Ferry from Dover to Dunkirk - Book now for 2016

​Welcome Back! ​

Set sail to France with the World's Leading Ferry Operator.​​

Our crossings from Dover to Dunkirk are quick, convenient and great value too and are the perfect way to begin your European holiday and cross the Channel in your vehicle with easy access to destinations in France, Belgium, Germany and Holland.

We currently have crossings available for the whole of 2016, so book early to ensure you get the crossing you want at the best price possible!

  • Up to 24 crossings a day (12 in each direction)
  • 2016 now open for bookings
  • Dover to Dunkirk in 2hrs
  • Excellent onboard facilities​​
  • No baggage restrictions​
"Our first time on a ferry was an enjoyable experience. We didn't realise how easy it would be. We will definitley do it again.​" Mr & Mrs Lennon, Kent​

Quality onboard experience

Quality Onboard Experience

Our three modern and comfortable vessels have excellent facilities to ensure everyone has an enjoyable crossing. Relax with a drink and admire the sea views or watch TV in the cafe bar. Visit the shop and browse the selection of cosmetics, fragrances, beer, wine and spirits and souvenirs, or head out on deck.

There is also an exclusive Sea View Lounge with complimentary drinks and snacks, a games area and a children’s play area onboard to keep the little ones entertained as you sail. If you are travelling as a family, then why not check out our family bookings to Dunkirk page for more information.


Enjoy a meal onboard

Enjoy a meal onboard​

Enjoy a meal onboard and choose from a range of cafes and restaurants serving a variety of snacks and tasty meals, including vegetarian and children’s options and yummy desserts.

We are committed to ensuring that you have an enjoyable journey – find out more about why you should choose DFDS​​

Onboard facilities


Three ferry routes to France

​We are the only operator with two routes to France from Dover and you can return to Dover from either Calais or Dunkirk (no matter which you sailed out from). We also have one route across the western Channel to Normandy.​​

​​​​​​Prices are subject to availability. Telephone booking fees apply. ​Terms & Conditions apply.


We're award winning​​

It’s always a proud moment when you’re recognised for your good work, so we’re honoured to have been named as ‘World’s Leading Ferry Operator’ in the 2014 World Travel Awards. We have won this fantastic award for 4 years running.