Frequently asked questions about transport to and on Ameland- Tourist Information Centre VVV Ameland.

Do I have to book the ferry if I want to go to Ameland?

Persons, bikes, bicyle trailer and motorbikes don't have to be booked. But you have to buy a boat ticket online via the site of Wagenborg Passenger service (

If you come with a group (minimum of 15 persons) you can make a group booking, because you can get group discount. More information about Wagenborg Passenger servicey and group discount, you can find here.

If you come by car, caravan and/or trailer, you also need to book a place on the ferry in time. You can do this online or by phone (003188-1031000*) at Wagenborg Passenger service.

As foot passengers, you buy your ticket online or at the ticket machine in the terminal. In doing so, you book a date and time for the outward and return journey. You can easily change or cancel the tickets online up to 1 hour before departure.

Taking a bicycle, motorbike, car or caravan to Ameland? Then a reservation must be made. Tip: do this well in advance due to the available space on the boat. Reservations can be made online or by calling 003188-1031000*. Please have your license plate number and dates of your outbound and return journey ready for the call.

More information about Wagenborg Passenger service, the departure times and the prices, you can find here.

* If you call from the Netherlands, you can reach Wagenborg Passenger service at telephone number 0900-9238.

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