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MiniCruise to Newcastle with Dagpakker

A MiniCruise to Newcastle is a wonderful outing. On board you can relax, have a bite to eat or shop in the Seashop! Once in Newcastle you can have a great time. Are you going shopping or sniffing culture? it's all possible. Who are you going with on MiniCruise?

Daily Crossings

No baggage restrictions

Excellent onboard facilities

    2 nights on board

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Day 1


Check-in opens


Depart IJmuiden for Newcastle


Day 2


Arrive in North Shields near Newcastle


First Coach departs for Newcastle city centre


Day at Leisure begins


Coach departs Newcastle for ferry terminal


Depart North Shields for Holland

Explorer's Kitchen breakfast buffet

Day 3


Breakfast buffet available onboard


Arrive in ​IJmuiden

Millennium bridge Newcastle

How does it work?

  • Click on 'Redeem' so that a new screen opens
  • Select a date for the outward journey and indicate the number of passengers.
  • Note: the travel code PM9FSD has already been entered for you and you do not need to change it
  • Select the desired cabin, any meals and extra options.
  • Log in if you already have an account or create a new account.
  • Enter your voucher code in the 'Voucher code' field and click on cash.
  • Your voucher code is now redeemed and the amount will be settled automatically.
  • Select a payment method for any remaining amount and complete the booking.
  • Boekings The booking confirmation is sent directly to the specified e-mail address.
  • Reclaim your voucher code z.s.m. and no later than 15 November 2019.



Onboard experience

Newcastle Quayside Millennium Bridge and Baltic

Newcastle Highlights

Newcastle exudes metropolitan cool, offering something for everyone.

Art lovers can peruse the collections at the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art or the Laing Art Gallery and sport fanatics can take a tour of St James’ Park. The Quayside boasts some of the city’s best bars and restaurants and is home to a fantastic Sunday market.

Couple smiling

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.


Championing the Seas!  

We're elated to announce that DFDS has once again retained its title as Europe’s Leading Ferry Operator at the 2024 World Travel Awards.

This accolade wouldn’t have been possible without you, our loyal passengers. Thank you for recognising the hard work of our exceptional team members who are dedicated to ensuring each voyage is as exceptional as the next.

Your ongoing support is the anchor to our success.

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