Karlshamn Terminal

Check-in and boarding

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Check-in and Boarding Information - DFDS

Make sure you're prepared for a hassle-free check-in and boarding experience. Find information on check-in times, travelling with children and additional assistance. At DFDS, we endeavour to make travelling with us as stress-free as possible. On top of excellent service throughout your journey, we want to ensure that you can check-in and board as smoothly as possible. Find out everything you need to know with our handy guide to check-in and boarding.

Check-in and boarding on UK-France routes

Check-in and boarding on Amsterdam-Newcastle route

Check-in and boarding on Baltic Sea routes

Check-in and boarding on Copenhagen-Frederikshavn-Oslo route

DFDS Passenger App

DFDS ferry mobile app

The DFDS app is your ideal travel companion.

  • View live departures and arrival times
  • Access your booking pass
  • Keep up to date with the latest travel announcements
  • Follow your journey with your personalised itinerary
  • Find information about onboard facilities
  • Find directions to your DFDS terminals

Simply log into the app using your booking number to access these great features.

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Nominee for Europes Leading Ferry Operator 2023

Behind Every Journey

We are proud to have been nominated as Europe’s Leading Ferry Operator 2023 by the World Travel Awards.  

This year, we’re taking a moment to celebrate and recognise the reasons why we continue to get nominated – and win this award – year after year… the amazing people behind every journey.