Pick up or drop off
Do you want to pick up or drop off someone on the platform? This is possible of course. You will need an OV-chipkaart loaded with credit and you will need to check in and out within 20 minutes.
Check in and out within 20 minutes
In order to pick up or drop off someone at a station, you will need to check in with your OV-chipkaart. You will then pay the boarding fare. If you check out again within 20 minutes, you will not be charged. Your full boarding fare will be returned to your OV-chipkaart, With NS the period is longer. Here you will not be charged as long as you check out again within 60 minutes