Colourful boats at the port in Roscoff © Shutterstock

Plymouth to Roscoff ferries

Sail to France in just 5 hrs 30 mins

Brittany Ferries' offers a direct sailing into Brittany with our Plymouth to Roscoff ferry route. Daytime sailings take 5 hrs 30 mins and an overnight crossing takes up to 11 hrs and 15 mins. There are up to two sailings per day at convenient times for a relaxed, enjoyable journey and a great start to your holiday. Two of our cruise ferries, Armorique and our flagship, Pont-Aven, make crossings on this route, both provide comfortable cabins and restaurants, shops and entertainments onboard.

  • Up to two sailings departing each day

  • Travel from Plymouth to Roscoff in just 5 hrs 30 mins

  • Convenient overnight sailings with comfortable cabins

Plymouth and Roscoff have excellent access to fast road networks so driving to and from the ports is easy. Plymouth is a historic city in Devon with plenty to offer, the picturesque Barbican area has shops, restaurants and attractions and is set on the site of the old fishing port. Roscoff is a delightful fishing village with quayside restaurants and tourist attractions including botanical gardens and a Thalassotherapy Institute where the seawater has been used for healing and relaxation for over a century.

Sailing times from Plymouth

Overnight sailings from Plymouth are available most days to give you an early arrival in Roscoff and more time in France. Or choose a day cruise and enjoy the onboard experience with a restaurant meal, shopping and entertainment.

Mile-saving route network

By offering a range of cross Channel routes Brittany Ferries allows you to sail closer to your holiday for less driving time in France. This mile-saving network reduces travel costs for petrol, tolls and en-route stops and enables you to reach your destination more quickly.

Roscoff is ideally placed for easy access to all areas of Brittany and has fast road links to the Western Loire, the Dordogne and the Atlantic coast. Plymouth is easily reached from the West Country and has good motorway links to Wales, the Midlands and the North.

Find out your driving distances from Roscoff to help plan your route and choose your holiday destination. Then use our search for holiday accommodation; you'll be spoilt for choice with our huge range of campsites, holiday cottages, gites and hotels across France.