LD Lines Ferries - Portsmouth to Le Havre ferry crossings
Portsmouth to Le Havre ferry operated by LD Lines runs overnight. It departs 23:00
arrives 08:00. The return crossing from Le Havre to Portsmouth departs 17:00 and
The schedule means that by leaving Le Havre at breakfast time it is possible
to drive far into France on your first day.
From the end of March until the end of September the Norman
Arrow Fast Ferry leaves Portsmouth 08.30 arrives Le Havre 12.45. Return crossing
departs Le Havre 18.30 arrives Portsmough 20.45.
Check in time for both the conventional ferry and fast ferry is no later than
45 minutes before departure.
LD Lines is currently the only cross channel ferry operator to offer a Portsmouth
Le Havre crossing on this popular route. The overnight service by the conventional
ferry the Cote D'Albatre, leaves at 23:00 and arrives at 07:30 next morning
As from March 26th 2010 the largest fast ferry on the Western Channel is starting
work on the Portsmouth Le Havre route. The Norman Arrow will complete the crossing
in just 3 hours 15 minutes.
Portsmouth is very easy to reach with the M27/M275 motorway taking you right
to the dockyard gates, and Le Havre is an excellent starting point for your journey
|Paris is just a couple of hours away, whilst the Normandy Riviera, featuring
popular resorts like Deauville and Honfleur is just across the beautiful
Pont de Normandie, less than an hour away. Just a little further along the
coast are the historic beaches of the Normandy Landings. Or if you are heading
further west to Brittany it's an easy journey on dual carriageway to
the A13/A84. For those going south towards the Dordogne and Bordeaux, the
new A28 has made the trip much easier.
The Cote d'Albatre is a rapid, up-to-date ferry. Fitted with stabilizers,
it provides the best possible comfort whatever the sailing conditions.
With real quality of service, the pleasure begins from
the moment you board the ship. There's an Italian self-service restaurant, a
pub and a coffee lounge, plus cafeterias and
a pub. There’s comfortable seating and a friendly and refined atmosphere in the
lounges. You’ll also find kids’ areas, Internet access, private cabins and shopping
on board. If you upgrade to Club Class you can enjoy the comforts of the Cotton
Your comfort is assured with several different cabin types
and a range of seating options. More details on these will be provided as you move
through the online booking process, when you can also choose the Club Class option.
LD Lines has built its reputation on providing value for money
without sacrificing comfort and quality. So why not try them and see just how much
you get for your money?