Car:  The use of automobiles on Schiermonnikoog is limited. You can take only one car with a municipal exemption. In all other cases, you can park your car at the port of Lauwersoog (Zeedijk 11, 9976 VM, No. 11, for navigation), the departure port for the ferry to Schiermonnikoog. This is in the North of Groningen against the Frisian border.

More information is available on the website of the administrator of the parking lot

Public Transport:  Lauwersoog is easy to reach by public transport. By train you can travel to Leeuwarden and Groningen. From Leeuwarden, take line 50 and line 63 from Groningen to lauwersoog port.

Ferryboat:  Shipping Company Wagenborg Passenger Services handles the crossing between lauwersoog- schiermonnikoog. Cars can't go on the ferry, but bicycles, buggy s etc. can. To avoid long queues at the checkout Wagenborg has an E-ticket service.

On the island:
Arriving on the island, there are buses and taxis waiting to take you to your destination.

If you opt for the bus, you choose the bus with Badweg on its sign. Get off at the 3rd stop, Beach Resort.

Schier is at the Badweg No. 67.
If you get to the island earlier than the check-in time, then you can safely leave your luggage at the resort.

Remember that you still have to pay a €100 deposit on the spot.

  • Bed linen and towels can be rented for 11,50 PP, you can bring your own, do keep in mind however that everything is single sized. You can order these at the reception, or in advance at
  • A bread delivery service is available at the resort.

We wish you a good journey!!!