Port information

Felison Cruise Terminal IJmuiden (c) KVSA BV


The port of IJmuiden is situated along the North Sea canal estuary, which discharges into the sea through enormous locks. Cruise ships moor at the Felison Terminal, which is conveniently located on the seaward side of the locks.
The elegant terminal is able to harbour cruise vessel up to 295 meters, granting time saving access to the dynamic city of Amsterdam.

With close access to Schiphol Airport, Felison Terminal provides an ideal starting point for cruises to the Baltic, Norway’s Fjords and North Cape, as well as, the British Isles and the Atlantic West Coast.
IJmuiden offers a beautiful beachfront, a protected dune landscape, a public golf club, horse stables and an indoor skiing slope. A fast hydrofoil will take you to Amsterdam in less than thirty minutes.

So visiting IJmuiden combines an easy, time and costs saving access to Holland’s top marquee attractions, next to a broad pallet of local touristic gemstones, which are yet to be discovered by the wider audience.

Port attractions

  1.  Amsterdam Canal boat tour

    Enjoy the country’s most popular tourist attraction. Experience Amsterdam’s highlights from the cities best perspective. Gently cruising through the century old canals.
  2.  Keukenhof Flowerfields

    A world famous park, offering an abundance of colours and fragrances unlike anywhere else. Enjoy the ultimate spring feeling, wonderful works of art and surprising gardens and flower shows.
  3.  City of Haarlem highlights

    Offering an exciting mix of culture and culinary experience and nominated “Best shopping city of the Netherlands”, this is the city were the Dutch prefer to live.
  4.  Zaanse Schans Windmills

    This delightful village on the bank of the river Zaan, offers characteristic green wooden houses, charming stylized gardens, small hump-backed bridges, tradesmen's workshops and historic windmills.

Port views

City of Velsen
City of Haarlem

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Port facts

Nautical information

Max. Length For Berth, M:
A: 318 (>295 needs permit) B: 240 C: 215
Max. Draught, M:
9.5 (A+B); 7 (C)
More Info Draught:
Max. Air Draught, M:
no restriction
More Info Air Draught:
no restriction
No. Of Quays:
Quay Length Total, M:
Quay Depth, M:
from 15 mtrs to 100 mtr
Anchorage Available:
Anchorage Compulsory:
Passenger Terminal:
Pilotage Compulsary:
Tugs Available:
Tidal Movement/range, M:
Ships Tenders Allowed:
Garbage Disposal:
Airport Distance, Km:
City Centre Distance, Km:


Are ships allowed burn HFO using:
On-shore power supply to cruise vessels:
LNG bunkering supply to cruise vessels:
✔ Road tanker (truck) on the quay
Supplying alternative fuels:
Reception Facilities for Contaminated Ballast Water:
Reception Facilities for Waste Oils:
Passengers by Source in 2023
Calls 2023

Onshore Power

Onshore Power
OPS (Onshore Power System)
Shore power within the next 5 years
Defined Compatibility Assessment process for each berth and ship combination to IEC/IEEE 80005-1
Information/documentation from the ship for the port before the first connection
Additional requirements for first-time connectio/max. duration between connections before process reapplies
Connection Time
Connection time from all fast to full operational SSE (Shore Side Electricity)
Disconnection time
Uninterrupted power supply guaranteed by shore power provider whilst connected
Restrictions / Penalties / Insurance
Weather conditions/restrictions/other limitations for safe use of SSE
Penalties in case of failure to connect by the ship: weather/itinerary changes/technical issues
Insurance covering any potential damage caused by the SSE
Port Fees
Utility standard/usage fees in addition to kWh rate
Tax/duty fees applicable
Other fees related to shore power
Useful Information
Discounts/incentives linked to shore power usage
Berthing policy linked to shore power usage
Confirmation time of the vessel for planned shore power usage before ETA

Port contacts


Alexander Coesel, COO
Sluisplein 55
1975 AG IJmuiden
The Netherlands
+31 620554331

Latest news - IJmuiden

Page last updated: 2023-11-08 11:44


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