Dover cruise ship direct transfer shuttle service 2019

Affordable door to door shuttle between your Dover cruise ship and London hotel or Heathrow Airport

Door to Door Dover Cruise  Shuttle Includes Hotel  Drops

Shared Dover cruise transfer shuttle to/from London hotels & Heathrow

London to Dover service

We offer a dedicated shared shuttle service from your Dover cruise ship to your Central London hotel or Heathrow Airport hotel or passenger terminal.

The Dover cruise ship shared van shuttle service is similar to many such services around the world but is the only service of its type from Dover to London apart from the cruise ships own offering.

The Dover to London cruise shuttle doesn't operate at regular intervals through the day but a number of vehicles depart the cruise terminal around the same time in one wave.

Dover cruise ship shuttle key features

  • Meet n Greet at the Dover cruise terminal between 8:00 a.m. and 8:30 a.m.. (some Disney ships at later times)

  • Maximum of 8 passengers, 4 drops per van shuttle vehicle

  • Each person is allowed a maximum of 2 items of hold luggage (23kg each) and 2 items of carry on luggage (10kg each)

  • Guaranteed to run, will operate with just one passenger. Executive vehicles with wifi and uniformed drivers

  • Drops passengers at any London city centre hotel/Airbnb property, major Heathrow hotels and all passenger terminals

Dover Cruise Ship Tour Transfer  Service Prices & Ticketing
Dover Cruise Ship Tour Transfer Service Prices & Ticketing

Cruise ships supported in 2019

This service is available on all dates when Princess, Disney, Seabourn, Crystal and Holland America cruises cruise ships are starting or ending cruises in Dover.

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Guaranteed departures

Please note this is a guaranteed cruise transfer, and will operate on all of the dates listed on the booking page (link below). There are no minimum numbers required for this service to operate. You have a full luggage allowance of two large cases plus hand luggage.


Alternative full day guided coach tour transfers from Dover ships to London & Heathrow

We offer a choice guided full day coach tour transfers from your cruise ship to Heathrow Airport and London.

The 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.

Dover Cruise Tour Transfer Service To London
Dover Cruise Harry Potter Tour Transfer From Dover

Map of Dover Cruise Shuttle Bus Routes

London to Dover Direction

Dover Cruise Bus - More Information

Dover Direct Shared Shuttle or Optional Visit To Dover Castle
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 Casrle perched high up on the famous white cliffs looking down on your cruise ship below.

Dover To London Direction

Dover Cruise Bus - More Information

London & Heathrow Direct Shared Shuttle
After pick-up from your cruise ship at Dover you will be driven to your London hotel or Heathrow hotel / passenger terminal. The only stops are the drops with the cruise passengers sharing the vehicle with you. (Each vehicle has a maximum 6 passengers and there is a mximum of 4 hotel drops)

Dover Cruise Bus - More Information

Canterbury & Leeds Castle Tour Transfer
A full day guided tour/transfer with a walking tour of Canterbury and Leeds Castle admission included in the price. You will be dropped at your London hotel or Heathrow Airport hotel or passenger terminal early evening.

Dover Cruise Bus - More Information

Warner Bros Studio Tour Transfer Only available for Disney Magic cruise ship arrivals this full day tour transfer visits the Warner Brothers Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter before dropping you off at your London hotel or Heathrow Airport early evening.


Private direct transfers between Dover and London


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.

London - Dover Private Group transfers & tour transfers - details

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