Newcastle city trip
Newcastle: a surprising city
Newcastle is one of the biggest cities in the North East of England. It sits on the north bank of the River Tyne and is well known for its mix of modern culture and spectacular Victorian architecture. The city is teeming with things to see and do including world-class art galleries, prestigious museums, famous bridges, five-star restaurants and beautiful boutique hotels.
Travel with your vehicle
Excellent onboard facilities
Add hotel accommodation
Two nights on board in a comfortable cabin
Bus transfers from the port to the city centre
All times shown are in local time.
Please note that timetables may change subject to weather conditions.
Relax onboard our ferry with sea view cabins, excellent restaurants and tax free shopping onboard while we take you directly from IJmuiden to Newcastle. After a comfortable night onboard our ferry, you will arrive the next morning well relaxed and ready to explore the vibrant city of the north, with it's museums, many shops and night time entertainment. You can also book your hotel stay from our excensive selection of hotels in Newcastle.
Routes to the UK
Our Routes to the UK
DFDS has one of the largest ferry networks in Europe, with four routes operating to the UK.
The English Channel ferry crossings are convenient and fast at highly competitive prices, meaning you can take your car with you and explore what the UK has to offer.
Award Winning Ferry Crossings
We are proud to have been voted World’s Leading Ferry Operator 2022 at this year’s World Travel Awards for the 12th year in a row! We have also won Europe's Leading Ferry Operator 2012-2022 and World’s Best Ferry Operator Website 2021-2022.
Thank you to everyone who has supported us and voted for us for over 12 years. Let’s sail the seas together with world class service!