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DFDS Seaways is part of the DFDS Group of Companies and the largest ferry operator in Denmark connecting Denmark to Norway and the United Kingdom to the Netherlands, Denmark and Norway.
DFDS Seaway Ferries has provided passenger services for more than 130 years with a ferry fleet considered to be one of the largest in northern Europe.
DFDS Seaways operates ferries from both Harwich in Essex and Newcastle in the north east of England as well as from Oslo, Ijmuiden (Amsterdam),Copenhagen, Oslo, Haugesund and Stavenger ferry ports.
DFDS Seaways Ferry Routes
DFDS Seaways freight and passenger ferries sail a regular scheduled service to and from the UK.
DFDS Seaways Ferries route activities can be divided into two main areas: North sea and the Kattegat sea.
With DFDS Seaways you can sail to many North Sea destinations including in Holland, Denmark and Norway with a variety of breaks on offer. DFDS Mini Cruise Breaks are ideal if you are looking for a romantic break, an action packed family outing or fun with friends.
About DFDS Seaways
DFDS Seaways is the passenger-carrying division of DFDS A/S.
DFDS Seaways operates five cruiseferries and one ro-pax ferry on routes connecting Denmark to Norway and the United Kingdom to the Netherlands, Denmark and Norway. transporting approximately 1.8 million passengers and 200,000 cars on eight ferry routes traversing the sea between Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Holland, and Great Britain each year.
When you travel with DFDS Seaways, you will experience a genuine maritime atmosphere, in style, and with a truly international level of service. Many professional travellers also consider DFDS unrivalled in service and facilities for passenger and vehicle traffic.
DFDS has recently (2006) renewed their fleet, purchasing M/S King of Scandinavia and M/S Princess of Norway to replace the last ships dating from the 1970s still in service.
In 2006 DFDS Seaways stopped serving Sweden when M/S Princess of Scandinavia was taken off service and the Copenhagen - Oslo service ships stopped calling at Helsingborg.
DFDS Seaways Ferry Fleet
DFDS Seaways Ferries operate modern passenger ships and to make a comparison can say that they are one of Scandinavia's largest “hotel chains”, with approx. 9,000 “bed-nights” every night during the summer season and “parking facilities” for 2,500 cars.
|M/S Crown of Scandanavia
||Copenhagen - Oslo
|M/S Dana Sirena
||Harwich - Esbjerg
|M/S King of Scandanavia
||Copenhagen - Oslo
|M/S Princess of Norway
||Newcastle - Ijmuiden
|M/S Queen of Scandanavia
||Newcastle - Stavenger - Haugesund - Bergen
On board DFDS Scandinavian Seaways ferries sample the bars, live entertainment and restaurants and on the next day check out the sights of your destination or get transferred to a different city before taking the boat home.
The DFDS Seaways fleet is considered as one of the largest fleets in Northern Europe. All of the DFDS Seaways ships are different in size, but each of the them have a singular charm and atmosphere which is why many of their travellers go frequently.
DFDS Seaways offers eight different product concepts: Mini CruiseBreaks, Groups, Conferences, City-to-City Breaks, Skiing holidays, Transport options with and without your car. Attractive destinations and a relaxing maritime experience are important for all these types of trip.
Life On Board DFDS Seaways Ferries
Accommodation On Board DFDS Seaways Ferries
The cabins are designed to suit a diverse range of traveller - from those on a tight budget to those who want to live the life of luxury in the best cabins whilst on board. All the cabins have air-conditioning, a separate Shower room with shower and WC.
Commodore Class Cabins
DFDS offer Commodore cabins for those travellers who want a more spacious and luxurious travel experience.
All Commodore cabins enjoy a sea view, as well as fantastic facilities.
Facilities in the cabin include:
- Bedding & Towels
- En-suite room with Shower
- Steward Services
- Hanging area for clothing
- Continental plug point
- Complimentary Breakfast
- Complimentary Mini Bar
Please note facilities and decor vary from ship to ship.
If travelling on M.S. Queen of Scandinavia you also get access to the Commodore class private lounge.
Seaway Class Cabins
These are cabins all have an en suite shower and WC and are available for 1-4 persons.
All the Seaway class cabins have air-conditioning, a separate shower room with shower and WC.
The majority of these cabins have bunk beds, but there are a limited number of lower berth cabins - these have 2 beds at normal height, rather than bunks.
