Ferries from Dover to Calais
The DFDS Dover to Calais ferry route operates up to 30 daily sailings between England and France. Thanks to the addition of 2 new ships on this route, it's more convenient than ever to hop across the channel.
With the option to catch the ferry before or after your booked crossing if you miss it, it couldn't be easier to head to France with DFDS.
Up to 30 daily crossings
90 minute crossing
Travel with your vehicle
No baggage restrictions
Premium lounge available
Enjoy a meal onboard
Inclusive meal offer available on sailings until 1st March 2022
Although travel has changed slightly following Covid-19, you will still receive the same level of award-winning service onboard our DFDS ferries, with enhanced cleaning procedures and safety measures so you can travel with confidence.
To make sure you have all you need for your trip to France, we recommend checking entry requirements prior to travel. Entry conditions depend on whether passengers have been fully vaccinated and may include:
- A passenger locator form
- A covid certificate demonstrating proof of vaccination status
- A negative covid test (if not fully vaccinated)
Full details of entry requirements can be found on our dedicated Travel Updates Page.
Our Routes to France
Ferries to France
With DFDS, it’s easy to sail from Dover to France. Our routes include crossings from Dover to Calais and Dunkirk, as well as Newhaven to Dieppe, all with comfortable onboard facilities so you can really relax and enjoy the journey.
Enjoy a bite to eat and take the kids to the soft play area or even explore outside on deck.
With DFDS your holiday starts as soon as you set sail.