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Travel Updates

Travel Updates

LIVE PORT INF​ORMA​TION​ AND TRAVEL UPDATES

Read our feed below for the very latest travel and sailing updates. Please note this information is updated live, it is for information only and comments to the Twitter feed are replied to 24/7.

AUTOMATED SMS TRAVEL UPDATES

When travelling on our ferry services between Dover-France, our customers can text us for instant live port and sailing updates 24 hours a day*:

Travelling from Dover: Text DFDSDOVER to 60777

Travelling from Calais: Text DFDSCALAIS to 60777

Travelling from Dunkirk: Text DFDSDUNKIRK to 60777

*SMS charges - Network operator charges apply

Dover - Dunkirk/Calais Important Updates

Dart Charge – Payment arrangements at the Dartford Tunnel

Payment for the Dartford Tunnel can no longer be paid on arrival at the crossing. For more information to pay for Dart Charge or to use this service please click here.

Operation Stack

For more information about Operation Stack on the M20 when travelling to the Port of Dover please click here.

Newcastle - Amsterdam Important Updates

On Friday, November 8 2019 for Newcastle - Amsterdam and on Saturday, November 9 2019 for Amsterdam - Newcastle, the Navigators and Columbus Bar will be closed due to a private event.

On Saturday 16 November the Compass bar on the Newcastle - Amsterdam route will be closed.

Newhaven - Dieppe Important Updates

Please note sailings are subject to tidal restrictions.

Award Winning Ferry Crossings

We are Europe's Leading Ferry Operator 2012-2019 and the World's Leading Ferry Operator 2011-2019!