Plymouth to Santander car ferry
Cars and passengers taken on all sailings
Travel direct to Spain on our Plymouth to Santander route taking our flagship car ferry, Pont Aven, for a convenient overnight sailing taking 20 hours and 15 minutes. There are departures every Sunday and Wednesday taking cars and foot passengers to the port of Santander which is ideally situated for a fast car journey to destinations throughout Spain and the South of France. Bring your own car and enjoy easy access to the Spanish motorway network. It's so convenient and your family can enjoy a stress free, familiar driving experience with the freedom to choose your route. Pack without fear of exceeding baggage allowances, simply fill your car with all your holiday essentials!
Outward sailings on Sunday and Wednesday afternoons
Return journeys on Mondays and Thursdays
Enjoy a luxury cruise experience with 20 hours and 15 minutes on board
Pack your car with all your holiday luggage
Car ferry to Santander
When you take the car ferry to Santander you'll be sailing on our flagship luxury cruise ferry, Pont-Aven. It offers an unrivalled onboard experience with leisure facilities including a swimming pool, cinemas and shops, a choice of restaurants, serving delicious food, and a range of two and four berth en-suite cabins.
Discover more about your onboard experience with Brittany Ferries from Plymouth to Santander.
Getting around Spain by car
Take your car for the most convenient holiday in Spain with the freedom to choose your route whether you prefer a scenic, rural road or a fast motorway. Plan a multi-centre holiday, make overnight stops on route or even change your plans at short notice to make the most of your trip while you and your family enjoy a relaxed, pleasant drive in the familiar comfort of your own car.
| To || Miles (Km) |
| Alicante || 517 (832) |
| Barcelona || 443 (709) |
| Leon || 173 (279) |
| Madrid || 243 (399) |
| Salamanca || 226 (364) |
| Vigo || 314 (505) |
| Biarritz || 150 (246) |
Spain Driving Information
To ensure you are fully prepared for driving in Spain, have a look at our helpful guides on what to expect and find out what you'll need to know in the unfortunate event of an accident or breakdown.