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    1. October 22, 2014

      Eurotunnel traffic hits record levels

      Eurotunnel saw the recovering British economy drive record traffic levels and lift revenue 7 per cent to €343.9m in the...

    2. July 8, 2014

      Unresolved power failure sparks further Eurostar cancellations

      Eurostar cancelled some train services through the Channel tunnel on Tuesday after Eurotunnel failed to resolve problems...

    1. July 7, 2014

      Six-hour delays after Eurotunnel breakdown

      Hundreds of rail passengers were evacuated from a Eurotunnel train on Monday after spending hours stuck on a broken-down...

    2. June 27, 2014

      Eurotunnel ordered to sell ferry services

      Eurotunnel, the operator of the undersea rail link between the UK and France, has been ordered to sell off its cross-channel...

    3. May 5, 2014

      Channel tunnel’s 20th birthday holds lesson on big projects

      As an ambitious engineering project with a price tag of billions that ran into complex difficulties, the Channel tunnel may...

    4. March 21, 2014

      Eurotunnel angered by UK regulator’s ruling on ferries

      Eurotunnel has reacted angrily to a ruling by Britain’s Competition Commission that could force it to withdraw its...

    5. February 25, 2014

      Eleclink backers threaten to quit Channel electricity project

      The backers of Eleclink, a venture that aims to transmit surplus electricity between Britain and France through the Channel...

    6. January 8, 2014

      EE and Vodafone to offer voice and data services in Channel tunnel

      British Eurotunnel passengers will finally be able to use mobile phones under the sea following an agreement between the...

    7. December 4, 2013

      Eurotunnel sees partial victory in ferry dispute

      Eurotunnel claimed a partial victory on Wednesday in its legal battle to overturn a decision by the UK competition watchdog...

    8. September 27, 2013

      Eurotunnel chief warns over cross-Channel ferry job losses

      The boss of Eurotunnel has warned that the 600 staff who operate the company’s three cross-Channel ferries will lose their...

    9. July 25, 2013

      Eurotunnel chairman attacks competition regulators

      Eurotunnel is operating in a “hostile environment” as it tries to face down two separate regulatory challenges to its...

    10. July 22, 2013

      Eurotunnel and Eurostar bosses clash over running costs

      A furious dispute has broken out between the operator of the Channel tunnel and the monopoly passenger train company using...

    11. July 2, 2013

      HS2’s escalating costs are a familiar problem

      HS2 will be biggest infrastructure project the UK has seen since the building of the Channel tunnel and its high-speed rail...

    12. June 20, 2013

      Eurotunnel fees are too high, rules Brussels

      Eurotunnel could face a cut of up to 50 per cent in the fees it levies on operators using the subsea rail link, after...

    13. June 10, 2013

      Yeo steps aside while watchdog makes inquiries

      Tim Yeo has stepped down from chairing the Commons energy committee as a Parliamentary watchdog examines accusations of...

    14. June 6, 2013

      Eurotunnel barred from offering Dover ferry services

      The French government has hit out at a ruling by the UK competition watchdog to bar Eurotunnel, the company that operates...

    15. April 4, 2013

      Eurotunnel investigation extended

      The UK competition watchdog has signalled it could back down from forcing Eurotunnel to reverse its move into the...

    16. March 21, 2013

      Eurotunnel seeks watchdog ferry compromise

      Eurotunnel is hoping a compromise will be reached between French and UK regulators over its move into the cross-Channel...

    17. March 10, 2013

      Eleclink boosts Channel tunnel power plan

      Eleclink, a venture that aims to transmit surplus electricity between Britain and France, has doubled the planned capacity...

    18. February 19, 2013

      Eurotunnel ferry entry showdown looms

      British and French regulators are lining up for a showdown over Eurotunnel’s attempts to enter the ferry market, after the...

    19. FT Alphaville

      February 19, 2013

      How not to speak to your regulator

      We don’t often write about ferries and transport infrastructure here, but this statement demands an exception. Eurotunnel is...

    20. January 23, 2013

      Eurotunnel revenues jump after Olympics

      Eurotunnel reported record revenues and traffic last year, boosted by the London Olympic and Paralympic Games. The operator...

    21. November 8, 2012

      Regulators split on Eurotunnel ferry deal

      A deal by Eurotunnel that takes the operator of the Channel tunnel into ferry operations for the first time has been cleared...

    22. July 23, 2012

      Eurotunnel shrugs off unit’s cost concern

      Shares in Groupe Eurotunnel fell almost 6 per cent after the operator of the Channel tunnel said half-year operating profits...

    23. July 10, 2012

      Minister seeks to ease Olympics fears

      Ministers on Tuesday were scrambling to avert concerns that London was heading for “Olympic-geddon” amid growing fears that...

    24. June 20, 2012

      Eurotunnel to switch to NYSE Euronext

      Groupe Eurotunnel, operator of the Channel Tunnel between England and France, is to become the first company listed on NYSE...

    25. June 11, 2012

      Eurotunnel to take over SeaFrance vessels

      The company that operates the Channel tunnel between England and France will take over some cross-channel ferries for the...

    26. June 1, 2012

      The booze cruise returns

      Greece may be teetering on the brink of default while the Spanish banking crisis deepens, yet the eurozone turmoil has had...

    27. May 22, 2012

      Travel troubles exercise Olympians

      Argentina’s Olympic equestrian team is not worrying over Heathrow hassle this summer. Instead, the anxiety is whether a...

    28. May 6, 2012

      May to tackle passport queues

      Theresa May is to order a pilot scheme aimed at cutting queues at Britain’s airports by relaxing checks on low-risk British...

    29. May 2, 2012

      Strike poised to worsen airport queues

      Long border queues at airports look poised to worsen next week as immigration officials have announced they will join a...

    30. April 18, 2012

      Eurotunnel condemns new French toll

      Eurotunnel, the Channel tunnel operator, has accused the owner of France’s rail infrastructure of “effectively killing off...

    31. March 27, 2012

      DFDS in Channel crossings expansion

      The Danish ferry operator DFDS is taking on three routes and four ships from French rival Louis Dreyfus Armateurs as the...

    32. March 25, 2012

      UK-Europe high-speed rail freight plan

      A group aiming to substitute 300kph rail services for some short-haul European air freight flights hopes to launch its first...

    33. March 1, 2012

      Eurotunnel gears up for Olympic surge

      The company that runs the Channel tunnel plans to speed up some services and bring a mothballed train back into action as it...

    34. February 8, 2012

      Freight network chief rails at Europe system

      The head of the UK’s largest rail freight operator has fiercely criticised continental European rail networks’ systems for...

    35. February 3, 2012

      New ferry route casts doubt on Eurotunnel plan

      Plans by Eurotunnel, the Channel tunnel operator, to back a new cross-Channel ferry operation will face greater competition...

    36. January 30, 2012

      Eurotunnel weighs SeaFrance options

      The executive chairman of Eurotunnel, the Channel Tunnel operator, said his company was considering a series of operators...

    37. January 9, 2012

      Row over Eurotunnel plan to buy SeaFrance ships

      The largest ferry operator on the key Dover Strait route between England and France has threatened to report Eurotunnel to...

    38. November 16, 2011

      SeaFrance under liquidation threat

      SeaFrance is under threat of being put into liquidation after a French court rejected takeover offers for the cross-Channel...

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