​Newhaven ferry​ Port​​

Newhaven Check-In Information​

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 Western Channel routes​​

​About the Port of Newhaven:

Overlooking the English Channel is our Newhaven ferry port, the closest port to London, located on the south coast of England, also near Brighton and Eastbourne. 

​​Newhaven Port Address ​​​: 


Newhaven Ferry Port, 

Railway Approach, 


East Sussex. 


GPS - 50-793457N 0-053204E​

Travelling to the Port of newhaven


  • Follow A27 past Lewes
  • Take the A26 toward Newhaven
  • Once in Newhaven follow signs to Newhaven Ferry Port

Bus & Coach:

  • National Express runs a regular service to Newhaven
  • Regular buses run from Brighton, Peacehaven, Seaford, Bexhill, Folkestone, Dover, Rye and Hastings

By Train

  • Newhaven town railway station is only a short distance away from the foot passenger terminal
  • Regular trains run from all nearby cities, and from London 

Port Facilities​