DFDS: Ferries, Tickets & Info

General info

DFDS is a Danish company founded in 1866 and headquartered in Copenhagen. The company specializes in the maritime transport of freight and travelers from popular European ports to the UK, as well as to Scandinavia and the Baltic Sea.

Destinations & ferry itineraries

DFDS operates on ferry routes around Scandinavia, France, the Nertherlands, the United Kingdom, and more.

Some indicative ferry routes served by DFDS are:

  • Dover - Calais
  • Copenhagen - Oslo
  • Amsterdam - Newcastle 
  • Karlshamn - Klaipeda
  • Kapellskar - Paldiski
  • Dunkirk - Dover 

The majority of ferry routes are active year-round.

DFDS fleet & ships

DFDS's fleet consists of 11 passenger vessels. Some indicative vessels are: Calais Seaways, Crown Seaways, King Seaways, and Pearl Seaways

The company's ferries offer a wide range of facilities for passengers, such as shops, restaurants, play areas, and bars.

DFDS: Discounts & Offers

The ferry company DFDS offers special discounts for specific passenger categories, including:

  • Children 
  • Families with children 

Note: children up to 3 years travel for free.

Moreover, DFDS offers special deals on popular ferry crossings such as from Copenhagen to Oslo and Amsterdam to Newcastle. 

By planning your trip on Ferryhopper, you can find all available offers and discounts, and book cheap ferry tickets with DFDS quickly and easily!

DFDS special amenities & facilities

DFDS vessels have additional facilities for people with disabilities, such as adapted cabins, adapted toilets and lifts. 

Moreover, on DFDS ferries there are specially designed infrastructures for pets, such as pet toilets and designated deck areas. You can leave your pet in a vehicle or take them with you in the cabin. 

Either way, pets are not allowed in the commodore cabin, shared cabin and reclining seat area. Make sure you have your pet’s passport with you. 

On Ferryhopper, you can find all DFDS ferry routes and schedules. Compare prices with other ferry companies and book the cheapest DFDS ferry tickets with just a few clicks.

Vessel 15 vessels
Destinations 2 destinations
Traveler 1k ferryhoppers

Popular ferry routes

Calais - Dover Get tickets
Dover - Calais Get tickets
Amsterdam - Newcastle Get tickets
Dunkirk - Dover Get tickets
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Copenhagen - Oslo Get tickets
Kiel - Klaipeda Get tickets
Kapellskär - Paldiski Get tickets
Newcastle - Amsterdam Get tickets
Oslo - Copenhagen Get tickets

Discounts

Adult (full fare)
Full fare with no discount
Child (0-15)
Discount for children and teens aged up to 15 years

