Cross Channel ferries to Spain from the UK

Brittany Ferries operates the most luxurious cruise ferry to Spain from the UK with a choice of routes from Portsmouth and Plymouth to Santander and Bilbao.

Travel from England to Spain with a one or two night cruise on a luxury ferry crossing. Enjoy comfortable cabins and plenty of on board entertainment including cinemas, swimming pool and a choice of quality restaurants.

Choose the most convenient ferry to Spain with a range of departures and mix and match your routes for the crossing that best suits you.

The widest choice of ferry crossings to Spain

Portsmouth to Spain ferries

Our Portsmouth ferries to Spain carry cars and passengers to Santander and Bilbao with a choice of sailings each week and the ability to mix your ferry routes for the most convenient journey.

Portsmouth to Bilbao

Portsmouth to Santander

Plymouth to Spain ferries

Cruise to Spain in luxury on our flagship cruise ferry, Pont Aven. Taking around 20 hours from Plymouth to Santander, this route is the fastest ferry service to Spain from the UK.

Plymouth to Santander

Ireland to Spain

Cruise overnight from Ireland to Spain on board our économie service. Sailing direct from Rosslare to Bilbao, our économie ferry offers great value and is the perfect way of getting to Spain without all the hassles of flying.

Rosslare to Bilbao


Our new ship Galicia offers sumptuous comfort and modern facilities but also remains true to our heritage and values.


Ferries to Spain

Cruise ferries to Spain from Portsmouth & Plymouth

  • Sail to Spain in just 20 hours
  • Take your car to Spain
  • Mix & match your routes
Portsmouth to Bilbao Book
Portsmouth to Santander Book
Plymouth to Santander Book
See whales and dolphins

Every summer, we have ORCA Wildlife Officers on board our cruise ferries to Spain who give presentations about the amazing marine wildlife in the Bay of Biscay and are on deck to help you spot whales and dolphins. We even run whale and dolphin spotting cruises!