Christmas in The Netherlands & the Rest of Europe

Explore Holland and surrounding destinations during the festive season up to the new year

Winter road trips through Europe
Winter Driving Through Europe

Take an extra special road trip through Europe this winter. If you can't make it for Christmas don't worry, we've got you covered with fantastic tips for driving in Europe, from Christmas to New Year's Eve and right up until early spring.

Sailing to a Dutch Winter Wonderland

One of the best times of the year to visit The Netherlands is of course Christmas. Generally, there tends to be fewer tourists which makes visiting the Christmas Markets, museums and galleries a much more relaxing experience.

Explore seasonal travel inspiration

Travelling with friends, family or sailing-solo? Discover our travel guide and a whole host of tips for city breaks, outdoor adventures festive activities and gastronomy for winter travel.

Low Fares Finder
Low Fares Finder

With our easy to use Low Fares Finder you'll always find the best cheap ferry deal.

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Rail & Sail with Stena Line crossing
Rail & Sail

The affordable, convenient and comfortable way to travel from Britain to Holland on the train and ferry.

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Christmas opening hours
Christmas Timetable

We're sailing right up until Christmas Eve and then we're back on the evening of the 26th. Well, we deserve a little break too.


Bed in hotel
Ferry & Accommodation

Need a hotel in Holland, Germany, France or Belgium? 


Stena Line offers a wide range of hotels and accommodation all over Europe.