Ferries to France
Ferries to France for holidays closer than you think
Take a ferry to France and embark on your European roadtrip!
Whether you’re heading on a spring break, visiting the wine regions of France, or hiking its countryside, let DFDS take you there!
Plus, if covid-19 puts a stop to your plans, you can cancel & rebook for free with our Travel Guarantee on travel taken before 30 September 2023.
Travel with your vehicle
No baggage restrictions
Duty Free shopping
Ferry to France from £68 for car + 4
Choose from Dover – Dunkirk or Dover – Calais routes
Covid-19 Travel Guarantee – free rebookings on crossings taken before 30 September 2023
Amazing adventures closer than you think!
Great holiday destinations are less than 2 hours ferry ride away and we’re ready to take you there!
The ideal start to a road trip, you can shop duty free and enjoy a bite to eat while onboard our ferries before hitting the open road to explore all Europe has to offer.
If you prefer something more relaxing, you could head to the south of France for a beach break, or to the Champagne region for a countryside retreat and a chance to sample the country’s most famous tipple!
From surfing in Biarritz to watching the sunset in Finistère, sampling oysters in Brittany to sipping wine in Burgundy, France is waiting for you to explore and enjoy!
Onboard Experience - Dover-Calais
Onboard Experience - Dunkirk - Dover
Allowances After Brexit
DFDS offer unlimited baggage allowance which means you can fill your boots with great duty free deals.
What you can bring back to the UK
- 18 Litres of wine
- 42 litres of beer
- Up to £390 worth of non-alcoholic goods
For more information on what you can bring into the UK and Europe check out our Duty Free FAQs.
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We been voted World’s Leading Ferry Operator 2011-2021, Europe's Leading Ferry Operator 2012-2021 and World’s Best Ferry Operator Website 2021!
Thank you for voting and making us proud for more than 10 years in a row! Let’s sail the seas together with world class service!