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Poole-Saint Malo


This ferry is operated by Condor Ferries. Always check the prices before booking and the latest travel information before departure.

Destination(s) 🇫🇷 France, 🇬🇧 United Kingdom
Operated by Condor Ferries
Sailings Up to 4 times per week
Duration 6h 20 mins
Distance 143 miles, 230 km
2p+Car+Return in our estimation € 235

The ferry to Saint Malo from Poole is a popular ferry when travelling from the UK to French Brittany. Condor Ferries sails on this crossing which takes a little over 6 hours to bring you from Poole via Jersey to Saint Malo. The ferry sails about 4 times per week and the cardeck is often swiftly booked.

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Ferry Poole Saint Malo

Ferry to Saint-Malo and Poole

Saint-Malo is a historic French port in Brittany. The city is still walled and has a direct ferry connection with Poole in the UK. The ferry from Poole to Saint-Malo takes you over the English Channel coast to the French province of Brittany in as little as 6 hours and 20 minutes.

You'll sail with the fast car ferry – the Condor Voyager – to Saint-Malo in France. The ferry also stops on the way to Jersey before completing the journey to Saint-Malo. A great ferry ride from the UK to France.

With Condor Ferries, you'll be able to book a return, one-way or even a day trip to Saint-Malo back and forth

On this page you will find information and tips about this Condor Ferries crossing from Poole to Saint Malo and back

Ferry to Poole and Saint-Malo costs

If you want to travel by ferry to Poole (UK) and Saint-Malo (France), you can expect the following prices:

  • Lowest possible price for one adult: €124,- for a one-way ticket for one person car
  • 2 persons with 1 car during peak season: €235,- for a one-way ticket 🛈
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Availability and prices

Ferry prices depend on the season and crowds. View the current prices in the booking engine

Schedule ferry Poole-Saint Malo

Almost every day, there is a ferry sailing from Poole to Saint-Malo, sometimes with an in-between stop on Jersey, one of the British Channel Islands close to the French coast. The ferry is often booked, and there is not always availability, so make sure to book this ferry far in advance if you want to be sure you'll have a spot on board.

Most of the season, the ferry sails up to times per week on Monday, Friday, Saturday, and often on Sundays.

In 6 hours and 20 minutes, you can make this ferry crossing

Please note that these times can always change and accurate information can be found in the booking module and on the ferry company's website.

Ferry to Saint-Malo from Poole

This ferry has a flexible schedule and leaves at different times every day on the direct route you will sail with the Condor Voyager, and most of the time, this will take you around 6 hours and 30 minutes to Saint-Malo – departure will be around 14.00 but can vary per day. Make sure to check the actual timetable on the Condor Ferries website. Also, be aware to double-check if you're having a stopover in Jersey of if you're boarding the direct ferry to Saint-Malo.

Ferry to Poole from Saint-Malo

The route and vice versa also has a flexible schedule and leaves at different times every day. On the direct route, you will sail with the Condor Voyager, and most of the time, this will take you around 6 hours and 30 minutes to Poole – departure will be around 07:00 / 08:00 in the mornings but can vary daily. I

On board the ferry to Poole and Saint-Malo

On this crossing, you'll be boarding either the Condor Voyager ferry or the high-speed Ferry Condor Liberation. If you're sailing with the Condor Liberation, then in most of cases you'll make a stopover in either Guernsey or Jersey on your way from France to the UK.

This (and more) can be expected on the ferry:

  • Restaurant and dining
  • Bar
  • Lounges

  • Shopping
  • Sun deck
  • Games Planet

  • Video on demand
  • Toddlers play area

Port information

To get to the departure port, use the address and follow the signs to the terminal when arrive.


Poole terminal address:

New Harbour Rd, Poole BH15 4AJ, United Kingdom


Saint Malo terminal address:

Terminal Ferry du Naye, Chau. Eric Tabarly, 35400 Saint-Malo, France


Frequently Asked Questions, Ferry Poole-Saint Malo

Which ferry companies sail on this crossing?

The ferry between Poole and Saint Malo is currently operated by Condor Ferries

How long does the crossing Poole and Saint Malo take?

The distance covered by the ferry between Poole and Saint Malo is approximately 230 km as the crow flies. The travel time of the ferry is just 6 hours and 20 mins via Jersey to Saint Malo.

How often does the ferry go?

The ferries sails around 4 times per week back and forth between Poole and Saint Malo (and Guernsey and Jersey).

Can I bring my pet on board?

Yes, almost on all ferry routes you can bring your pet (dogs, cats and ferrets). On short crossings they stay in the vehicle and on longer crossings are often kennels available or special cabins where you can bring your pet. Keep in mind that countries often have special rules for pets that are taken across borders.
Poole-Saint Malo
Poole-Saint Malo