DFDS Seaways now operates the Dover to Dunkirk (Dunkerque in French) ferry connection and are the only operator to operate a car & passenger service between these two ports. DFDS bought the former operator Norfolkline in 2011, they currently run up to 22 sailings a day and it takes less than 2 hours to cross the channel over to France.
- Car and 9 passengers from only £39!
- Some of the cheapest cross channel prices!
The Dover to Dunkirk ferry offers you some great advantages over the much busier Dover to Calais ferries – Not only can it be cheaper it also gives you better access to many parts of France and the rest Europe and since DFDS Seaways is the only operator sailing into Dunkerque, there is far less hassle and waiting when you arrive in France. With a sailing time only 30 minutes more than the Dover Calais route, you’ll find you’ll get to many destination a lot quicker with this the Dover to Dunkirk ferry.
The ferry crossing takes approximately 2 hours to and from France and onboard you will experience award winning levels of service whilst benefiting from some of the best fares of any ferry service currently operating to France.
Taking a ferry to France with Norfolkline should be a really enjoyable and relaxing experience with their modern fleet of ferries, onboard you’ll be able take in some shopping or a quiet meal in one of Norfolkline’s delightful restaurants. Dover is renowned for its many ferries to France, whilst the Dover Calais route may be the best serviced in terms of number of ships and number of sailings, Dunkirk provides better road links to many destinations than Calais.
Dunkerque has direct link to the A16 and A25 motorways in France, making it far more convenient than Calais for many destinations in France and beyond. If your travelling to Belgium or Holland via a cross channel ferry service providers, then Norfolkline’s Dover to Dunkirk is usually the most situated for you, in addition it also provides shorter drive times to Germany, Switzerland and beyond. For example it’s just 47 miles to the elegant city of Bruges in Belgium from Dunkirk, that’s less than an hours drive.
- Standard prices: Car and 4 passengers from only £39 one way!