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20/01/1986 Channel Tunnel announced

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Channel Tunnel out of the depths 20 years on

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Inside the other Channel Tunnel you don't normally see

It was opened in May 1994. The tunnel is a 50.45 kilometres long. It links linking Folkestone, Kent, in the United Kingdom, with Coquelles, Pas-de-Calais, near Calais in northern France. The tunnel leads beneath the English Channel at the Strait of Dover. At its lowest point, it is 75 m deep below the sea bed.