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Sail to France and save up to 35%
Save up to 35%

Sail to France and Save up to 35%

With autumn days heading our way, why not plan a trip to France for a seasonal getaway? Whether it’s a half term break with the kids or a short break for two, autumn is the perfect time to explore France and further afield. So whether you’re heading on a fun-filled family trip or a relaxing mini break, travel with DFDS for smooth sailing this autumn. With our autumnal offers, there’s never been a better time to travel with DFDS. Book your European adventure now!

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£10 money back on one-way & £20 on return crossings* from now until 17th December
Plus save an additional 15% when you travel between 15th October to 17th December ​
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Festive France

Christmas Markets in France, otherwise known as Marché de Noël, are a great place to visit for a winter break. There are hundreds of Christmas Markets across the country between late November and the end of December, including Strasbourg Christmas market, the oldest in Europe. They exude a fantastic atmosphere and provide the perfect shopping opportunity for unique gifts. Plus, the food and drink stalls are irresistible with spiced bread, traditional bredle cakes, and mulled wine.

**Price based on single crossing between 15 Oct – 17 Dec 2019, using early booking offer of -15% plus £10 money back. Terms and conditions apply. Subject to availability. Early booking offer entitles you to 15% off if you travel between 15 Oct and 17 Dec 2019.

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Festive breaks to Lille

Give your Christmas shopping a little je ne sais quoi this year with a festive break to the beautiful city of Lille.Sail with your car from Newcastle to Amsterdam, Newhaven to Dieppe or Dover to Calais or Dunkirk

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Relax Onboard

Relax onboard on our short crossings to France. Enjoy a bite to eat in our selection of eateries, do a spot of shopping in our Sea Shop with savings of up to 30% against high street prices and if you would like an even more peaceful crossing, why not upgrade to the Premium Lounge to enjoy complimentary food and drink while unwinding and taking in the sea views?

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