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Borkumer Kleinbahn

Georg-Schuette-Platz 8, 26757 Borkum, Lower Saxony, Germany
+49 4922 3090
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Fun welcome

What a lovely welcome to the island. Ticket is included in the ferryticket. Beter than taking the... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
Yang Yang C
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Historic transport!

The narrow gauge train has a purpose in that it takes poeple to and from the ferry terminal and the... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2016
davyb1944
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Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

What a lovely welcome to the island. Ticket is included in the ferryticket. Beter than taking the bus although i'm not sure it's faster. Feels like going back in time in a good way. Children will love the ride.

Thank Yang Yang C
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

The narrow gauge train has a purpose in that it takes poeple to and from the ferry terminal and the town thus helping to keep parts of the islan car free. It may be emphasised that this is transport and whilst picturesque the trains are...More

1  Thank davyb1944
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Reviewed 15 July 2016

This is a door to door free antique train service from the harbour to the town center. Super charming and this is a really special way to welcome the visitors to this island. Keep up the tradition!

Thank Canvas M
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Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

I enjoy every single moment I spend there ....it was like being in an old movies..so charming romantic and awesome..... seeing the nature while enjoying this lovely spirit of old times

Thank Doaa E
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

a nice historic trainride that is included in the boat ticket. Very fun and relaxing way to get to and from the ferry.

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Reviewed 6 March 2016

A lovely trip from the ferry to the centre of Borkum. The only thing is the timing in the mornings is a bit off when trying to catch the ferry back to the mainland.

Thank Bettinak_5
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Reviewed 7 October 2015

Perfect transportation to and from Bay, to City Center Borkum. You be crazy not to use it! They coming the times with the Ferry, so it can get quite full! Get there early if you can to get a seat! ,

Thank loversofhiking
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Reviewed 5 September 2015

Makes easy to find the way from boat to the center of Borkum. Is free of use (price for train is included in ferry-ticket price). The vagons are the same like in the beginning of 1900, with beautiful polished wooden seats. A short trip that...More

Thank lorena2011
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Reviewed 23 April 2015

Check the timetable and be there in time, because the departure from the village is phased with the ferry departure!!

Thank bobsardo
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Reviewed 29 August 2013

It was free to use it and they took our bicycles on board too, helpful and free of charge. Nice ride, especially welcome in foul weather. Train takes you straight from the ferry into the middle of town.

2  Thank kaaljkmn
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