Portsmouth to Cherbourg car ferry
Choice of car ferry crossings
The Portsmouth to Cherbourg car ferry service offers a quick and convenient way to take your car and passengers to France. Reach destinations in Normandy, Brittany, the Loire and the South of France faster with easy access from Cherbourg to the efficient French motorway system.
Enjoy the comfort of driving your own car and the freedom to pack everything you need without worrying about baggage allowances. Taking your car allows the whole family to enjoy a relaxing and familiar driving experience so you start your holiday with a stress-free journey.
Weekly sailings aboard Galicia
Additional weekly sailings aboard Salamanca from April 2022
Overnight sailings so you can wake up in France
Avoid the need to carry luggage or meet baggage allowances
Fast access to the French motorway from Cherbourg
Driving in France
Self drive holidays in France are so easy and convenient with your car allowing you to access multi-centre holidays and make overnight stops on your journey. The French motorway network offers fast access to all the major holiday areas and driving your own familiar car should help ensure the journey is as stress free and comfortable as possible for all the family.
DRIVING DISTANCES FROM CHERBOURG
| To || Miles (Km) |
| Angers || 231 (371) |
| Bayeux || 58 (93) |
| Biarritz || 503 (825) |
| Bordeaux || 423 (680) |
| Brest || 264 (423) |
| La Rochelle || 278 (456) |
| Marseille || 703 (1132) |
| Mont St Michel || 107 (173) |
| Paris || 216 (354) |
| Tours || 224 (368) |
FRANCE FOR DRIVERS
Prepare for your journey with our helpful guides with tips for driving in France, and how to proceed in the unlikely event of a breakdown or accident.