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Ferry Crossings

Ireland To France Ferry

per car + up to 4 people, one way*
Standard cabin & all meals included


Set sail on a DFDS Rosslare-Dunkirk ferry! Whether you’re embarking on a French road trip or taking your motorhome for a longer stay in Europe, start your journey with DFDS.

Enjoy a comfortable crossing from just €450* - this price includes a standard cabin and all your onboard meals! For more information about the port & how to get there, see our Terminals info page.

All meals included

Travel with your vehicle

Cabins available

No baggage restrictions

    All meals included in our onboard restaurant

    Great facilities including bar, shop & kids area

    Pet travel available

    Travel with your car, campervan or any other vehicle

Rosslare Dunkirk Ship

Terms and Conditions

*Lead in price based on one-way fare for a standard car carrying up to 4 passengers with standard cabin and meals included on the Rosslare-Dunkirk route, including ETS charge as of 1st January 2024. Please note - single occupancy discount is not available.


Rosslare - Dunkirk
Family Onboard
Optima Seaways Children's Play Area
Optima Seaways Duty Free Shop
Onboard Play area
Rosslare Dunkirk Ship
Inclusive Meals & Onboard Refreshments Rosslare - Dunkirk

Onboard our Ferry to France from Ireland

Our spacious ships boast an array of fantastic onboard facilities and will ensure your journey to France is a great experience from start to finish.

  • Sip & relax: Unwind with your favourite drink in one of our cosy bar areas
  • Shopping haven: Browse the curated selection of beverages, cosmetics, and sweet treats in our onboard shop
  • Fun for the family: Let the little adventurers enjoy our dedicated children’s play and recreational area
  • Stay connected: Wi-Fi packages available to purchase onboard
  • Dream away: From standard cabins to luxurious commodore cabins, we offer a wide range of sleeping options for a restful night at sea

Plus, indulge in a culinary journey at no extra cost with four meals included in our buffet-style restaurants during your crossing. Enjoy a variety of food options, soft drinks, and tea/coffee, all covered with your ferry booking.

Our skilled chefs are on hand to cater to any dietary requirements and preferences, ensuring a delightful dining experience for all.

Normandy - Mont St Michel
Castle in Germany

Planning Your Next Trip From Rosslare to Dunkirk

With DFDS, travel by ferry from Ireland to France and arrive ready to explore Europe. Our Rosslare ferry will take you to Dunkirk, the perfect start to your trip. Located in the heart of Northern France and just 30 minutes from the Belgian border, you’ll be spoiled for choice for where to travel next.

If you’re planning on taking a ferry to France with your vehicle, be sure to check out our France driving guide to brush up on the rules and regulations to follow. Thanks to the convenient location of Dunkirk port, it’s easier than ever to venture into Belgium, Germany, Holland and beyond!

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Other Routes

Cycling in Europe (Calais, France)
Biker on a roadtrip
Cycling in Europe (Abcoude Netherlands)

Things To Do In Europe

Whether you’re planning a European motorbike tour, a scenic cycling holiday or a family road trip, arriving in Dunkirk by ferry will be the ideal start to your trip. Dunkirk port is situated less than 2 hours by car from Brussels and just 3.5 hours’ drive from Paris, so you’ll be set to explore the most iconic European cities to your heart’s content.

If you want to explore more of Europe, check out our European ferry routes and make the most of DFDS’s world-class service and excellent connectivity during your travels. Need help planning activities for your trip? Find and book the top-rated attractions for your holiday with our partners at Get Your Guide. Click here to find out more.


Championing the Seas!  

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.