Reisplanner Xtra travel planner app
With the Reisplanner Xtra travel planner app, you always have access to up to date travel information, such as departure times for each station, crowd forecasts, prices, facilities at the station and on the train and much more. It is free for iPhone, iPad or Android telephones and tablets.
Up to date travel information always available
With Reisplanner Xtra you always have access to up to date travel information. The app shows you departure times and platforms, crowd forecasts, price and the average punctuality for your train and route, as well as possible delays or planned engineering work. In addition, the Reisplanner Xtra app provides current news and useful notifications. For example, a notification regarding checking out with your OV-chipkaart.
New: current train length in the Reisplanner Xtra travel planner app
Travellers can now see how long their train is in the Reisplanner Xtra app. If the train is shorter than usual, for example due to a disruption or defect, then it will be displayed in the Reisplanner Xtra app. That way, you can see whether you should prepare for the train being more crowded than usual before you leave.
Download the Reisplanner Xtra travel planner app for free
You can download Reisplanner Xtra travel planner app for free with your Android and/or iOS smartphone and tablet.
What the Reisplanner Xtra travel planner app can do
You can save favourite journeys under ‘My journeys’. This way you do not have to re-enter them every time you need information. You can see up to date travel advice in just one glance. You can also quickly and easily check earlier and later journey times by swiping back and forth.
Planning your journey with public transport
The Reisplanner Xtra travel planner app also allows you to plan your entire journey to and from the station by bus, tram or metro.
Price based on season ticket
When you use the app, you can indicate which season ticket you have via 'settings'. After that, you can view the price of your journey in your travel advice. This setting takes into account the discount to which you are entitled at the moment you wish to travel.
The journeys you have planned are automatically stored in your travel history. This enables you to easily find previously planned journeys.
Up to date travel information, disruptions and engineering work
You always have access to up to date travel information, so you can instantly view departure times at any chosen station. The app also provides an overview of current disruptions and engineering work across the country, including any engineering work planned over the next 10 days.
Receiving push notifications about amended timetables
When we are forced to change the train timetables as a result of weather forecasts, we will inform you in advance using push notifications.
For Android devices, go to 'Settings' in the main menu and click on the box next to "Pushberichten" (Push notifications), For IOS devices, place a check next to "Ontvang calamiteiten" (Receive emergency reports).
Using the Reisplanner Xtra app you can see which facilities are available in the train, such as WiFi, toilets and so forth. In addition, you can see exactly where the train is on its route in real time using the train radar. This train radar is currently only available for Android telephones and tablets.
Facilities at stations
You can easily see an overview of all the facilities at nearby stations or at a chosen station. The OV-fiets, Greenwheels and NS Zonetaxi locations are also shown. In addition, in the main menu under 'Services', you can book an NS Zonetaxi or check whether an OV-fiets is available at your station.
The indicator provides a forecast of the average indication of how busy the train will be and is based on past figures and the planned train length. If your chosen train is a busy one, then you can check the planner to see if an earlier or later train is less busy. You can also use the app to report how busy the train you are travelling on is.
When you click on the arrows (Android) or options-more information (iPhone) at the top right of your travel advice screen, you will see a punctuality figure. This figure indicates how often the train was on time in the last 3 months. If you click on this punctuality percentage, you can view background information about it.
Current train length and composition
The app also shows you what kind of train is scheduled for the journey and how long it is. You can also see if it is equipped with WiFi or a bicycle compartment. It is possible that the regularly scheduled train may need to be replaced by a different type of train than planned. If the train is shorter than usual, and therefore potentially more crowded, then we will also communicate that via the Reisplanner Xtra app.
Read information about the application and frequently asked questions. Would you like to know more about the Reisplanner Xtra travel planner app? Then please use the app to directly contact the developers.
NS-Business Card holders and the Reisplanner Xtra travel planner app
Are you travelling for work and do you have an NS-Business Card? The Travel planner Xtra has special functionality for NS-Business Card holders. It allows you to:
- correct a forgotten check out that has been billed to your monthly invoice;
- change classes;
- view your journeys and transactions;
- add and edit characteristics;
- order a taxi or a Greenwheels car (you need an active Greenwheels account to do this);
- view locations of Q-Park P+R car parks and see how busy they are.
When you have Reisplanner Xtra installed, you only have to log in 1 x using the login details for Mijn NS Zakelijk. To do this, open the Reisplanner Xtra app and select Mijn NS-account in the menu. Then select NS-Business Card and use the login details for Mijn NS Zakelijk.