Terschelling is a beautiful island that can be reached by ferry from Terschelling from the mainland in Harlingen. Rederij Doeksen provides a daily ferry service to Terschelling. They ensure that you can make the crossing to this beautiful island in a comfortable way. Along the way you can enjoy the beautiful surroundings of the Wadden area, and you can use the facilities on board.
Ferry Terschelling times
The ferry trip from Harlingen to Terschelling takes approximately 2 hours. You can also take the express ferry which takes you there within 1 hour and 30 minutes. What time does the last ferry departs to Terschelling? Read more about the departure times for the ferry to Terschelling or about the Wadden Taxi.
What to do on Terschelling
Terschelling is a energetic island with many famous events. For example, many people walk the Fjoertoer or the Berenloop every year. Even if you enjoy walking or cycling, this beautiful island has plenty to offer. It speaks for itself that the Doeksen company provides thousands of crossings every year. The well-equipped ferries allow you to arrive on the island in a relaxed and safe manner. Do you want to spend the night on Terschelling? There are plenty of hotels where you can relax after a day on the island.
Ferry from Terschelling to Ameland
Would you like to go on a day trip from Terschelling to Ameland? There is a ferry service from Terschelling to Ameland.
From Terschelling to Vlieland by ferry
Do you prefer to go to Vlieland? There is also a ferry service from Terschelling to Vlieland.
Doeksen ferry service Terschelling Harlingen
Your trip to Terschelling by ferry starts at the terminal in Harlingen. Here you can park your car in a spacious parking lot close to the ferry terminal. There is a second parking area in the nearby area. The parking lots are well secured. The parking garage at the ferry terminal is even roofed and is just a one-minute walk to the terminal. The second parking area is at a walking distance of approximately 10-15 minutes.
Ferry Terschelling bookings and reservations
A fast shuttle bus ensures that both you and your luggage arrive safely at the terminal. The shuttle leaves every 5-10 minutes to and from the terminal. The parking options in Harlingen are also equipped with 4 charging points for electric cars. At the terminal itself you can use the various hospitality and shopping facilities. Here passengers can check in for the ferry. Are you traveling by bike or car? Even then your journey starts here. Tickets can be booked online in advance, but can also be purchased at the terminal.
Bicycles, cars, motorbikes and dogs on the ferry to Terschelling
Bicycles, motorbikes, cars and dogs are allowed on the ferry to Terschelling. Four-legged friends and children from 0 to 3 years of age, under supervision, even travel for free. On board you can use various facilities that are also accessible for wheelchair users or disabled people. The ferry is equipped with a lift and a disabled toilet. On board you will find various restaurants such as a bar and a restaurant. Here you can have a delicious meal or enjoy a tasty snack. The boat to Terschelling also has free WiFi and is entirely non-smoking.
Book tickets online for ferry Terschelling
Whether you want to travel to Terschelling by foot, bicycle or car, you can easily order tickets for the ferry service online. You can print out the entry tickets for departure and scan them in the terminal to check in. This saves a lot of time because you don’t have to go to the service counter at the terminal. In addition, online reservations for the ferry service from Harlingen to Terschelling are cheaper. Of course you can also book your crossing through the contact center. This is available daily. Would you prefer to book your trip on site in Harlingen? That is also possible.
Ferry Terschelling costs
There is a service counter in the Harlingen terminal where you can purchase your ferry ticket at least half an hour before each departure. This applies to both single and return tickets from Harlingen to Terschelling. A booking can also be easily changed online on the website of the shipping company. Some conditions may apply to cancellation of a ferry ticket from Harlingen to Terschelling. However, if you do this 3 months before departure, no costs will be charged. Do you want to cancel up to 7 days or less before departure? Then up to 20% cancellation costs can be charged.
- The prices for the Terschelling ferry are low: a return ticket with the ferry to Terschelling is available from € 10.76.
- There are several crossings per day. On average about 8 times a day there is a crossing to Terschelling and of course also a crossing back to Harlingen.
- Low cost parking for the ferry to Terschelling is possible at the ferry port in Harlingen.
- You can also take the ferry to Ameland or Vlieland, the neighbouring islands.