Ferries - Dfds

Luna Seaways
Vessel type: Catamaran Length: 230m
Passenger capacity: 0 Vehicle capacity: 0
Onboard facilities
Wi-Fi is available on board (charges may apply) The ferry has a restaurant Snacks and beverages are available for purchase Pets are allowed to travel on the ferry The company does not support electronic tickets. You will have to collect your paper tickets before boarding.
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Optima Seaways
Vessel type: Catamaran Length: 186m
Passenger capacity: 0 Vehicle capacity: 221
Onboard facilities
Wi-Fi is not available on board The ferry has a restaurant Snacks and beverages are available for purchase Pets are allowed to travel on the ferry The company does not support electronic tickets. You will have to collect your paper tickets before boarding.
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Crown Seaways
Vessel type: Catamaran Length: 171m
Passenger capacity: 1100 Vehicle capacity: 400
Onboard facilities
Wi-Fi is not available on board The ferry has a restaurant Snacks and beverages are available for purchase Pets are allowed to travel on the ferry The company does not support electronic tickets. You will have to collect your paper tickets before boarding.
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Calais Seaways
Vessel type: Catamaran Length: 164m
Passenger capacity: 1850 Vehicle capacity: 550
Onboard facilities
Wi-Fi is available on board (charges may apply) The ferry has a restaurant Snacks and beverages are available for purchase Pets are allowed to travel on the ferry The company does not support electronic tickets. You will have to collect your paper tickets before boarding.
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Princess Seaways
Vessel type: Catamaran Length: 161m
Passenger capacity: 1980 Vehicle capacity: 355
Onboard facilities
Wi-Fi is available on board (charges may apply) The ferry has a restaurant Snacks and beverages are available for purchase Pets are allowed to travel on the ferry The company does not support electronic tickets. You will have to collect your paper tickets before boarding.
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King Seaways
Vessel type: Catamaran Length: 163m
Passenger capacity: 1325 Vehicle capacity: 570
Onboard facilities
Wi-Fi is available on board (charges may apply) The ferry has a restaurant Snacks and beverages are available for purchase Pets are allowed to travel on the ferry The company does not support electronic tickets. You will have to collect your paper tickets before boarding.
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Regina Seaways
Vessel type: Catamaran Length: 199m
Passenger capacity: 0 Vehicle capacity: 0
Onboard facilities
Wi-Fi is available on board (charges may apply) The ferry has a restaurant Snacks and beverages are available for purchase Pets are allowed to travel on the ferry The company does not support electronic tickets. You will have to collect your paper tickets before boarding.
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Sirena Seaways
Vessel type: Catamaran Length: 199m
Passenger capacity: 610 Vehicle capacity: 0
Onboard facilities
Wi-Fi is available on board (charges may apply) The ferry has a restaurant Snacks and beverages are available for purchase Pets are allowed to travel on the ferry The company does not support electronic tickets. You will have to collect your paper tickets before boarding.
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Athena Seaways
Vessel type: Catamaran Length: 199m
Passenger capacity: 870 Vehicle capacity: 209
Onboard facilities
Wi-Fi is available on board (charges may apply) The ferry has a restaurant Snacks and beverages are available for purchase Pets are allowed to travel on the ferry The company does not support electronic tickets. You will have to collect your paper tickets before boarding.
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Victoria Seaways
Vessel type: Catamaran Length: 199m
Passenger capacity: 515 Vehicle capacity: 0
Onboard facilities
Wi-Fi is available on board (charges may apply) The ferry has a restaurant Snacks and beverages are available for purchase Pets are allowed to travel on the ferry The company does not support electronic tickets. You will have to collect your paper tickets before boarding.
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Sailor
Vessel type: Catamaran Length: 158m
Passenger capacity: 0 Vehicle capacity: 0
Onboard facilities
Wi-Fi is available on board (charges may apply) The ferry has a restaurant Snacks and beverages are available for purchase Pets are allowed to travel on the ferry The company does not support electronic tickets. You will have to collect your paper tickets before boarding.
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Seven Sisters
Vessel type: Catamaran Length: 143m
Passenger capacity: 0 Vehicle capacity: 0
Onboard facilities
Wi-Fi is available on board (charges may apply) The ferry has a restaurant Snacks and beverages are available for purchase Pets are allowed to travel on the ferry The company does not support electronic tickets. You will have to collect your paper tickets before boarding.
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Aura Seaways
Vessel type: Catamaran Length: 230m
Passenger capacity: 0 Vehicle capacity: 0
Onboard facilities
Wi-Fi is available on board (charges may apply) The ferry has a restaurant Snacks and beverages are available for purchase Pets are allowed to travel on the ferry The company does not support electronic tickets. You will have to collect your paper tickets before boarding.
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Pearl Seaways
Vessel type: Catamaran Length: 178m
Passenger capacity: 0 Vehicle capacity: 350
Onboard facilities
Wi-Fi is available on board (charges may apply) The ferry has a restaurant Snacks and beverages are available for purchase Pets are allowed to travel on the ferry The company does not support electronic tickets. You will have to collect your paper tickets before boarding.
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Patria Seaways
Vessel type: Catamaran Length: 154m
Passenger capacity: 0 Vehicle capacity: 0
Onboard facilities
Wi-Fi is available on board (charges may apply) The ferry has a restaurant Snacks and beverages are available for purchase Pets are allowed to travel on the ferry The company does not support electronic tickets. You will have to collect your paper tickets before boarding.
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