Ferry Crossings
Dover - Dunkirk
car + 4 one way
Inclusive meal


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

Pet friendly

Excellent onboard facilities

Inclusive meal offer available on sailings until 1st March 2022

A couple enjoying a drink onboard

What you need to travel

At DFDS we want you to have everything you need when travelling to France on our ferries. Enhanced cleaning procedures and safety measures are in place with the same level of award-winning service we are known for.

Before you travel we recommend you check entry requirements. 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)

Visit our dedicated Travel Updates Page for full details of travel guidance and entry requirements.

Covid-19 Travel Updates

Our Routes to France

Onboard Experience

Cote D'Opale

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.

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Award Winning Ferry Crossings

We are Europe's Leading Ferry Operator 2012-2020 and the World's Leading Ferry Operator 2011-2020!

Prices are subject to availability. Telephone booking fees apply. Terms and conditions apply.