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Fast ferry m.s. Fostaborg - Tourist Information

Fast ferry

Prefer to travel to Ameland the fast way? Fast ferry m.s. Fostaborg operates a daily fast ferry schedule between Holwerd and Ameland. Please check the departure schedule and make timely reservations!

Fast ferry m.s. Fostaborg
the crossing time of the m.s. Fostaborg is approximately twenty minutes. From Leeuwarden you will be able to take the 166 bus service which connects to the fast ferry in Holwerd. As a result travellers can complete the journey from Ameland to Leeuwarden (or vice versa) in 1 hour.

Good to know:
Wagenborg Passenger Services charges an additional fee of € 7,65 for the m.s. Fostaborg. This is charged in addition to the return ticket for the regular ferry.

Passengers always need to reserve online. if you omit this step and the fast ferry is full, you will not be entitled to a seat even if you still have credits on your balance. Upon booking and payment of the online ticket, passengers will get a QR code, which allows the crew to validate the ticket. 

The meeting point for passengers from Ameland can be found at the east side of the terminal and in Holwerd at the west side of the terminal. The crew will guide the passengers to and from the docking place of the m.s. Fostaborg. 

Wearing a non-medical mouth mask is mandatory for people aged 13 years and older

Departure schedule 2021

Date Departure Ameland -> Holwerd Departure Holwerd -> Ameland
Monday - Thursday 06:30, 08:00, 09:30, 12:30, 15:45, 17:00, 18:30, 20:00 (from 01-07 - 31-08)

07:00, 08:30, 10:30, 13:00, 16:15, 17:30, 19:00, 20:30 (from 01-07 - 31-08)

Friday 06:30, 08:00, 09:30, 12:30, 15:45, 17:00, 18:30, 20:00 07:00, 08:30, 10:30, 13:00, 16:15, 17:30, 19:00, 20:30
Saturday, Sunday and holidays 08:00, 09:30, 12:30, 17:00, 18:30, 20:00 08:30, 10:30, 13:00, 17:30, 19:00, 20:30


Fast ferry m.s. Fostaborg

Reeweg 4
9163GV, Nes Ameland

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