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Shopping spree at sea with DFDS Seaways

Book a return crossing on the Dover-Dunkirk route and receive a £20 shop voucher to spend onboard.

DFDS Seaways is offering every passenger that books a midweek return ferry crossing on the Dover to Dunkirk route a complimentary £20 voucher to spend in the onboard shop. Bookings must be made by 25 July for travel Monday to Thursday before 15 August to receive the free £20 shopping voucher.

Whether it be shopping for souvenirs, gifts for loved ones or simply a treat, passengers should make sure to make the most of the guilt-free shopping. With fares from only £50 return for a car and up to four passengers, there has never been a better time to book!

There is something for everyone in the onboard shop, which stocks a great range of products including wines and spirits, perfumes and cosmetics, toys, gifts, books, souvenirs and confectionary, so you’ll be spoilt for choice!

When passengers book a return crossing they will receive a booking confirmation by email, which will include the £20 onboard shopping voucher and instructions on how to redeem it, as well as the voucher terms and conditions.

As well as the onboard shop, the Dover to Dunkirk route provides passengers with restaurants, cafes and bars, a children’s play area, plus pleasant outdoor areas where you can embrace the fresh sea air.

DFDS Seaways operates the only direct ferry route to Dunkirk and it is a short two-hour crossing. There are up to 24 sailings a day between Dover and Dunkirk, providing passengers with flexible crossing times, a fantastic onboard travel experience and convenient travel options. Just 30 miles north of Calais, Dunkirk is close to France’s excellent motorway network, so it’s a convenient gateway to Europe whether travellers are heading south through France, north to Belgium and Holland or east to Germany, Poland and eastern Europe.

To find our more about the £20 onboard shopping voucher offer, or to book a return Dover to Dunkirk ferry crossing, visit www.dfds.co.uk/voucher or telephone 0871 574 7235 .


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Notes to Editors

About DFDS Seaways

DFDS is Northern Europe’s largest integrated shipping and logistics company, with a network of 30 routes and 50 freight and passenger ships.

DFDS Seaways prides itself on offering world-class facilities and services and the widest choice of ferry routes into northern Europe.

In the UK, the company operates passenger ferry services on routes from Dover to Calais, Dover to Dunkirk, Harwich to Esbjerg, Newcastle to Amsterdam, Newhaven to Dieppe and Portsmouth to Le Havre.

DFDS Seaways has been named the ‘World’s Leading Ferry Operator’ for the last two years (2011-12), as well as ‘Europe’s Leading Ferry Operator’ at the prestigious 2012 World Travel Awards. It was also the only recommended ferry operator nominated by Which? Travel (2011).

DFDS Seaways operates up to 44 sailings a day between Dover and France on its Dover-Dunkirk and Dover-Calais routes and two daily services on the Portsmouth to Le Havre crossing. It also offers two daily sailings between Newcastle and Amsterdam and up to four crossings a week between Harwich and Esbjerg in Denmark. In addition, the DFDS Seaways network includes a passenger and freight service between Newhaven to Dieppe, which has four daily sailings and is operated by Transmanche Ferries. For further information about DFDS Seaways, or to find out about the latest sailing times, fares and offers across all routes from the UK, visit www.dfds.co.uk.