York city trip
York: enchanting and full of character
York is one of the most visited cities in England due to its great history. It is a great attraction for culture lovers. The city is surrounded by medieval walls that symbolize the history in this city. After the crossing from IJmuiden to Newcastle it is even less than a 2 hour drive to York.
2 Nights Onboard
Enjoy a meal onboard
Private en suite cabins
Travel with your vehicle
Live entertainment onboard
All times shown are in local time.
Please note that timetables may change subject to weather conditions.
York the historical gem
If you like history, then York is the place to be. A visit to the York Minster is definitely worth it. This impressive cathedral towers over the city is the largest cathedral in England. You can take a beautiful walk across the medieval walls. A visit to the Railway museum is recommended for the whole family. York is also known for the many chocolatiers with delicious chocolate. During a visit to one of these chocolatiers, the chocolate lover will really enjoy it.
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!