Cherbourg
Portsmouth
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Ferry from Cherbourg to Portsmouth

There are approximately 3 weekly sailings between Cherbourg to Portsmouth. This ferry route is operated by Brittany Ferries. Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get live pricing and availability for Cherbourg Portsmouth ferries.

Ferry times from Cherbourg to Portsmouth

Cherbourg Portsmouth ferry sailings typically depart from Cherbourg at around 12:00. The average sailing time is approximately 7h 46m.

Ferry prices from Cherbourg to Portsmouth

Cherbourg Portsmouth ferry prices typically range between $142* and $649*. The average price is typically $367*. The cheapest Cherbourg Portsmouth ferry prices start from $47*. The average price for a foot passenger is $279*. The average price for a car is $388*.

Pricing will vary depending on number of passengers, vehicle type, route and sailing times.

How far is Cherbourg to Portsmouth?

The distance between Cherbourg to Portsmouth is approximately 88.0 miles (141.6km) or 76.5 nautical miles for the mariners!

Can I travel by car on the Cherbourg Portsmouth ferry?

Yes, Brittany Ferries allow cars on board for ferries between Cherbourg and Portsmouth. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Cherbourg and Portsmouth.

Can I travel as a foot passenger from Cherbourg to Portsmouth?

Yes, foot passengers can travel with Brittany Ferries between Cherbourg and Portsmouth.

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Cherbourg - Portsmouth Route summary
Departure Country France
Destination Country UK
No. of Operators 1
Operators Brittany Ferries
Average Price $367*
Average Weekly Sailings 3
Average Sailing Duration 7h 46m
Fastest Sailing Duration 5h 0m
First Ferry 12:00
Last Ferry 23:30
Distance 76 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-07-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Cherbourg to Portsmouth?

The typical crossing time for ferries from Cherbourg to Portsmouth is approximately 5h. However, please keep in mind that sailing duration might change depending on what season you choose to travel.

How much is the ferry from Cherbourg to Portsmouth?

The average price of a ferry from Cherbourg to Portsmouth is approximately $438. However, please remember that the price of a ferry from Cherbourg to Portsmouth can differ depending on the season. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Cherbourg to Portsmouth?

There is 1 ferry operator for Cherbourg to Portsmouth and this is
  • Brittany Ferries

How can I book ferry tickets from Cherbourg to Portsmouth?

Ferries from Cherbourg to Portsmouth are available for booking through our deal finder. Please also visit our offers page to stay updated with all the latest ferry offers on this route.

Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Cherbourg to Portsmouth?

Yes, you can currently travel as a foot passenger onboard the ferries from Cherbourg to Portsmouth with
  • Brittany Ferries

Can you take your car on the ferry from Cherbourg to Portsmouth?

Yes, you can travel with a vehicle from Cherbourg to Portsmouth with the following operators
  • Brittany Ferries

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Cherbourg to Portsmouth?

Yes, passengers are allowed to bring their pets onboard this ferry service. However, you may require a pet passport and other documentation to take your furry companion with you. The following operators currently allow pets on their ferries
  • Brittany Ferries

How far is Portsmouth from Cherbourg?

Cherbourg to Portsmouth is approximately 76 nautical miles distance apart.

Cherbourg to Portsmouth Ferry Schedule

The ferry schedule for this ferry route has up to 9 ferries running per week, provided by 1 ferry operator, so there is not one single ferry timetable available here. Indeed, ferry timetables for this route can be affected by many different factors, such as seasonal changes, changes to the ferry route, changes made by the ferry operator, and other such factors, but here at Direct Ferries, we will always give you the most up-to-date information regarding ferry sailings, so you can find the best ferry at the best time for you.


How long does the Ferry to Portsmouth from Cherbourg take?

Ferry sail durations on this route can vary between 3 hours, and 4 hours and 15 minutes, and this divergence is due to various reasons, such as changes to the ferry route, changes made by the ferry operator, and external factors such as weather conditions at the time of sail. This means that all ferry sail durations that are given here are to be taken as estimates only, rather than actual durations, and be sure to check before you book, what your expected sail time will be.


Cherbourg to Portsmouth Ferry Prices

How much the ferry to Portsmouth from Cherbourg will cost is defined by many separate aspects, such as what time of year you are travelling, which ferry route you are travelling on, which ferry operator you are travelling with, how you are travelling, and so on, so there are multiple ferry fares on offer here. Instead, we recommend looking at the above graph, to see our monthly fare averages, check out our handy fare finder tool, to find the best ferry at the best price for you, and be sure to sign up to our email newsletter, to be the first to hear about our latest deals and offers.


Can I take my Car on the Ferry to Portsmouth from Cherbourg?

You are currently able to take your car with you on this ferry route.


Cherbourg to Portsmouth Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 7/8/2024 and 7/14/2024


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Brittany Ferries 12:00 17:00 5 hours Fri
Brittany Ferries 20:01 10:30 14 hours 29 minutes Thu
Brittany Ferries 23:30 08:00 8 hours 30 minutes Mon
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