Domestic trains

Domestic trains

Besides Intercity services and high-speed train connections, you can also travel across the border with domestic all-station trains. These connections are offered by domestic service providers.

  • All-stations train to Antwerp and Liège
  • All-stations train to Düsseldorf
  • All-stations train to Herzogenrath and Aken
  • All-stations train to Mönchengladbach, Düsseldorf and Hamm
  • All-stations train to Gronau, Münster and Dortmund
  • All-stations train to Leer
All-stations train to Antwerp and Liège

You can travel from Roosendaal to Antwerp and from Maastricht to Liège once an hour with the Belgian railway service NMBS. You can purchase tickets for this journey with NS International, but you can also purchase a ticket for the going Belgian domestic rate at a NMBS ticket machine at Roosendaal station. It is possible to have a subscription for this route by buying an NS border subscription with NS up to the border (Vise or Roosendaal) and to travel from the border with a Belgian border subscription on the Mobib card (can be bought at an NMBS counter). For the route Maastricht-Liège the so-called is Euregio ticket is available, a special day ticket that allows you to travel through the entire Euregio.

More information about Euregio ticket

All-stations train to Düsseldorf

An Abellio all-stations train will run once an hour between Arnhem Centraal and Düsseldorf Hbf. In the Netherlands, the train will only call at Arnhem and Zevenaar. In Germany, the train will call at the stations of Emmerich, Praest, Millingen, Empel Rees, Haldern, Mehrhoog, Wesel-Feldmark, Wesel, Friedrichsfeld, Voerde, Dinslaken, Oberhausen- Holten, Oberhausen- Sterkrade, Oberhausen Hbf, Duisburg Hbf, Düsseldorf Flughafen and final destination Düsseldorf Hbf. Passengers travelling from Arnhem and Zevenaar can buy a ticket at the ticket machine of Verkehrsverbund Rhein-Ruhr (VRR) at their departure station or in the online ticketshop of VRR. Passengers departing from another station can buy a ticket on the NS International website. Please note that your Abellio ticket is not valid for travelling with ICE International between Arnhem and Düsseldorf.

All-stations train from Heerlen to Herzogenrath and Aachen

You can travel with the all-stations train from Arriva once an hour to Herzogenrath and Aachen. For this you can simply check in and out at Arriva, also in Germany there are posts to do this. You can also buy tickets at the ticketmachine from DB at the station of Heerlen or Heerlen de Kissel station. If you want to travel further than Aachen, you can buy tickets at the website of NS International. The so-called is Euregio ticket is also available, a special day ticket that allows you to travel through the entire Euregio.

More information about Euregio ticket

All-stations train from Venlo to Mönchengladbach, Düsseldorf and Hamm

Once an hour a Keolis train runs from Venlo to, among others, Mönchengladbach, Düsseldorf and final destination Hamm. Passengers from Venlo can buy tickets at a DB ticket machine at their departure station or at the online ticketshop from VRR. Passengers departing from another station can buy tickets at the website from NS International.

All-stations train from Enschede to Gronau, Münster and Dortmund

You can travel once an hour with DB Regio to Münster and to Dortmund from Enschede. Passengers from Enschede can buy tickets at the ticketmachine from DB of their departure station. Passengers departuring from another station can purchase tickets at the website of NS International.

All-stations train from Groningen to Leer

You can travel from Groningen to Leer once an hour with Arriva. You can purchase tickets for this journey with NS International, but you can also check in and out using your OV-chip card at the going domestic rate.