Buy a seat reservation for ICE and Intercity Berlin

Trains between the Netherlands and Germany

Compulsory seat reservation

In summer 2024 from 1 June to 31 August, seat reservation is compulsory on ICE and Intercity Berlin. This reservation is free if you select it while booking your train ticket.

Do you have a train ticket between the Netherlands and Germany without a seat reservation? And want to make sure you can sit down? Then you can reserve a seat online.

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Advantages seat reservation

  • Guaranteed seating: Especially convenient during busy periods, long-haul travel or popular routes.
  • Comfort and convenience: You will have your own seat and plenty of space to relax, work or enjoy the view.
  • Groups and families: If you are traveling with a larger group or family, reserving seats can ensure that you can all sit together.
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  • You have a ticket for ICE International or Intercity Berlin
  • Or you have an Interrail or Eurail Pass
  • Book a seat in the same class as your train ticket
  • Maximum 5 seats in a booking. Need more? Make a separate booking.
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Please note!

A seat reservation is not a valid ticket. In addition, you always need a train ticket.

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