FMN carriers also lose proceedings on the merits

FMN carriers also lose proceedings on the merits

For the second time in a short time, the FMN loses a lawsuit on the same matter. The group of private rail carriers, united in the Federation of Mobility Companies in the Netherlands (FMN) – including…

Rover rejects mandatory train reservation for Intercity Brussels

Rover rejects mandatory train reservation for Intercity Brussels

According to Rover, NS's policy does not fit in at all with the social task of promoting international travel by train. NS is hindering the growth of international trains with…

NS is converting 170 unmanned public transport bicycle distribution points

NS is converting 170 unmanned public transport bicycle distribution points

The first distribution points that are already ready can be found at Geldrop, Deurne and Heeze stations. Nowadays you see the OV-fiets everywhere, in the city but also…

Investment of 4 million by NS and the Province of North Holland

Investment of 4 million by NS and the Province of North Holland

Through a good basic public transport network and a subsequent more fine-grained mobility network, NS and the Province of North Holland can contribute to a sustainable and optimal door-to-door journey for everyone. In…

Travel from A to B during King's Day

Travel from A to B during King's Day

On Thursday, April 27, 2023, the King will celebrate King's Day in Rotterdam together with his family. The Netherlands turns orange and celebrates King's Day. There are all kinds of activities throughout the country, such as free markets,…

Uber rates are being introduced to NS train passengers during…

Uber rates are being introduced to NS train passengers during…

Rover finds it worrying that train passengers are in danger of having to pay for the financial problems caused by corona. Uber charges variable rates that depend on demand…

Board the Intercity New Generation from today

Board the Intercity New Generation from today

In the coming year, the current intercity trains on the High-Speed ​​Line will be replaced by the new New Generation Intercity trains. Today the time has finally come, the new Intercity New Generation (ICNG) of…

Rail passenger and freight transport Den Bosch-Boxtel resumed

Rail passenger and freight transport Den Bosch-Boxtel resumed

No badgers or beavers were observed during the work in Esch and Vught. Trains are running again between Den Bosch and Boxtel. The badgers have moved and the track has been restored.…

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NS warns travelers about possible leaked personal data

The data breach took place at the supplier market research agency Blauw. As a precaution, NS today informed travelers about a possible data breach at one of their suppliers. At the market research agency Blauw where…

Badger family under Essche railway is not home for Prorail

Badger family under Essche railway is not home for Prorail

In Esch, badgers have undermined the track, meaning that the safety of train traffic could no longer be guaranteed. The castle in the railway embankment has now been almost completely excavated, but there…

Negative advice on scaled-down NS timetable in 2024

Negative advice on scaled-down NS timetable in 2024

NS is currently running only 87% of the original 2023 timetable due to staff shortages. Rover and the other consumer organizations find it unacceptable that NS will not yet fully implement the timetable next year…

Trial electronic lock OV-fiets at Den Bosch station

Trial electronic lock OV-fiets at Den Bosch station

The trial started in Den Bosch because public transport bicycles are widely used here. The Dutch Railways has started a trial in the bicycle shed at Den Bosch station.…