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- CRUISE PORTS
We offer a dedicated shared shuttle service from your Dover cruise ship to your central London or Heathrow Airport hotel or terminal.
Transport is by executive minivan (up to 6 passengers).
For a stress-free transfer, you will be welcomed by your driver who at Dover Port who will be waiting to meet and greet you at the exit of the cruise terminal at 8:00am.
The shuttle shall depart at 8:30am from Dover Port and will guide you through and to Central London.
You can also choose to make a day of it and turn your transfer into a tour with a Dover to London plus Canterbury Cathedral and Leeds Castle option.
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Collects from Dover terminal from 8:00am
Maximum of 6 people in minivan
Each person is allowed a maximum of 1 large suitcase and 1 item of carry on luggage
Maximum of 3 drop offs per journey
Scheduled arrival within zones 1 & 2 in central London around 10:30am
Heathrow or London drop offs available - simply specify which at booking
Shared shuttle from Dover to London hotels and Heathrow terminals/hotel
• Maximum 3 drops per vehicle • Maximum 6 people per vehicle • Large air-conditioned vehicles with professional drivers • Heathrow or London drop-off - specify on booking
This service is available on all dates when Princess or Carnival cruise ships are visiting Dover.
Another option is to enjoy a full day tour to the wonderful city of Canterbury with a stop at the beautiful Leeds Castle (entrance included).
These tours operate on the same dates as the direct van shuttle leaving Dover at the same time.
After a full day of world class sightseeing you will arrive at Heathrow or your London hotel late afternoon or early evening.
Visiting Canterbury and Leeds Castle on way to London hotel or Heathrow
• Dedicated tour from your ship • Drops at central London hotels • Drops at Heathrow Airport • If your ship is late we will wait • Entry to Leeds Castle included • Walking tour of Canterbury • Opportunity to visit Canterbury Cathedral
Offering direct transport between your cruise ship and Central London hotels or Heathrow Airport are dedicated cruise buses. In the direction to Dover a direct service operates with an option to visit Dover Castle if desired.
In the Dover to London direction there is a choice of a direct shared van service or a transfer via Canterbury and Leeds Castle (Harry Potter studio no longer available - see our Southampton cruise options)
London to Dover direct shared shuttle
After a morning pick-up from your London hotel (within Central London Zone 1 & 2) you will be driven to your cruise ship at Dover. The only stops are the drops with the cruise passengers sharing the vehicle with you. Each minibus vehicle has a maximum 6 passengers and there is a maximum of 3 hotel drops.
London & Heathrow to Dover with Dover Castle add on
After a morning pick-up from your London or Heathrow hotel you will be driven to your cruise ship at Dover. As an option you can visit Dover Castle perched high up on the famous white cliffs looking down on your cruise ship below.
Dover to London and Heathrow direct shared shuttle
After pick-up from your cruise ship at Dover you will be driven to your London hotel within Central London Zone 1 & 2 or London Heathrow Airport. (Specify end point on booking.) Each minibus vehicle has a maximum 6 passengers and there is a maximum of 3 hotel drops.
Dover to London & Heathrow via Canterbury & Leeds Castle
A full day guided tour/transfer with a visit to Canterbury Cathedral (admission extra) and admission to Leeds Castle included in the price. You will be dropped at your London hotel, Heathrow Airport hotel or passenger terminal early evening.
Dover Cruise terminal is about 75 miles (120km) from Central London. Heathrow Airport is the other (west) side of London from Dover and is much longer but in terms of travel time is similar, around 2 hours direct by vehicle.
We have a full range of vehicles ranging from saloon cars right up to large touring coaches so whatever your group size and amount of luggage we can offer a competitive proposal for your transfer needs.
At airports and cruise terminals the price includes meet and greet, the classic reception formula of our drivers being there with your name on a board as you exit customs/luggage. At hotels will come to the reception area to find you at the time you have stipulated at the time of reservation.
£140 - Windsor Castle, Stonehenge & Bath
£114 - Stonehenge & Bath
£65 - Stonehenge half-day tour
• Exclusive prices including admission to attractions • Air-conditioned tour coaches with free Wi-Fi