Stena Line has bought two Irish Sea routes from DFSD Seaways in a deal worth €47.5 million – Belfast to Liverpool (Birkenhead) and Belfast to Heysham. It says the acquisition will enhance its Irish Seas services by offering several different alternatives for transportation between Ireland and the UK.
Whisky lovers from Belgium have become the toast of ferry operators DFDS Norfolkline by snapping up bookings on a series of specialist ‘Scotch’ sailings.
Cruise ferry operator, DFDS Seaways is sailing on the crest of a wave after winning an Oscar of the travel industry for the fourth successive year. The World Travel Awards named DFDS Seaways as Europe’s Leading Long Sea Ferry Operator 2010 at its European awards ceremony.
DFDS Seaways has launched a Golden Ticket incentive with prizes for travel agents who successfully make bookings on their Newcastle-Amsterdam and Harwich-Esbjerg routes.
The ferry company that runs Scotland’s only direct link to Europe has ventured into unchartered waters with its first TV advert to promote the service.
DFDS Seaways has strengthened its foothold in the UK short-sea crossing market by acquiring Dutch-owned Norfolkline for $504 million. New routes in the take-over include Dover-Dunkirk, Rosyth-Zeebrugge, and Liverpool to Belfast and Dublin.
Danish ferry operator DFDS has confirmed it is to acquire Dutch-based ferry and logistics company Norfolkline following clearance from the European Commission. The deal has been in process since December 2009, with Danish shipping and oil group AP Moller agreeing to sell the debt-free company for €346 million.
This week, DFDS Seaways announced their latest Cruise & Drive break to Disneyland® Paris, with Disneyland Paris specialist and accommodation partner, Leisure Direction. The kids will be able to play their way to Europe whilst mum and dad enjoy some much deserved time out.
DFDS Seaways has given a leading North East charity, Children North East, a helping hand by donating over £8,000 from its annual charity cruise initiative.
DFDS Seaways has launched its Mini Cruises & Hotel Breaks 2010 brochure with an extensive range of inspiring new value for money cruise break ideas for 2010. Departures are from Newcastle and Harwich with lead in prices of £69pp for a two night Mini Cruise break.
Relax with your partner in vibrant Amsterdam - enjoy 2 nights onboard with great food and entertainment, plus several hours to explore this romantic city.
DFDS Seaways has launched an exclusive Travel Agents’ Concessions leaflet highlighting special offers on two different cruise ferry packages to Amsterdam available for travel agents during 2009.