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Read our feed below for the very latest travel and sailing updates. Please note this information is updated live, it is for information only, any comments to this Twitter feed will not be responded to outside office hours 9am-5pm Monday to Friday. For check in details please read our important updates.

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Important updates

The relevant port check-in times for your departure can be found on your confirmation in local time. When travelling to the port, please allow adequate time in order to complete the check-in process. A minimum of 45 minutes prior to the sailing departure time for our ferry crossings on Eastern Channel routes; 90 minutes prior to the sailing departure time for ferry crossings on our Western Channel and Long Sea routes.

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 essential maintenance the following services have been cancelled on our Dover-Calais route on Sunday 30 November, Sunday 07 December and Sunday 14 December 2014

Exit Port Calais: 06:00

Exit Port Dover: 07:30

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 during the rescheduling of our services.

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 between 29 November 2014 to 04 January 2015.

Saturday 29 November 2014 

Calais to Dover: 23:00

Sunday 30 November 2014  - Sunday 04 January 2015

Dover to Calais: 00:30, 05:15, 10:15, 14:45, 19:15

Calais to Dover: 04:00, 09:00, 13:30, 18:00, 23:00

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 during the rescheduling of our services.

Newhaven - Dieppe / Portsmouth - Le Havre sailings 

Industrial Action - Portsmouth - Le Havre Services

DFDS Seaways regret to advise due to a Port Authority Industrial action in Le Havre from Friday 28 November 06:00 to Saturday 29 November 06:00 the following services have been cancelled on our Portsmouth-Le Havre route:

Exit Port Portsmouth : Thursday 27 November 23:00

Exit Port Le Havre : Friday 28 November 17:00

All affected customers confirmed on the cancelled services will be notified by DFDS Seaways. Alternatively, customers with existing booking can call our customer contact centre on 00 33 2 32 14 68 50 to discuss your travel arrangements.

DFDS Seaways would like to apologise fir any inconvenience caused.

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

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