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Our short, convenient sailings from Dover to Dunkirk are the perfect way to start a trip to Europe. Dunkirk is less than 25 miles north of our Calais port and provides easy access to destinations in France, Germany, Holland and further afield.
No matter where you’re heading, it all starts with a ferry crossing from DFDS.
No baggage restrictions
2 hour crossing
Travel with your vehicle
Up to 24 daily crossings
Enjoy a meal onboard
Excellent onboard facilities
Travel to France on our unique Dover to Dunkirk ferry route, giving you easy access to northern France, Belgium, the Netherlands and more. With up to 24 departures a day, and a crossing time of just two hours, Dover to Dunkirk is perfect for a day trip or as the starting point for a fantastic holiday in Europe.
Travelling by ferry means you don’t have to worry about baggage restrictions, so you can take everything and still have room for souvenirs! There’s also the comfort and convenience of travelling with your own car and the freedom it gives you to explore Europe at your own pace.
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.
We are Europe's Leading Ferry Operator 2012-2019 and the World's Leading Ferry Operator 2011-2018!