Ferry from Vlieland to Terschelling

Ferry from Vlieland to Terschelling

Are you visiting Vlieland and also want to travel to Terschelling? This is possible with the ferry from Vlieland to Terschelling. The ferry service provides one way and return trips.

Travel information ferry from Vlieland to Terschelling

From Vlieland to Terschelling: the crossing

The crossing takes about 30 minutes.

Ferry from Terschelling to Vlieland
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Kaartjes for the ferry

It’s recommended to buy tickets in advanced. This can be done online.

Costs

One way ticket

  • Children up to 4 years old: € 5,57 one way, € 9,14 return ticket
  • Passenger 4-11 years old: € 5,84 one way, € 11,68 return ticket
  • Passenger 12-64 years old: € 8,58 one way, € 17,16 return ticket
  • Passenger 65 and older: € 7,74 one way, € 15,48 return ticket

Schedule

From Vlieland to Terschelling

During the summer you can take the fast ferry from Vlieland to Terschelling several times a week. The departure times are 10.05 am, 12.05 pm, 18.55 pm and 8.20 pm. View the departure times of the fast ferry.

From Terschelling to Vlieland

During the summer you can take the express service from Terschelling to Vlieland several times a week. The departure times are 9.30 am and 6.20 pm. View the timetable of the express service.

This timetable may vary during weekends, holidays, events and public holidays. A complete overview of sailings and possible changes can be found on rederij-doeksen.nl.

What to do on Terschelling

On Terschelling there is much to do for all age groups. There is a total of more than 350 kilometers of hiking trails and cycle paths on the island. It’s easy to rent a bike on Terschelling so you can explore the island and the charming villages at your own pace. Terschelling also has the widest beach in Europe, which makes the island very suitable for beautiful beach walks. Are you planning to spend the night on Terschelling? Then don’t forget to book a hotel, cottage or other accommodation online.