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Winter Sale - Amsterdam Mini Cruise


Save 50% on cabins on your mini cruise this winter to Amsterdam!

Break out of your winter routine and explore the charm of Amsterdam with DFDS!

A mini cruise to Amsterdam is the perfect way to spend a day exploring one of Europe's most beautiful cities. With 50% off cabins, now is the perfect time to treat yourself, travel by ferry, and enjoy all the benefits that come with it.

From unlimited luggage to restaurants, bars and a Duty Free shop, you'll be able to start your holiday feeling as soon as you step onboard.

Don't let the January blues get you down - book your ticket today and brighten up your winter!

Private en suite cabins

Bus transfers included

Discover vibrant Amsterdam

Duty Free shopping

    Save 50% on cabins on your mini cruise

    Live entertainment & restaurants onboard

    Book before 3 February 2023

    Travel Period: now until End of March 2023

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

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Discover Amsterdam with DFDS

Winter in Amsterdam is an enchanting experience, where the city takes on a magic of its own. Wander along the picturesque canals that are sparkled with frost or cuddle up with a hot chocolate in one of Amsterdam’s many charming cafes.

With our 2 for 1 mini cruise offer, you can explore Amsterdam for the day, and continue your adventure onboard. Dine in our North Sea Bistro, enjoy our live entertainment, and stock up on some further great deals at Duty Free!

For more inspiration, check out our GetYourGuide page to plan the perfect trip!

Please note: Bus transfers to and from Amsterdam are part of the overall cost of the Mini Cruise package. You will be provided your cabin price first and bus transfer prices will then be shown separately.

Terms & conditions

  • Booking period: until 3 February 2023
  • Valid for travel: now - 31 March 2023
  • From price based on 2 people in a 2 person inside cabin. For other cabins a small surcharge applies.
  • Valid only for new bookings and not in combination with other promotions/discounts.
  • Offer subject to product availability.
  • Commodore cabins are excluded from the offer.
  • ABTOT provides protection for your package booking as set out in section 19 of our booking conditions.



Onboard Experience

Amsterdam flower markets

Amsterdam Highlights

Amsterdam offers an abundance of attractions and activities, from fascinating cultural experiences and great shopping, to the iconic bicycles and 17th-century canals.

Explore the world famous museums, including the Van Gogh Museum, the Hermitage and the Rijksmuseum. Take a scenic canal cruise through Amsterdam to see the city in a whole new light.

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All DFDS Mini Cruises

Our mini cruise breaks are our most popular breaks, and it’s easy to see why. Not only do you get to spend time in a fantastic city, but you’ll also be treated to 2 nights onboard our modern, comfortable and well-equipped cruise ferries.

Our mini cruises are the perfect combination of a short city break and a cruise experience.

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.