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Day trips to France from only £23 per person

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Caen, in Normandy, is one of the oldest university towns in France. Bustling with activity, it is a vibrant and attractive city on the River Orne. Brimming with exquisite art and fashion boutiques and markets selling fine wines and fresh produce, Caen provides an indulgent shopping experience. Read more...

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Cherbourg, in Normandy, is a port town with a seafaring history second to none. One of the first places that the Titanic visited on its fateful journey and quickly liberated after the Normandy Landings. Both events are marked in museums with a brilliant Titanic exhibition in the famous Citè de la Mer. Read more...

Delightful destinations for your day trip to France

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With our special day trip offer to France you can sail from Portsmouth, Poole or Plymouth to our ports in Caen, Cherbourg, St Malo, Le Havre or Roscoff and enjoy up to 29 hours away.

Explore our beautiful port towns, go shopping for the day or simply relax and soak up the atmosphere. With options of a same day return or overnight crossings, you can take the whole day. You can even take your car on this day trip for just £29 extra.

  • Sail from either Portsmouth, Poole or Plymouth
  • Sailing to Caen, Cherbourg, St Malo, Le Havre or Roscoff
  • Same day or overnight crossings with discounted seats and cabins
  • Spend up to 29 hours in France
  • Mix and match our ferry routes
  • Take your car from as little as £29

What's more, all of our ferry routes can be mixed and matched to suit your plans so you can choose to return via a different port if you wish.

Travel dates
This day trip offer to France is valid for travel until 31st August 2014.

All sailings from the UK on Friday 23rd May & Saturday 24th May.
All sailings to/from Caen 5th - 7th June.
All Friday overnight crossings from the UK from 11th July.

Day Trip Terms and conditions
Vehicles over 6m and/ or 2.6m high, trailers and caravans are excluded. Bookings must be made at least 24 hours in advance of travel. 10% discount on the above fares for Club Voyage members. There is no Club Voyage breakfast allowance or cabin savings included with this fare. A minimum of 2 persons are required/charged with vehicle accompanied bookings excluding Motorcycles and Bicycles. Offer subject to availability. Promotional Terms and Conditions apply.

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The beautiful city of St Malo in Brittany curves out to sea on a stunning natural harbour that has created some of the best beaches on the Emerald Coast. Intra-Muros is the ancient walled town which forms the heart of St Malo with a maze of medieval streets bursting with history and culture. Read more...

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Roscoff is a picturesque fishing village on the north coast of Brittany and is an idyllic introduction to Brittany's rustic charms. 16th century granite buildings nestle against the coastline, the streets filled with restaurants, serving great food, and charming little art galleries and gift shops. Read more...

Day trip to France prices
Per passenger£23 return
Car (5m long x 1.83m high) *minimum 2 persons£29 return
Motorcycle£17 return
Bicycle£6 return
*A minimum of 2 persons are required/charged with vehicle accompanied bookings excluding motorcycles and bicycles
Onboard accommodation prices
Reclining SeatsUp to 10 JulyFree
From 11 July50% Off50% Off
Cabins*Up to 22 May50% Off50% Off
25 May - 7th June25% OffPublished Tariff
8 June - 10 July50% Off25% Off
From 11 July25% OffPublished Tariff
*(Excluding Commodore, De Luxe and Club 4+)
Day trip supplements
Vehicles over 5m long, not exceeding 6m
Vehicles over 1.83m high, not exceeding 2.6m
From the 4th April 2014 all Friday overnight crossings and Saturday morning fastcraft ex-UK departures£6 per person, £6 per vehicle