Mini cruises

4 day mini cruise to Newcastle


4 day mini cruise in amusing Newcastle

During a 4-day MiniCruise to Newcastle you can really enjoy a relaxing time for yourself and for a friend. This unique destination has everything you can expect from a modern and hip city: trendy restaurants, shops and lots of culture. Book your trip by December 2021

Bus transfer available

2 nights onboard

Excellent onboard facilities

One night in a hotel of your choice in Newcastle

No baggage restrictions

Day 1


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Depart IJmuiden for Newcastle

Day 1


Check-in opens


Depart IJmuiden for Newcastle

Day 2


Arrive in North Shields near Newcastle


First Coach departs for Newcastle city centre


Drop you baggage at your hotel of choice in Newcastle


Day at Leisure begins

Day 3


Explore beautiful Newcastle


Grab a bite at a restaurant


Coaches begin departing Newcastle for ferry terminal


Depart North Shields for Holland

Day 4


Buffet breakfast available onboard


Arrive in Ijmuiden

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Discover Newcastle

From the port you will be taken directly with the transfer bus to the center of Newcastle. Leave your luggage at your hotel and dive into this bustling city.

Go shopping in small vintage boutiques or large chain stores. Visit one of the many free museums for some culture or dive into a pub for a refreshing pint. Newcastle has it all!

Restaurants Onboard

North Sea Bistro - Newcastle to Amsterdam

North Sea Bistro

North Sea Bistro offers an intimate and luxe dining experience, with a seasonal menu and stylish surroundings.

À la carte dining is currently unavailable.


Choose a hotel

Enjoy your MiniCruise with overnight stay in one of our hotels in Newcastle. Do you prefer luxury or modern? Choose from our selection here

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All DFDS Mini Cruises

Our mini cruise breaks are our most popular breaks, and it’s easy to see why. Not only do you get to spend time in a fantastic city, but you’ll also be treated to 2 nights onboard our modern, comfortable and well-equipped cruise ferries.

Our mini cruises are the perfect combination of a short city break and a cruise experience.

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We are Europe's Leading Ferry Operator 2012-2020 and the World's Leading Ferry Operator 2011-2020!

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