Ferry from Newcastle to Amsterdam in Holland
The Newcastle to Amsterdam (IJmuiden) ferry connection is operated by DFDS Seaways. The service connects the North-East of England with the north of Holland. It departs daily from North Shields in Newcastle on an overnight service to IJmuiden, Amsterdam.
If you are planning a self drive holiday to Amsterdam, Holland or anywhere in Europe or even just commuting home then a DFDS ferry is excellent and cost effective way of travelling.
Newcastle to Amsterdam
After departing from North Shields, Newcastle you’ll enjoy a relaxing overnight crossing. Before having the freedom of the open road. Head directly into Amsterdam, or go off the beaten track and explore the rest of Holland and beyond. With the convenience of taking your own vehicle and no baggage restrictions, taking a ferry to Holland is relaxing. It is the stress-free way to reach Europe.
As well as a regular passenger and vehicle transportation DFDS operates mincruise packages to Amsterdam and other destinations in Europe. These special cruises include two days on board and a optional hotel stay depending on length of your package.
A convenient and relaxing way to travel
Taking a ferry to Holland is a convenient and relaxing way to travel. Departing from Newcastle at 5pm (UK time), you can then relax and enjoy the great on board facilities. On the DFDS Ship it includes bars, restaurants, cafes and not to mention a cinemas. Arriving in Amsterdam (IJmuiden) in Holland at 09:30 (CET – Amsterdam Time).
The Ferry docks in Ijmuiden at the Holland end, which is just outside Amsterdam and DFDS run buses into Amsterdam centre, which takes about 30 minutes.
If you want to take your car to Europe, then you can use this daily ferry to Holland, sailing overnight from Newcastle to Amsterdam. After a relaxing overnight crossing, you have the freedom of the open road. Head directly into Holland’s capital, Amsterdam, or go off the beaten track and explore the rest of Holland and beyond with your car. With the convenience of taking your own vehicle and no baggage restrictions, taking a ferry to Holland is the relaxing, stress-free way to reach Europe.
The ferry departing from Amsterdam (IJmuiden) back to Newcastle departs Holland at 5.30pm (CET – Amsterdam Time), arriving in England at 9am (UK time) the following day.
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