French Connections

The Ferry from Portsmouth to Caen is the most popular route provided by Brittany Ferries, largely because of the conveniently placed ports with excellent road links on either side of the Channel.

There are three different ferries that operate on this route, two of which are leisurely 6 or 7 hour crossings. There is also a high speed alternative which can get you to France in just 3 ¾ hours.

There are cabins available on overnight ferry crossings and the ferries are well equipped with shops, restaurant and leisure and entertainment facilities to keep you occupied during your crossing.

View the useful links below to check real time prices, availability and book ferries from Portsmouth to Caen, or see the bottom of the page for alternatives to the Portsmouth to Caen ferry route.

Also, see our free guides to find out more about what to do in Portsmouth and Caen.