Memories Worth Framing
Sail to France this summer and make memories worth framing
Reconnect with loved ones this summer, rediscover the joy of travel and breathe in that fresh sea air.
Your holiday starts as soon as you step onboard, with duty free shopping, delectable dining and plenty of space to relax as we sail to France.
Book your ferry crossing to France now and get ready to make memories again.
No baggage restrictions
Duty Free shopping onboard
Three routes to France
Travel in the comfort of your car
Over 50 sailings per day
Great destinations less than 4 hours away
Inclusive meal offer available until 31 Jan 2022
Travel Guarantee – re-book for free on travel taken before 31 Dec 2022
Dover - Calais
Regular sailings for the current week listed in local time
Rediscover the open road
Pack up the car, plan your route and rediscover Europe. From camping to coastal retreats, city breaks to countryside escapes, sail with DFDS to discover them all.
Explore France’s most beautiful villages, grab some food for picnic at France’s finest market in Dieppe, or enjoy a coastal hike on the cliffs of Étretat.
Whatever you decide to do, we’re ready to help you start making memories again.
Your ideal itinerary
Whether you’re looking for a coastal getaway, a multi-city break or a history themed holiday, France has it all. Explore the cities, countryside and coast of this vibrant country or venture further afield to neighbouring Belgium and Germany.
Plan your trip at your own pace, in the comfort of your own car. Take a look at our itineraries for some inspiration.
Our Routes to France
Côte D’Opale - setting sail summer 2021
Our brand new ship, the Côte D’Opale will set sail on our Dover – Calais route this summer and we can’t wait to welcome you onboard. With increased capacity, modern and spacious interiors and the largest retail space on the channel, we think you will love it just as much as we do! See for yourself in our 360 virtual tour or read more about what this ship will offer.
EUROPE’S LEADING FERRY OPERATOR 2021
We’ve been nominated as Europe’s Leading Ferry Operator at the prestigious World Travel Awards for the tenth year in a row! We’d love to win but we need your help – please support us with your vote! Voting closes on 1st of September. Thank you for your support.
We’ve also been nominated for World’s Leading Ferry Website 2021 which you can vote for here.