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Looking for the perfect city break or weekend break?

We have a great selection of Eurostar city breaks and weekend breaks in Europe for you to choose from.

Hop on our trains for a quick trip to Paris in France and discover a culture of bistros and cafés. Belgium's capital Brussels will surprise you with its breathtaking mix of art culture and UNESCO sites. Alternatively lose yourself amongst tulip fields, canals and windmills in Holland for a weekend getaway in Amsterdam .

Fancy some sunshine? Catch our direct Eurostar service to Lyon, Marseille or Avignon for a hot weekend break.

 

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Looking for the perfect city break or weekend break?

Eurostar weekend breaks cater to all your short break requirements. Fancy a festive treat to visit some of the best Christmas markets in Europe in the likes of Brussels, Paris or Bruges? Is a Valentine’s break in the most romantic city in the world top of your travel plans? Are you itching to sample some of the best culinary delights from across the continent?  

Whatever your city break desire or your dream destination, choosing Eurostar city breaks means that you’ll arrive in your chosen location in comfort and style. With loads of legroom and space to unwind, our seats are set up for a comfier journey, while our two-bag luggage allowance means you’ll have room for your comfy trainers and those essential outfit changes.

 

 

Amsterdam Holidays

There's so much to do and see in Holland's capital, you'll want to stay longer than a weekend.

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City breaks in Bruges

Visit one of the prettiest towns in Europe and you won't be disappointed, whatever the time of year.

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City breaks in Paris

Paris is all about people watching, as you drink coffee on a café terrace.

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City breaks in Brussels

Beer, waffles, chocolate and culture, and only 2 hrs from London by train.

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What are the best city breaks in France?

Make a quick trip to Paris your city break priority. With history around every corner, bistros and cafes aplenty, and art and culture top of the agenda, Parisians know how-to city break in style. Join them for a couple of days at least. If you fancy a little time away from the crowds, head to the equally as interesting, if less packed, French cities that are ideal for city breaks. Choose from the likes of MarseilleLyonAvignonLilleNantes, or Strasbourg.  

City breaks in Paris

Paris is all about people watching, as you drink coffee on a café terrace.

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City breaks in Strasbourg

Whenever you go, Strasbourg is perfect for a short break or weekend away.

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Lille city breaks

At only 1 hr 30 mins from London, Lille is the perfect destination for a day trip or overnight stay.

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Marseille city breaks

Sun, sea, culture and gastronomy are all combined in this exciting city, just waiting to be explored.

Marseille city breaks

Lyon Holidays

The gastronomic heart of France, this city has it all - history, culture, food and sunshine.

Lyon city breaks

Avignon city breaks

If you love food, culture, sun, wine and sightseeing then look no further.

Things to do in Avignon

City breaks in Nantes

Where else can you hitch a ride on a giant mechanical elephant for a walk around the town?

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What are the best city breaks in Belgium?

Belgium’s capital Brussels might just surprise you with its breath-taking mix of art, culture and UNESCO sites. Alternatively, why not lose yourself in the medieval masterpiece that is Bruges? As arguably the most photogenic city in the world, your camera will never leave your hands. Pick from its medieval step-roofed houses, imposing churches, or the still waters of its canals for your Instagram pics. Don’t forget to sample the chocolate too. Another top pick just 30 minutes from Brussels is the medieval city of Ghent, which offers a little peace and quiet away from the crowds.  

Belgium isn’t just about a trip into the past. Antwerp is the coolest city in the country and caters for all your contemporary needs. Great shopping? Check. Top-notch food? Check. Diamond jewellery? Check. Antwerp is the centre of the diamond trade in Europe and the place to find some true bling.

 

 

 

City breaks in Antwerp

The coolest town in Belgium is well worth a shopping trip or a foodie break.

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City breaks in Strasbourg

Whenever you go, Strasbourg is perfect for a short break or weekend away.

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City breaks in Ghent

Only a 30 minutes train ride from Brussels, explore Ghent in all of its medieval glory for a weekend break.

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Lille city breaks

At only 1 hr 30 mins from London, Lille is the perfect destination for a day trip or overnight stay.

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Disneyland® Paris

We all need a little magic in our lives and where better to rediscover your inner child? 

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South of France holidays

There's a reason so many artists and celebrities flock to this part of the world. Find out why.

South of France holidays

Aix-en-Provence Holidays

Just a short drive from Marseille and the coast, this city of fountains and markets is a great holiday base.

Aix-en-Provence Holidays

Ski holidays

Hop on the ski train and get to the slopes for your ski holiday in comfort and hassle free.

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Things to do in Bordeaux

Wine, food, culture and shopping - all the ingredients for a fantastic holiday.

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