Travel by rail to the best attractions and events

  • Forget parking worries and board the train to your recreation destination
  • Choose an ecological and sustainable means of transport
  • An unforgettable experience, which is free for children under 12 (max. 4 children per passenger over the age of 12)
  • 50% discount on your return travel on the day of visiting the attraction (departure permitted from 9 am)
  1. Purchase an admission to an attraction or an even from one of our partners and get your unique SNCB code
  2. Use your unique SNCB code to purchase your Discovery Ticket (one month before departure at the earliest)
  3. Children under the age of 12 travel free of charge without the need for a rail ticket
Full information about the Discovery Ticket below

Find out about travelling with a Discovery Ticket

Discovery Ticket is only available online. All you need to complete a purchase is your SNCB code. This code is available on your admission ticket to your chosen attraction or event, or on our partner's web site.
You can print out the Discovery Ticket or keep the PDF on your smartphone.
The Discovery Ticket discount only applies to your return rail travel on the same day. If your journey requires the use of a bus, tram or the metro, you will need to purchase an additional transport ticket.

A Discovery Ticket is a return rail ticket to the attraction or event on your chosen date.

The journey can only be made from 9 am. View the journey planner (on this page) to find out your rail travel times.

No, if your departure station is Brussels Airport - Zaventem, the Brussels Airport Supplement is automatically added to the price of your Discovery Ticket.

The Discovery Ticket is only available in second class. To travel in first class, it is possible to purchase a first-class supplement.

Present your Discovery Ticket and your identity card at each inspection during your journey.

Departing on your rail journey is not permitted before 9 am.

The Discovery Ticket is always non-transferable. You can't therefore transfer it or resell it to someone else.
The Discovery Ticket cannot be exchanged, cancelled, or refunded.

*Discount only applied to the non-fixed part of the Standard fare. In 2nd class, the fixed amount is € 1.1649 per single journey. In 1st class, it is € 1.5144 (less than 37km) or € 1.6309 (37km - 51km) or € 1.7939 (52km and more) per single journey. The minimum price per single journey is € 2.50 in 2nd and € 3.20 in 1st class.

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