- time: you no longer need to ask the driver for a ticket.
- money: your ticket is cheaper than if you bought it aboard a bus or a tram.
Have you ever needed to take the bus or the tram when you didn’t have any cash or do you simply want to buy cheaper tickets? A simple text message is all it takes!
This service is available for all BASE customers.
The SMS-ticket will cost you € 1.45 for a 60 minute ticket and € 2.25 for a 120 minute ticket.
Considering that it is a third-party service, the amount of the ticket will be deducted from your call-value (prepaid customers) or added to your invoice outside your monthly bundle (customers with a subscription).
It’s very easy!
Before boarding, text one of the two following codes to 4884:
It will only take a few seconds before you receive a confirmation message. This message can then be used as ticket and will be valid for 60 or 120 minutes, according to your earlier choice.
The use of upper cases, lower cases and space is allowed (e.g. 'Dl', 'DL 120').
It is valid for 60 or 120 minutes after the reception of the confirmation message. During this time frame, the traveller can use the De Lijn public transports at will and make connections, regardless of the number of zones covered (different from the magnetic public transport ticket).
The payment for an SMS-ticket happens through your mobile operator: