NS International

Railways of the The Netherlands


NS is the name of the national railways in the Netherlands. NS runs trains between all major cities like Amsterdam and Utrecht, Schiphol and Amsterdam and Amsterdam to The Hague and Rotterdam. 

NS operates comfortable Intercity trains, local trains and one domestic high speed train, the Intercity direct from Amsterdam to Rotterdam and Breda and they are a partner for the Thalys high speed train to Paris, but no stakeholder.

The trains of NS are in general very punctual, clean and frequent - between major cities like Amsterdam and Rotterdam there are up to 6 trains per hour.  

The NS is also serving small stations in all corners of The Netherlands. 

The international branch of NS is called NS International. 

Rail Map - The Netherlands, Luxembourg & Belgium

Rail Map - The Netherlands, Luxembourg & Belgium

Trains in the Netherlands - Info

Train travel in The Netherlands

In The Netherlands you can travel by comfortable Intercity trains. Train tickets are available 12 months in advance (except for October-December when the yearly updated timetable is introduced) 

High speed trains 

Regional and Intercity trains

Night trains 


The Netherlands by train - Train tickets & info

Train tickets in The Netherlands

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