Eurostar & city transit tix

This item appears on page 23 of the April 2009 issue.

Travelers who ride Eurostar (phone +44 0 1233 617 575, now can purchase, on board the train, tickets for public transit within Paris, London or Brussels. Pounds or euros are accepted. For Paris, 10 Métro tickets cost £12. One ticket valid for five journeys in Brussels costs £6.20. A London visitor Oyster Card costs £12.