France landscape
Ferry Crossings

Ferries to France

per car + up to 4, one way*

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!

Shop Duty Free onboard, at our Duty Free Shops in Dunkerque and Calais and reserve from home with our Reserve & Collect service.

Travel with your vehicle

No baggage restrictions

Duty Free shopping

    Choose from Dover – Dunkirk or Dover – Calais routes

DFDS Delft Seaways

Terms and Conditions

*Lead in price based return day trip fare for a standard car carrying up to 4 passengers on Dover-France routes, including ETS charge as of 1st January 2024.

Journeys and prices are subject to availability and usual DFDS terms & conditions apply.

Offer terms and conditions apply.


Ski lift in the mountains
Ski holiday in France
Cycle through France
South of France
Vineyard in the sun

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.

Our unlimited luggage means you can pack all you need for an adventure packed ski trip, hiking holiday or cycling holiday.

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


Duty Free Allowances

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.


Fast, frequent and world class

We're elated to announce that DFDS has once again retained its title as Europe’s Leading Ferry Operator at the 2024 World Travel Awards.

This accolade wouldn’t have been possible without you, our loyal passengers. Thank you for recognising the hard work of our exceptional team members who are dedicated to ensuring each voyage is as exceptional as the next.

Your ongoing support is the anchor to our success.

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