​​​Autumn Short Breaks

​A short break is the perfect way to rejuvenate, giving you a chance to explore new cultures, countries and cities. Well, our autumn offer means you can travel on a return Dover-Dunkirk or Calais ferry crossings from just £35, return, with 1, 3 and 5 day options.​

Autumn on the continent is much quieter than the summer, but still boasts warm, sunny weather and the vast Gallic countryside becomes coloured with hues of red, amber and gold. Plus, our offer extends into winter, too, which means you can see the continent little up by the fairy lights of Christmas markets, and underneath a blanket of snow.

  • 1, 3 and 5-day return options available
  • Dover-Dunkirk or Calais from £35 return
  • Selected dates until 13 December 2017
  • Up to 54 daily sailings


Arrive in France in 2 hours or less and spend your day exploring the hundreds of kilometres of stunning northern coastline. Stay local and visit the poignant memorials and museums in Dunkirk, or discover the outstanding scenery at Calais’ beaches. You could even do a spot of shopping in the hypermarkets. Whatever you feel like, our travel guides have plenty to give you inspiration.


Our 3-day return offer gives you a little longer to discover France’s charm. Enjoy the historical heritage in the medieval towns of Bergues and Lille or head to Normandy for amazing natural landscapes. Bruges, Brussels and the rest of Belgium’s charming cities are an easy drive from our Dunkirk port.


Our longest options gives you the ultimate freedom to explore Europe with a short break. You could venture further south to the Loire Valley for countless castles and romantic waterways, or visit the nation’s chic capital of Paris. The choice is yours.


Our onboard facilities ensure your journey flies by. Our restaurants offer everything from filling hot meals to lighter bites and sweet treats, or you can head straight to the bar for a drink and take in the panoramic scenes. There's also our onboard shop and soft play area for the kids.​​

Important information

From prices shown are based on Dover-Dunkirk route. Offer is available on return bookings only for cars 2.35m high and up to 9 people and motorcycles / motorcycles with side cars with up to 2 people. Outward journey must start in Dover. Travel exclusion dates apply: Departing Dover 21 October; Departing France 29 October. £20 supplement applies to bookings made on the day of travel. £10 amendment fees apply each way



We’re honoured to be named Europe's Leading Ferry Operator 2017 at the World Travel Awards. We have been Europe’s and the World’s Leading Ferry Operator for 6 years running now!​​​​