There is 1 way to get from The Hague to West Frisian Islands by train or ferry

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Train, ferry  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Den Haag Centraal to Leeuwarden Intercity
  2. Take the ferry from Harlingen to Terschelling Veer

$50 - $85

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The distance between The Hague and West Frisian Islands is 159 km.

The best way to get from The Hague to West Frisian Islands without a car is to train and ferry which takes 7 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 35 min to get from The Hague to West Frisian Islands, including transfers.

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There are 280+ hotels available in West Frisian Islands. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from The Hague to West Frisian Islands.
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  • Distance: 99.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 35 min

What companies run services between The Hague, Netherlands and West Frisian Islands, Netherlands?

There is no direct connection from The Hague to Oosterend. However, you can take the train to Leeuwarden, take the train to Harlingen Haven, take the walk to Harlingen, take the ferry to Terschelling, take the walk to West Terschelling, Haven, then take the line 1 bus to Oosterend, Oosterend.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
+31 30 751 5155
Train from Den Haag Centraal to Leeuwarden
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Estimated price
$30 - $55
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Ferry operators
Rederij Doeksen
088 - 9000 888
Ferry from Harlingen to Terschelling
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
Regular ferry
$15 - $19
Fast ferry
$23 - $26

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