Couple at the Château de Caen

Portsmouth to Caen car ferry

Car ferries to Caen taking just 6 hours

The Portsmouth to Caen car ferry route is our most popular route to Northern France, with convenient day and overnight sailings. All ships take both cars and passengers and Caen is ideally placed for a fast onward journey to Normandy, Brittany, the Loire or on to the South of France.

The motorway network accessed from Caen offers efficient, stress-free driving conditions, and, by taking your own car, you and your family can enjoy a relaxing and familiar drive. Another benefit of travelling with your car is that you don't need to worry about baggage allowances, simply pack everything you think you'll need to for the holiday ahead!

  • Daily sailings with a choice of departure times

  • Pack your car without any worry about baggage allowances

  • Access the French motorway fast from Caen