NEWCASTLE TO HOLLAND FERRY CROSSINGS
You can travel between Newcastle and Amsterdam in either direction 7 days a week with a DFDS ferry, and enjoy a relaxing overnight crossing. Onboard you'll find bars, restaurants, shops, a cinema, and more, making the journey just as exciting and enjoyable as the destination.
Travelling to our ferry port at IJmuiden, just outside Amsterdam, puts you in the perfect position to start exploring Europe in your own vehicle and at your own pace, with no baggage limits. You can head to Belgium, Germany, France, and beyond, and experience all the exciting destinations that a holiday in Europe has to offer.
"As always travelling on DFDS is a great pleasure. The commodore cabins are excellent and the food very exciting." Mr & Mrs James, Tynemouth
Convenient Gateway To Europe
Taking your vehicle on the ferry from Newcastle to Holland means you can explore mainland Europe as you please, with convenient motorway links through Holland, Belgium, Germany and France, among others.
Once you arrive in IJmuiden port near Amsterdam, you are within a short drive of some of Europe’s most famous sights and cities. You can get to
Rotterdam in just under an hour,
Bruges in under 3 hours or
Cologne and the Rhine Valley in about 3 hours. All of this makes a ferry to Holland the perfect way to explore Europe at your own pace.
Our onboard facilities include bars, restaurants, a cinema, a casino, shops, a children’s play area and much, much more.
Whether you would rather enjoy live music in our cool, laid-back
Navigator’s Pub, dance the night away in the Columbus Club, browse the shops or catch the latest Hollywood blockbusters at the cinema, the range of options available to you means that your holiday starts as soon as you drive onboard. There are also outdoor deck areas for you to explore and embrace the fresh sea air and wonderful views.
Delicious range of cuisine
Tuck into a sautéed ribeye steak prepared exactly how you like them at our Explorer’s Steakhouse, dine à la carte at the Blue Riband, enjoy a traditional Italian dish at Little Italy or sample great food from all corners of the globe at our
7 Seas all-you-can-eat buffet restaurant.
We also have an extensive hot and cold breakfast selection and a cafe serving snacks, pastries and hot drinks. Book your meals in advance for extra convenience and you can
save up to 16%
compared to booking when you get onboard.
Spacious en suite cabins
Get a good night’s sleep as you cross the North Sea in your private, en suite cabin. All cabins come with linen, towels and air conditioning as standard. Our standard cabins offer both inside and sea view options, and there are economy cabins for those on a budget. If you'd like to travel in style, then for an extra cost you can upgrade to one of our premium Commodore or Commodore De Luxe cabins.
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.
It’s always a proud moment when you’re recognised for your good work, we’re honoured to have been named again as the World and Europe's Leading Ferry Operator 2016 at the World Travel Awards. We have been Europe’s Leading Ferry Operator for 5 years running now, and the World’s Leading Ferry Operator for 6 years.