Plymouth to Santander ferries

(COVID-19) Due to current circumstances, we have unfortunately had to consolidate some of our services. Check our sailing updates for the most up-to-date information on our routes and sailings.

Luxury Cruise Ferry to Spain

Take Brittany Ferries' most direct route to Spain on our luxury Plymouth to Santander ferry. Crossings take just 18 hours and 30 minutes and there is a return sailing on this route once a week aboard our flagship ferry, Pont-Aven. Take your car and enjoy a relaxing start to your holiday with a day and night on board - it's the easy, convenient way to get to Spain. 

  • One sailing a week departing every Sunday
  • Return sailing every Wednesday
  • Two sailings a week from March 2021 departing on Sundays and Wednesdays 
  • Travel from Plymouth to Santander in 18 hours and 30 minutes
  • Start your holiday the moment you board with a luxury travel experience

Plymouth and Santander both have excellent road links with easy access to the motorway network for a fast journey to and from the ports. Plymouth offers plenty of local amenities and is easily reached from Wales and the West Country. Santander is a historic city and a tourist destination in its own right. It is also ideally positioned for accessing holiday destinations throughout Spain and southern France.

Sailings from Plymouth

Cruise to Santander with sailings from Plymouth departing every Sunday and returning on Wednesday from March. Enjoy a luxury onboard experience and get into the holiday spirit while you eat delicious meals in a choice of quality restaurants, visit the cinema, take a dip in the pool, explore stylish lounges and sundecks and relax in your comfortable, air-conditioned, private cabin.

Mile-saving route network

Brittany Ferries lets you sail closer to your holiday by offering a convenient range of ports and routes. Reduce your driving time in Spain with our mile-saving network and you'll spend less on petrol, tolls and other travel expenses and reach your destination faster.

  • Get access to Spain or the South of France with fast roads from Santander
  • Choose Plymouth for a convenient start from Wales, the Midlands and the West country

Use our handy guide to driving distances from Santander to select your holiday destination and plan your route. Search our portfolio of holiday accommodation that includes campsites, holiday cottages and hotels all over Spain to find your perfect holiday.