Book with DFDS

DFDS is a ferry company that owns one of the largest ferry networks in Europe. It offers ferry crossings to Denmark, Norway, the United Kingdom, continental Europe and even to the Baltic regions, including major cities such as Copenhagen, Oslo and Amsterdam. Travel with your car safely on its ferries and go discover Europe with DFDS ferries.

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Countries and Ports served by DFDS

DFDS Seaways serves ports in France, the United Kingdom, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Lithuania, Estonia, the Netherlands and Germany.

Ports served by D F D S in France

In France, D F D S serves the ports of Calais, Dieppe and Dunkirk.

Ports served by D F D S in the United Kingdom

In the United Kingdom, D F D S serves the ports of Dover, Newcastle and Newhaven.

Ports served by D F D S in Denmark

In Denmark, DFDS serves the ports of Copenhagen and Frederikshavn.

Ports served by D F D S in Sweden

In Sweden, D F D S serves the ports of Karlshamn and Kapellskär.

Ports served by D F D S in Norway

In Norway, D F D S serves the port of Oslo.

Ports served by D F D S in Lithuania

In Lithuania, D F D S serves the port of Klaipeda.

Ports served by D F D S in Estonia

In Estonia, D F D S serves the port of Paldiski.

Ports served by D F D S in Netherland

In the Netherlands, D F D S serves the port of Amsterdam.

Ports served by D F D S in Germany

In Germany, D F D S serves the port of Kiel.

The DFDS fleet

The D F D S fleet consists of the following 17 vessels:

  • Athena Seaways

  • Aura Seaways

  • Côte d’Albâtre

  • Côte d’Opale

  • Côte Des Dunes

  • Côte Des Flandres

  • Crown Seaways

  • Delft Seaways

  • Dover Seaways

  • Dunkerque Seaways

  • King Seaways

  • Luna Seaways

  • Pearl Seaways

  • Princess Seaways

  • Seven Sister

  • Sirena Seaways

  • Victoria Seaways

Types of vehicles accepted on DFDS ferries

It is possible to board D F D S ships with a car, bicycle, motorbike, van, camper van or as a pedestrian (except on the Calais <> Dover and Calais <> Dunkirk routes).

The vehicle may include roof equipment (roof box, bicycle rack, etc.) or a towed element (caravan, trailer, etc.) provided this is declared at the time of booking.

Facilities on DFDS ferries

Standard cabins

D F D S offers standard cabins for up to 4 passengers, with a choice of porthole or no porthole, between 2 and 4 berths and a private bathroom with shower and WC.

Luxury cabins

D F D S offers luxury commodores cabins with all the comforts of home, including a double bed or twin beds, additional sofa, Jacuzzi, en-suite bathroom and spectacular sea views.

Cabins for PRMs

All D F D S ferries have cabins adapted for people with reduced mobility (PRM). These cabins are spacious enough to accommodate a wheelchair and have a large adapted bathroom.

Cabins for animals

On some crossings, D F D S offers cabins adapted for pets. These cabins have the same facilities as standard cabins, plus vinyl flooring suitable for pets.


On some crossings, D F D S offers the possibility of reserving a reclining armchair in a private lounge. This option, which is more economical than a cabin, allows you to enjoy a comfortable journey at a lower cost.

Services on DFDS ferries

Restaurants and bars

D F D S ferries are equipped with several restaurants and bars offering passengers the opportunity to eat at any time and relax with a drink.


D F D S ships are equipped with Duty Free shops allowing passengers to buy everything they need during the crossing, as well as perfumes, wines, spirits and more at reduced prices.

Internet on board

Some D F D S ferries offer free Wi-Fi access on board throughout the crossing.


D F D S Seaways ferries offer plenty of entertainment for young and old. There’s a spa area, swimming pool, sun deck, nightclub and much more.

Travelling with children with DFDS

D F D S ships are equipped with all the amenities needed to welcome children. You’ll find playrooms, activities, adapted meals and a nursery area on board the ferries.

Travelling with pets with DFDS

You can travel with your pet on D F D S ferries.

Pets are allowed in reserved cabins and communal areas (excluding restaurants, bars and cafés) where they must be kept on a lead or left in their carrier.

Paying for your crossing with DFDS

On, it is possible to pay for your ferry crossing with D F D S by credit card, holiday voucher, or in 4 instalments with our partner Floa Bank.

Modification and cancellation of tickets with DFDS

If you have booked your D F D S crossing on or by telephone with one of our agents, it is possible for us to modify or cancel it according to the conditions applicable to your ticket.

To do this, please contact our customer service department by telephone on

If you have made your booking directly on D F D S website or via another platform than, we will not be able to make any changes or cancellations.

Is it possible to travel without facilities on a DFDS crossing?

On some D F D S crossings, it is not possible to travel without a cabin or seat reservation.

Do you have any other questions about DFDS crossings?

Please contact us!