VVV Ameland en Corona

Ameland and Corona

What do the Corona measures mean for Ameland?
The following information is valid as of December 1, 2020.


  • 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 office in Nes and Hollum, the libraries and the ING service point in Nes are open. Measures are taken to ensure the 1.5 meter distance regulation can be met and a door policy is in place.

Entertainment and activities

  • Restaurants are closed. Pick-up and/or delivery of meals is possible at some establishments.
  • Restaurants at hotels are not closed, they are allowed to serve meals to their own hotel guests.
  • Toilet, wash, and shower areas on camp grounds and in yacht harbours are open.
  • Two public toilets on Ameland are open.
  • Shops, supermarkets, and vacation parks take measures to ensure keeping 1.5 meter distance is possible. In shops for example by means of 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 in public buildings, in shops, etc. This applies to everyone from the age of 13.

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 there is also the possibility to have yourself tested for the Corona virus by means of a Corona rapid test.

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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