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Latest press releases​​​​​​​​​​​​​

04 October 2018 - DFDS Celebrate 2016's Cohort of Newly Qualified Apprentices​

01 October 2018 - DFDS and ORCA Have Record-Breaking Season for North Sea Conservation Programme​​

01 October 2018 - Sail into 2019 in St​​​yle with DFDS​

26 September 2018 - Party at Sea - DFDS Offer Group Mini Cruise Package​ ​

24 September 2018 - Newcastle University Boat Club Successfully Race The Ferry​ ​

10 September 2018 - 2 for 1 trips to Amsterdam this autumn ​

28 August 2018 - DFDS Releases Unbeatable Savings on Sailings For Motorhome and Caravan Owners​

16 August 2018 - New Freight Ferry Ordered to Accommodate Growth in Route Network​​​​

08 August 2018 - 1 In 10 Goes Free On A DFDS Mini-Cruise​​​

30 July 2018 - Flying the Flag For Gay Pride​​

23 July 2018 - From Great Britain To Great Brittany​

17 July 2018 - DFDS and Marine Conservation Partner Orca Inspire Local Students​

2 July 2018 - DFDS named Europe's Leading Ferry Operator at World Travel Awards

2 July 2018 - DFDS sail trainee preparing to join iconic tall ships races

27 June 2018 - level 42 & OMD to headline DFDS’ North Sea Sounds Music Mini Cruises​

26 June 2018 - Explore Europe's Best Festivals with DFDS​

21 June 2018 - DFDS celebrates 6th year of apprenticeship programme as part of seafarers awareness week​

19 June 2018 - What do a Christmas tree, Aerosmith's tour bus and Thomas the Tank Engine have in common?​

15 June 2018 - DFDS extends ORCA partnership to it's Newhaven - Dieppe r​oute

14 June 2018 - DFDS ​appoints new key account manager south

12 June 2018 - Polish youth team score with donation from DFDS

8 June 2018 - DFDS completes major acquisition and substantial fleet investment​

​23 May 2018 - Must See Normandy - Just A Ferry Ride Away​

18 May 2018 - DFDS Offers Travellers The Best Of Both This Summer

24 April 2018 - DFDS Charters New Ship For The English Channel​

23 April 2018 - DFDS Route Closure​​​

19 April 2018 - DFDS Furry Pet Travel Event​​

13 April 2018 - Sail Into Spring With DFDS​

​19 February 2018 - DFDS annual results show trading growth Despite brexit uncertainty​​​

​19 February 2018 - DFDS Revitalises Ferry Travel Dining​​​

​19 February 2018 - DFDS Crowns The Kindest Person In Kent​​​

​19 February 2018 - DFDS To Spread The Love This Valentines Day​​​

​2 October 2017 - Autumn Breaks to Europe with DFDS​​​

​6 September 2017 - DFDS signs new deal with North Shields FC​​​

​8 August 2017 - What Brexit effect? Brits still bound for Europe this summer​​​

​7 August 2017 - Lexie Experiences Placement with a Porpoise Thanks to DFDS and Orca​​​

​25 May 2017 - Kids go free with DFDS this summer​​​

​5 May 2017 - Unbeatable Travel Deals With DFDS for National Ferry Fortnight​​​

​24 April 2017 - DFDS reports best ever quarter one result​​​

​23 March 2017 - A whale of a time on the North Sea​​​

​22 February 2017 - DFDS Upgrades North Sea ferries for £4.5 million​​​

​19 January 2017 - Blooming Good Breaks With DFDS​​​

​11 January 2017 - Super savings to start 2017 from DFDS​​​

​5 January 2017 - Book Now For Super Savings With DFDS​​​

​4 January 2017 - Sail Away To The Sales With Bargain Deals From DFDS​​​

Press Archive

​13 December 2016 - DFDS welcomes millionth car on Dover-France routes​​​

​7 December 2016 - DFDS Wins World’s Leading Ferry Operator at 2016 World Travel Awards ​​​

​9 November 2016 - DFDS statement on the transportation of pets​​​

​14 October 2016 - Dover freight sets million record​​​

​30 September 2016 - DFDS Snowdog unleashed on fish quay​​​

​17 Aug​ust 2016 - Tall Ships trainees get first taste of life at sea thanks to DFDS​​​

​4 Aug​ust 2016 - Local artist creates spectacular coastal design for DFDS Snowdog​​​

​26 July 2016 - Soak up the festival atmosphere in Amsterdam this summer​​​​

​13 July 2016 - Dennis the Menace spotted on DFDS ship​​​​

​30 June 2016 - Dfds Launches Exclusive The​ Beano Summer Offer​​​

​30 June 2016 - See in the new year in style with a mini cruise to Amsterdam!​​​

​30 June 2016 - Special DFDS sailings for spectacular Tall Ships parade of sail​​​

​2 June 2016 - Millionth DFDS Mini-Cruiser Surprised With Free Cabin Upgrade, Balloons And Champagne At The Port Of Tyne​​​

