With Brittany Ferries, enjoy award winning service on board - fabulous food, live
entertainment, air conditioned cabins and the latest films. There is a French feel
as soon as you step on board, so you can start enjoying your holiday straight away.
Brittany Ferries routes from the UK to France and Spain:
Portsmouth is very easy to reach with the motorway taking you right to the dockyard
gates. From here you can take the
Portsmouth to Caen ferry, with good transport links into the whole
of France, especially convenient for going south now the new A28 is open from Alencon
If you're going to Brittany or the south-west of France the overnight
Portsmouth to St Malocrossing means you start your journey refreshed. St
Malo is an excellent starting point, cutting a couple of hours off the drive from
Caen, Cherbourg or Roscoff if you're going south.
St Malo from Plymouth
started in November 2011. This service runs during the winter months, until mid-March,
and offers an easy get-away to Western France.
During the summer a state of the art Fast Ferry operates from
Portsmouth to Cherbourg with a crossing time of just under 5 hours.
Le Havre is Brittany Ferries' newest crossing and operates using their
Normandie Express Fastcraft from May to September. Le Havre is the closest ferry
port to Paris and the crossing only takes 3 and three quarter hours, so you can
be in Paris in time for tea! There's also the Brittany Ferries Economie service
which is great if you're travelling on a budget.
And now you can travel in luxury from
Portsmouth to Santander in Northern Spain in just 24 hours on Brittany Ferries'
flagship, the Pont-Aven, or it's most modern ship, the Cap Finistere. There are
three return crossings weekly from Portsmouth to Santander.
In addition in Spring 2011 the new route from
Portsmouth to Bilbao was launched, with a crossing time of
24 hours and served by the newest ship in the Brittany Ferries fleet, the Cap Finistere.
to Roscoff has always been a popular route for easy access to the glorious
coast and countryside of Brittany. Your journey is now a pleasure in itself, as
Brittany Ferries' modern ship, the Armorique, a state-of-the-art cruise ferry
was introduced in April 2009, replacing the previous rather elderly vessel.
fastest ferry crossing from the UK to Spain is offered from
Plymouth to Santander, the voyage taking just 18 hours, with the route sharing
the Pont Aven used on the Portsmouth Santander crossing. Plymouth has a direct
dual carriageway link into the M5.
Poole to Cherbourg is also a popular route. The crossing is served by the
Barfleur Cruise Ferry. There are two sailings daily (reduced service at certain
departing Poole in the morning and returning from Cherbourg late afternoon. The
crossing takes just 4 and a quarter hours which is Brittany Ferries' fastest crossing
by ferry between the UK and France.