Ferry to Cherbourg and Portsmouth
The ferry to Cherbourg and Portsmouth sails twice a week during the night. It is also possible to book the fast ferry with a Condor Ferries boat. This catamaran reaches the other side of the Channel in only 3 hours.
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 🛈
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
It is also possible to sail to Pool, which is close to Portsmouth.
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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