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Poole to Cherbourg ferries
Sail to France in just 4 ½ hours
Poole to Cherbourg is Brittany Ferries' shortest crossing making it an especially convenient choice. For our fastest conventional cruise ferry sailing to France, choose the Barfleur and reach Cherbourg in just 4½ hours.
- Poole to Cherbourg in as little as 4 ½ hours
Sailing times from Poole
Morning sailing times from Poole each day ensure that you arrive in Cherbourg early to enjoy more of your holiday in France.
Mile-saving route network
With Brittany Ferries you can start your holiday sooner. Our mile-saving route network means you'll save time and money with a shorter drive once you arrive in France.
- You'll find an uncrowded and modern road network from Cherbourg to Paris, the Loire and further south
- Make a convenient start from Poole ferry port, easily accessed from the West Country and Southern England
Use our driving distances from Cherbourg to help you plan your route and explore our range of holiday accommodation options to suit any budget or lifestyle from campsites and gites to luxury hotels - your perfect holiday starts here!