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Ferry News

Introducing a new ferry connection in Egypt

Date: 06 September 2016 Source: Direct Ferries

We are pleased to introduce a new ferry operator, High Jet which operates within Egypt with a ferry connection between Sharm el-Sheikh and Hurghada.

Northumberland Ferries now available with Direct Ferries

Date: 09 August 2016 Source: Direct Ferries

Northumberland Ferries, or NFL, operates in eastern Canada and is now bookable with Direct Ferries.

Sail across the Bay of Fundy with our new ferry connection

Date: 08 August 2016 Source: Direct Ferries

Bay Ferries operates in the eastern Canada on two routes across the Bay of Fundy.

New ferry services along the Omani coast

Date: 15 June 2016 Source: Direct Ferries

National Ferries Company, or NFC, is owned by the Sultanate of Oman’s government and is now available with Direct Ferries.

Sail between Argentina and Uruguay with Colonia Express

Date: 30 May 2016 Source: Direct Ferries

Colonia Express offer affordable ferry connections between Argentina and Uruguay with 3 daily crossings between Buenos Aires and Montevideo (4 hours and 50 minutes) and between Buenos Aires and Colonia del Sacramento (1 hour and 15 minutes).

New German ferry service with Elb-Link

Date: 19 May 2016 Source: Direct Ferries

Elb-Link operates a ferry connection within Germany and is now available with Direct Ferries.

Italian operator Alilauro is now available

Date: 03 May 2016 Source: Direct Ferries

Alilauro is an Italian ferry operator which offer ferry services between Italy, Gulf of Napoli, Aeolian Islands as well as between the beautiful islands of Capri and Ischia.

Book new US ferry operator with Direct Ferries

Date: 10 April 2016 Source: Direct Ferries

The family owned Massachusetts ferry operator Hy-Line Cruises is now bookable with Direct Ferries.

Conocemos Navegando is now part of our ferry network

Date: 10 March 2016 Source: Direct Ferries

The Colombian ferry operator Conocemos Navegando is now part of the Direct Ferries ferry network.

Italy - Croatia ferry connections now available with Atlas Kompas

Date: 20 January 2016 Source: Direct Ferries

Atlas Kompas offer ferry connections between Italy and Croatia and you now book their services through Direct Ferries.

New Australian ferry service to Magnetic Island

Date: 03 January 2016 Source: Direct Ferries

You can now book ferry services with the Australian operator Fantasea Cruising Magnetic between north-eastern Queensland and Magnetic Island.

Daily services between Argentina & Uruguay with Buquebus

Date: 09 December 2015 Source: Direct Ferries

You can now book the services of the Argentine ferry operator Buquebus with Direct Ferries.

New ferries for travel agents system goes live!

Date: 17 October 2013 Source: Direct Ferries

Leading ferry ticket aggregator Direct Ferries has launched a new ferry booking system for travel agents allowing them to make reservations and manage bookings across a vast route network on behalf of their customers.

Golden Star Ferries now available at directferries.co.uk

Date: 03 June 2013 Source: Direct Ferries

The ferry services of Greek operator Golden Star Ferries are now bookable at directferrries.co.uk.

Rail and Sail tickets now on sale with directferries.co.uk

Date: 01 June 2013 Source: Direct Ferries

Rail and sail tickets combining national rail network services with a ferry crossing are now available to book at directferries.co.uk.

Planned strikes at French ports cancelled!

Date: 28 March 2013 Source: Direct Ferries

The planned industrial action by the French port workers scheduled for Thursday 28th and Friday 29th March has been cancelled at the last minute.

Contact centre Christmas period operating hours

Date: 20 December 2012 Source: Direct Ferries

In case you need to contact us during the Christmas period, please note our contact centre operating hours:

Fred Olsen Express now on the Direct Ferries network!

Date: 02 November 2012 Source: Direct Ferries

Canary Island ferry operator Fred Olsen Express are now bookable on the Direct Ferries network!

New Dover Calais service now bookable with Direct Ferries!

Date: 01 November 2012 Source: Direct Ferries

New Dover Calais ferry operator MyFerryLink are now available across the Direct Ferries network giving you even more choice on the popular cross channel stretch!

Normal service resumed at Brittany Ferries

Date: 01 October 2012 Source: Direct Ferries

Brittany Ferries services will resume on Tuesday after a deal was agreed with striking staff following suspension of all services on September 21st.