Teso is the provider for ferry services from Den Helder to Texel. The ferry departs every hour, and once every half hour on busy days. The crossing takes about 20 minutes. It is not possible to make reservations for the ferry to Texel. You must take your position at the end of the queue. On busier days, this might result in a long waiting period before you are able to board the boat. Please refer to the webcams to estimate how busy the ferry is.

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 ↩ from Texel to Den Helder

Travel information

Tickets are available at various rates. Decreased rates apply on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. On these days, rates start at €2.50 for one pedestrian, and €25 for one car. Rates for cars increase based on length, and peak rate hours.

You cannot make a reservation for a particular crossing. However, you can purchase your e-ticket online, which will allow you faster access to the staging area. Tickets are always valid for a return trip, and you do not have to show them on the way back.

Parking Terminal and Transportation Information
Parking in the unmonitored parking lot adjacent to the terminal in Den Helder is free. Follow signs for “P Texel” and “Pick Up + Drop Off” (Afhalen + Wegbrengen). If this parking lot is full, you can use one of the other parking lots. However, please keep in mind that it takes approximately 10 minutes to walk to the terminal.

Public Transportation to Den Helder
Bus route 33 takes you from the Den Helder station to the ferry terminal. If you are planning to continue your travels to Texel by bus, you are recommended to buy a Texelhopper ticket in the bus. This will allow you to continue your travels when you arrive on Texel.

Bus route 28 takes you from the ferry terminal to Den Burg and De Koog. Tickets can only be purchased with cash. You can also purchase tickets at Den Helder Station or on the bus to the ferry terminal. The Texelhopper provides access to small buses with a total of about 130 stops. These must be reserved in advance (at least one hour in advance)  


Ferry Companies that sail from Den Helder to Texel

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Teso is a ferry service that sails between Den Helder and Texel. This crossing takes approximately 30 minutes. Teso offers affordable connections between Texel and the mainland. The company stands for quality, the safety of its ships, regular…