SHIPS’ OVERVIEW

The 6 modern vessels on our Dover to Dunkirk and Dover to Calais routes cross the English Channel​ up to 54 times every day and boast excellent facilities to keep everyone entertained as they sail.

Visit our onboard facilities pages to find out more about the dining, shopping and other amenities on our ships.

​DOVER SEAWAYS, DELFT SEAWAYS & DUNKERQUE SEAWAYS

These 3 sister ships were built in 2005 and operate on our Dover-Dunkirk route. The ships are of Scandinavian design and have a light and airy atmosphere. The ships can accommodate 1,000 passengers and have a number of dining venues, a café bar, play areas, a shop, private lounge and facilities for commercial drivers.

Technical Details:

Length: 186m
Width: 28m
Cruising speed: 20.5 Knots
Passengers: 1,000
Cars: 250
Year built: 2005
Flag: UK
UK Flag 

CÔTE DES DUNES & CÔTE DES FLANDRES

Côte Des Dunes and Côte Des Flandres are our two new ships launched on the route between Dover and Calais in February 2016.  Both vessels were fully refurbished and renovated in January 2016 and can accommodate 1,500 passengers and 400 cars. The modern facilities include a restaurant, a snack bar, a café, play areas, a shop, premium lounge and facilities for commercial drivers with restaurant, showers and rest areas.

Technical Details:

Length: 186m
Width: 28m
Cruising speed: 25 Knots
Engine output: 4 x engines, total Power 39,000 KW
Passengers: 1,500
Cars: 400
Year built: Côte Des Flandres – 2004 / Côte Des Dunes - 2001
Refurbished: 2016
Flag: France
France Flag

CALAIS SEAWAYS

Built in 1991 and extensively refurbished in 2017 this vessel can accommodate 2,000 passengers and operate on our Dover-Calais route. The ship’s facilities include a restaurant, bar, café, reclining seat areas, a shop, play area and several public areas with sea views. There are also excellent facilities for commercial drivers.

Technical Details:
Length: 163m
Width: 27m
Cruising speed: 21 Knots
Passengers: 2,000
Cars: 600
Year built: 1991
Refurbished: 2013
Flag: France
France Flag

CALAIS SEAWAYS was fully refurbished in 2013. Watch our film showing her amazing transformation and re-branding whilst in dry dock in Poland.


Facilities for passengers with reduced mobility

Cote des Dunes/Cote des Flandres​
  • ​One passenger lift measuring 130cm x 158cm, entrance door width 90cm
  • One wheelchair-accessible public toilet
  • Lift access parking​ 
Calais Seaways
  • One passenger lift measuring 190cm x 220cm . Entrance door  width 120cm.   
  • One wheelchair-accessible public toilets. 
  • Bathroom equipped with shower, wash basin, WC & hand rails.
  • Lift access parking available​

​Dover Seaways/Delft Seaways/Dunkerque Seaways

  • Three passenger lifts measuring 100cm x 138cm . Entrance door width 90cm. 
  • Two wheelchair-accessible public toilets: decks 6 and 7.
  • Lift access parking available


​​​​​​​​ WE'RE AWARD WINNING​​

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

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