Minicruise Newcastle

50% discount


As a KPN person you can now discover Newcaslte at an extra low price! Newcastle is the perfect city for shopping and culture. For example, go to the (free) Baltic museum or view the famous 7 bridges. For shopping you can visit the largest shopping center in Europe!

2 nights onboard

Excellent onboard facilities

    The bus awaits you at the port and takes you directly to the centre of surprisingly Newcastle

    Shop till you drop: DFDS has no baggage limit

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

Couple onboard Newcastle-Amsterdam ferry

Enjoyment starts on board

The MiniCruise starts in IJmuiden where you board the luxury cruise ferry. You will certainly start the evening well with a dinner buffet in the Explorer's Kitchen restaurant! After dinner you will certainly not be bored. You can go shopping in the seashop, catch a movie in the cinema or take a gamble in the casino. You can have a quiet drink in one of the bars. There is a Kidz 'Club for the children. You spend the night in a comfortable cabin so that you arrive fully rested in Newcastle.

Newcastle Quayside Millennium Bridge and Baltic

Newcastle: shopping and culture

Shopping in Newcastle is great. Walk through the cozy streets and hit the many shops. In addition to the pleasant shopping streets, Newcastle also has the largest shopping center in Europe! In addition to shopping, Newcastle is also the perfect city for a day of culture. The city has many (free) museums, the famous 7 bridges and a beautiful medieval castle! So you certainly don't get bored!

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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