​1 June 2016 - Ferry Captains Complete Charity Rowing Challenge For Make-A-Wish Foundation​​​

​11 May 2016 - Record result for DFDS on Newcastle-Amsterdam route​​​

​9 May 2016 - Record month for DFDS on Dover-France freight service​​​​​​​

​20 April 2016 - Ship-Ahoy In The North East For The Great North Snowdogs Thanks To Dfds Sponsorship​​​

​31 March 2016 - DFDS launches marine wildlife mini cruise with beach clean creation​​​

​29 February 2016 - DFDS Welcomes Second New Ferry on Dover-Calais Route​​​

​11 February 2016 - New DFDS Ferry Enters Service on Dover-Calais Route​​​

14 December 2015 - DFDS Named World’s Leading Ferry Operator for Fifth Year at World Travel Awards™

8 December 2015 - Sail Away on a Jolly Holiday with DFDS

6 November 2015 - DFDS supports local Little Miracles group with special mini cruises

26 October 2015 - Create your own tale of two cities with DFDS

01 September 2015 - Agreement reached on the Dover-Calais route​

​​14th August 2015 - Rare Fin Whale sighting made by ORCA OceanWatch survey team in the North Sea​

​​6th August 2015 - Plane sailing with DFDS

22nd July 2015 - DFDS Calais statement

20th July 2015 - Help Local Charity Project Make a Splash by Voting for Your Seas Project

​​1st July 2015 - DFDS reaction to ongoing Calais port closure​

17th June 2015 - Discover why Belgian Beer is not Just for Men when you Hop across the Channel with DFDS 

16th June 2015 - DFDS hosts Dunkirk veterans and their families

1st May 2015 - DFDS offers great savings on mid-week cross channel sailings

22 April 2015 - A ‘potted’ guide to bulb planting with DFDS and TV’s Sarah Raven

25 March 2015 - Doug Allan officially opens new wildlife centre on board King

23 March 2015 - Two ways to celebrate 15 Years of Dover-Dunkirk route with DFDS

21 March 2015 - Spring into action for great deals on ferry travel and short breaks to Holland

20 March 2015 - DFDS Celebrates 15 years of Dover-Dunkirk Ferry Service

9 March 2015 - Spoil Mum this Mother’s Day with an extra special break to Europe

5 March 2015 - DFDS Rolls out new Pizza Restaurant across Newcastle-Amsterdam Service

23 February 2015 - Take a short break to Europe with DFDS from only £59

17 February 2015 - DFDS launches Priority Boarding and Sea View Lounge Access

3 February 2015 - Share the Fare of a DFDS Cruise Ferry to Amsterdam

29 January 2015 - Take a Blooming Great Break to Keukenhof Gardens in Holland

28 January 2015 - Experience True Ferry Freedom With DFDS’ Offer of a Free Second Crossing or Mini Cruise during National Ferry Fortnight

27 January 2015 - Book Early for a Ferry Great Offer on DFDS Cruise Ferry to Amsterdam

27 January 2015 - DFDS confirms replacement ferry on Calais Service

21 January 2015 - Book Early for a Ferry Great Offer across the Channel

20 January 2015 - Propose a Romantic Valentine’s Day break with a mini cruise to Amsterdam

3 October 2014 - Art of travel

25 June 2014 - Summer day sailings with DFDS

25 June 2014 - DFDS Supports European Maritime Response Group

17 June 2014 - A Cheeky Little Offer from DFDS

6 May 2014 - DFDS Celebrates Eurovision Contest in Denmark with Special Video

30 April 2014 - New sulphur rules cause closure of the Harwich-Esbjerg ferry route

8 April 2014 - ORCA Wildlife mini cruise

7 April 2014 - Choose your discount!

1 April 2014 - DFDS promotes pedal power with launch of special bikes

20 February 2014 - Take a blooming marvellous trip to Keukenhof Gardens

17 February 2014 - Book early and bag a bargain

10 February 2014 - Brits abroad revealed as ‘keen conversers’

6 February 2014 - Caravans go free with DFDS

24 January 2014 - Shake the winter blues with DFDS

19 December 2013 - Beat the winter blues and bag a bargain with DFDS

2 December 2013 - Third time’s a charm for DFDS at World Travel Awards!

13 November 2013 - All aboard DFDS for a special panto lunch!

31 October 2013 - Sail, shop and save with DFDS this December!

9 October 2013 - Help Children in Need fundraising reach new heights with charity climb!

17 September 2013 - Brits vote Meatloaf’s ‘Bat out of Hell’ as no.1 summer driving tune of 2013

10 September 2013 - Remember The Great War with DFDS and save 20%

6 September 2013 - Fall in love with our autumn offer on DFDS’ routes to Normandy

3 September 2013 - DFDS named Europe's Leading Ferry Operator 2013​​​​


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We are Europe’s Leading Ferry Operator 2012-2018 & the World’s Leading Ferry Operator 2011-2017!​​

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