Travel information

De Maritime Institute is located on the island Terschelling. You can reach the island by ferry.

Public transport
You travel fast, comfortable and convenient by train and bus. The Netherlands has a modern network and fast trains connect the cities with each other several times per hour. For departure of buses and trains visit the website 9292.

Taxi
The easiest way to travel to Harlingen harbor is by taxi. For combined transport you can arrange a taxi at Schiphol Traveltaxi. Telephone from Holland 0900 - 8876, from abroad +31 38 339 4768. A single journey costs about € 95,-. A return journey about € 166,-. You have to book 24 hours before your arrival time. For booking they need the address in Harlingen: Waddenpromenade 5, 8861 NT Harlingen. And your flight details. Payment by cash.

If you prefer a private taxi or in case of questions please do not hesitate to contact us.

Parking in Harlingen
Information about parking in Harlingen can be found on a special website

Ferry
Shipping company Rederij Doeksen carries out the ferry service between Harlingen and Terschelling. The large regular ferry makes its way to the island in about an hour and 45 minutes, allowing also for the transportation of bikes and cars. The crossing to Terschelling by fast ferry will take approximately 45 minutes. We advise you to book your ferry ticket(s) well in advance. The check-in with your e-ticket is quick and simple. The address of the ferry terminal in Harlingen is: Waddenpromenade 5, 8861 NT, Harlingen.

Arrival Terschelling
Transport is well organized on the island of Terschelling. Buses and taxi's always following up on arrival and departure of the boats. The walk distance from the ferry terminal to the Maritime Institute is about 15 minutes.