TGV to France

Met de TGV naar Marseille
  • All of France within your reach
  • Enjoy seeing the French country side pass you by while you travel
  • No luggage check-in
  • No extra costs or luggage
  • Book 3 months in advance
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Travel quickly to France by train

With TGV (Train à Grande Vitesse, the French high-speed train) you can travel quickly to your favourite destinations in France. Sit back in your comfortable chair while you travel at 320 kilometres an hour! Another plus: you do not need to check-in your luggage or be at the station hours in advance. You therefore no longer need to travel by plane for a speedy trip!

The five most important TGV railway lines will rapidly bring you to all corners of France:

Changing trains in Brussels or Paris

For cities in the southeast of France, like Marseille and Montpellier, you can travel to Brussels Zuid(Midi) with Thalys or with Intercity Brussels. In Brussels you can catch a connecting TGV train so that you don’t have to pass through, but around, Paris.
To travel with TGV to other destinations in France, like Bordeaux, Toulouse and Straatsburg, you’ll first need to travel to Paris Nord with Thalys.

Travel in comfort with TGV

From within the light, cheerful compartments, designed by French designer Christain Lacroix, you will see the French country side fly past while you enjoy the optimal comfort of the spacious seats with headrest, folding table, footrest, adjustable backrest and personal nightlight!

1st class

  • Maximum comfort
  • Spacious and adjustable seats (as much as 95 cm legroom!)
  • Outlets for your electrical equiment
  • Bar carriage where you can order snacks, meals and hot and cold drinks
  • Access to the NS International Lounges at Amsterdam Centraal, Schiphol and Rotterdam Centraal

2nd class

  • Comfortable seating (92 cm legroom)
  • Communication and family areas
  • Extra luggage area
  • Bar carriage where you can order snacks, meals and hot and cold drinks

 

Family areas

Travelling with TGV is comfortable and practical for families. Book a place in the area especially reserved for families: your children have access to a table which they can use to play and you can easily heat up a meal for them or change a diaper.

Food and drink on board TGV

Do you want something to eat or drink? The TGV offers a wide variety of meals which are available in the Bar TGV, the kiosk or one of the vending machines. At the same time, you can discover our selection of DVDs, magazines, games and cards!

Practical information for TGV

Booking your ticket to France

You can book tickets to almost any TGV destinations online. Online booking will make exploring and travelling to la douce France so much easier. And if you book online you won’t have to pay a booking fee. Could you use some help? Then you book per telephone at the Service Center (030-2300023).

Your TGV ticket always includes seat reservations, which means that you make a booking for a specific train. You ticket states the carriage and seat number that you have booked. On the side of the TGV trains can see the carriage number, as well as the location or the bar carriage. That way you see the best place to board the train.

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