Timetables, check-in & boarding times
Timetables, check-in & boarding times 

To help you plan your next crossing, this page provides timetables for our 5 routes from the UK to Europe and handy details like check-in opening and closing times and boarding times.

When you book your crossing your booking confirmation will state your crossing time and check-in time.  

Dover-Dunkirk & Dover-Calais Newhaven-Dieppe Portsmouth-Le Havre Newcastle-Amsterdam Kiel-Klaipeda

Dover-Dunkirk & Dover-Calais

With 5 ships sailing every day between Dover and Dunkirk and Calais, you now have more flexibility than ever before when taking the ferry to France with DFDS Seaways. The crossing to Calais takes just 90 minutes and 2 hours to Dunkirk.

Check-in & boarding times Dover-Calais & Dunkirk check-in times Sailing schedule for Dover-Dunkirk Dover-Dunkirk sailing schedule Sailing schedule for Dover-Calais Dover-Calais sailing schedule
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The crossing from Newhaven to the pretty coastal town of Dieppe takes just 4 hours a day and there are two daily sailings in both directions all year.

Check-in & boarding times Newhaven-Dieppe check-in times Sailing schedule Newhaven-Dieppe sailing schedule

Newhaven-Dieppe sailing restrictions

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Portsmouth-Le Havre

This handy route to Normandy in France has daily sailings in both directions.

Check-in & boarding times Portsmouth-Le Havre check-in times Sailing schedule Portsmouth-Le Havre sailing schedule Back to top


There are two cruise ferries serving this route sailing every day in both directions. The crossings are overnight departing from port late afternoon and arriving the next morning.

Check-in & boarding times Newcastle-Amsterdam check-in times Sailing schedule (daily sailing in both directions) Newcastle-Amsterdam sailing schedule Due to annual maintenance, there will be no departures on the following dates in 2015 Newcastle-Amsterdam sailing schedule

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Our route from Kiel in Germany to Klaipeda in Lithuania links Germany with eastern Europe.

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Please note, sailing times are subject to change due to tidal restrictions. All times stated are local times.