Industrial action at Port of Calais causing major travel disruptions

Ongoing industrial action is causing major disruption at the Port of Calais. Eurostar and Eurotunnel services were suspended for the rest of the day after striking ferry workers broke through security fences and set tires on fire on the tracks. Thousands of cross-Channel passengers are stranded. Ferry services to and from Dover are also suspended. Services to Dunkirk are continuing to operate as normal.

Advice For Travellers

Disrupted passengers have been advised to e-mail for information on refunds. Passengers hoping to travel to Calais by ferry are advised to contact their ferry operators. Non-freight traffic travelling to Dover are advised to use the A2 and M2.

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