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Portsmouth to St Malo ferries

Overnight ferries to France

The Brittany Ferries Portsmouth to St Malo ferry is a popular choice for a relaxing cruise sailing direct into Brittany. We offer overnight sailings on most days aboard our cruise ferry Bretagne, where you'll find first-rate accommodation, dining options and facilities.

Sailings depart from Portsmouth in the evening for a pleasant and relaxed overnight journey that feels like part of your holiday. Return sailings from St Malo leave France mid-morning for a comfortable cruise experience back to the UK.

  • Travel from Portsmouth to St Malo while you sleep

  • Regular overnight sailings with comfortable cabins

  • Daily sailings most of the year

Portsmouth and St Malo have excellent road links and are easily accessed by motorway for a hassle free drive to and from the ports. Portsmouth offers shopping, dining and famous naval attractions in the vicinity of the port and St Malo is a beautiful, historic city to visit - a tourist destination in its own right.

Sailing times from Portsmouth

Our overnight crossings from Portsmouth give you an early arrival in St Malo to make your time away as long as possible. Start your holiday as soon as you board with a delicious evening meal in one of our restaurants and then enjoy a restful sleep in your private cabin.

Gateway to Brittany & the West Coast

Brittany Ferries offers a range of ports and routes so you can sail closer to your holiday and reduce your drive time in France. This mile-saving network means you spend less on petrol, tolls and other travel expenses and reach your destination faster.

  • St Malo is ideally placed for fast access by road to Brittany, the Dordogne and the Atlantic coast

  • The M27 links Portsmouth to the motorway network and it takes just 2 hours to drive down from London

Plan your route and choose your destination with our useful guide to driving distances from St Malo. Explore our extensive range of holiday accommodation - with campsites, holiday cottages, gites and hotels all over France there's sure to be a holiday to suit you.