Ferry to France
France ferry companies operate ferries to England, Ireland and Morocco with 48 routes to choose from. Ferry duration can range between 35 minutes and 40 hours 35 minutes depending on the route, operator and ship.
France Ferry Schedules & Timetables
There are approximately 118 daily sailings to France with popular ferry operators. P&O Ferries provide up to 11 crossings per day and DFDS Seaways provide up to 30 crossings per day, Irish Ferries provide up to 14 crossings per day and Brittany Ferries provide up to 8 crossings per day.
Ferry Timetables can change throughout the year and often increase during the high season. View our deal finder for the most up to date sailing times and availability.
Ports of France
There are 15 ports in France, popular ports include Calais, Dunkirk, Cherbourg, Nice, Caen and Marseille.
Ferry from Calais
Ferries from Calais sail 94 times a day, providing ferry connections from France to England.
Ferry from Dover to Calais
The ferry from Dover to Calais sail approximately 40 times per day with an average crossing time of 1 hour and 30 minutes. Dover to Calais ferry prices can range between £60 and £237.
Ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
Ferries from Dover to Dunkirk sail approximately 12 times per day with a crossing time of 2 hours. Dover Dunkirk ferry prices can range between £90 and £248.
Ferry from Portsmouth to France
There are a total of 4 ferry routes between Portsmouth and France. The fastest route is Portsmouth to Cherbourg in approximately 3 hours with 3 weekly sailings. Alternatively, there is the Portsmouth to Caen ferry, which takes approximately 5 hours and 45 minutes with 19 sailings per week.
Cheap Ferries to France
France ferry prices can range between £60 and £1,415. Ferry cost can vary by operator, season, and route. View our special offers page for the latest ferry offers and discounts.
All ferry prices subject to change, pricing representative of searches over last 30 days.
Ferry to France from UK?
Yes, you can take a ferry from UK to France from the following ports: Dover, Portsmouth, Plymouth, Newhaven and Poole. Ferries to France from UK are available for booking all year round.
Eurotunnel Folkestone to Calais
The fastest crossing into France is from Folkstone to Calais via the Eurotunnel Le Shuttle, which takes approximately 35 minutes. Alternatively, there are a number of cheap ferries to France with garage space onboard for your car.
Dover to France Ferry Time
The earliest ferry from Dover to France leaves at 00:10 and arrives in Calais at around 01:40. The latest ferry leaves at 23:59 and arrives in Dunkirk at around 02:00. These times can vary depending on the season in which you travel.
Overnight Ferry France
Yes, there are ferries to France which operate overnight including Dover to Calais, Plymouth to Roscoff, Portsmouth to Cherbourg and Dover to Dunkirk.
Brittany Ferries to France
Choose between a number of daytime and overnight sailings to France. There are a wide range of facilities onboard suitable for all age groups onboard Brittany Ferries. Most ships are equipped with restaurants, TV lounges, children’s playrooms and duty-free shops. This can vary depending on what vessel you sail to book with.