Travel when you like with the InterCity train: no seat reservation needed

InterCity trains to Amsterdam, Lille, Luxembourg and beyondInterCity trains

Complementing the high-speed train offer, InterCity trains are conventional day-time trains running across the Benelux at high frequency. Easily book your InterCity train tickets between Belgium, the Netherlands, France and Luxembourg from SNCB International.

Why travel by InterCity train?

  • Connects hundreds of big and smaller cities in the Benelux and Europe
  • No seat reservation: no need to book a long time ahead
  • Flexibility: travel on the train of your choice - your ticket isn't time-bound
  • Countless connections with local trains: reach even the smaller train stations nearby your destination
  • Numerous national and international discounts

Travel update

Main InterCity connections to and from BelgiumMain InterCity connections

Intercity trains to/from Belgium on a map

Travel at your own pace

No seat reservation
No seat reservation
Travel whenever you like
Travel whenever you like
IC in Europe
Other InterCity and EuroCity trains in Europe

Fares and discounts available on InterCity trainsFares and discounts


Discover the Intercity fares for specific passenger groups.


There are a few specific discount cards valid for InterCity trains.


Check the timetables for InterCity Netherlands trains departing from Belgium in our brochure (PDF in French).


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Frequent questions about Intercity trainsQuestions about InterCity trains

InterCity train in Belgium
Can I take my bike on the train?
Who can use the NS International lounges (Amsterdam, Rotterdam and Schiphol)?Who can use the NS International lounges?
Why don't some tickets show the departure and arrival time?
What's the easiest way to find the lowest fares for InterCity trains?
Can I get a season ticket for my journeys on international trains?Can I get a season ticket for international trains?
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