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DFDS Seaways - Ferry Crossings Newhaven-Dieppe

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Nice easy crossing

No problems, took the car with us and got on and off fine. Staff were nice, food was OK, and the... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2018
MattH5575
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Lewes, United Kingdom
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Great ferry

Cant complain, decent food, few shops onbiard. We got a cabin and hired a dvd player for cpmfort... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2018
Lost S
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Seaford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

only a few degrees inside!!! I was wearing skiing gears but still I got soar throat . arrive in the firsts, unloaded in the last. So i had to wait along time at the boarder ....

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just bring your own food and avoid terrible treatment from the staff in this servery. They don't clearly display the prices and the staff just make the price up, .even when I asked twice to be clear. ..But when you get to the till you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is such a cheap way to get into France. On top of that it has a very reasonably priced bar and a canteen with a couple of hot meal options. Even has WiFi, which admittedly is limited but functional for mid crossing. Will use...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank directbaker
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Never disappointed, this time as usual the ferry sailed on time. Well organised loading and unloading, we didn’t have too long to wait. Staff on board polite and helpful.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Debbie C
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

No problems, took the car with us and got on and off fine. Staff were nice, food was OK, and the crossing was smooth.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MattH5575
Reviewed October 31, 2018

Cant complain, decent food, few shops onbiard. We got a cabin and hired a dvd player for cpmfort. Lovely little trip

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Lost S
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Long haul standards on a short haul ferry; and it's a great deal! A crew proud of their ships, providing good lounge facilities and catering. Add to this various deals, and that Dieppe is best placed for the Loire and South West France as well...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank johnlC1474TF
Reviewed October 12, 2018

We were crossing from UK for a week for the 24hr Le Mans motor race. Excellent crossing times and comfortable for the 11pm outward trip. Midday-Isa return from Dieppe also very convenient. Fast boarding and disembarking at both ends due to the smaller scale of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed October 4, 2018

Our trip took us from Dieppe to Newhaven and was a pleasant experience. The price was very reasonable and we would definitely do this again. Getting to the ferry is walking distance from the Dieppe harbor, but because we had two suitcases, we took a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank marcie5295
Reviewed October 2, 2018

DFDS are a super way to travel to Dieppe. You board quickly. The Toilets are clean. The restaurant is good. And the four hour journey aboard the Ferry goes quickly. It is a sea voyage of splendour to start your holiday. Much better to go...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Luke z
September 17, 2018|
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Response from Alan B | Reviewed this property |
Can't help with the location of the train station, however, I can tell you that the disembarkation is very quick. We were off in about 10 minutes.
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September 2, 2018|
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Response from Janet M | Reviewed this property |
Hi Ben, the ferry gets in at 4am. You will be woken up by a jolly jingle. You can't stay in the cabin as it has to be prepared for the next occupant. It takes a while to get off the ferry and then the buses and trains will... More
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August 3, 2018|
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