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


With the opening of St Pancras International in 2007, HS1 Ltd have been recognised for setting new standards in rail station retail. The transformation of the station created an stunning environment and the retail offer has been designed to compliment the space and enhance the customers experience.

We strive to create an attractive mix of retailers, with boutique offerings as well as high street favourites. Meeting retail needs for all whether seeking travel essentials, gifts or a treat after a hard days work. We offering an eating and dining experience that is perfect whether you need to grab and go at lunchtime, meet with friends over dinner, have breakfast or celebrate with a glass of champagne.

With a customer demographic at 85% ABC1,  and over 40million annual visitors to St Pancras, its a prime location and a unique setting for retailers and brands to be represented.

We encourage new and innovative approaches and ideas and have been host to a number of product launches and world record breaking attempts over the years.

The intermediate stations along the route have core retail offers to meet the commuters needs.

The Arcade at St Pancras International
Ebbsfleet International Retail