Ferry to France
There are large number of different shipping companies offering ferry connections to France from a wide variety of different locations. The most popular ferry operators for France are Euro Tunnel, Brittany Ferries, P&O Ferries and DFDS.
There are many different ferry ticket options for you to choose from - prices can vary due to times of the year, the number of passengers, what route you are taking, and if you are bringing your car with you. We recommend using our price finder to discover the best times and prices to suit your journey.
How long are ferry sailing times to France?
Due to the number of destinations you can travel from to France, the sailing times are widely varied. One of the most popular connections, England to France, can take anywhere from 35 minutes and 11 hours.
Popular routes from the UK to France include Dover to Calais, Dover to Dunkirk and Plymouth to Roscoff.
Some of the longer journey times can be found on our connections from Algeria and Morocco, taking 23 hours and almost 40 hours to sail to France, respectively.
Which ferries travel to France?
At this moment in time, there ferry connections offering around almost 1,000 sailings per week that travel to France – from a multitude of locations, such as the ferry from Portsmouth, the ferry from Dover, and the ferry from Poole.
Travelling with pets and vehicles on the ferry to France
It is entirely possible for you to take your pets and vehicles with you on the ferry to France. However, it is important to be aware that you are responsible for making sure that your pet complies with regulations both on the ferry, and in France itself.