NS Flex Traject Vrij

Up to the border

If you regularly travel between the Netherlands and Belgium, than the NS Flex Traject Vrij combined with with a foreign subscription might be something for you. With Traject Vrij , you can get unlimited travel on a set route in the Netherlands to the Belgium border. Belgium Traject Vrij is available to or from:

  • Hazeldonk border
  • Roosendaal border

NS Flex Traject Vrij staat will be placed on your OV-chipkaart and will the following advantages:

  • 40% discount in off-peak hours (when not on the route)
  • 40% discount for 3 fellow travellers
  • Travel costs are afterwards invoiced monthly
  • Travel with train, bus, tram, metro and OV-fiets without having to charge balance
  • The subscription can be terminated or modified on a monthly basis

    More information about NS Flex Traject Vrij and purchasing it can be found at ns.nl or contact NS Customer Service.

    Combination subscriptions

    For the foreign part of your journey there are several subscriptions available that can combined with NS Flex Traject Vrij.

    • For more information about Belgium subscription, go to www.nmbs.be
    • For more information about German subscription, go to www.bahn.de

    NS Flex Traject Vrij to the border and international travel

    When travelling with a Traject Vrij in combination with a foreign subscription, you check in and out at the station you depart from and return to. You do not need to check in and out at the border. Trajct Vrij, together with your foreign subscription form a valid ticket. When you are asked to see your ticket, you will need to show both.

    You can travel with a 40% discount during off-peak hours on routes not included in your Traject Vrij subscription. You will need to do the following:

    • When purchasing your international ticket via NSInternational.nl, you must choose the option ‘40% discount in the Netherlands'.
    • Are you buying your international ticket via a NS self-service ticket machine? Then choose the option ‘NS route with discount’.

    You will then receive an international ticket where the 40% discount is included. Please note: If necessary, book two one-way trips when different conditions apply on the outward and return journey.

    Subscription Roosendaal/Maastricht

    Do you frequently travel from Roosendaal or Maastricht? You also have the possibility to purchase a subscription from NMBS. For the first purchase, you must go to a counter of the NMBS. After that, the renewals can be retrieved via internet or the NMBS ticket vending machines which can also be found at Roosendaal and Maastricht station. It is possible to pay with Dutch bankcards at these ticket vending machines.

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