DFDS ferries to france, ferry to holland & mini cruises

DFDS is the World's Leading Ferry Operator - Offering frequent ferry crossings to Europe, a wide range of onboard facilities and low fares. With ferries to France and Holland and mini cruises to Amsterdam, book now and start your holiday with DFDS.

Ferry routes 

Vote for us at the British Travel Awards

We need your help! We’ve been nominated at the British Travel Awards as Best Ferry/Mini Cruise Operator 2018 and Best Ferry Booking Website 2018.

So if you’ve enjoyed your onboard experience with us, please support us with your vote!

Vote for us - BTA 

New restaurants

We have two new exciting onboard restaurants, Explorers Kitchen and North Sea Bistro. You can even save up to 30% when you book your meals in advance.

New Restaurants 

Great Brittany

Discover Brittany with a crossing from Newhaven to Dieppe, plus win a 3-night break to Brittany.

Great Brittany 


Dunkirk and Calais are not only fantastic access points to start discovering France and beyond, but the towns themselves also have so much to offer. We’ve partnered with Dunkirk and Calais Tourist Boards so you can enjoy amazing discount at some of their top attractions.

Flanders Modern Masterpiece 

North Sea Sounds short breaks

Check out our North Sea Sounds short breaks, combining concert, cruise and city break to Amsterdam.

Our Level 42 and OMD mini cruises are now sold out. But don’t worry! We also have a cruise & stay break with Smoove and Turrell, departing 9 Nov.​

North Sea Sounds DFDS logo 

Inspire me

French Heritage Trail - Follow this historical route of Normandy for a fantastic journey to the region’s key cultural sites.

Onboard - Our ferries are designed to ensure you arrive in great shape for your holiday or break.

Destinations - It's easy and cost effective to travel to the continent by ferry - let DFDS open the gateway to Europe.

Inspire me