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You can request a Toegangspas via the website if you work for ProRail, NS Stations, or other affiliated rail carriers. You can also request a Toegangspas via the website if you lease a retail unit from NS Stations, do contract work for NS Stations, work for a railway-related company, or if you need to enter the station for your job.

How to order

Click on the 'Toegangspas aanvragen' link to enter our web portal, where you can order a pass. These passes are available free of charge for eligible pass holders. The passage desk will process your request and send you the products within 5-10 working days.

Using the Toegangspas

The Toegangspas may only be used for the purpose for which it was issued; gaining access to the main railway infrastructure, including transfer facilities, within an area accessible only via access gates, in order to conduct work within the area. This pass may only be used during the period you need to be in the area for work purposes. The pass only offers access for one person.

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I order a Toegangspas?

You can order a Toegangspas via the web portal. Click on the yellow button to order a Toegangspas.

How long is a passagepas valid?

For 2 years.

My pass will expire soon. How can I order a new pass? 

In early November, you will receive a letter with instructions on how to order a new pass.

How many passes can I order at one time?

There is no maximum number of passes that a single company can order. 

I work on behalf of ProRail. What do I need to provide in order to order a Toegangspas?

In accordance with the NVW, you must be in the possession of a Digital Security Passport (DVP) in order to conduct work on behalf of ProRail in zone A or B. You can request a Station Passagepas by uploading a copy of your DVP in the web portal along with your order. 

Where can I find more information about the Digital Security Passport (DVP)?

You can find more information about the Digital Security Passport (DVP) at

Have ProRail and NS made any agreements regarding access to the station?

The Access Agreement with ProRail includes agreements regarding the access control facilities to the stations and platforms. These agreements are a public record.

Additional information

Do you have any questions?

Please contact NS Customer Service