Mini cruises run from Newcastle to Amsterdam every day with DFDS Seaways. The most popular two night mini cruise departs from Newcastle at 5PM each day and sails overnight to Amsterdam, where you will then have the chance to explore Amsterdam during the day before returning to the ship for your overnight sailing back to Newcastle.
Standard prices for this two night cruise start at £79 per person, based on two people sharing a cabin. However if you can often get discounted rates for mid week sailings and in the winter months you will usually get great deals like 2 for 1 or 40% off, so check on our site or on the DFDS website for special offers.
Why not spend your time in Amsterdam exploring the cities facinating history or seeing some of the amazing collections of art. Visit Anne Frank’s House, the Van Gogh Museum or the Rijksmuseum (National Museum).
Indulge yourself in some Amsterdam culture, hire a bike to get around, take a wander through the famous Amsterdam red light district and sample the coffe shop life style that attracts so many people to the Dutch capital.
However you choose to spend your day in Amsterdam you can be sure a pleasent sail there and back on board your DFDS cruise ferry. From the moment you board you begin to relax and start enjoying your short break. Choose from a varied selection of restaurants or hitting the mix of bars and enjoying the live entertainment including musicians and games, before returning to your comfortable en suite cabin for a peaceful night’s sleep.
When you step onboard the ferry to Amsterdam, you’re sure to notice that DFDS Seaways go the extra mile to ensure both your comfort and entertainment.
To celebrate National Ferry Fortnight (2nd to 16th March), DFDS are offering up to 40% savings on all Newcastle Amsterdam mini cruises. Book by 20th March to save on a relaxing mini cruise break to Amsterdam, Holland’s amazing capital city.
If you’ve never tried a DFDS Mini Cruise then why not give a 2 night cruise to Amsterdam a try. From just £47 per person you can enjoy two nights on board a DFDS cruise ferry and a day to explore the amazing city of Amsterdam. You can even extend your break in Amsterdam by adding a hotel to enjoying even longer stay in Amsterdam.
Included in the price for all mini cruises
- 2 nights on-board in en suite cabin
- Coach transfers to Amsterdam city centre
- Live entertainment on board, as well as access to many restaurants, bars, a cinema and activities for children.
The best thing about a mini cruise is that your short holiday begins as soon as you board the ferry in Newcastle. The alternative 2 night break to Amsterdam would see you travel by plane which includes all the fun of getting to the airport, long security checks, 2 hours on a cramped flight, baggage claim, getting to your hotel, paying for your hotel and then having to it all again on the way back home. With a DFDS seaways mini cruise you can get down to relaxing as soon as you board.
We all look forward to a relaxing break from the stresses of everyday life and this Spring is the perfect time to try a mini cruise to Holland.
You can save up to 40% on one of the many mini cruise breaks to Amsterdam sailing from Newcastle this spring.
This offer has now expired.
Buy one ticket for a mini cruise from Newcastle to Amsterdam and get the other one on the house from DFDS.
Right now on selected dates up to & including March, DFDS are offering a 2 for 1 price on their 2 night mini cruise to Amsterdam, departing from Newcastle. You and your partner can enjoy a 2 night cruise from Newcastle to Amsterdam from just £79.
Just book by 28 February for half price trips to Amsterdam to enjoy this vibrant and exciting European capital for less.
For your £79 you’ll get 2 nights on-board the DFDS ferry to Amsterdam in an en suite cabin for 2 (4 berth cabins for families also available). When you arrive in Amsterdam you’ll get a free coach transfer to take you into the city centre. You will also have the option of taking advantage of the complimentary coach sightseeing tour. Whilst on-board the ship, you can enjoy the live entertainment, shop or maybe dine in one of the many on-board restaurants.
Our top tip – you can pre book your food before travelling, which works out over 25% cheaper than the on-board price. You can enjoy a delicious buffet dinner in the 7 seas restaurant or maybe a romantic 3 Course a la carte meal at the Blue Riband Restaurant, whatever you choose, your sure to enjoy yourself.
With a 2 night mini cruise, the focus is very much on the cruise side of the trip, you will spend much of your 2 days away relaxing on-board sailing to and from Holland, you will get to spend about 5 hours in Amsterdam. However if you do want to spend more time in Amsterdam you can add a hotel stay and extend your cruise break to 3 or more days. If you are interested in a longer cruise break, just visit the cruise and hotel section and you’ll also benefit here with the 2 for 1 mini cruise offer, with you saving up to 35% the total cost of a regular cruise and hotel package.