Dover
Port of Dover Cruise (c) Dover Harbour Board

Dover

Dover is the premier hub port for cruise lines in the South East of England; one of the busiest cruise ports in Britain and Northern Europe welcoming 250,000 discerning cruise passengers every year. Located just 76 miles east of London, Dover is England’s gateway to Europe. Driven by massive investment, Dover is one of the most modern and progressive cruise ports in the county, with highly trained personnel and award-winning customer service. Which is why it is the port of choice for over 25 individual cruise lines. With two impressive state-of-the-art terminals, Dover has the capacity to accommodate three ships at once and with the on-going development there is also the creation of a new multi-use berth raising Dover’s cruise capacity to 4 berths. It is also perfectly positioned for turnaround or port of call visits for Northern Europe, the Baltic, Eastern Mediterranean and USA, enabling you to offer a wide variety of itineraries, with excellent accommodation and historic attractions.




  1.  Dover and Walmer Castles

    Dover Castle’s Second World War secret underground tunnels are one of the main attractions for visitors. Walmer Castle was one of the late HM the Queen Mother’s favourite summer residences.
  2.  Leeds Castle

    Set in 500 acres of beautiful parkland, Leeds castle is full of discovery. A special blend of heritage, wonderful grounds and conservation awaits every visitor.
  3.  Canterbury Cathedral

    Pilgrims & visitors have made their way to Canterbury Cathedral since the Middle Ages. Visitors have always been made welcome in the ancient tradition of Benedictine hospitality.
  4.  The White Cliffs

    Perfect for those wanting to stretch their legs and enjoy a scenic walk with magnificent views over the Channel and on a clear day you can see the coastline of France.









Nautical information

Max. Length For Berth, M:
320
Max. Draught, M:
10.5
More Info Draught:
-
Max. Air Draught, M:
-
More Info Air Draught:
no restriction
No. Of Quays:
4
Quay Length Total, M:
1350
Quay Depth, M:
10.5
Anchorage Available:
n/a
Anchorage Compulsory:
n/a
Passenger Terminal:
yes
Pilotage Compulsary:
yes
Tugs Available:
yes
Bunkering:
yes
Tidal Movement/range, M:
6
Water:
yes
Ships Tenders Allowed:
n/a
Garbage Disposal:
yes
Airport Distance, Km:
130
City Centre Distance, Km:
3
Passengers
Calls


Passengers 2017
Calls 2017