Brussels, Antwerp and Liege: Extend your journey free of charge
Your Thalys ticket allows you to travel free of charge starting the day before your outbound trip until the day after your return trip on SNCB trains in the Brussels1, Antwerp² and Liege³ zones (except Brussels-Airport4).
Note: The free journey is included in your Thalys ticket from or to Brussels-Midi, Antwerp-Central or Liege-Guillemins for the respective zones. It is not available Ticketless.
All other stations: Get the All Belgian Stations (ABS) fare
For a little extra fee, you can purchase an All Belgian Stations (ABS) fare to extend your Thalys journey with a connection train on the SNCB national network. Your ABS ticket allows travel on departure or arrival between any Belgian station and your Thalys station starting the day before your outbound trip until the day following your return trip.
Note: The ABS fare cannot be purchased Ticketless. It cannot be combined with the following fares: Culture offer, Adult/Young/Kid group, Passengers in wheelchairs, Companion and Pass.
1 The Brussels zone includes the following stations: Brussels-Midi, Berchem-Sainte-Agathe, Bockstael, Boondael, Bordet, Boitsfort, Brussels-Central, Brussels-Congres, Brussels-Chapelle, Brussels-Luxembourg, Brussels-Midi, Brussels-Nord, Brussels-Ouest, Brussels-Schuman, Delta, Etterbeek, Evere, Forest-Est, Forest-Midi, Haren, Haren-Sud, Jette, Meiser, Mérode, Moensberg, Schaerbeek, Simonis, St-Job, Uccle-Calevoet, Uccle-Stalle, Vivier d'oie and Watermael.
2 The Antwerp zone includes the following stations: Antwerp-Central, Antwerp-Berchem, Antwerp-Dam, Antwerp-Luchtbal, Antwerp-Noorderdokken, Antwerp-Est and Antwerp-Sud.
3 The Liege zone includes the following stations: Liege-Guillemins, Angleur, Bressoux, Chênée, Liege-Jonfosse, Liege-Palais and Sclessin.
4 For Brussels-Airport, the Diabolo fee must be paid, but it isn’t included in the Thalys ticket price.