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Ameland and Corona - Tourist Information “VVV” Ameland

Ameland and Corona

What do the Corona measures mean for Ameland?
The following information is valid as of 29 November 2021.


  • Ameland is reachable.
  • On the ferry and in the terminals 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.

VVV reservations and information

  • Do you have questions regarding your reservation from VVV Ameland? Please contact us preferably by e-mail ( and include your name and reservation number.
  • Cancellations will be processed according to the Terms and Conditions.
  • The VVV Tourist offices and 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

  • Museums and shops on Ameland are open. Wearing a non-medical mask in shops is mandatory. In museums, entry is only possible with a corona pass.
  • Restaurants on Ameland are open, every guest has a fixed seat. Catering establishments close at 17:00 at the latest.
  • All catering establishments, events and art and culture exhibitions only allow entry with a corona pass for everyone aged 13 or older. This applies to indoors and outdoors, with and without a fixed seat.
  • November is Art Month on Ameland. It is compulsory to wear a non-medical mask when visiting the indoor exhibitions.
  • The two public toilets and the toilet, wash, and shower areas on camp grounds and in the yacht harbour 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.
  • Do you have symptoms or have you been in contact with a person who has tested positive, please have yourself tested for corona. On Ameland you will be able to make an appointment for a corona test at one of two GP offices. Call 0800-1202 for an appointment and give them the zip code for the location of your choice (GP Nes: 9163, GP Ballum: 9162). 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.
  • Testing for access is possible at Medical Ameland.

For 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, please keep a minimum distance of 1,5 metres from others. 

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

Ameland and Corona

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9163 KE, Nes
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