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3-day minicruise to Newcastle

per person
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Together with the Employee Benefit Shop, we now offer you a super-cheap trip to Newcastle. Discover the surprising city of Newcastle: shopping, culture and sights and cozy pubs. Travel in style to Newcastle by luxury cruise ferry, visit one of the many free museums or shop till you drop! When are you leaving for Newcastle?

Tip : choose a departure day from Sunday to Thursday for the cheapest rates!

Departure until December 2019

2 nights onboard

Daily crossings

Excellent onboard facilities

    Bus transfer from the port to the center of Newcastle has been arranged

DFDS ferry to Newcastle from Amsterdam

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


Relaxation starts onboard

Your weekend away starts from the moment you board the luxury cruise ferry. On the way to Newcastle you can enjoy all the facilities onboard. This way you can fully enjoy the journey!

Start the evening relaxing with a dinner buffet in the EXPLORER'S KITCHEN restaurant. Have a drink outside on the deck and enjoy the view. Visit the casino or watch a new movie at the cinema.

Cabins onboard


Newcastle: all in 1

This English city is the destination for a weekend away! Newcastle is a cozy, typical English city with lots of great restaurants and a great city for shopping.

In Newcastle everything is within walking distance. Stroll the streets together and view historic buildings, such as the medieval castle keep. A great place to shop is High Bridge Street with small boutiques and nice vintage stores.

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.

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