Be Sure to have Time to Plan Your Holiday on Anholt
How do I get to Anholt, where can I stay and what should I do while I am there?
Plan your trip – find the ferry leaving from Grenaa to Anholt, book accommodation beforehand and acquaint yourself with Anholt – then you are sure to have an amazi
Plan your Trip
*Important: Be aware that accommodation AND ferry tickets must be booked prior to your trip to Anholt.
How do I get to Anholt?
The ferry to Anholt leaves from Grenaa. The crossing lasts app. 3 hours (2 hours and 45 min. to 3 hours).
NB: Remember to book accommodation for at least one night, as there is no return ferry on the same day.
Where can I rent a holiday home?
Your options are renting a summer cottage, camping or staying at a hostel, an inn or a B&B.
Can I bring my car to Anholt?
Yes, you can bring your car to Anholt. However, be aware that the ferry only takes two cars at a time, which means that very often it is fully booked, so remember to book your tickets well in advance.
Go to the timetable and fares
Can I get a map of the island Anholt?
Once you are There
*Important: Be aware that Anholt is a small island with a rich wildlife. Always remember to show consideration for the animals as well as the beautiful scenery.
How will I get around Anholt?
We recommend that you bring your bike, otherwise, bike and golf cart rental is available on the island. Hiring a taxi is also a possibility, just as you can have your luggage brought between the ferry and the place you are staying at.
Can I rent a bike and ride it to the lighthouse?
Unfortunately not. Rental bikes cannot be used on the beach or in the desert, as they will be damaged. However, walking there is a lovely experience, and you can make a day of it. It is a 3 hour walk each way, and do not forget supplies for the day.
Are there any events on the island, and if so, when?
Anholt is a great destination all year round, but most events take place during the summer season.
Can I rent a car or a golf cart?
Car rental is not available, but you can rent a golf cart that is a convenient means of transportation around the island. They are allowed on all roads, but not off-road, on the beach or in the desert, which is a protected area.
A visit to Anholt often requires a boat trip with M/F Anholt. It takes about three hours to sail from Grenaa, on the mainland, to the Kattegat island, Anholt, located between Denmark and Sweden.
Anholt Marina is a cosy marina on the danish island Anholt between Denmark and Sweden and a popular destination for sailors, especially during the summer months.
Anholt Ferry and Tourist Office
Anholt Ferry and Tourist Office is open all year. You will find the office at Anholt Harbor - just opposite the ferry.
Transport and Infrastructure on Anholt
Easy going to the paradise island Anholt.
Anholt Bike Rental
Rent a bike and go on two wheels through Anholt's irresistible nature and cozy little roads.
Anholt Taxi & Sightseeing
Anholt Taxi & Sightseeing is your easy and convenient way to get around Anholt, whether you are arriving or leaving on the ferry or you simply want to go sightseeing around the island.
Anholt Haulage & Luggage Transport
Anholt Haulage & Luggage Transport will take care of bringing your luggage from the ferry to your holiday address and pick it up again when it is time to leave the island.
Rent a golf cart
You can rent a golf cart that is a convenient means of transportation around the island. You can use them on all roads, but not off-road, on the beach or in the desert, which is a protected area.
Launderette on Anholt
The coin laundry on Anholt is located at Anholt Harbor and has brand new and modern washing machines and dryers with coin slots.