Train travel in the Netherlands is easy, convenient and efficient. In fact, most locals prefer to ride the rails rather than have a car of their own. While in the Netherlands, consider a visit to the Keukenhof flower gardens and the traditional houses of the Zaanse Schans. Amsterdam is a tourist heaven, with major art museums and nightlife attractions and plenty to see and do with your Eurail Benelux Pass.
Trains in the Netherlands
All major tourist destinations in the Netherlands are within 2½ hours of Amsterdam. Nederlandse Spoorwegen (NS) operates this efficient railway network.
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Pass benefits in the Netherlands
Check out the extra discounts and offers for Eurail pass holders in the Netherlands, including reductions on certain ferry crossings.
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Netherlands quick facts
- Capital: Amsterdam
- Population: 16.6 million
- Language: Dutch
- Currency: Euro (EUR)
- Rail company: NS
- Railway size: 1,860 mi (3,000 km)