HomeAbout us

DFDS Seaways and LD Lines launch new Dover-Calais ferry route 

Date published: 7 February 2012

DFDS Seaways and LD Lines are together launching a new passenger service between Dover and Calais.

The new service will begin on 17 February 2012 and customers can book onto the new route with an exclusive launch offer.


Exclusive £29* launch offer Route open from 17th February 2012


The new route will operate up to five times a day, with the first sailings aboard the Norman Spirit. A second ship and additional sailings will be added to the schedule at a later date.

Chris Newey, passenger director for the English Channel at DFDS Seaways, said: “ We are really excited to be able to offer passengers the opportunity to now travel with us between Dover and Calais, as well as Dover to Dunkirk. The service will start on 17 February with up to five crossings sailing between Dover and Calais. For a limited time passengers can travel from just £29 each way for a car and up to four passengers.

For more information about DFDS Seaways, the Dover-Calais route or to find out about the latest sailing times and book tickets, visit www.dfdsseaways.co.uk or telephone 0871 574 7241^.


For more information, please contact Sarah Whelband or Ryan Jones on 01732 779 087 or email sarahw@westgatecomms.com / ryan@westgatecomms.com