Getting here

Sandefjord Airport, Torp has flights to many domestic and international destinations. You can also reach Vestfold by the Bastø-Fosen ferry from Moss to Horten, or by the Color Line service from Denmark to Larvik. There is a good public transport network for people who don’t have their own car, including excellent rail and coach connections with Tønsberg. As of 2017, there is also boat transport between Tønsberg and Verdens Ende leaving daily.

To visit Færder National Park, you can fly to Oslo Airport, Gardermoen or to Sandefjord Airport, Torp. Torp is the closest airport. There are trains to Tønsberg from both Gardermoen and Torp. All trains on the Vestfoldbanen line stop at Torp station. There are also several bus connections. with Torp

The nearest train station is in Tønsberg. There are trains to Tønsberg from Larvik, Sandefjord and Oslo.

Timetable and Tickets

Nettbuss Travel runs express coaches on the route Oslo – Tønsberg.

Timetables are available at Nettbuss homepage. The information there is always up-to-date. Prices are attractive if you buy your ticket well in advance from Buying your ticket in advance on the Internet also guarantees you a seat on the bus.

TimetableOrder tickets

You can get very close to the national park by local bus. There are buses from Åsgårdstrand to Sandøysund on Hvasser and to Verdens Ende, with many stops along the way. Always check the timetable in advance; bus times may vary between the summer and other seasons.

Timetable and Tickets

There is a joint taxi call centre for Tjøme, Nøtterøy and Tønsberg.

Phone: +47 33 33 02 51

You can get close to the national park by taking a ferry to Sandefjord from Strømstad or to Horten from Moss. You can then continue by train or bus to Tønsberg. From Tønsberg and Sandefjord it is also possible to take a taxi boat.

Tønsberg-Verdens Ende
Daily departures from Tønsberg
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Fjordtaxi: taxi boats to the islands
Booking or Rune Hubner: +47 483 14 448

Lighthouse to lighthouse (Guided RIB boat tours in Færder National Park)
Individual bookings
Company bookings (chartering a boat)

All onboard (You will hear some fascinating stories on this guided RIB boat tour through a unique landscape)
Phone: +47 948 58 026

Klipperfjord (The charter boat Klipperfjord can take 50 passengers while the Klipperfjord 1 can take 100 passengers.)


Car parks include the ones at Verdens Ende and at Fynsbakken south of Sandøsund, as well as Lilleskagen on Hvasser. All of these places also have good marinas for visitors. In addition, there are visitor berths at Jensesund, Vestre Bolæren and Østre Bolæren, at Mågerø Marina and Havna on Tjøme, and at Arås, Kjøpmannskjær and Knarberg on Nøtterøy. Tønsberg has one of Norway’s best marinas for visitors.

See all marinas

In the summer of 2017, Holberg Shipping will run a scheduled boat departing from Tønsberg and arriving at the “Worlds End”. The route is run with our vessel M/S Skalmen and carried out on behalf of the Municipality of Tjøme. The route goes through a beautiful archipelago in the Færder National Park.
The route is obvious so you can enjoy a few hours at the World End before returning home. It is also possible to travel one way and even decide when to return back to Tønsberg.

Departures and tickets (Norwegian only)

Getting around

There are many different taxi and charter boats, as well as regular ferry services from the old fish quay in Tønsberg. Several companies also offer RIB boat tours to companies, parties and other groups.

All onboard: You will hear some fascinating stories on this guided RIB boat tour through a unique landscape.
Phone: +47 94 85 80 26


Lighthouse to lighthouse: Guided RIB boat tours in Færder National Park.
Individual bookings: Read more
Company bookings (chartering a boat):Read more

Klipperfjord: The charter boat Klipperfjord can take 50 passengers while the Klipperfjord 1 can take 100 passengers.


Fjordtaxi: Taxi boats to the islands.
Booking or Rune Hubner +47 48 31 44 48


Footpaths: The Oslofjorden Outdoor Recreation Council will shortly be publishing maps of local footpaths.


Tjøme and Nøtterøy offer a range of accommodation options, from basic cabins on campsites to high-class hotels.


-Primitive standard beside the fjord.
-Rowing boat (not included in all cottages)
-Coastal culture and outdoor activities.

Visit the Oslofjordens Friluftsråd’s pages for selection and online booking. (Norwegian language only).

Coastal “huts” at Ildverket, Mellom-Bolæren, Østre-Bolæren, Færder Fyr, Tjønneberget and Sandøsund at Hvasser – Click here

Vestre Bolæren – Jensesund – cottage rental and dining. Click here.

Equipment for hire

Opplev parken og parkens randsone med båt, sykkel eller kano. Eller du kan snorkle og fiske krabber på Verdens Ende.

Maritim Vedlikehold

Tel. +47 905 64220

Aktiv Fritid
Tel: +47 971 42 512

Kayak / canoe rental:
Tel: +47 906 51 152

Snorkleutstyr / Krabbesnører
Ask at the reception desk of the Færder National Park visitor centre
Tel: +47 335 07 600


Information portals with signage in Norwegian, English, Polish and German can be found outside the Tønsberg harbor office, at the aquarium ruins at the World End and in the guest harbor at Østre Bolæren. There is also extensive signage work in the national park. Some areas such as The Moutmarka is completed signposted. Eventually, it is intended to place signs with local information on most islands and areas covered by the National Park.

At the municipal service square you will find large amounts of practical information:
More info:



Norlandia Medical Clinic:
Tel. 33 35 21 00.

Medical Emergeny Tønsberg:
Tel. 116 117
Address: Kjellengveien 2 B, 3125 Tønsberg.

The hospital in Vestfold:
Tel. 33 34 20 00
Address: Halfdan Wilhelmsens allè 17, 3116 Tønsberg.


Doctors office – Tjøme:
Tlf. 33 30 34 00
Mobile 480 03 903

Monday – Friday: 08.00 – 14.00
Saturday – Sunday: Closed

Code of conduct

The national park is run on the principle of conservation through use, so you are welcome to experience the park, but you must help us to look after it.

Learn about our code of conduct