DFDS flag raised on Mount Elbrus

DFDS flag raised on Mount Elbrus

January 29, 2017 | By | Add a Comment

Second officer at DFDS Nikolaj Mulenko reached the highest point in Europe Mount Elbrus, where he unfurled the DFDS flag.

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DFDS’ 150th Anniversary gift: Employees become shareholders

DFDS’ 150th Anniversary gift: Employees become shareholders

December 16, 2016 | By | 1 Comment

DFDS has chosen to give every one of the more than 7,000 employees shares in DFDS as an anniversary gift. DFDS employees became shareholders.

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DFDS turned 150 years on 11 December

DFDS turned 150 years on 11 December

December 13, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

On Sunday, 11 December, DFDS turned 150 years, in order to gather all the employees in various locations DFDS will celebrate this immense occasion on 16 December.

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Young Lithuanian designer wins DFDS’ 150th anniversary poster competition

Young Lithuanian designer wins DFDS’ 150th anniversary poster competition

December 6, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

An international jury of design experts selected Živilė Čepulytė’s poster design as the best out of 400 entries from all of Europe. As the winner, she will receive EUR 3,500 and the poster will be used in ferries, terminals and offices throughout the DFDS network.

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DFDS launches international poster competition

DFDS launches international poster competition

October 10, 2016 | By | 4 Comments

On 11 December 2016, ferry and logistics company DFDS celebrates its 150th anniversary by launching an international poster competition. The competition is carrying on a century long tradition of using posters as an efficient means of communicating our travel services and destinations

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DFDS turns 150

DFDS turns 150

March 31, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

This year DFDS turns 150. To look that far back in time is a privilege, especially considering our every-changing world in which world wars, crises and tumultuous change have influenced our lives so profoundly. Read this story and discover the foundation of the company.

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Celebrating 50 years of shipping between Sweden and the UK

Celebrating 50 years of shipping between Sweden and the UK

March 17, 2016 | By | 1 Comment

This week marks an important celebration for the maritime and ro-ro shipping sector in Sweden and the UK: It is 50 years since TOR ANGLIA left the Gothenburg docks in 1966, opening a daily freight connection to Immingham. One which still exists today.

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This was a much-loved ship

This was a much-loved ship

September 22, 2015 | By | 9 Comments

Twenty years ago we opened the service IJmuiden – Newcastle with ferry WINSTON CHURCHILL. She was a much-loved ship with an impressive history in the DFDS network. Please join us on her journey.

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Newcastle – Amsterdam celebrates 20th anniversary

Newcastle – Amsterdam celebrates 20th anniversary

May 18, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Today is a festive day for us on the Amsterdam – Newcastle ferry route: We celebrate the 20th anniversary of the route. Continue reading and view photos from the last 20 years.

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Dover route turns 15 years old

Dover route turns 15 years old

April 1, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

In a company that can tell stories for almost 150 years, there are naturally also many ‘mini’ anniversaries to celebrate. This year, we celebrate our 15 years of service between Dover and Dunkerque.

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