​Continental Europe - Ireland

Intermodal door-to-door transport

DFDS Logistics offers first class container services between Continental Europe and Ireland using a variety of specialised equipment.

We have been serving the market since 1997, offering direct door-to-door services between Europe and Ireland. Our focus has always been on delivering the best and most reliable service in the market. This is based on a reliable sailing schedule, highly motivated and skilled staff in combination with our landside operation based on trucks, railway connections (Italy) and barges (Netherlands and Germany).

Today we are proud to serve our clients and the market with the widest range of Irish and Continental ports including the following:

Continental ports

  • Rotterdam
  • Antwerp

Irish ports

  • Dublin
  • Waterford
  • Belfast
  • Cork

This allows us to offer reliable and fast intermodal door-to-door transit times to our clients whether shipping to or from Ireland.

Ireland intermodal door-to-door transport DFDS map  

Sailing Schedule

From Rotterdam

Depart on Tuesdays, arrive in Dublin on Thursdays, Waterford on Fridays and Cork on Saturdays.

Depart on Fridays, arrive in Dublin on Sundays, Waterford on Mondays.

Depart on Saturdays, arrive in Belfast on Mondays.

From Antwerp

Depart on Saturdays, arrive in Dublin on Mondays.

From Dublin

Depart on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, arrive in Rotterdam on Thursdays and Mondays.

Depart on Wednesdays, arrive in Antwerp on Saturdays.

From Waterford

Depart on Tuesdays and Fridays, arrive in Rotterdam on Thursdays and Mondays.

From Cork

Depart on Tuesdays and Saturdays, arrive in Rotterdam on Thursdays and Mondays.

From Belfast

Depart on Tuesdays, arrive in Rotterdam on Fridays.


For booking and additional information contact

The Netherlands:

  • Rotterdam: Burgemeester van Lierplein 71, 3134ZB Vlaardingen, Tel: +31 10 503 2300


  • Dublin: 1st Floor, Block 10.1, Blanchardstown Corporate Park 1, Dublin 15, Tel: +353 1 6859 700


  • Hamburg: Blohmstraße 31, 21079 Hamburg, Tel: +49 40 4192789-21