Newcastle To Amsterdam Ferry Crossing​​

Travel on our Newcastle-Amsterdam route 7 days a week with a DFDS ferry, enjoying a relaxing overnight crossing. Onboard you'll find bars, restaurants, shops, a cinema, and more, making the journey just as exciting as the destination.

Take your vehicle onto our ferry to Amsterdam and open the gateway to Europe. Explore Holland, France, Belgium, Germany and beyond at your leisure.​

"As always travelling on DFDS is a great pleasure. The commodore ​ca​bins are excellent and the food very exciting.​" Mr & Mrs James, Tynemouth​
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Explore Europe as you please with your car, caravan, motorbike, motorhome or bicycle. From our port near Amsterdam you’ll find convenient motorway links to Belgium, Germany France and beyond. 

Our port in Holland is within a short drive of some of Europe’s best holiday destinations. You can get to Rotterdam in under an hour, Brussels and Bruges​ in under 3 hours or Cologne and the Rhine Valley in 3 hours, making a ferry to Holland​ the perfect way to explore Europe.

Destination guides

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Onboard Entertainment

As you sail enjoy our 4 bars and 2 restaurants, including an all-you-can-eat buffet and à la carte options . There's also a cinema, with all the latest blockbusters, a casino, an onboard shop and Kidz' Club. Little ones will love Jack's Treasure Hunt​ app​, which lets them explore the ship helping Jack the Pirate find his treasure!  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.

Onboard facilities

onboard entertainment

Mouth-watering Meals

Dine à la carte at North Sea Bistro, where expertly trained chefs prepare delicious, seasonal meals. Alternatively, sample international cuisine at our Explorers Kitchen all-you-can-eat buffet restaurant, where you will find dishes from America, India and beyond, as well as vegetarian and children’s options.

We also have fantastic breakfast buffet our Coffee Crew café, proudly serving Starbucks® coffee and sweet treats. Book your meals in advance and save​​ compared to onboard prices.

Our restaurants​

Cosy Cabins

Cosy Cabins

Sleep tight as we sail you to Holland in your private, en suite cabin. All cabins come with linen, towels and air conditioning as standard.

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.​

Our cabins

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Take your vehicle on holiday and you’ll be able to go where you please, when you please. Watch our videos below and see our customers enjoy their European adventures.

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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!​​