Caen ferry port, also known as Ouistreham, is situated around 15 kilometres north of Caen, in Normandy, France.
Located in the heart of La Baie de Seine, the port of Caen-Ouistreham is one of the regions busier ports and annually around one million passengers pass through its doors.
The port is positioned centrally on the northern coast of France making it a great gateway to Normandy or Brittany and like wise an ideal starting point for those heading to the South of England.
Caen itself has a long and complex history. Founded in the 11th century by William the Conqueror and 80% destroyed during the 1944 Battle of Normandy, Caen was rebuilt in the 50's and 60's and offers visitors numerous sites to take in.
Find out how to get to the ferry port by visiting our dedicated Caen ferry port page.