Le Shuttle freight traffic leaps but has yet to match pre-Covid levels


 

Freight traffic on GetLink’s Le Shuttle bounced back in January this year, transporting 38% more trucks than in January 2021. Getlink, which was formerly known as Groupe Eurotunnel, reported this week that 113,917 trucks were transported in January 2022, compared to 82,484 trucks in January 2021. GetLink said the rise in truck numbers was thanks to the success of its recently launched Eurotunnel Border Pass and fewer Brexit-related border delays compared to the previous January. However pre-pandemic and pre-Brexit levels […]