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Destination(s) 🇩🇪 Germany, 🇩🇪 Helgoland
Sailings Up to 1 time per day
Duration 2h 30 mins.
Operated by
Distance 39 miles, 63 km
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Are you ready to discover the wonders of Helgoland? Pack your bags and get ready to take the Büsum – Helgoland ferry crossing which sails approximately once per day. Which however is currently on hold.

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The Helgoland season with MS “Nordlicht” has ended with immediate effect. (20 September 2022) All tickets already purchased for MS “Nordlicht” will be cancelled. Please contact the point of sale where you bought your ticket for a refund.

Time schedule and tickets for Büsum-Helgoland

The ferry from Büsum to Helgoland leaves once every day. The ferry from Büsum to Helgoland leaves at 5:30 am and the ferry from Helgoland to Büsum leaves at 10:00 am. These timings change during the holiday season. During the holiday season, the ferry from Büsum to Helgoland leaves at 6:30 am and the ferry from Helgoland to Büsum leaves at 11:00 am.

  • The best time to visit Helgoland by ferry is between April and September.

How much does it cost to travel from Büsum to Helgoland?

The ferry from Büsum to Helgoland costs €59 for an adult and €36 for a child.

You'll be traveling with Adler Eils, which is a very difficult company to book within our eyes, they should renew their website and online presence.

If you are traveling to Helgoland for the first time, we recommend that you visit the Helgoland Tourism Office, so that you can get a glimpse of what to expect and what places of interest you can visit during your stay.


Which ferry companies sail on this crossing?

The ferry between Büsum and Helgoland is currently operated by: Cassen Eils -> Adler Eils.

How long does the Büsum-Helgoland crossing take?

The travel time of the Büsum-Helgoland ferry is around: 2h 30 minutes. Please arrive early at the harbor and calculate extra time for check-in and boarding if necessary. How long in advance you need to be present is usually communicated on your ticket or on the website of the ferry operator you sail with.

How often does the Büsum-Helgoland ferry sail?

You can usually take the ferry from Büsum to Helgoland (or the ferry from Helgoland to Büsum) 0. Depending on the season, the amount of people on the ferry and the weather forecast, the ferry company can deviate from the timetable/ferry schedule.

What is the distance between Büsum and Helgoland?

The distance between Büsum and Helgoland is approximately 39 miles or 63 km.


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