Brittany Ferries

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Taking your caravan and motorhome on Brittany Ferries

Brittany Ferries operate services from the UK to France and Spain.

Get the best savings with Brittany Ferries on selected crossings:

  • Portsmouth to Caen selected afternoon sailings Sunday to Friday and Caen to Portsmouth selected morning sailings Monday to Friday. 
  • Poole to Cherbourg and Cherbourg-Poole Monday to Friday sailings. 
  • Portsmouth-St Malo Sunday to Friday and St Malo to Portsmouth Monday to Friday sailings.
  • Plymouth Roscoff afternoon departures Sunday to Friday and Roscoff to Plymouth morning departures Monday to Friday. 

How long will the journey take?

To France, there is a choice of routes from Portsmouth, Plymouth and Poole with sailings taking between 4 hours 30 minutes and 11 hours depending on the route and whether the crossing is during the day or overnight.

To Spain,there is a choice of 3 routes from Plymouth-Santander, Portsmouth-Santander and Portsmouth-Bilbao.  Sailings take between 20 hours and 36 hours (2 overnights) depending on the route and ship.

On board:

Brittany Ferries cruise ships offer an array of comfortable en-suite cabins for you to choose from, as well as a range of entertainment and facilities including restaurants, bars and a shop. Several of the ships also have a cinema, spa, gaming area and children’s play area.

Operating on the Spanish routes are three of Brittany's newest ships which are designed to improve efficiency and reduce fuel consumption plus two of them are powered by LNG (liquefied natural gas) which is a cleaner fuel with reduced emissions. 


Dogs must be muzzled when outside of your vehicle or cabin.

If travelling to Spain, pets must be booked into a pet-friendly cabin or a kennel.
If travelling to France pets must be booked into a pet-friendly cabin or a kennel or be booked to remain in your vehicle during the crossing. These options vary per ship and route so please be sure to check the options before booking and travelling.

Crossing discounts

You can save money on your crossings with our ferry and LeShuttle (Eurotunnel) discounts.

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