Super fast direct train London-Amsterdam

With a test drive Tuesday is a super fast, direct train service between London and Amsterdam.

The inaugural journey of the Eurostar high-speed train between the United Kingdom and mainland Europe took a small three hours. Starting from april 4, drive the daily fast trains from London St Pancras to Amsterdam and Rotterdam.

"The Eurostar between London and Amsterdam is a long-held desire to offer an attractive train connection with England," said NS-boss Heike Luiten. "Now you can take the train to all neighbouring countries. By the competitive travel times, travel comfort and durability of Eurostar train transport is a good alternative for both business and holiday travellers. "

The launch of the direct connection between London and Amsterdam provides according to the transport company for a new record on the route from London to Brussels. The travel time is 1 hour and 48 minutes, more than a quarter of an hour shorter than now.