DFDS Seaways Ferries Fine Restaurants & Family Dining
There is a great choice of places to eat and drink whatever your appetite. Sample the traditional ‘Smorgåsbord’ at the 7 Seas restaurant, try the exclusive on board à la carte Restaurant - Blue Riband, explore the world of food at the Explorers Restaurant or if you’re looking for something a little lighter you can always try the Bake’n Coffee café.
Experience fine dining on board all DFDS Seaways ferry ships with a choice of casual family friendly buffets to the more formal a la carte options.
Bake 'n Coffee Cafe
At the Bake’n Coffee the coffee is freshly brewed, the cakes home-baked and the chairs comfortable and soft. It is light and modern, serving traditional café fare and is perfect for a quick bite. It is a great place to relax and catch up with friends.
Explorers and 7 Seas Buffet Restaurants - Dresscode: Casual / Family Friendly
Explorers, the DFDS themed restaurant, offer you a culinary journey through a world of exquisite taste experiences where themes, food and wine are combined with excellence. This hip, event-based and high quality restaurant caters for an audience who are curious to explore food of the world.
At the 7 Seas Buffet Restaurant you may dive into an ocean of freshly made delicacies from our lavish buffet, including a variety of fresh seafood, hot and cold meats, salads, cheeses and mouth-watering desserts.
Breakfast is also served here, and includes a whole range of hot and cold foods, including eggs, sausages, bacon, toast, beans, cereals, fruit salads, yoghurts, cold meats, cheeses and more!
Blue Riband A La Carte Restaurant - Dresscode: Smart / Family Friendly
The atmosphere may be relaxed and casual, but the excellent à la Carte menu and the impressive wine list are everything but casual. Here, you are always in good company – no matter how few or how many you are. The Blue Riband features excellent range of meat, fish and vegetarian dishes.
Entertainment On Board DFDS Seaways Ferries
After dinner, head to the Columbus Club for a top night onboard with an international band and a selection of cocktails, beers and wines. The onboard disco is the place to be for hard-core dance fans to shake their thing! Head down to the casino if you fancy a bet or watch the latest films in the cinema.
Long trips in a car or coach can make most children just want to get out. But this isn’t the case with boat trips, where there is always something for the children to do.
All children under 12 can participate in the ”Jack the Pirate’s Club” which offers a wide range of supervised entertainment and activities.
Whilst you're at sea you've a fantastic, un-hurried opportunity for a bit of shopping.
Visit the DFDS Ferries Sea Shop and explore theirr exclusive range of chocolate, perfume and cosmetics, toys and fashion wear. You will find something for you at really great prices compared to the UK high street. Souvenirs, newspapers, magazines & books are also available on board.
The exclusive interior of Columbus Club will get you relaxed for a top night onboard! Listen to the international band as they play old time favourites as well as recent Chart-toppers.
In the bar area you can order your favourite cocktails, beers and wines, or choose from a selection of the finest cognacs and whiskies.
Fancy placing a bet on your cruise, if so head down to the DFDS Seaways ferry casino. It is the perfect place to enjoy yourself and maybe even win some money.
Want to try your hand at bingo as you cruise to Holland? The game could not be simpler, just match the numbers called to yours and you could win. So if you want to try the game or you are already a dab hand then why not enjoy a game onboard.
The m.s. King Of Scandanavia boasts two cinemas and the m.s. Princess Of Norway has a film lounge.
The movies that are shown changes regularly so you will be sure to find most recent releases for all ages. The films are shown in English language without subtitles.
Booking Your DFDS Seaways Ferry Ticket Online is cheaper, fast and secure. Simply select your routes from menu below, enter the the number of passengers and click the 'Get quote' button to obtain the lowest available ferry ticket price for your voyage.
More About DFDS Seaways Ferries
DFDS Seaways has provided passenger ferry services for more than 130 years.
Their history dates back to the 11th of December 1866 when a group of prominent Danish businessmen led by C.F. Tietgen founded DFDS, which stands for Det Forenede Dampskibs-Selskab (translated this means The United Steamship Company).
At its inception the company owned 19 ships and since then some 450 ships have carried the DFDS blue with a white Maltese cross flag.
DFDS A/S today is a modern service organisation and our fleet is one of the largest in northern Europe.
DFDS Seaways concentrate on their maritime passengers’ needs and expectations for high quality cruising, leisure, holiday and conference trips.
You are now able to reserve and purchase all DFDS Seaway Ferries tickets online at discounted prices safely and securely at www.ferryto.co.uk
DFDS Seaways is a member of the Passenger Shipping Association (PSA) and as such is a member of the PSA’s Consumer Protection Scheme.
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