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Live port and sailing information

For lastest sailing information and port check in details please read our important updates. Ask us a question on Twitter @DFDSSeaways. Or contact us - visit our get in touch page.

Visit our live port sailing information at  or call our dedicated sailing line for the latest travel information.

Dover-Dunkirk/Calais:  0871 574 7219*

Newcastle-Amsterdam:  0871 882 1777* 

Newhaven-Dieppe:  0844 576 8836**

*Calls cost 10p per minute plue network extra's


Exit Checks for passengers travelling from UK ports

From 08 April 2015 the UK Government is introducing exit checks at all UK ports of departure. In order to ensure a quick and efficient check-in process can all customers have their passports or identity card ready for inspection when checking in for our services.

Newcastle - Amsterdam sailings

Tyne Pedestrian and Cyclist Tunnel refurbishment.

Please note that The Tyne Pedestrian and Cyclist Tunnels, between Howdon and Jarrow, will close for refurbishment work and excpected to re-open June 2015. A replacement shuttle bus will be in action throughout this period. For more info and scheduled shuttle bus times, please visit: http://www.tynepedestrianandcyclisttunnels.co.uk.

Dover - Dunkirk/Calais sailings

Amended Schedule Dover-Calais Services

DFDS Seaways regret to advise due to operational reasons the following services have been cancelled on our Dover-Calais route

Saturday 18 April 2015

Exit Port Dover: 16:45

Exit Port Calais: 15:30, 23:00


Sunday 19 April 2015

Exit Port Dover: 10:15, 14:45, 19:15

Exit Port Calais: 13:30, 18:00, 23:00


Monday 20 April 2015

Exit Port Dover: 00:30, 05:15, 10:15

Exit Port Calais: 04:00, 09:00, 13:30, 15:30 


Tuesday 21 April - Sunday 31 May 2015

Exit Port Dover: 02:30, 07:30, 12:15, 16:45, 21:15

Exit Port Calais: 01:00, 06:00, 11:00, 1530, 20:00

All affected customers confirmed on the cancelled services will be notified by DFDS Seaways. Alternatively customers with existing bookings can call our customer contact centre on 0344 848 6090 to discuss your travel arrangements.

DFDS Seaways would like to apologise for any inconvenience caused to our customers due to the rescheduling of our services.

Newhaven - Dieppe sailings 

Newhaven - Dieppe sailings may be subject to alteration due to tidal restrictions.

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