Newcastle to Amsterdam IJmuiden / Amsterdam IJmuiden to Newcastle
6 crossings weekly
15 hr 45 min

Ijmuiden is a port city on the North Sea coast a little west of Amsterdam, with which the Nordze Canal connects it. The main attraction of the city is the canal and its largest locks in the world, which protect Amsterdam from the waters of the North Sea. Near the city there are large sandy beaches. The city is popular with yachtsmen, the famous North Sea Race starts here.


Ijmuiden ferry service

The main ferry company of Ijmuiden is one of the largest European companies DFDS Seaways, which serves more than 20 lines in Northern Europe. Regular daily ferry flights are operated from Ijmuiden to British Newcastle. Other regular lines connect the British Newheven and Dover with the French Dieppe, Calais and Dunkirk, Oslo with Copenhagen, in addition, the company offers cruise ferry services along the Baltic Sea between the Baltic countries, Germany, Sweden.

The transition from Ijmuiden to Newcastle takes more than 16 hours. Prices for the crossing start from 50 euro per passenger and are very dependent on the choice of cabin. Two passengers with a car up to 5 meters long can get to Newcastle for 110-120 euros if the cabin is without windows. Cabins with a porthole and additional comfort can cost more than 300 euros.

There is a discount system for families and groups from 8 people or more, groups are offered special entertainment programs.

All ferries are comfortable, onboard there are restaurants, coffee shops, shops, offer passengers various entertainment programs, there are game halls for children.

Port of Ijmuiden

The port of Ijmuiden is the deepwater and fourth largest in the Netherlands, the ferry terminal is located in the bucket of the fishing port. You can get to the ferry terminal from Amsterdam Airport in about half an hour, excluding traffic jams. Access roads to the terminal are well developed, there are several small car parks nearby. Loading and unloading of cars on ferries is carried out through the on-board shuttle. It is recommended to arrive at the terminal at least 30 minutes before departure.

The company recommends booking ferry tickets in advance, you can do this on our website.