Ferry Travel Tips to France

The big advantage of travelling by ferry is that your holiday begins as soon as you  step on board the ferry. Another benefit of taking a ferry to France is that you are free to take your cars, pets and as much as luggage as you can for a memorable and comfortable holiday in France. 

Ferry Travel Tips:

Be Flexible: Try to be flexible with your ferry timings. Try to avoid ferry bookings during peak seasons and weekends.  Sailing at nights are often cheaper when compared to the daytime sailings.  

Book in Advance: Normally, the best ferry deals are available for those who book their ferry tickets in advance. If you don't hesitate in taking risks, you can often get the last minute offers during the off-peak season. On MyFerryLink there are exclusive special cross channel ferry offers to France. 

10 Best Reasons to Travel with MyFerryLink

 1. Ferry travel doesn’t get much cheaper

A family of nine can travel across the channel from Dover to Calais with Myferrylink from just £19 each way. You don't find a cheaper fare like this anywhere else. 

2. No hidden charges
Unlike other travel options, ferry travel doesn’t have any hidden costs and its online ferry booking process is simple. 

3. No Baggage restrictions
There are no baggage limitations on Dover Calais ferry crossings to France, in fact we encourage you to fill your boot with goodies! 

4. More Spacious
Unlike flying, our spacious ferries have loads of legroom where you can go for a leisure walk! More than that you are free to explore the restaurants, bars and shops onboard our ferries to France. 

5. Bring your pets
Pets are allowed to travel onboard MyFerryLink ferries and your whole family can enjoy travelling for just  £25 per pet. Please note that you need to carry certain documents before you travel to France to avoid last minute delays. 

6. Plenty of short breaks
There are many attractive places around Calais for an overnight stay. Alternatively you can drive into Belgium or enjoy a glass or two of bubbly in the Champagne Region, which is only a two and half hour drive away from the Calais ferry port? 

7. First class travel
Travel in luxury and style without luxurious prices. Enjoy a first-class travel with spacious and exclusive seating, complimentary beverages and newspapers. Additionally, enjoy our priority boarding and a personal shopping service.

8. Great Dining and Shopping Facility:
MyFerryLink offers a wide range of specialities and superb dining options to suit everyone’s  budgets and tastes. Our onboard shop have a range of products including spirits, fragrances, wines, sweets, toys, souvenirs and chocolates to provide a unique onboard shopping experience to the ferry passengers. 

9. Less Journey Time:
MyFerryLink ferries takes just 1.5 hrs to reach France on the Dover Calais route. So, you will easily reach the destination much quicker than sailing to Dunkirk. 

10: Bring Toys on board:
Travelling with the little ones can be a great stress at times. So, you are free to bring the toys for the kids to keep them entertained throughout the journey while you relax and enjoy a drink on board. Our ferries are designed keeping the whole family in mind and have safe play areas for kids.

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