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High-frequency services. High-quality service.

As one of Europe’s largest shipping companies, we never forget that your efficiency depends on our efficiency – which is why you can count on a reliable schedule and high-frequency services. Explore our Ro-Ro, Ro-Pax and container shipping routes and see how DFDS can optimise your freight shipping.

  • Over 50 vessels. Over 550 weekly departures
  • Connecting more than 20 countries Europe-wide and beyond
  • Environmental award-winner
  • Committed to your success

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All our shipping routes

The DFDS fleet offers freight shipping, passenger and container routes in Europe and beyond. The frequency of our schedules makes it possible for you or your cargo to reach the destination without any compromise.

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Define your cargo and we will provide you with the best rate for your specific shipment needs.

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Create, edit or cancel a booking, track a unit or consignment and download invoices, loss-prevention reports, volume statistics and KPIs.

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Our DFDS freight shipping services make things easier

Making things easier – it’s The DFDS Way

Our efficient terminal operations provide you with industry-specific warehousing facilities and strategically located rail links, along with general stevedoring, cost-effective maintenance facilities and quick and easy access to cargo. DFDS’s customers can enjoy peace of mind knowing that all cargo is treated with the utmost care.

  • Optimised freight shipping for 8000 customers
  • On-time arrivals and departures
  • Reduce your operating costs
  • Improve your lead times
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Environmentally aware

Ambitious CO2-reduction targets and substantial investment have resulted in DFDS being recognised with an environmental award, and vessels are certified according to national, international and EU legislation. A 2015 EU ruling has resulted in surcharges on some routes.

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Enjoy all the comforts of home with DFDS’s first-rate onboard services

Onboard comforts

Onboard, drivers can benefit from all the comforts of home. First-rate accommodation includes leisure activities, restaurants and more – ensuring that your driver arrives fully rested.

It’s the dedicated staff that earn DFDS its reputation

Dedicated staff

It’s the people that earn DFDS its reputation. Each of our 7065 employees plays a part in making sure that 37 million lane metres of freight reaches its destination on time, every year.