Website terms of use

Welcome to Eurotunnel.com (“the Website”). This Website is owned and operated by Eurotunnel (“us”, “we” and “our”) which is an association constituting a partnership between The Channel Tunnel Group Limited a company registered in England with number 01811435 whose registered office is at the UK Terminal, Ashford Road, PO Box 2000, Folkestone, Kent, CT18 8XX and France Manche SA a company incorporated in France whose princpal address is at 3 rue de la Boétie Paris 75008, France.

The terms and conditions below govern your use of this Website. Please read these carefully before using this Website. Your use of this Website indicates that you accept these terms. If you do not agree to these terms you must not use this Website.

Copyright and Trademarks

Unless otherwise stated, the copyright, database rights, trademark rights and other intellectual property rights in the contents of this Website (including without limitation all design, text, graphics, audio, video or image files and program code) are owned by us or our licensors. This includes the organisation and layout of this Website together with any underlying software code.

You may print and download extracts from this Website for your own personal use. You may not modify, alter, republish, redistribute, resend, sell or broadcast any material on this Website to any other party or make such material available on-line or make the same available in hard copy or on any other media without our prior written permission.

If you breach any of these terms your permission to use this Website automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any downloads or printed extracts from this Website.

Availability

Whilst we endeavour to ensure that this Website is normally available 24 hours a day, we shall not be liable if for any reason this Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. Access to this Website may be suspended temporarily and without notice in the case of system failure, maintenance or repair or for reasons beyond our control.

Your Responsibilities

You may only use this Website in accordance with these terms and conditions. In particular you agree to use this Website only for lawful and proper purposes and:

  • not to post or transmit to or from this Website any material that is threatening, defamatory, obscene, indecent, offensive, pornographic, abusive or otherwise unlawful or objectionable;
  • not to do, cause or permit anything to be done that may infringe our intellectual property rights or those of third parties;
  • not to do, cause or permit anything to be done which infringes the privacy rights of any third party;
  • not to do, cause or permit anything to be done that may be technically harmful (including, without limitation, computer viruses, logic bombs, Trojan horses, worms, harmful components, corrupted data or other malicious software or harmless data);
  • not to make any unauthorised, false or fraudulent booking;
  • not to alter or modify any part of this Website.

Other than personally identifiable information, which is covered under our Privacy Policy any material you transmit or post to this Website shall be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary and we shall be free to use such material as we see fit including copying, disclosing, distributing, incorporating and otherwise using such material and all data, images, sounds, text and other things embodied therein for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes.

Links to and from other Websites

We sometimes provide links to other websites (including those of our contractual partners). If you use links to third party websites on this Website you will leave this Website. We do not control and are not responsible for these websites or their content or availability. Accordingly we do not make any representations about them, or any material found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. Whilst we will do our best to help you in any dispute that arises between you and a third party we cannot be responsible for any loss or damage. If you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to this Website, you do so entirely at your own risk.

Disclaimer

Whilst we endeavour to ensure that the information on this Website is correct and updated, we do not warrant the accuracy and completeness of the material on this Website. We may make changes to the material on this Website, or to the products, services and prices described in it, at any time without notice. Any reference to any product or service is not a promise that such product or service is available. You should take appropriate steps to verify any information before acting on it.

The material on this Website is provided “as is”, without any conditions, warranties or other terms of any kind as to the operation of our Website, the accuracy of the information or the products or services referred to on it. Accordingly, to the maximum extent permitted by law, we provide you with this Website on the basis that we exclude all representations, warranties, conditions and other terms which but for these terms and conditions might have effect in relation to this Website.

Liability

We exclude all liability and responsibility for any amount or kind of loss or damage that may result to you or a third party (including without limitation, any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damages, or any loss of income, profits, goodwill, data, contract, use of money, or loss or damage arising from or connected in anyway to business interruption, and whether in tort (including without limitation negligence) contract or otherwise) in connection with this Website in any way or in connection with the use, inability to use or the results of use of this Website, any websites linked to this Website or the material on such websites, including but not limited to loss or damage due to viruses that may infect your computer equipment, software, data or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing this Website or your downloading of any material from this Website or any websites linked to this Website.

Nothing in these terms and conditions shall exclude or limit our liability for:

  • (a) death or personal injury caused by our negligence;
  • (b) fraud; or
  • (c) any liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

Corporate Information

No information contained in this Website is an invitation to invest in shares, or any other products or services or to otherwise deal in these or enter into a contract with any company. The information provided should not be relied upon in connection with any investment decision.

Our past performance indicated on our Website is not a guide to future performance. The price of shares and the income carried from them can go down as well as up and you may not recoup your original investment.

Conditions of Carriage

These terms and conditions only govern your use of this Website. Separate terms and conditions apply to our products and services. In addition if you buy a travel ticket on this Website our conditions of carriage also apply. Click here to view them.

Changes to these terms and conditions

We may revise these terms and conditions at anytime by updating this posting. You should check this Website from time to time to review the current terms and conditions because they are binding on you. Certain provisions of these terms and conditions may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages at this Website.

Severability

If any part of these terms and conditions is found to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable, the offending part shall be amended or extracted from the remaining terms all of which shall remain in full force as permitted by law.

Jurisdiction

These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. Disputes arising in connection with these terms and conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.

Last Updated: 21/08/2007