Routes and schedules
UK border control after December 31st 2020
As of 1 January 2021, cargo moving between the UK and the EU will have to undergo Customs formalities and border control. Here is an overview of people, systems and processes we have in place to help customers with their Customs needs.
With our new and intuitive book and track system, you can now create, track and edit your DFDS bookings online whenever you need to.
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Our support page provides the answer to your most frequently asked questions.
What is MGO BAF?
The MGO BAF, or Marine Gas Oil Bunker Adjustment Factor, compensates for fluctuations in the price of a ship's fuel.
If the price rises above a certain level, a surcharge will be applied. If the price drops below a certain level, a reduction in the surcharge will be applied.
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Important information to enter the UK
The United Kingdom is taking steps to help stop the spread of COVID-19.
- To protect your health and others’, everyone must complete an online passenger locator form before arrival in the United Kingdom.
- You may be required to self-isolate for 14 days on arrival. Check the exempt countries list immediately before you travel as this list can change at short notice. (Freight / transport drivers are exempt from the 14 days isolation)
- It is a legal requirement that you wear a face covering on public transport in the UK.
Failure to comply with the above measures is a criminal offence and you could be fined. Please visit www.gov.uk/uk-border-control for detailed public health advice and requirements for entering the UK.
The most reliable freight shipping network
Fast and reliable point to point transport, advanced logistics, or a ferry cruise: our unique network consists of 35 logistics locations, 55 ferries, 8 port terminals, 9000 trailer and container units, 24 routes, and 8,000+ ferry and logistics experts with local know-how across Europe and Turkey.
Routes and schedules
The DFDS fleet offers freight shipping, passenger and container routes in Europe and beyond. The frequency of our schedules makes it possible for you or your cargo to reach the destination without any compromise.
DFDS has eight strategically positioned terminals across Europe that offer vessel and cargo handling, industry-specific warehousing facilities, storage and workshop services within maritime and haulage industry.
Tailored industry solutions
With specialised industry knowledge and a comprehensive shipping and logistics network, DFDS helps some of the world’s largest companies to deliver on their promises.