RET service points and opening hours

Note: You pay a surcharge of €0.50 at an RET Service Point or RET Service Shop for products you can also buy from a vending machine or over the Internet.

Find a top-up and collection point for the public transport chip card near you.

Opening hours during public holidays

During the turn of the year, all ticket machines of the above-ground metro stations are closed. On 31 December 31, from 3pm until noon on 1 January, purchasing tickets from these machines or topping up your balance of your public transport chip card is not possible at above-ground metro stations. Therefore, make sure you have sufficient balance on your public transport chip card.

Public holidayBeursZuidpleinCentral StationLaan op Zuid
Good Friday 7am – 7pm7am – 7pm7am – 10pmClosed
Easter Sunday9.30am – 5.30pm9.30am – 5.30pm8.30am – 10pmClosed
Easter Monday9.30am – 5.30pm9.30am – 5.30pm8.30am – 10pmClosed
King's birthday
(27 April)
9.30am – 5.30pm9.30am – 5.30pm8.30am – 10pmClosed
Liberation Day
(5 May)
9.30am – 5.30pm9.30am – 5.30pm8.30am – 10pmClosed
Ascension Day9.30am – 5.30pm9.30am – 5.30pm8.30am – 10pmClosed
Whit Sunday9.30am – 5.30pm9.30am – 5.30pm8.30am – 10pmClosed
Whit Monday9.30am – 5.30pm9.30am – 5.30pm8.30am – 10pmClosed
Saint Nicholas
(5 December)
9.30am – 5.30pm9.30am – 5.30pm7am – 10pmClosed
Christmas Day
(25 December)
ClosedClosed8am – 10pmClosed
Boxing Day
(26 December)
Closed9.30am – 5.30pm8am – 10pmClosed
New Year's Eve (31 December)7am – 7pm7am – 7pm7am – 8pm9am – 5pm
New Year's Day (1 January)9.30am – 5.30pmClosed8am – 10pmClosed