High Speed 1 is the railway between St Pancras in London and the Channel Tunnel and connects with the international high speed routes between London and Paris, and London and Brussels. HS1 Ltd is the owner of the stations along the route, including the magnificently refurbished St Pancras International.

Eurostar train on the high speed 1 line

The high speed railway is 109Km of railway connecting St Pancras International in London through Kent to the UK Channel Tunnel.

Passengers arrive on the East Midlands train services at St Pancras International

Along the 109km high speed route we have 4 stations serving Central London through St Pancras International, East London through Stratford International with Ebbsfleet International and Ashford International serving Kent.

St Pancras International, London

Aside of operating the railway, HS1 Ltd has commercial interests in retail, car parking and advertising media at each of the stations.

These range from major car parking operations at a parkway station such as Ebbsfleet International to the quality retail and catering offer at St Pancras International.

Shopping at St Pancras International
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Who we are

High Speed 1 is the railway between St Pancras in London and the Channel Tunnel and connects with the international high speed routes between London and Paris, and London and Brussels. High speed domestic trains also use the railway, providing a much improved commuter service between London and Kent. The railway is also capable of carrying freight traffic. HS1 Ltd is the owner of the stations along the route, including the magnificently refurbished St Pancras International. H...

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What we do

HS1 Ltd holds the concession from government to operate, manage and maintain the high-speed railway infrastructure until December 2040. The use of the high-speed route by both international and domestic traffic, has created technical boundaries, interfaces and interdependencies to manage and this is achieved through contractual relationships with a large number of stakeholders, including regulators, customers, operators, suppliers and other entities. Network Rail (High Speed)...

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Our Stations

St Pancras International

St Pancras International is the iconic terminus station on the highspeed rail line. It is extrem...  More…

Ebbsfleet International

Situated near Dartford, Ebbsfleet International is just 17 minutes away from St Pancras Internat...  More…

Stratford International

Stratford International Station sits in the heart of Stratford City - the largest sing...  More…

Ashford International

Ashford International station serves the Eurostar departures and arrivals on the high speed line...  More…

St Pancras International
An aerial view of Ebbsfleet International
An aerial view of Ashford International
Stratford International Station
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A short tour of High Speed 1

This is a map detailing HS1 assets and key facts.

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