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A ferry sails several times a day, 365 days per year between Schiermonnikoog and Lauwersoog. This ferry line is provided by the private company Wagenborg. Only pedestrians and bicycles can join the ferry. You can park your car at the terminals in Lauwersoog. The boat trip, on the comfortable and modern ferries, lasts approximately 45 minutes.

Address ferry port: Zeedijk 9, 9976 VM Lauwersoog.

You can find the exact departure times, latest changes, rates, online ferry tickets and more information on the website of the shipping company:

Transportation on Schiermonnikoog

There are various ways to travel to your accommodation.
- Cycling, the bike rental shops are located in the village.
- There are buses or taxis on hand each time the ferry docks.

Schiermonnikoog bus service

When the ferry arrives or departs, the bus is always on hand and will take you everywhere. Tickets can be purchased at the Tourist Information Office and/or in the bus. The timetable is available at the Tourist Information Office and at every bus stop. The bus timetable is also online available.

Public Transport to Schiermonnikoog

As the times and routes regularly (temporary) change, we always recommend to use the website Through this website you always have the correct date and time of date that you have planed to using public transport. You'll also get direct information about the price, the total travel time, connection points, transfer times, etc.

Nearest train station to Schiermonnikoog

Railway station Leeuwarden ±28km
Stationsplein 1
8911 AC Leeuwarden

Railway station Groningen ±49km
Stationsplein 26
9726 AE Groningen

Just outside the train stations you can take the Bus towards Schiermonnikoog. For exact times and routes we always recommend to use the website


If you want to determine the exact route from your own street to Schiermonnikoog? Please it could fill. The form below.

Simply fill in your departure address and then press "Calculate Route". Then your route will be calculated. This may take a few seconds. Next you can just print the route.

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