VVV Ameland en Corona

Ameland and Corona

What do the Corona measures mean for Ameland?
The following information is valid as of 5 June 2021.


  • Ameland is reachable. 
  • On the ferry extra measures apply. Wearing a non-medical face mask is mandatory for people aged 13 years and older. For details and timetable please refer to the Wagenborg website.
  • The buses on Ameland run according to the timetable. Wearing a non-medical face mask is mandatory for people aged 13 years and older.
  • Every car driver may bring one person from another household. This maximum does not apply if you are in the car with family members from your own household. Wear a face mask if you are in the car with people from another household. Are you in the car with people from the same household? Then a face mask is not necessary.

VVV reservations and information

  • Do you have questions regarding your reservation from VVV Ameland? Please contact us preferably by e-mail (info@vvvameland.nl) and include your name and reservation number.
  • Cancellations will be processed according to the Terms and Conditions.
  • The VVV Tourist offices in Nes and Hollum are open.
  • The libraries in Nes and Hollum are open.
  • The ING service point in Nes is open by appointment.
  • The PostNL-packagepoint in Hollum is open.

Entertainment and activities

  • Restaurant and terraces on Ameland are allowed to open from 06:00 - 22:00. Advance reservation of a table is required, this can be done at the door. A maximum of 4 people can be seated at any one table unless it concerns people from the same household or children up to and including 12 years old. Sitting at the bar and self-service is not allowed.
  • Pick-up and/or delivery of meals is possible at some establishments.
  • Toilet, wash, and shower areas on camp grounds and in yacht harbours are open.
  • Two public toilets on Ameland are open.
  • Shops are open and have a door policy. In supermarkets, shopping with a trolley is mandatory, and it is expected that customers shop alone. Wearing a face mask is mandatory. This applies to everyone from the age of 13.
  • Museums on Ameland are open.
  • There are various activities or boat trips on Ameland. See here what you can do on Ameland.

Medical service

  • GPs do not have regular consulting hours. Please call them if you have any health concerns.
  • On Ameland Corona tests are carried out at, among others, the GP practices
  • On Ameland you will be able to make an appointment for a corona test at one of two GP offices. There is also an option to get yourself tested with a rapid test by Medical Ameland. Alternatively, you can get tested at an another location in the country.

Fore the most up-to-date information and national guidelines, please visit the website of the Municipality Ameland or the website of the National Government.
In public, you need to keep a minimum distance of 1,5 meter to others. If not, you could risk a fine.

We trust that everyone acts responsibly and adopts the measures of the Dutch Health Institute (RIVM) and the government. 

Ameland and Corona

Bureweg 2
9163 KE, Nes
0031519 546 546

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