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  • Weather

    Get the very latest weather information and weather forecasts for Dover from the Met Office.

    Updated: Thursday 24th July @ 17:30 hrs

    Here in Dover today, sea conditions in the Channel are slight to moderate with a Nor-North Easterly moderate wind force 5 to 6, and the visibility is good.

    The ferry terminal is operating normally.

    The Port anticipates high volumes of holiday traffic travelling to the continent over the next few days, passengers are advised to allow a little extra journey time. 

     Passengers are advised to contact their shipping operator for further information, and to consult the Port of Dover website ( or twitter account (@Port_of_Dover) for the latest port updates.

    Operator Type
    Operator Name
    Telephone No.
    FREIGHTDFDS Seaways01304 218 400
    FREIGHTP&O Ferries01304 863 340
    FREIGHTDFDS/LD LINES01304 218 400
    FREIGHTMyFerryLink01304 828 422

    TOURISTDFDS Seaways0871 574 7235 
    TOURISTP&O Ferries08716 64 64 64
    TOURISTDFDS/LD LINES0871 574 7235
    TOURISTMyFerryLink0844 248 2100

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