Eurostar brings Amazon Prime to new app

Eurostar brings Amazon Prime to new app

Eurostar will be unveiling a range of critically acclaimed Amazon Prime Video content on board its fleet of e320 trains via the new app.

Eurostar will be the first transport operator in Europe to feature Prime Video on board, free for all passengers to enjoy as they speed across the Channel.

Launching on Eurostar’s state-of-the-art fleet of e320 trains, travellers can view a range of Amazon’s top original drama, comedy and kids television shows from Prime Video, simply by using their own device to connect to the free on-board Wi-Fi and the new app.

The new programmes will add to Eurostar’s existing line-up of over 300 hours of TV shows and films.

These include The Grand Tour, Man in the High Castle, and Transparent, as well as a range of Amazon’s acclaimed kids shows including Gortimer Gibbons’ Life on Normal Street, Just Add Magic, and The Kicks.

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The catalogue will be refreshed on a regular basis to offer passengers a wide range of exclusive Prime Video shows.

Neil Roberts, head of digital, Eurostar, said: “Our on board entertainment system offers passengers more than 300 hours of free content, all available through the new app, accessible on their own device.

“With our new Amazon Prime Video partnership, we’re delighted to offer our travellers even more choice, as they speed across the Channel on our new trains.”

Designed to offer both business and leisure travellers a more streamlined experience with a sleek new design and a simple navigation plane, the new app allows customers to access every part of the journey in a few simple clicks from their smartphone.

With quick and convenient check-in, a seamless city-centre to city-centre journey, and a generous baggage allowance, Eurostar is the ideal way to travel between London and mainland Europe.