Ferry Crossings

Ferries to France

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Inclusive meal
Ferry Crossings
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Ferries to France

Book a ferry to France and explore everything Europe has to offer. With three ferry routes from the UK to France, DFDS gives you the choice and flexibility to suit your travel plans.

Our ferries to France include crossings from Dover to Calais and Dunkirk, as well as from Newhaven to Dieppe, all with comfortable onboard facilities so you can enjoy the journey.

Shop Duty Free onboard our ferries to France, at our shoreside Duty Free Shop in Dunkerque and reserve from the comfort of your own home with our reserve & collect service.

You can now enjoy a complimentary meal on all crossings from Dover to France. See our new inclusive catering menu and find out how to redeem your meal here.

If your plans change, our Travel Guarantee means you can cancel and rebook for free on travel taken before 30 September 2023.

Our Ferry Routes to France

Dover Calais Cote D'Opale Ship
car + 4 one way

Dover-Calais Ferry Crossings

Our fastest and most popular ferry crossing, our Dover to Calais route takes only 90 minutes, and with Duty Free shopping onboard those minutes will fly by.

Customers enjoying the duty free shop

Duty Free onboard DFDS ferries to Europe

Swap the high street for the high seas and shop Duty Free onboard DFDS Ferries from the UK to Europe. Plus, stop by our brand new Dunkerque Duty Free store for great deals to fill your boot. Discover thousands of duty free deals onboard and save up to 50% versus the UK high street. Treat yourself while enroute to your well-deserved break.

Whether you’re looking for a new holiday scent, a taste of your favourite tipple or fancy some new headphones to hear your holiday playlist, you’ll find all of that and more with DFDS Duty Free.

A couple enjoying a drink onboard

Travel with confidence

Travel has changed and we’re here to ensure you have everything you need to travel with confidence. Be assured you will still receive the same level of award-winning service onboard our DFDS ferries, with enhanced cleaning procedures and safety measures.

Entry conditions depend on whether passengers have been fully vaccinated and other requirements include:

  • A passenger locator form
  • A covid certificate demonstrating proof of vaccination status
  • A negative covid test (if not fully vaccinated)

For full details of travel guidelines and entry requirements, visit our dedicated Travel Updates Page.

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