Dover Ferry Terminal and Port Information

Dover Ferry Port is located in Kent and the most popular port in the UK offering crossings from Dover to Calais and Dover to Dunkirk.

Over 10 million passengers pass through Dover ferry terminal each year because it acts as the perfect gateway into France and Europe. The crossing from Dover to Calais is not only one of the cheapest but also one of the quickest ways to cross the English channel. With ferries running 24 hours a day the terminal is also the most convenient port in the UK.

Dover Ferry Port Address

Dover port is located at Eastern Docks, Dover, Kent. The satellite navigation coordinates are 51.128, 1.333.

What is the postcode for Dover Ferry Terminal?

The postcode for Dover Ferry Port is CT16 1JA.

How to get to the terminal

The ferry terminal is easily accessible by road, rail and on foot. 

By Car

If you’re travelling by car you’ll find that the port is connected directly to the rest of England by the A2/M2 and the A20/M20. The ferry terminal and port are well signposted from all directions.

By Bus

If you’re travelling by bus, there’s a regular bus service that operates from the town centre directly to the terminal. There are also buses to Dover from neighbouring towns and cities and a direct bus service to Victoria station in London.

By Train

The closest train station is located in the centre of Dover about 1 mile away. From here trains link to other towns in Kent, London and onwards to the rest of the UK. From the train station you can catch a bus or taxi directly to the ferry terminal.

Dover Port and Terminal Facilities

Summary:

  • Ticket offices
  • Cashpoint machine
  • Bureau de change
  • Burger King
  • Costa Coffee
  • Toilets
  • Vending machines
  • Games area
  • Newsagent
  • Free WiFi

Accommodation

For accommodation near Dover click here.

Book your ferry from Dover

Find out more and book your ferry crossing from Dover to Calais or Dover to Dunkirk.

Address

Address:

Dover Ferry Port, Harbour House, Marine Parade, Dover, CT17 9BU

GPS co-ordinates:

51.1209, 1.3134