Ferry from Dover to Calais in France – SeaFrance

SeaFranceSeaFrance went in to adminstraition and ceased sailings in November 2011.

You can still travel between Dover and Calais with P&O and DFDS Seaways or alternatively you can travel from Dover to Dunkirk with DFDS Seaways

SeaFrance is the only French ferry operator to provide a Dover to Calais ferry connection. They run up to 30 sailings a day and it takes you can be in France in just 75 minutes.

  • Car and up 5 passengers from just £19 return
  • Day trips to France from £25

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If you are planning a self drive holiday to somewhere in France, then why not start it a few hours early and use the only French operator on the Dover-Calais route and that’s a fact that SeaFrance are proud of! From the moment you step on board you’ll feel like your trip to France has begun as friendly staff will help you to relax aboard one of the SeaFrance’s super-modern ferries.

Dover to CalaisIf it’s a simple a day trip or overnight trip to France your after then you’ll be able to benefit from one of the great deals with day trips from only £25 return for your car and up to 5 passengers! If you’ve never tried day tripping in France then at just £25 for the whole family why not give it a go. Ferries run throughout the day (up to 30 ferries in peak season), from the really early morning hours all the way up to midnight – so as long as you return within 36 hours of sailing, you’ll be able take advantage of these reduced price.

The SeaFrance fleet is made up of three state-of-the-art vessels with modern and contemporary interior design. All three ships have been built with the most modern security and navigation systems, so you really can relax and enjoy the crossing. On-board you’ll find  there is nothing quite like the fresh sea air to give you an appetite, there are plenty of places to eat and quench your thirst in the passenger areas. If shopping is your thing then you’ll be able to buy items like perfume at the equivalent of Duty-free prices, plus a wide range of other items like chocolates, souvenirs, spirits, wines, cosmetics and more.

If you are travelling with children then you’ll be ale to take advantage of the safe play areas for smaller children and there is even places for teenagers to hang out and enjoy themselves. SeaFrance believe if they’re happy, you’re happy – and that way everyone gets to enjoy the crossing even Mums and Dads.

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Whether your a day-tripper or taking a well deserved holiday, the SeaFrance Dover to Calais ferry crossing is a quick and enjoyable way to hit the Continent. As the only French operator on the Dover-Calais route, this crossing offers you something a little different then journeys you may have made before.

If you are looking to keep your children etertained during school holidays, then there are some great amusement parks close to Calais. Bagatelle is under an hour’s drive from Calais near Berck sur Mer and you’ll find rides to suit all the family.

Parc Asterix inspired by the Asterix The Gaul stories is a little further away, it’s approx 2 and half hour drive from Calais, though it’s a simple straight drive – the rides here are worth the extra travel. If your a coaster junkie then a visit to Parc Asterix is a must. Rides include ‘Tonnère de Zeus’ – the longest wooden roller coaster in Europe, and ‘Le Menhir Express’, one of the worlds best log flumes. There are also many other rides for younger kids, including nice little roller coasters, and The ‘Oxygenarium’ a fabulous family ride which sweeps you down a large water chute in a rubber tyre.