Popular destinations in and around Spain
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Spain is one of the most popular countries in Europe for a well-deserved vacation. Flying or driving to Spain are the most common ways of traveling but the ferry to Spain is a great alternative. From various British harbors for instance: Plymouth and Portsmouth ferries leave for Spain.
It is useful to view the Spanish ferry connections on the map because then you get a good idea of where they all go.
Map with all ferry routes to and from Spain
As you can see there are a couple of great options to travel by ferry to Spain. Which is the best option for you depends on where you live and what your final destination is. When you travel by ferry from UK to Spain the cities of Santander and Bilbao are a great start to your vacation and are about a 4-hour drive to Madrid and 6 hours to Barcelona. We haven't included all connections on the Canary islands, for that you need to go to our page: Canary Islands.
Ferry to Spain from the UK
Ferries from the UK to Spain mostly leave from cities in the South of the UK like Plymouth (Devon) and Portsmouth. These ferries sail to Santander and Bilbao with a 1-night or 2-night ferry crossing. The crossings from Plymouth and Portsmouth to Bilbao and Santander are operated by Brittany Ferries and sail 2 times per week each.
Traveling by ferry from the UK to Spain is a comfortable way of making the crossing with plenty of entertainment. From either of the harbors, you can travel inland to Spanish hotspots such as Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia, or for example Sevilla. It is also possible to travel from Ireland to Spain by ferry.
Ferry to Spain from Morocco
There are several ferries sailing back and forth between Morocco and Spain. There are also ferries crossing from Morocco to Spain. Intershipping, Balearia, Naviera Armas, and FRS sail on these various ferries between Europe and Africa. The most popular connections:
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Travelling in Spain
Spain is one of the most popular vacation destinations in Europe. A lot of tourists travel by plane or car to spain but the ferry is a comfortable alternative to these options. With vibrant cities like San Sebastian, Madrid, Barcelona, Bilbao, Valencia and Sevilla there are a lot of things to see and do in this sunny southern European vacation destination.