Port of Dunkirk
Harbour Information, Terminals and Facilities
(Dunkirk, Nord, France)
The ferry terminal at Dunkirk is reasonably well equipped with passenger facilities. Besides a comfortable lounge waiting area, there are also some shops and a variety of vending machines. It is sometimes busy on account of regular services from England and sits at the heart of an historic area which featured prominently in WWII.
Passengers can make use of various facilities in the town itself prior to their ferry departure; shops, cafés and restaurants are all on hand.
The port also provides extensive cargo services with products such as fruit, ore and coal being transported between France and the UK on a daily basis. Those arriving at the terminal by car will find basic parking facilities with short and long term options.
A single ferry route which is operated by Norfolkline Ferries serves the port of Dunkirk to the port of Dover in England. During the week there are 11 sailings per day along this route with times carefully planned so as provide utmost convenience to passengers. Services are popular and utilised by many French holiday makers looking to visit the south of England without having to fly; equally English holiday makers wishing to visit Dunkirk can make use of these regular and efficient services.
Norfolkline Ferries is a reputable company operating three ultra modern vessels (Northern Merchant, the Midnight Merchant and the Dawn Merchant) that are all well equipped with passenger facilities and are manned by helpful, courteous crew members. Onboard amenities include sleeper seats, a bar and restaurant, regular spacious lounge, satellite television and video lounge and bureau de change plus a shop where selling alcohol, fragrances and a variety of other goods.
Disabled passengers can be catered for and are advised to call Norfolkline Ferries prior to their arrival at the port so that provision can be made for any special requirements.
Port of Dunkirk:|
|Address: Norfolkline Ferry Terminal, Dunkirk, Nord, France, FR|
|Tel: +33 (0)3 28 28 78 78
Fax: +33 (0)3 28 28 78 77
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