Take the train the way you like: we've thought of everything!

A journey from the airport with your luggage? A trip to the seaside with a dog? Or a city trip with your bike?
With SNCB, find out the best ways to travel and our top travel tips.

Travel light:

Left luggage lockers
Available at all the large stations throughout the country
Make life easier for yourself by leaving your bags in a secure locations in the heart of the station.
Rent a bike at the station
Make your city trip easier by renting a bike at the station
With Blue-bike, you can take to the saddle on comfortable town bikes. Available 24 hours a day in 60 stations throughout Belgium.

Or board the train…

... with your luggage or suitcases
It's free!
Simply board the train with your suitcases, pushchair, scooter... Storage spaces are provided in the railway carriages.
... with your favourite pet
It's free for small pets travelling in a basket or cage!
Take your dog for a walk by catching the train. If it isn't travelling in a basket or bag, buy it a €3 Pet Supplement per journey.
... with your bike
It's free for folding bikes, unicycles and scooters!
You can bring your bicycle, tandem, bike trailer or segway on board the train for a small fee: only €4 per journey, whatever the distance travelled.
Travel tips:
  • Take your picnic and with a bottle of water when the weather is hot.
    There isn't a restaurant car on board the trains. Use the litter bins provided and leave the train clean after your journey.
  • There are toilets that are free for public use in all trains.
    Don't hesitate to ask the conductor where they are located.
  • There is a service offering assistance to persons with reduced mobility.
    This service will need to be booked and is completely free. Make enquiries in advance.
  • Wi-Fi is available free of charge in the largest Belgian stations.
  • Sit down wherever you want.
    Take your seat in 1st or 2nd class according to the ticket that you have purchased, on the window side or aisle side: there is no booking of seats.