Last minute October holiday deals with P&O Ferries

The days may be a little bit shorter and the air a little nippier, but that doesn’t mean the holidays should come to an end! In fact, the autumn months offer a great time to get away, with cities and hotels offering much cheaper prices in the lull of the summer crowds – not to mention the clear roads which are yours for the taking. October’s stunning golden landscapes make it the ideal month for exploring hidden vineyards just off the beaten track, or taking a short break in your favourite city without the heat leaving you wilting in the shade. Treat yourself to a last minute holiday this October with these fantastic deals on our crossings.

Free Wine Day Trip

Even if you’ve only got an afternoon to get away, this deal is the perfect way to fit a sea change into a busy week. Book a return day trip on our Dover-Calais route for just £35, and we’ll give you six bottles of Banrock Station wine for free – so you can continue the holiday back home, or even start preparing for Christmas. There are so many great day trips within 90 mins’ drive of the port – from the wide beaches and history of Dunkirk and cultural whirl of Lille to the independent shops and fresh seafood of Boulogne-Sur-Mer. Whichever trip takes your fancy, be sure to book quick – this fantastic offer must be booked by the 8th of October for travel by the 18th.

3-5 day Short break to Calais

Want to make this October half term really memorable? How about packing the kids, and even your furry friends, into the car for a rendezvous across the channel? Book and travel between now and the 13th of December you can take nine passengers from Dover to Calais for a three-day return for £64 or a five-day return for £74. The only thing to decide now is where to go! Take a tent and go for an adventurous family road trip, explore the real castles of the Loire Valley before heading to the family favourite of Disneyland Paris, or book ahead to stock up on goodies at Europe’s best Christmas markets – most of which will be in full swing from the end of November.

Minicruises, Mini Prices

It’s the ultimate trip without the stress! When you take one of our brilliant minicruises from the port of Hull, your entire holiday – including return crossings, ensuite cabin and coach transfers to and from the port – is wrapped up into one convenient package from just £40pp. Exploring the colourful streets of Amsterdam, going chocolate shopping in Bruges, or finding Vermeer’s Girl with a Pearl Earring in the Hague are just some of the brilliant experiences you can have. Once you’ve had your fill of continental delights, return to the ferry for a whole night of live entertainment to enjoy with a glass of cool beer or the finest champagne.

Hulloween Minicruise

One of our most popular minicruises returns once again for a ghoulishly good night on the ocean! If you love a boogie and fabulous fancy dress you’ll love this fun-filled trip across the Channel to Rotterdam. With two fantastic live bands and all different kinds of tunes to fill the overnight crossing, the Hulloween Minicruise is the perfect short break for spook-lovers. Once docked, explore the streets of either Rotterdam or Amsterdam and enjoy the ghoulish celebrations of these two historic cities. But save some energy for the journey home – the return crossing is packed with a whole night of live entertainment and partying! But hurry, this ghostly offering always draws a crowd.