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Two-Hour Queues at Dover Ahead of ‘Extremely Busy’ Weekend

Long queues of travelers at French border control before boarding ferries at the Port of Dover, UK, on July 22.

Long queues of travelers at French border control before boarding ferries at the Port of Dover, UK, on July 22.

Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Holidaymakers faced two-hour queues at the Port of Dover on Thursday amid warnings that this weekend will be "extremely busy".

Ferry operator DFDS urged passengers to "allow 120 minutes to complete the check-in process and border controls" at the Kent port.