Sail to France with DFDS Seaways

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  • © DFDS Seaways

  • © DFDS Seaways

  • © DFDS Seaways

  • © DFDS Seaways

Sail to France with DFDS Seaways

Dover-Calais or Dover-Dunkirk from £29 car + 4 passengers!

DFDS Seaways, one of the largest ferry operators in Europe, was the fastest growing operator on the Channel in 2011. They were the only operator to receive a Which? reccommendation and also won the ‘Worlds Leading Ferry Operator’ award at the World Travel Awards.

Go your own way

A driving holiday to France and beyond has all the advantages of independent travel, with flexible itineraries, spontaneous adventure and varied cultures. DFDS Seaways adds stress-free, inexpensive ferry crossings into the bargain. Both Calais and Dunkirk give limitless possibilities for travelling on to some of the country’s most celebrated cities, resorts and landscapes. Simply pack your car with whatever you need: bikes, pushchairs, tents, beach gear, golf clubs… the only limit is your imagination.

Exclusive operator to Dunkirk

DFDS Seaways is the only operator sailing into Dunkirk, so the port is quieter than Calais but shares the same excellent motorway links. This means you’re on your way from the ferry port more quickly and the roads are a lot quieter.

The fleet of three purpose-built vessels remains the most modern on the Channel and offers passengers up to 24 daily departures.

NEW Dover-Calais service

Dover-Calais is Europe’s most popular route across the Channel and together with Dover-Dunkirk, offers passengers more choice for France, with up to 20 round-the-clock daily departures – almost one an hour in both directions.
Naturally, passengers have the option to sail out to one port and back from another, if it suits their plans or itinerary better.

A Great Travel Experience

Wichever DFDS Seaways English Channel route passengers choose, you can enjoy high standards of onboard service and facilities including spacious lounge areas, a choice of restaurants with something to suit every taste and pocket, bars, children’s play areas and entertainment and an onboard shop.

The onboard shop offers great savings on the latest fragrances, cosmetics and skincare and a wide selection of beers, wines and spirits. Newspapers, magazines and easily forgotten items such as maps and toiletries can be purchased and a range of travel essentials and equipment required to drive legally in the UK and on the continent are also available.

A stress-free holiday

France - renowned the world over for Its mix of natural beauty, high culture, laid-back living and wonderful food and wine - is ripe for independent travel, and the chance to experience it from the comfort of your own vehicle is truly special. Because DFDS Seaways takes all the strain, you’ll arrive relaxed and ready to begin your holiday.You’ll be taking a holiday that cuts out the time-consuming hassle of airports and gives you complete independence to explore.

DFDS Seaways also runs ferry crossings to Holland from Newcastle and to Denmark from Harwich respectively – as well as a number of other routes, so its expertise and experience are truly unbeatable


Dover Calais/Dunkirk from £29 each way, car + 4 passengers
Book online dfds.co.uk or call 0871 5747312.