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School and Youth Ferry Trips

If you’re planning a trip to Europe with a school or youth group, then DFDS are here to help make it easy. We can assist you in arranging a fun and comfortable crossing to Europe from the UK, both on foot or with a coach.

If you’re travelling from the south of England, then our routes from Dover to Dunkirk and Calais offer a quick and convenient way to cross the Channel to the continent. However, if you’re travelling from northern England or Scotland, our daily, overnight sailing on a ferry to Holland may be more convenient or you.

Offers for coach drivers & teachers

Excellent onboard facilities

No baggage restrictions

Daily crossings

Convenient crossings to Europe from the north and south of England
Multiple trip offer - family on the deck Dover-France

Timetables

Dover-Calais
Dover-Dunkirk
Newhaven-Dieppe
Battlefields in Belgium - Ypres Salient

Gateway to Europe

Once you’ve arrived in any of our European ports, you’ll find easy and convenient access to main cities and popular destinations across the continent thanks to Europe’s excellent motorway network.

Explore sites of historic events and battlefields, visit the homes of famous artists, writers and historical figures, experience some of the world’s best museums or discover the settings of classic literature with your group. With easy access to France, Holland, Germany and Belgium, you’re sure to find something suitable for your group.

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Travelling in a coach?

DFDS ferry Dover-France

Coach travel to France

With up to 54 daily sailings between Dover and Dunkirk and Calais, as well as up to 6 daily sailings between Newhaven and Dieppe, it’s easy to take your coach to France.

Group of friends on DFDS ferry

Group Trips

Ferry travel is perfect for groups. Travel on one of our packaged short breaks with your friends, your school or even your sports club!

No matter what sort of trip you’re looking for, our dedicated group travel team can help you organise it to give you exactly what you want at a great price.

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