Dover - France | Sail stress free this autumn and save up to 35%

With autumn days heading our way, why not plan a trip to France for a seasonal getaway? Whether it’s a half term break with the kids or a short break for two, autumn is the perfect time to explore France and further afield. So whether you’re heading on a fun-filled family trip or a relaxing mini break, travel with DFDS for smooth sailing this autumn. With our autumnal offers, there’s never been a better time to travel with DFDS. Book your European adventure now.
  • £10 money back on one-way & £20 on return crossings* from now until 17th December
  • No quibble Brexit Cancellation Guarantee​​
  • Plus save an additional 15% when you travel between 15th October to 17th December ​
  • Short, regular crossings
  • Unlimited baggage allowance
  • ​Available for cars & motorbikes​

How to redeem your DFDS reward card

1. Book your crossing
2. Visit​ 7 days after your outward journey to make a claim
3. You will need you Booking Reference and Outward Travel Date to access your reward
4. Your prepaid reward card will be posted to you within 10 working days

Relax Onboard

Relax Onboard

Relax onboard on our short crossings to France. Enjoy a bite to eat in our selection of eateries, do a spot of shopping in our Sea Shop with savings of up to 30% against high street prices and if you would like an even more peaceful crossing, why not upgrade to the Premium Lounge ​to enjoy complimentary food and drink while unwinding and taking in the sea views?​

Family Travel

Family Travel

If you’re heading to France for a family break, there’s plenty to keep you occupied onboard, including a children’s play area, Pirate Island, arcade games for older children and plenty of child-friendly dining options in our 7 Seas restaurant and Lighthouse Café. Plus, our interactive Zappar app lets your little ones help Jack the Pirate find his treasure around the ship!

Northern France

Northern France

Arrive in Normandy in 2 hours or less to explore the historic sites, beautiful coastlines and cultural centres which make this region so great. See Flemish architecture in Lille and Arras, witness the military legacy in Dunkirk and visit the underground tunnels in Naours. Food lovers should visit Audresselles on the opal coast to try the fresh seafood and for families, Disneyland Paris is just a 4 hour drive away.

Explore Europe

Explore Europe

The beauty of travelling in your car means you can explore at your own pace. With a multitude of cultures within driving distance, European travel is truly a thrill. With great road links to wider Europe, it’s easy to get to Germany, Belgium and Holland too. Visit the wine villages on the banks of the Rhine, sample some Belgian chocolate in Bruges and drive by the flower fields of Holland​.

**Price based on single crossing between 15 Oct – 17 Dec 2019, using early booking offer of -15% plus £10 money back. Terms and conditions apply. Subject to availability. 
Early booking offer entitles you to 15% off if you travel between 15 Oct and 17 Dec 2019.

Reward card information

​Your DFDS Reward Card is issued by Blackhawk Network (UK) Ltd, an Electronic Money Institution authorised in the UK by the Financial Conduct Authority with Firm Reference number 900023; pursuant to license from Mastercard International. Mastercard® is a registered trademark of Mastercard International Incorporated.

​Blackhawk Network (UK) Ltd’s company registration number is 05802971 and its registered office is at Westside, London Road, Hemel Hempstead, HP3 9TD.​


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