Passing through the gates without travelling
More and more stations are installing access gates in order to improve security at the stations and in the train, and to reduce the number of travellers without a ticket. If you would like to use the facilities at the station without travelling, or if you work at or near the station, you can read more about the options available below.
Saying goodbye or shopping
You can use an OV-chipkaart with a balance on the card to pass through the access gates at a station.
Access for residents
A Passagepas allows local residents to pass through closed station access gates.
Access for employees, transporters, tenants, and emergency services.
A Toegangspas or KeyCard allows you to pass through closed station access gates.