Eurail benefits in the Netherlands

View of the canals of Amsterdam The Netherlands

If your Eurail pass is valid in the Netherlands, you can get discounts on ferry crossings to Great Britain as well as other offers.

To take advantage of these offers just show your Eurail pass or contact the company, that offers the benefit, directly. Free travel offers are only valid during travel days, whereas other benefits apply during the entire validity of your pass.


Stena Line at twilight
Stena Line ferry at twilight

Set sail for Great-Britain with Stena Line ferries

Eurail pass holders receive a 30% discount on the route:

  • Hoek van Holland – Harwich (Great-Britain)

For this ferry route, a reservation is compulsory.

Booking information
Tickets can be booked by phone or purchased at the port on presentation of your Eurail Pass.


For bookings, call +44 (0)8445 762 762 (United Kingdom) or +353 (0)1907 5388 (Ireland). For more information, check the Stena Line website.


Hoek van Holland can be reached in 30 minutes by train from Rotterdam.


Map with Stena Line ferry routes


NS Lounge
The NS International lounge

NS Lounges

Holders of a 1st class Eurail pass get free access to the NS International lounges located in Amsterdam Central, Breda, Rotterdam Central and Schiphol.

Travel directly from Eindhoven to Düsseldorf and London

Travel by bus between The Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and Great Britain on the following routes:

  • London-Antwerp-Eindhoven-Düsseldorf

  • Brussels-Roermond-Düsseldorf

Pass holders with a Global Pass need a reservation only (regular reservation fee). Pass holders with a Pass which is not valid in all countries through which the bus passes need a reservation and a ticket for the section not covered by the pass.

Tickets and reservations are available at railway ticket windows in Germany or by calling the DB.


Hotel Amsterdam
Great comfort in Hotel Amsterdam

Stay in the heart of the Dutch capital

Stay at Hotel Amsterdam, just off Dam Square in the middle of the city, and receive an exclusive 15% discount!


To secure the discount, go to the Hotel Amsterdam booking page and select 'Eurail' in the 'Select rate' box.

Address: Damrak 93-94, 1012 LP, Amsterdam.

Phone: +31 20 555 0 666


This hotel is only a 5-minute walk from Amsterdam Central Station.

Meininger Hostels & Hotels

Get a 10% discount on your stay at the Meininger Amsterdam City West Hotel in Amsterdam.

Wi-Fi is free in the hotels and hostels.

Booking Information
The discount is only available for bookings via Meininger by email, or per telephone +49 30 666 36 100. Please use the Meininger website to check availability.


Batavia Stad shopping
Shopping in Batavia Stad

Enjoy a shopping day out in Batavia Stad Amsterdam Fashion Outlet

Show your Eurail Pass at the Information Centre in Batavia Stad Amsterdam Fashion Outlet and receive:

  • VIP voucher offering a 10% discount on outlet prices

  • Discount voucher for food and drink

  • Free return ticket for the Shopping Shuttle

The Shopping Shuttle departs daily at 10:00 from the Victoria Park Plaza Hotel Amsterdam.

For more information, please visit

The Amsterdam Museum
The Amsterdam Museum

Visit the Amsterdam Museum

Learn all about Amsterdam: then, now and in the future. Show your Eurail Pass to get a 25% discount on the entrance fee.


The discount applies to one adult per Pass, and cannot be exchanged for cash. For more information, please visit the Amsterdam Museum website.

Blue Boat Company
The Blue Boat Company

Discover Amsterdam with the Blue Boat Company

See all of Amsterdam's highlights with the Blue Boat Company tours. Eurail Pass holders get a 20% discount on the following tours:

  1. City canal cruise (daytime or evening)*

  2. City canal cruise + The Rijksmuseum

  3. City canal cruise + Heineken Experience


*Evening cruises need to be reserved by sending an email to

You can pick up your tickets at the offices of Blue Boat Company at Stadhouderskade 30, opposite the Hard Rock Café and next to the Rijksmuseum OR at Stadhouderskade 550, opposite the Heineken Experience.

For more information, please visit or dial +31 (0)206791370.

Portraits of the Golden Age
Portraits of the Dutch Golden Age

See the art of the Dutch Golden Age

The Portrait Gallery of the Golden Age shows you life in 17th century Amsterdam, through 30 enormous group portraits.

With your Eurail Pass, you get a 25% discount on the regular entrance fee. Children under 12 years old have free entrance.


To claim your discount, please present your Eurail Pass upon purchase of your ticket. For more information, please visit the Portrait Gallery of the Golden Age website.

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