Sail Dover – France for your 2021 road trip
It’s time to venture further afield and enjoy a road trip like no other.
Whether it’s a family road trip, a euro road trip with friends or a solo road trip, pack up your car, start the ignition and set off. Feel the freedom, experience the space and follow your own path.
Book your ferry crossing to France now and look forward to your holiday on your terms.
No baggage restrictions
90 minute or 2 hour crossings
Duty Free shopping onboard
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.
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
Ferries to France
With DFDS, it’s easy to sail from Dover to France. Our routes include crossings from Dover to Calais and Dunkirk, as well as Newhaven to Dieppe, all with comfortable onboard facilities so you can really relax and enjoy the journey.
Enjoy a bite to eat and take the kids to the soft play area or even explore outside on deck.
With DFDS your holiday starts as soon as you set sail.
Only vehicle travel is permitted on our Dover - France routes. Foot passengers are not permitted.
EUROPE’S LEADING FERRY OPERATOR 2021
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