Ferry to Cherbourg and Portsmouth
The ferry to Cherbourg and Portsmouth sails twice a week during the night. Booking the fast ferry with a Condor Ferries boat is also possible. This catamaran reaches the other side of the Channel in only 3 hours. Next to Cherbourg, you can also sail to Le Havre from Portsmouth. In total there are 10 ferries sailing from the UK to France.
On this page you will find information and tips about this ferry service operated by Brittany Ferries.
Portsmouth Cherbourg costs
If you want to travel by ferry to Cherbourg or Portsmouth, you can expect the following prices:
- Lowest possible price for one adult: €51 for an one-way ticket
- 2 persons with 1 car during peak season: €163 for an one-way ticket 🛈
Booking your ferry tickets from Portsmouth to Cherbourg or vice versa has never been easier! With our online booking module, you can easily find and book your desired ferry crossing in just a few clicks. Simply enter your travel dates and destination, and the system will show you all available options. You can then choose the one that best suits your needs and budget. It’s that simple!
Ferry prices depend on the season and crowds. View the current prices in the booking engine
Brittany Ferries sails 2 times per week and Condor Ferries sails 3 times per week). Please note that these times can always change and accurate information can be found in the booking module and on the website of the ferry company. Ferry tickets from both companies can be booked through the same booking engine.
Ferry to Cherbourg from Portsmouth
- Wednesday: 23:15 – 08:00 (Brittany Ferries)
- Thursday: 23:00 – 08:00 (Brittany Ferries)
- Friday: 07:01 – 11:00 (Condor Ferries)
- Saturday: 07:01 – 11:00 (Condor Ferries)
- Sunday: 07:01 – 11:00 (Condor Ferries)
Ferry to Portsmouth from Cherbourg
- Thursday: 12:00 – 16:00
- Friday: 12:00 – 16:45
Sailing to Poole, which is close to Portsmouth is also possible.
On board the ferry
This crossing includes several ferries from Brittany ferries and a fast boat operated by Condor Ferries.
The ship Galicia, that sails on this route, has a Spanish touch. That is because this ship sails between England and the Spanish Santander on other days. As the Galicia is a cruiseferry suitable for long distances, there is a lot to do on board. On the night sailing it is possible to book a cabin.
This (and more) can be expected on the ferry:
- Sun deck
- Video on demand
- Kids' play area
To get to the departure port, use the address and follow the signs to the terminal when arrived.
50100 Cherbourg-en-Cotentin, Frankrijk
The Brittany Centre, Wharf Rd, Portsmouth PO2 8RU United Kingdom
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