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Free of charge - and will get you between the old town and the main city. There are also other... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
LarsNaess
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Fredrikstad, Norway
Great!

Free of charge, comfortable to get around, from the centre to the old town and you can take your... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Syril
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Lanzarote, Spain
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All reviews free of charge free city free ferry ride the river fortified town ferry service old town great service ferries min transport bicycles west purpose boat summer
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Free of charge - and will get you between the old town and the main city. There are also other stops in the outskirts of the city. You can bring your bike. If you have time, the weather is good and you don't have any...More

Thank LarsNaess
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Free of charge, comfortable to get around, from the centre to the old town and you can take your bike on board too!

Thank Syril
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Free ferries takes you around the city, promptly and with good information signs. Great service and clean ferries

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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

An easy and free way to come from the east to the west side and back. Sorry they do not drive longer, espesially in the weekend. IT is used by many citizens both at work and on freetime.

Thank Smakfullt
Reviewed 2 April 2018

The ferries in Fredrikstad are free. There can be long queues in the summer, especially for the ferry to town. These leave every 20 minutes, so it is not too long to wait for the next one.

Thank elsap0p
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

The ferry is free and goes from Fredrikstad to the old town of Fredrikstad all the time. It takes just a few min. It’s a big parking space on the Fredrikstad-side, and a mindre to walk to the ferry. There are also other lines, so...More

Thank Marita B
Reviewed 14 October 2017

This is the best way of getting to the old fortified town. There's a ferry roughly every 20 minutes and it's absolutely free. And, let's face it, it's not often you can say that!

Thank DevaBob
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Forget driving or waiting for the bus. The little, red ferry lets you cross the river to the fortified old town in just a minute, or visit other places by the river in a very convenient manor.

Thank Ingerid B
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We arrived in Fredrikstad by train from Oslo. It was a 5 minute walk to the ferry at Cicignon dock. There is ferry there that just goes back and forth from that dock to the Fortified Town about every 15 minutes, and it is free....More

Thank Bonni O
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Fine boat trip, a lot of good sights to see. You can see parts of old town and fortresses, the center and a lot of ports in between.

Thank Ivana S
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