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

Advertising / Media

A digital 6 sheet in St Pancras International

With the stations offering a unique mix of international and domestic audiences,  positioned somewhere between a european airport and a traditional UK rail station, they create an attractive opportunity for brands keen to raise their profile.

Across the HS1 Ltd estate there are a number of static and digital media advertising sites,  as well as new opportunity sites for ambient installations such as vinyl wraps. These are managed on behalf of HS1 Ltd by JCDecaux.

As with the retail activity HS1 Ltd are open to innovative and creative ideas, that deliver commercial value, brand exposure whilst enhancing the customer experience.