As the travel comparison site for ferries, travelsupermarket.com brings you all the major ferry services between England and France, including the value-for-money crossings directly into Western France with crossing from Portsmouth to Le Havre and Newhaven to Dieppe. These routes were previously operated by LD Lines and Transmanche. However, the operation of these routes has been taken over by DFDS Seaways. LD Lines logo

DFDS Seaways ships on the Newhaven-Dieppe and Portsmouth Le-Havre routes

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Founded in 1866 in Denmark, DFDS Seaways is one of the biggest and best-known ferry companies in Europe. The routes from Newhaven to Dieppe and from Portsmouth to Le Havre offer one of the most economical ways of reaching Western France.

DFDS Seaways, now having taken over the routes, continue to maintain the very high levels of service established by LD Lines and Transmanche.

The ships operating on the Newhaven-Dieppe and Portsmouth -Le Havre routes include excellent leisure facilities such as a panoramic lounge, bars, restaurants, shop, WiFi, children’s play-areas and spacious sundecks. In addition to generous and comfortable seating throughout, there are also a variety of well-equipped comfortable cabins to suite all tastes and budgets