Dover Ferry Port
Port of Dover
DFDS customers will need to pass through passport controls before reaching the check-in points. When travelling to the port, please allow adequate time in order to complete the check-in process. A minimum of 45 minutes (90 minutes for busy sailings) prior to the sailing departure time for our ferry crossings on Eastern Channel routes.
Travelling to the Port
- From the A2, follow the signs to Dover port
- From the M20 motorway, follow the signs to Dover port
Food outlets (currently Costa Coffee and Burger King)
Newsagents and confectioners
Long term parking is also available via Reylon Parking and Port Parking. Short stay parking is also available at a charge.
The terminal at Dover is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you arrive without buying a ticket in advance, you still need to go through passport control first and then proceed to a DFDS check-in booth where you can purchase a ticket.