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Visit Denmark this Autumn with DFDS Seaways and save 10%

Enjoy a short break in September and October on the UK’s only direct ferry service to Scandinavia. Annual Culture Night in Copenhagen on 11 October.

DFDS Seaways is making it even easier for passengers to explore all that Europe has to offer this Autumn with a 10% discount on its Harwich to Esbjerg route for short breaks in September and October. Perfect for couples looking to escape after the school holidays, the offer starts at as little as £135 per person, based on two people travelling with their car.

Taking a break with DFDS Seaways couldn’t be easier, just pack up the car with as much luggage as you can fit in and drive on to the ferry. Cruising overnight on the only direct ferry route from the UK to Scandinavia, you’ll have the chance to indulge in delicious food from one of the three restaurants, including an all-you-can-eat dinner buffet. You can also relax and unwind in a selection of onboard bars, and enjoy the live music. After a restful night’s sleep in your en suite cabin, you can wake up refreshed and ready for your Scandinavian adventure.

September and October are vibrant months in Denmark, and a perfect time for people looking to travel at their own pace, from the comfort of their own car. Enjoy the beauty of the Scandinavian coastline, or drive to the Danish capital, Copenhagen, which is less than a three hour drive from the port of Esbjerg and renowned for its rich art, history and culture.

Those visiting Copenhagen on 11 October can also soak up the atmosphere of the annual Culture Night, where the city comes alive with more than 500 special events. Museums, libraries, educational establishments, theatres, musical venues, churches and many other institutions representing art and culture will open their doors to culture vultures for the special evening. For those looking to travel further afield, pack up the car and cross the borders into Germany, Norway or even Sweden.

To take advantage of this offer, which is bookable before September 16 for travel during September and October, visit www.dfds.co.uk/denmarkdiscount or call 0871 522 9976.


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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.