Groningen, Hoge der Aa


Ports of departure Willem Jacob show on smaller scale


The berth of the Willem Jacob is at the Hoge der Aa. During the summer season mostly we are the only sailing vessel in this port, therefore we are easy to find. You can recognise us by the large wooden mast, a black hull and a wooden deckhouse. Whenever you have troubles finding the ship, please contact us at +31 50- 211 2573

Public transportation

There are numerous buses heading for the Hoge der Aa, from the central train station in Groningen buses 3, 8, 15, 35, 39, 83, 637, 639 all hold at bus stop "A kerkhof", this is the nearest stop to the ship.


The best parking spot is at Parking garage Westerhaven. If you exit the parking garage at the Media Markt/fitness centre, head for the comic museum/ MacDonald's, turn right and head for the Aa bridge, as soon as you cross the bridge go left alongside the water and you will see the ship.

Navigation systems

As an address for your navigation you give in: Hoge der Aa 11, Groningen, 9712 AC. Users of Tom Tom can press the button below