France 3 day return

for car + 4
+ £50 cashback


Pack up the car and start exploring with DFDS, on a 3 day short break to France. Whether you’re riding on the back of the Calais Dragon, climbing to the top of the Calais lighthouse or exploring the historical significance of Dunkirk, new experiences across the channel are closer than you think.

Plus receive £50 cashback to spend at our Duty Free stores before your return journey!

Fancy a shorter stay? Take a look at our Duty Free Day Trip from just £95.

Terms and conditions apply

To claim £50 cashback, you must present booking confirmation & printed receipt from Dunkirk or Calais Duty Free Shop, onboard at reception.

Travel with your vehicle

Unlimited luggage

Reserve & Collect Duty Free

    From £109 for car + 4 plus £50 cashback.

    Travel by 14 December 2022. Not available for travel in July or August

    Travel Guarantee - free cancellations on crossings taken before 30 September 2023

    No forms or testing required on return to UK

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Calais Belfry
Dunkirk Beach

How to spend 3 days in France

Our port cities of Calais and Dunkirk are great places to visit, with a host of museums, historic sites and cool cafes to discover.

On a 3 day short break, you can explore more than you think too! Whether you’re looking to discover historical sites, sample some regional cuisine or fancy trying your hand at water sports, there are plenty of opportunities to do that and more in Calais and Dunkirk.

Check out our exclusive partner deals with attractions in Calais & Dunkirk and plan your trip today!

Load your car at our Duty Free Shop
Man shopping in our duty free shop

Duty Free at DFDS

Before you drive onboard for your return journey, don’t forget to stop by our Duty Free Shops at our Calais and Dunkirk ports.

Save up to 50% vs UK high street on premium spirits, wines and beers. Park in your loading lane, visit the Duty Free Shop before you board the ferry and fill your boot with great deals.

You can also browse our products online, reserve what you fancy and collect at a time to suit you. Check out our Reserve & Collect service to reserve your duty free now.

Onboard Experience - Dover-Calais

Onboard Experience - Dunkirk - Dover

Cote D'Opale

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.

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