​Share the Fare of a DFDS Cruise Ferry to Amsterdam

- 2 for 1 mini cruise offer to Amsterdam

Award winning ferry operator, DFDS, has launched an offer designed to help you and your friends beat the January blues with a fantastic 2 for 1 offer on its Amsterdam mini cruise. Enjoy two nights onboard our luxury cruise ferry with your friends, as well as a day in Holland’s stunning capital.

This offer is available to book until 2 March for selected sailings until 31 March, meaning you can share the fare and the fun with your friends on a Dutch mini cruise from as little as £96 for four people – that’s just £24 each! Or you can travel as a party of two from just £79 for 2 people, which is just under £40 each.

The mini cruise package includes:
• Two nights onboard in an en suite cabin
• Coach transfers to & from Amsterdam
• Up to five hours in Amsterdam
• Live onboard entertainment

Amazing Amsterdam

Amsterdam is a city that needs no introduction, with some of the most interesting and fascinating culture, history and art in Europe. The Dutch capital also offers excellent shopping opportunities and plenty of attractions and museums.

If you like to explore, then you can choose to wander around Vondelpark or take a tour of Amsterdam by canal and experience the sights from a different perspective. You can also extend your Amsterdam break and save 25% on one of our hotel breaks.

For more information on Amsterdam, check out our Amsterdam travel guide - www.dfdsseaways.co.uk/travel-guides/holland/amsterdam/

Amsterdam attractions discounts

Thanks to our partnership with Merlin Entertainment Group, we are delighted to be able to offer you discounted entry to some of Amsterdam’s top attractions. Book a 2 for 1 mini cruise and at check-in, you will be given a €5 discount voucher which you can use at Madame Tussauds or the Amsterdam Dungeon until 30 April 2015 (maximum 4 people per voucher).

Onboard entertainment

On a DFDS mini cruise, the fun starts as soon as you board. Relax with a drink in one of our bars and enjoy the live music and entertainment from our house band or troubadour. There is also an onboard cinema where you can catch the latest Hollywood blockbusters, a games room for thrill-seekers and shops brimming with some of your favourite high-street brands at great prices.

Onboard dining

There’s no need to worry about packing a lunch on our overnight ferries to Amsterdam. We have three restaurants for you to choose from, as well as a café offering light bites and a selection of hot and cold drinks. Our most popular restaurant, the 7 Seas, offers a delicious all-you-can-eat buffet, which serves up over 80 dishes from all corners of the globe, including a selection of children’s favourites such as spaghetti bolognaise and chicken nuggets and chips. Children aged 12 and under eat for 45% less and under three’s are free. Book your meals before you travel to save up to 16%.

En suite cabins

Get cosy in your private, en suite cabin as you cruise across the North Sea in comfort. Every cabin comes with private en suite shower and WC facilities, so you can have a restful night’s sleep before heading down to breakfast in the morning. If you fancy even more luxury during crossing, you can upgrade to a Premium Commodore or Commodore De Luxe cabin for an extra cost.

DFDS operates a comprehensive passenger route network, which incorporates four routes from the UK to Europe, via Dover-Dunkirk, Dover-Calais, Newhaven-Dieppe and Newcastle-Amsterdam, offering passengers the perfect gateway to Europe. DFDS also operates a number of passenger ferry routes across the Baltic Sea, including a service between Copenhagen and Oslo. 

For further information please visit www.dfds.co.uk or telephone 0871 882 0885.

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For media enquiries contact:
Caroline Walker or Chelsey Palmer on 01732 779087 / dfdspr@westgatecomms.com

Notes to Editors

2 for 1 Amsterdam mini cruise       
Price based on 2 sharing. Selected departures until 31 March. Book by 2 March 2015.   From £79 for 2

2 for 1 Amsterdam mini cruise         
Price based on 4 sharing. Selected departures until 31 March. Book by 2 March 2015.   From £96 for 4

About DFDS

DFDS is Northern Europe’s largest integrated shipping and logistics company, with a network of around 30 routes and 50 freight and passenger ships.

DFDS prides itself on offering world-class facilities and services and the widest choice of ferry routes into northern Europe.

In the UK, the company operates passenger ferry services on routes from Dover to Calais, Dover to Dunkirk, Newcastle to Amsterdam and Newhaven to Dieppe.

DFDS has been named the ‘World’s Leading Ferry Operator’ for the last four years (2011-14), as well as ‘Europe’s Leading Ferry Operator’ at the prestigious 2014 World Travel Awards. It was also the only recommended ferry operator nominated by Which? Travel (2011).

DFDS operates up to 34 sailings a day between Dover and France on its Dover-Dunkirk and Dover-Calais routes.  It also offers two daily sailings between Newcastle and Amsterdam. In addition, the DFDS network includes a passenger and freight service between Newhaven to Dieppe, which has four daily sailings and is operated by Transmanche Ferries. For further information about DFDS, or to find out about the latest sailing times, fares and offers across all routes from the UK, visit www.dfds.co.uk.


We are Europe’s Leading Ferry Operator 2012-2019 & the World’s Leading Ferry Operator 2011-2018!​​