Channel Crossings - Ferries from France to England​​

Our ferry routes from France to the UK give you choice of crossings to suit your travel plans. You can sail from Calais to Dover, Dunkirk to Dover, or from Dieppe to Newhaven.

Enjoy the ease and flexibility of exploring the UK in your own vehicle, as well as a host of onboard facilities to help make the crossing comfortable, relaxing and enjoyable.

  • Up to 60 daily sailings on 3 routes from France to the UK
  • Pet travel available
  • Excellent onboard facilities
  • No baggage restrictions

Cross Channel Ferries

Our 3 cross Channel ferry routes run sailings to both Dover and Newhaven, with up to 15 Channel crossings a day from Calais to Dover, taking just 90 minutes, and 12 from Dunkirk to Dover with a crossing time of approximately 2 hours. Our Dieppe to Newhaven ferry offers morning and evening crossings with an average sailing time of 4 hours, plus an extra sailing each way in the summer months.

Our French ports

Our French Ports

Our ferries sail out of 3 ports along the northern coast of France, providing flexible options for your trip to England. Calais and Dunkirk are our most popular ports, providing short crossing times to the UK and easy access from northern France. Dunkirk is ideally placed for people journeying from other parts of Europe too, such as Belgium, the Netherlands, and Germany. Dieppe in Normandy is our nearest port to Paris, providing an easy link from the capital to the southern English coast.

Did you know..

Did You Know…

Both of our destination ports on the UK’s southern coast give you access to a host of exciting locations across the UK. Dover gives you direct motorway links to London and the rest of England, as well as many local historic sites and towns featured across all of southern England. These include Dover Castle, the famous cathedral of Canterbury in Kent, and the infamous battleground of Hastings. From Newhaven in East Sussex you’re just a stone’s throw from historic seaside towns such as Brighton and Eastbourne, and the stunning landscapes of the South Downs and the High Weald. With excellent motorway links, you could even head to Wales or up to northern England or discover the rugged beauty of Scotland.

Book early for best prices!

Book Early for the Best Prices!

Ferry sailings from France to England are available throughout 2016, so you should book as early as possible to get the best dates and the best prices. With so many daily sailings and a choice of ports, you’re sure to find the one that perfectly suits your schedule and your budget.


It’s always a proud moment when you’re recognised for your good work, we’re honoured to have been named as Europe's and the World’s Leading Ferry Operator in the 2015 World Travel Awards. We've won these awards for 5 years running.​​

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