Train reservations in Belgium

Seat reservations and night train reservations

Costs & overview

Train reservations in Belgium

  • Thalys (Paris-Brussels-Rotterdam-Amsterdam, Brussels-Cologne-Dusseldorf)
    Reservation = required
    Availability = limited for Eurail/Interrail passholders (in high season often sold out) 
    € 25 in 2nd class, € 35 in 1st class

  • Eurostar (high-speed trains connecting United Kingdom with France/Belgium/The Netherlands)
    Reservation = required
    Availability = limited for Eurail/Interrail passholders
    € 30 in 2nd class, € 38 in 1st class

  • TGV France (French high-speed trains from Brussels to the south of France)
    Reservation = required
    Availability cheap reservations = limited for Eurail/Interrail passholders (in high season often sold out)
    Availability expensive reservations = unlimited untill train is full
    Cheap: € 10 in 2nd class/1st class
    Expensive: € 20 in 2nd class/1st class
    Please note that in some cases the prices may differ from the above

  • ICE International (German high-speed trains from Brussels to Cologne/Frankfurt am Main)
    Reservation = optional, strongly advised
    Availability = unlimited untill train is full
    € 4,50 in 2nd class and € 5,90 1st class

Rail Map - The Netherlands, Luxembourg & Belgium

Rail Map - The Netherlands, Luxembourg & Belgium