FERRY ROUTES

CHOOSING YOUR ROUTE

Blue and white beach huts at Dinard's Plage de l'Ecluse © Yannick le Gal, BRTC

Beach huts at Dinard's Plage de l'Ecluse © Yannick le Gal, BRTC

Which route is right for you?

Want the most direct journey to your destination in France or Spain so you can spend less time (and money) on driving and more time enjoying your holiday? Want a fantastic choice of routes from ports in the UK that are convenient for you to get to? Want excellent restaurants, elegant bars, family fun, comfy cabins and more? Then we're sure to have the right route for you. Choose yours below and enjoy your journey.

Colourful boats at the port in Roscoff © Shutterstock

Roscoff, France

Roscoff is a charming destination for a short break by the sea. It’s also the perfect gateway into Brittany to explore a region full of picturesque countryside and stunning coastline. Head south into Pays de Loire. Choose Roscoff for:

  • Brittany

  • The Atlantic coast of the Loire

  • The Vendée

A view of the Cherbourg harbour

Cherbourg, France

Cherbourg on the Cotentin Peninsula is great for getting away from it all. With lots of dramatic coastline and rugged terrain, there’s space to enjoy the fresh air. Perfect for exploring Normandy and beyond. Choose Cherbourg for:

  • Normandy

  • Loire Valley

  • Paris

Overlooking the Guggenheim museum in Bilbao

Bilbao, northern Spain

Bilbao in Pais Vasco, or the Basque Country, is a vibrant city with lots to see and do. It’s also perfect for exploring Spain’s northern coast that is filled with beautiful medieval towns, majestic mountains and stunning beaches. Choose Bilbao for:

  • Pais Vasco

  • Cantabria

  • Castilla y Léon

Colourful boats at the port in Roscoff © Shutterstock

Cork to Roscoff, France

FERRIES TO FRANCE

Sail from Ireland to France with Brittany Ferries' on our Cork to Roscoff ferry route. With excellent access to local road networks driving to Cork and Roscoff ports is easy.

Cherbourg harbour

Rosslare to Cherbourg

FERRIES TO FRANCE

Live in Dublin? Or the north or east of Ireland? Then Rosslare to Cherbourg is the perfect way to get to France. Rosslare is just 2 hours and 15 minutes drive from Dublin.

A view down the river in the centre of Bilbao - Pais Vasco

Rosslare to Bilbao

Ferries to Spain

Live in Dublin? Or the north or east of Ireland? Then Rosslare to Bilbao is the perfect way to get to Spain with your car. Rosslare is just 2 hours and 15 minutes drive from Dublin.

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