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UK/France: Eurostar service disrupted Oct. 4 due to suspicious package

Eurostar service between the UK and France temporarily suspended October 4 due to presence of suspicious package in Calais (France); unclear when normal service expected to resume

04 Oct 06:43 PM UTC
TIMEFRAME expected from 10/4/2018, 8:00 PM until 10/5/2018, 11:59 PM (Europe/Paris). COUNTRY/REGION London, Paris, Calais


Eurostar train service between the UK and France is temporarily suspended as of the evening (local time) of Thursday, October 4, while police respond to a suspicious package in Calais (France). It is currently unclear when normal service is expected to resume. Residual disruptions are to be anticipated in the coming hours, even once the situation has normalized. 


Potentially affected travelers are advised to monitor developments to the situation and to contact Eurostar directly for more information. 

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