Eurostar at a glance


Name: Velaro e320

Manufacturer: Siemens

Composition: 16 distributed motorised bodies, including 2 bar cars.

Length: 390 metres

Capacity: 889 passengers

Power: it develops a power of 16 MW.

Power supply: a truly international equipment, which can operate on 4 voltages and 5 different networks.

Maximum speed: 320 km/h

Template: adapted to the European high-speed network, as well as to the Channel Tunnel and the HS1 line connecting it to London.

Park: Eurostar currently operates 17 e320s.