To and from Holwert (Holwerd) - Tourist information

To and from Holwert (Holwerd)

Whichever means of transport you choose to come to Ameland, the island is always easily accessible.

The ferry to Ameland departs from Holwert (Holwerd), a small village in the municipality of Noardeast-Fryslan.. By car, motorcycle, or bicycle you will reach Holwert via Leeuwarden-Stiens or via Groningen-Dokkum.

To plan your car journey to Ameland, you may use the ANWB Routeplanner.

Do you have a navigation system? Please enter as your destination the ferry terminal address in Holwert (Holwerd):

Grandyk 2A
9151 AE Holwert (Holwerd)

Road works "Afsluitdijk"

Do you travel to Holwert via the "Afsluitdijk", please do allow extra time for your journey. Road works will take place here through the end of 2025.

The bicycle path on the "Afsluitdijk" is completely closed till the end of 2025.


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