Ferries to Holland

Travel directly from the UK to the Netherlands by ferry with DFDS and discover an incredible holiday in Europe. The overnight crossing from Newcastle gives you the perfect opportunity to enjoy all the facilities onboard, from delicious restaurants to lively bars and cosy lounges. Retire to your own private cabin before waking up ready to explore the incredible city of Amsterdam.

Our ferries to Holland depart daily from Newcastle, providing the perfect way to travel with your car, caravan, motorcycle or motorhome to explore the Netherlands, Germany, France, Belgium or beyond.

​Travelling with your own vehicle also means you can pack as much luggage as you like, and gives you plenty of room for souvenirs to bring back. You can also travel at your own pace, stopping off at fascinating destinations all along your route.

Route ​Crossings ​Duration ​Prices From
​Newcastle to Amsterdam​Overnight sailings daily​15 hours 30 minutes​£81pp
  • Overnight sailings in both directions
  • No baggage restrictions
  • Price includes an en suite cabin
  • Travel with a car, caravan, motorhome, bicycle or motorcycle
  • Pet travel available​
  • ​​​​​​​​​Great offers for groups of​​ 10+
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Flexible travel


Taking a ferry to Holland from the UK means you can take your own car​, avoiding costly rentals and giving you total freedom.

However, our ferries also welcome motorhomes, caravans​, motorcycles​ and bicycles​.

Alternatively simply travel on foot​ – perfect if you are planning an Interail tour around Europe.​

No matter how you would like to get around while you are away, you will find it easy when travelling by ferry.​


Fantastic facilities

Fantastic facilities

There are two ferries operating between Newcastle and Amsterdam and you’ll find plenty to do onboard to ensure you have the best possible journey.

Choose from 2 restaurants, enjoy the live band, visit the cinema, casino and browse the shops. Children will have a great time too in the Kidz Club play area and games room. As bookings include a private en suite cabin, enjoy your night out onboard and retire to your cosy cabin to sleep, arriving refreshed next morning.​

About Holland

About holland

With routes through some of the most beautiful scenery in Europe, travelling around Holland is a pleasure. Expect vast bulb fields, long sandy beaches and tranquil countryside.

Take it all in whilst travelling to fascinating towns and cities like Amsterdam, Haarlem, Rotterdam or The Hague, each with its own unique sense of culture and history. The sheer diversity of the country means that no matter what you're looking for, you'll find it in Holland.​

Gateway to Europe

Explore Europe

Taking your car across the North Sea opens the gateway to Europe so you can explore the continent at your own pace. Once you arrive in Holland, you’ll find easy access onto the motorway.

Head deeper into Holland or discover France, Belgium, Germany and even further afield to Scandinavia, eastern Europe and beyond.​

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​Holiday adventures

Take a look at our videos to see the holidays you could enjoy when you travel with DFDS.


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Prices are subject to availability. Prices shown are based on Sunday to Thursday departures in January to March & October to December. Credit card & telephone booking fees apply. Terms & Conditions apply.​


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