Cherbourg Ferry

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Cherbourg Ferry - Prices from £67 each way

Book a ferry to Cherbourg with AFerry. Ferries to Cherbourg, in France, are available from England and Ireland. You can take a ferry to Cherbourg from Dublin, Poole, Portsmouth and Rosslare.

Cherbourg Ferry Companies

Ferries to and from Cherbourg are operated by Brittany Ferries, Irish Ferries and Stena Line. Because 3 ferry companies operate in and out of Cherbourg, comparing can be very useful to help you find the best price at the best time for you. When you search for a ferry to Cherbourg, we will always show a range of times just in case it's cheaper earlier or later than the time you select. We'll also show you results for similar ports like Roscoff and Saint-Nazaire (Nantes) to help you find the best times and prices to suit your plans.

Cherbourg ferries with Brittany Ferries, Irish Ferries and Stena Line are known for their comfort and high levels of service, and you will feel like your holiday has begun the moment you step on board. Travelling to Cherbourg will be easy and hassle free. Start by making your booking today, it's quick and easy.

Cherbourg Routes

Cherbourg Special Offers

Spring Channel Hop: From £138 car+2 return.

Spring Channel Hop: From £138 car+2 return.
Book by 28/05/2019. Travel until 30/06/2019.
Sail with Brittany Ferries on any Channel route, up to 4 days away from £138 for a car and 2 passengers. Motorcycle and rider from £69pp return.Subject to availability and new bookings only. Travel can commence in the UK or France. Depart from Portsmouth, Plymouth or Poole and travel to Cherbourg, St Malo, Caen, Le Havre or Roscoff for a direct Channel crossing to France.

About Cherbourg

The town of Cherbourg is the second largest in the Normandy region and has always been an important naval base from the Napoleonic times. It is one of the largest artificial harbours in the world serving as a major commercial, fishing and military port.

Normandy boasts of a spectacular rugged coastline dotted with many beautiful sandy beaches. Although not the prettiest of the towns of Normandy, Cherbourg has an important historic past and a number of attractions like the Fort du Roule from the top of which there is a panoramic view of the city, Cité de la Mer (an Aquarium) , a Renaissance style Ravalet Château and many war memorials commemorating the Second World War.

Life in Cherbourg revolves around its seafaring traditions and there are many local and hypermarkets in and around the town for those who want to stock up. During the summer, various festivals are held in the Plage Verte Park and there are many good restaurants, bars and cafés at the portside and in the town itself.

Cherbourg Port

Cherbourg ferry port is situated in north-west France. Cherbourg ferry port serves as a gateway to the region of Normandy, to Paris and onwards to Belgium, Holland and Germany. Cherbourg port is on the English Channel and therefore is a very convenient port to travel to and from the UK to the continental Europe. There are a number of regular passenger services operating from here to England and Ireland, all of which can be booked through AFerry.

Cherbourg port facilities

Cherbourg ferry port has a modern terminal equipped with various facilities such as a snack shop, a bar, toilets and baby changing facilities, pay phones, Bureau de change and disabled facilities.

Car parking facilities are available in front of the terminal. Short stay parking is free and there is another secure parking near the terminal for long term parking. Allocated disabled parking spaces are also available near the ferry port.

Cheap ferries to and from Cherbourg

Brittany Ferries boats offer comfortable lounge areas, internet access and a wide range of bars and restaurants. You will also find cinemas, children's entertainment and disco clubs onboard some vessels. All this means you will never be bored aboard a Brittany Ferries ferry!

Stena Line have a choice of 3 ferry crossings per week on the Stena Horizon on the Rosslare/Cherbourg route. This is the fastest route from Ireland to France. Pets go free on this route and you'll find a great selection of cabins, bars and restaurants on board your ferry. During some months in the summer, you'll also find a band and children's entertainers.

Condor Ferries operates a modern, well-equipped fleet including conventional and fast-craft ferries. All Condor Ferries ships have a range of bars and dining areas. On their fast crafts you will find a choice of self service cafe outlets and snack bars. On their conventional ferries you will also find a sit down restaurant. You will also find shops on board their ferries and the option to choose luxury reclining seats.

Irish Ferries operate a range of fast and conventional ferries on their routes, with extensive on board facilities for your comfort and enjoyment. On board facilities include free WiFi, a brasserie, cafe, shops, bars and two cinemas.

So, book your Cherbourg ferry online today with AFerry. Simple and secure booking with great prices year round!

With AFerry, you're sure to find a cheap ferry to Cherbourg. We always have access to the latest deals and offers and there is no need to find a special page to book from or to enter a promo code. Compare and save money today with AFerry.

Getting to Cherbourg

Cherbourg offers excellent road links via the N13 to the whole of France. Cherbourg links to Brittany via the E03 (southwards towards Avranches), Caen and the Loire Valley via the E46.

The docks are a short walk from the town centre and a shuttle bus meets the conventional ferry for a 10 minute journey into the town.

There are seven trains a day to Cherbourg from Paris St Lazare. SNCF operate these trains.

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Reviews

  • 17 Apr 2019
    ALL IN ONE
    • I booked my trip with Brittany ferries because there was a great spring offer. Having lived in France for many years I have often travelled between Dover and Calais but none of those ferry services compare with Brittany ferries. From start to finish the service was impeccable from boarding to unloading and the on board staff (French) were incredibly kind and very helpful. Plus the food on board was both reasonably priced and excellent quality. From a seasoned ferry traveller, well done. I'm impressed.

      Review by CHARLES BRADSHAW

  • 07 Apr 2019
    Liaison necessary between Ferry Co. and roadworks Co.
    • A-Ferry booking worked perfectly as has always been the case. Although not a vast problem the only one was the extensive roadworks being carried out near Poole harbour and although we use the port regularly the temporary signing was between awful and non-existant. For a first-time user this would be very stressful

      Review by PHILIP STYLES

  • 06 Apr 2019
    Slow but good value
    • Painfully slow journey, with limited comfortable seating. However good value! Can not complain.

      Review by STEPHEN TURNER

  • 29 Mar 2019
    France crossing
    • smooth and on time

      Review by Anon

  • 15 Mar 2019
    Move to Portugal
    • Move to Portugal

      Review by JAMES BROWN