How much do seat reservations cost?
The costs of seat reservations depend on the type of train, the type of seat, and the railway company charging the fee. For an overview of these costs, check out our useful list of reservation fees.
If you book your reservations through us, you'll also pay a small booking fee of 2 euros per traveler per train.
Some reservations are only available in paper form and will be sent to you by mail (€9 shipping cost per order).
Example: A 1st class reservation on the Thalys high-speed train from Paris to Amsterdam will cost you 35 euros reservation fee + 2 euros booking fee = 37 euros.
Can I avoid seat reservations?