Europe’s Fastest Mobility Hack

September 29 to October 2, 2020

What is hackatrain

Five years ago, Hackatrain launched what is now regarded as one of the most unique hackathons in the world. Starting on a train in Amsterdam, continuing at an unconventional venue and ending at a pick from our selection of Europe’s coolest technology festivals.
The now legendary Hackatrain attracts developers, designers and entrepreneurs from all over the world, all hoping to strike it big, hackathon-style.

This isn’t your typical hackathon. Say goodbye to boring venues and hello to travelling around with more than 100 fellow hackers competing across mobility challenges for cool prizes. Are you ready for Europe’s Fastest Mobility Hack?

Here’s a recap of Hackatrain 2019

What’s new

Hackatrain 2020 update

The first half year of 2020 has been crazy for us (we guess for everyone). But now the covid19 regulations have been loosened futher we’re going to get things back to normal and add a new twist: merging the physical with the digital.

Hackatrain 2020 Official Partners

Premium Class

Comfort Class

Economy Class

Dura Vermeer
Royal HaskoningDHV
Ministery of Infrastructure and Water Management


NHL Stenden University
TNO silver sponsor Hackatrain 2019
Fritz Kola
Tweakers, Media Partner, Hackatrain 2019
cisco webex
  • "Hackatrain connected us in an original manner to Young Professionals during a special trip to Berlin. The organization has put in a great deal of energy and commitment that led to a unforgettable event."

    Rutger Hamelynck Head of Brand Management, Dutch Railways
  • "What struck me the most about Hackatrain, was the awesome mix of nerds, designers and entrepreneurs, all in one single carriage and working on various ideas."

    René van den Berg, Hackatrain participant
  • "Hackatrain created a structure and process around idea development. Companies should use these intense brainstorming and development sessions to stir up new ideas on everything from culture change to supply chain management!"

    Elisabella Hu Large Customer Marketing, Google

Frequently Asked Questions


September 29 to October 2, 2020