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Ferry Crossing between Amsterdam and Newcastle with NAF discount

On our DFDS ferry from Amsterdam (Ijmuiden) to Newcastle you can easily get from Europe to Northern England and back again. The route has daily departures, and the ferry crossing takes approx. 16 hours and 30 minutes. As well as England, both Scotland and Wales are also at your feet.

As a NAF member, you receive a 10% discount on both cabins and vehicles on the Amsterdam (IJmuiden) - Newcastle route.

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Daily crossings

    A smooth crossing between Europe and England

    Great facilities on board - restaurants, tax free shop, cinema



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All times shown are in local time.

Please note that timetables may change subject to weather conditions.

Lighthouse in Scotland
Bars in Newcastle Quayside
Highlands, Scotland

Amazing England, Scotland and Wales

Perfect start to the holiday

The ferry from Amsterdam (IJmuiden) to Newcastle connects northern Netherlands with north-east England. Taking the boat across the North Sea to Newcastle gives you the perfect start to a road trip in lush England, Scotland or Wales. Enjoy many unforgettable moments on your journey through cozy villages, beautiful scenery and exciting attractions.

Newcastle Quayside
Little Shambles in York

A Lovely Journey Across the North Sea

North England

Visit Newcastle's medieval castle and learn more about the history of the castle. If you hike up in one of the towers, you get a fantastic view of the city.

In the heart of Newcastle you will find Grainger's market with everything from fruit to meat, clothing and special gifts.

Like Newcastle, the rest of the North of England is filled with beautiful and exciting sights, brillitan street markets to find something special and historical landmarks.

Explorers Kitchen - Newcastle to Amsterdam
Explorers Kitchen Dinner Newcastle to Amsterdam
North Sea Bistro - Newcastle-Amsterdam
Dessert from North Sea Bistro Newcastle-Amsterdam
North Sea Bistro - Newcastle to Amsterdam

Great restaurants

On board there are two different restaurants with a choice for both small and large appetites. Pick a real mix of food in Explorer's Kitchen- our buffet with flavors from all over the world - Indian to American, vegetarian and kid-friendly options. If you want a la carte, head to the North Sea Bistro. Here you get delicious, high-quality dishes based on seasonal ingredients.

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