Planned strikes at French ports cancelled!

Date: 28 Mar 2013 06:00 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.

If you had changed your travel plans in advance to avoid being delayed and now wish to change back to your original travel plans then please contact us on 01473 717 322 so we can arrange this for you.


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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).

Sail with Mars de Ons to the Cies and Ons Islands

Date: 25 May 2016 Source:

Mars de Ons is a Galician ferry operator based in Northwest Spain who offers frequent crossings to the Cies Islands and Ons Islands, famous for their unspoiled terrain and immaculate sandy beaches.

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.

Yaeyama Kanko Ferry added to growing Asian portfolio

Date: 11 May 2016 Source:

Yaeyama Kanko Ferry serves the popular Yaeyama Islands in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. It is located on the island of Ishigaki and offers excursions within the archipelago famed for its gorgeous bays and white-sand shores.

From Russia to Japan, through Korea, and Back Again

Date: 10 May 2016 Source:

DBS Cruise Ferry provides sailings within the Sea of Japan, also known as the ‘East Sea’, between the easternmost city of the Russian Federation, Vladivostok, through Donghae in South Korea and Sakaiminato in Japan.

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.