Plymouth is a convenient cross-Channel ferry port for Wales and the West Country, with Cardiff just over two and a half hours drive. It is easy to reach with motorway links to the M5 providing fast access on to the Midlands and the North.
Roscoff ferry port is accessed via the D69 or N58 and the port is clearly sign-posted from all the main access routes around Roscoff.
Roscoff is a picturesque Breton fishing village with plenty to offer. Restaurants line the Old Harbour offering specialities such as mussels and traditional Breton crepes. Boat trips to the stunning ile de Batz, the spectacular botanical gardens and the century old thalassotherapy institute offering relaxing and healing therapies using seaweed and seawater are just some of the local attractions. Roscoff is also ideally situated as a gateway into Brittany and as a starting point for journeys to holidays all over France.
Discover driving distances to various holiday destinations in the table below.
La Baule, Pays de la Loire
Paris, Ile de France
Toulouse, Midi Pyrénées
Mont St Michel, Normandy
La Rochelle, Poitou Charentes
Marseille, Provence Côte d'Azur
Nantes, Pays de la Loire
Short breaks in Brittany
Go to the popular resorts of Quimper, Benodet or Concarneau on a short-break in Brittany, and explore the Pink Granite Coast. Choose a hotel close to Brittany's sandy beaches for a traditional family holiday and take your car with you so you can make trips to the regions attractions and landmarks for a holiday to remember. Search for a hotel break in Brittany...
Driving in France
Have a look at our driving in France guide for information on breathalysers, crit'air vignette environmental badge, road signs, speed limits, fuel, autoroutes, safety camera warnings as well as on-the-spot fines.