Plan your journey to the ferry terminal in Den Helder. It's easily accesible by car, bike and public transport.

Travelling to Texel by car?

Are you travelling to Texel by car? Drive to Den Helder and then follow the signs for Texel. Enter your destination on Texel in your navigation system, if known. If not, use the following address: Pontweg 1 in Den Hoorn.

This will take you straight to the terminal or to the access gates if you have an e-ticket and have registered your license plate.

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Leaving your car in Den Helder?

Do you want to leave your car in Den Helder and travel on to Texel without it? In that case, follow the signs “P Texel”, “Afhalen + Wegbrengen” in Den Helder. If you are using a navigation system, you should enter the following address in your navigation system: Havenplein 3, Den Helder.

You will find the entrance to the ferry for pedestrians and cyclists next to the parking area.

Parking in Den Helder
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By bike, by moped or on foot

The entrance for pedestrians, cyclists and moped riders is:

TESO veerhaven Den Helder
Havenplein 3
NL-1781 AB Den Helder

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By public transport

The ferry terminal in Den Helder is easily accessible by public transport. Take bus 33 from Den Helder railway station. The bus stops at the main entrance to the ferry for pedestrians and cyclists.

Bus 33 also runs from the ferry terminal back to Den Helder railway station. When disembarking, follow the signs to the bus.  Please note: The bus does not leave from the main terminal entrance. Leave the ferry on the right-hand site to reach the bus. The bus departs once an hour, providing a connecting service with the ferry.

Connexxion (bus)
NS (railway) (public transport)


Address of TESO head office

Koninklijke N.V. Texels Eigen Stoomboot Onderneming
Pontweg 1
1797 SN Den Hoorn/The Netherlands
+31 (0)222 36 96 00

Address of the ferry harbour in Den Helder

TESO Veerhaven Den Helder
Havenplein 3
1781 SN Den Hoorn
The Netherlands

Purchasing a ticket online

Order your ticket online. Then you do not have to pass the counter.

Coming to Texel by ferry for the first time

Interesting facts if you are travelling to Texel by ferry for the first time.

Time tables

Crossings from Texel and Den Helder. Check all departure times.