Getlink manages and operates a railroad tunnel under the English Channel connecting continental Europe and the United Kingdom (the Channel Tunnel). Getlink operates and directly markets a shuttle service through the Channel Tunnel carrying passenger and freight vehicles. It also manages the passage of high speed trains (Eurostar) and rail freight services of other train operators through the Channel Tunnel. The Group also controls Europorte (including GB Railfreight in the United Kingdom) which provides a wide range of integrated rail freight services both in France and in the United Kingdom. Net sales break down by activity as follows:
- shuttle services (58.9%): 27 shuttles operated between Coquelles (France) and Folkestone (the United Kingdom), consisting of 18 freight shuttles transporting trucks and 9 passenger shuttles transporting cars and coaches;
- railway services (28.4%): Getlink ensures proper passage through the tunnel of Eurostar passenger trains and freight trains operated by other train operators;
- freight railway transport (11.2%; Europorte);
- other (1.5%): primarily activities related to distribution, telecoms, and real estate development.