There are a wide range of ferry routes available to get you and your car to France from ports situated along the south coast of England, including Dover, Portsmouth and Plymouth.
Services range from fast ferries to longer routes on very comfortable vessels where your holiday can start the moment you step aboard.
All you need to know about ferry routes and fares from the UK to France
Find out all you need to know about getting to France by ferry with our fully updated ferry guide.
Research the best routes for your ferry crossing, discover more about your chosen ferry port or read more about all the major ferry providers including P&O Ferries, Brittany Ferries, DFDS and Eurotunnel. Then find the latest cheap ferry fares using the Fare Search box on the right.
Getting to France by car is by far the most popular way to travel, so there are plenty of ferry routes and ferry companies to choose from. Go for the shortest channel from Dover to Calais for Paris or Northern France, or take the longer western channel crossings to the Brittany or Normandy ferry ports and cut your driving time if heading for southern or south west France. For the fastest crossing whatever the weather take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais.
We can also help you plan your holiday in France with a range of great value gorgeous self catering holiday rentals to choose from and plenty of free guides to read on the French regions and advice on driving in France.