Transport to and on Ameland

Ferry service Wagenborg Passenger services

The crossing to Ameland takes about 50 minutes. For more information about departures, please call the Wagenborg information line. For more information and online booking visit:

Wagenborg Water Taxi

With the Wagenborg Watertaxi you can quickly reach Ameland. This is possible on demand, at any time between 06.00 and 24.00. The Watertaxi only transports passengers and their luggage. Other items, such as pets, carts, mopeds and other vehicles are not included. Wheelchair users cannot be transported either. Reservations can be made via (0900-9238, € 0.70 p/g between 08.00 and 20.00) full = full and 12 passengers is the maximum.

Tornado Water Rapid Taxi

The sailing time to Ameland is approximately 10 minutes. The Tornado is suitable for passenger and freight transport. The Tornado is available between 06:00 and 24:00. Night rides are only possible on reservation, these must be discussed 12 hours in advance. You already have a crossing for € 20,- p.p. (min. fare is € 120). The boat has a maximum of 12 seats + luggage. Reservations can be made via phone: 06 5169 7868

Bus transport on Ameland

Bus transport on Ameland offers connecting transport from the ferry to the four villages and all campsites on Ameland (and vice versa). In addition, it is possible to travel quickly from village to village with line 130, 131 and/or line 132.

Are you coming with a larger group? Then you can book a bus in advance with transport company Arriva via tel. 088 277 62 76 of per e-mail:

Taxi on Ameland

Cosi-Tax Ameland

At Cosi-Tax you are assured of good quality and service. With enthusiastic, customer-friendly and certified drivers, they are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year! In addition to passenger transport, Cosi-Tax also provides luggage, wheelchair and group transport. For more information and online booking, visit:

Taxi De Boer

Taxi De Boer is a small-scale company on Ameland, specialized in the transport of people and luggage. Door middel van keurig verzorgde personenbusjes kunt u zich laten vervoeren vanaf en naar de boot of tussen de leuke dorpjes. For more information and online booking, visit:

Bike rental on Ameland

We have made agreements with bicycle rental Nobel on Ameland, you can order your bicycle online and they will ensure that the bicycles are delivered to your holiday address. This at benefitial prices. Look for this at: Bicycle rental Nobel. Other bike rental companies are:

Ameland Airport

The airport of Ameland is located near Ballum. From November 1 to March 31, the port service of Ameland Airport is limited and you first need permission by telephone. As a rule, permission is given before arrival or departure. Just a flight plan or notification by fax is not enough. It arrives in an unmanned tower.

From April 1 to October 30, the port service is busy daily from 09:30 to 19:00 local time. We request that you register your flight by telephone or fax at least 1 hour before arrival. 

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