. Eurostar and Friends of the Earth are working together in the UK on Eurostar's Tread Lightly initiative and The Big Ask, Friends of the Earth's climate campaign. Eurostar operates high-speed passenger trains, while Eurotunnel operates vehicle shuttle services and the Channel Tunnel itself.