Thalys, also known as the red train connects Brussels and the Benelux with destinations in France, Germany and the Netherlands at speeds of up to 300 km/hr. In 2009 Thalys launched a new section of high-speed line, cutting journey times. Today (...)
Opening hours: Monday to Friday: 9am to 10pm Saturday: 9am to 10pm Sunday: 9am to 12am Trains operating in and from this station: International trains (Eurostar, Thalys, ICE), High speed trains, Intercity, CityNightLine, Regional trains Services: Rail agents, Assistance for disabled persons and junior travellers, Lost and found, Police station, Tourist Information Point, Toilets, Luggage storage, Wi-Fi Internet, ATM and Phone cabins.
Opening hours: Monday to Friday: 12am to 11:59pm Saturday and Sunday: 12am to 11:59pm
Trains operating in and from this station: Intercity trains, Thalys, ICE and Eurostar Services: Rail agents, Assistance for disabled persons and junior travellers, Lost and found, Tourist Information Point, Toilets, Luggage storage, Wi-Fi Internet, ATM and Phone cabins.
Amsterdam, the capital city of the Netherlands, is located in the province of North Holland. The city got its name from a dam in the river Amstel and was a small fishing village at its creation. Nowadays Amsterdam is a busy seaport and one of the top European financial centres as well as a major cultural hub. The canals, world-famous museums and historical sights makes Amsterdam one of the most romantic and beautiful cities in Europe. It has all the advantages of a big city: culture, nightlife, restaurants with international cuisine, good transport system. However, the city has also a quiet and relaxed atmosphere largely thanks to its extensive canals, low road traffic, small green parks and flower fields. In Amsterdam, places of interest are never far away, get a bike or hop on a tram for an authentic local experience. Amsterdam can be reached easily by train from other European capitals - Paris, London or Brussels.
Brussels, the capital city of Belgium, is home to several European Union institutions and many international organisations. Being a trendy city, Brussels is ideal for weekend getaways and holidays. Its famous and delicious chocolates as well as its great variety of beers are the delight of every visitor.
The city is also known for its famous attractions, the star being the Manneken Pis. With its numerous institutions, museums, galleries, beautiful parks, fascinating walks, trendy restaurants and bars, Brussels justifies its name as the capital of Europe.