About Connemara

Ship information and on board services

During winter, Connemara operates our simple but comfortable no-frills économie service from Portsmouth to Le Havre, Bilbao and Santander as well as between Poole and Cherbourg up to the end of December.

For passengers travelling from Ireland,  Connemara sails between Cork and Santander in northern Spain as well as providing additional sailings between Cork and Roscoff.

Overview of Brittany Ferries économie

  • No-frills Brittany Ferries économie offers simple yet comfortable service
  • Self-service restaurant
  • Café/bar
  • Small shopping boutique
  • Public seating lounge
  • En-suite cabins

On board services and facilities are limited compared with our cruise ferries but the service is ideal for those who appreciate no-frills value when travelling to France or Spain. It is also possible to mix and match routes and sailings with our cruise ferry services to make the most of your time away.

Connemara video


Connemara is limited to having only one specially adapted cabin which can accommodate a wheelchair or a person with significantly reduced mobility. Please note there is an escalator from the vehicle deck but no lift.

Connemara capacity summary
Passengers 500
Cars 195
Cabins 120
Reserved Lounge Seats (available to and from France only) 36