Sail & Dine

Newcastle - Amsterdam


Sail to Amsterdam in style, with our mini cruise and meal package offers. Choose breakfast and dinner, or just breakfast, on both crossings in our fantastic Explorers Kitchen restaurant, which offers an array of dishes from across the globe in the evening, as well as up to 40 hot and cold breakfast options. These tasty packages offer savings of up to 27.

*Prices based on 2 sharing and subject to availability. Percentage based on onboard meal prices.

Explore Amsterdam

Excellent onboard facilities

2 Nights Onboard

    All-you-can-eat buffet breakfast or breakfast & dinner

    Book by 28 December 2020

DFDS ferry to Newcastle from Amsterdam

Day 1


Check-in opens


Check-in closes


Depart North Shields for Amsterdam

Amsterdam canal

Day 2


Arrive in IJmuiden, Holland


Coach departs for Amsterdam city centre


Coach departs Amsterdam for IJmuiden terminal


Ship departs IJmuiden

Explorer's Kitchen breakfast buffet

Day 3


Breakfast available onboard


Arrive in North Shields

Explorers Kitchen Dinner Newcastle to Amsterdam
Explorers Kitchen - Newcastle to Amsterdam
Explorers Kitchen Breakfast - Newcastle to Amsterdam
Explorers Kitchen Breakfast Newcastle to Amsterdam

Capital Cuisine

Our all-you-can-eat Explorers Kitchen buffet restaurant offers tastes from around the globe. The international cuisines include BBQ American, Mediterranean, Asian and more. How do Boston slow cooked beans sound? Or ample portions of butterfly shrimp, tandoori chicken drumsticks and Greek meatballs? These are just a​ few of the options available on the menu, as well as a salad bar and options for vegans and vegetarians.

The breakfast menu is just as spectacular, with your favourite cooked classics, plus continental dishes. Alongside the delicious, fresh cooked food you can enjoy boasts panoramic sea views.

Restaurants Onboard

Cabins onboard

Onboard Entertainment

Amsterdam Autumn

Discover Amsterdam

Stay with the theme of cuisine in Amsterdam and try some of the local delicacies, from herring and pickle sandwiches, to bitterballen and more. Make sure to wash it all down in a brown café with a local beer, before heading off to enjoy the museums and art galleries. Alternatively, stay al fresco and enjoy a stroll through Jordaan, Vondelpark and the boutique shops of Nine Streets.

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We've partnered with Nectar

We have proudly partnered with Nectar to provide even more value to you, our customer.

You can collect Nectar points on all of our ferry crossings and short breaks out of the UK when you book online, and don’t forget to keep an eye out for future boost offers where you can earn even more points when you travel with DFDS.

WTA Winner 2022

Award Winning Ferry Crossings

We are proud to have been voted World’s Leading Ferry Operator 2022 at this year’s World Travel Awards for the 12th year in a row! We have also won Europe's Leading Ferry Operator 2012-2022 and World’s Best Ferry Operator Website 2021-2022.

Thank you to everyone who has supported us and voted for us for over 12 years. Let’s sail the seas together with world class service!

Prices are subject to availability. Telephone booking fees apply. Terms and conditions apply. Some banks may charge a fee when paying in a different currency.