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

Does the ferry to Ameland always depart?

Does the ferry to Ameland always depart?

The ferry to Ameland operates 365 days per year.  The route from and to Ameland depends on weather conditions, such as tide and water level, wind force, and wind direction. In cases of extremely poor weather conditions it is possible that a scheduled departure is cancelled or moved to a later time. This will be indicated on the Wagenborg Passenger services website and their Facebook page (shortly) beforehand. 

Is the ferry on time?

On the website and Twitter page of Wagenborg Passenger Services you will find the actual arrival times and the latest news about possible delays.

Extra departures

During holidays, Fridays and extremely busy days in July and August there are usually extra departures. These are listed in the service schedule on the website of Wagenborg Passenger Services. We recommend arriving at the ferry terminal well in time, on busy days at least 30 minutes prior to departure.

For more information, departures, and fees, please visit the Wagenborg Passenger Services website or call 0900-9238. Callers from abroad can reach Wagenborg Passenger Services on +31 88 103 1000.

The reservation desk of Wagenborg Passenger Services can be reached Monday through Saturday 08:00 – 20:00, and Sundays and holidays 09:00 – 15:00

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