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Portsmouth, POR to Ouistreham ferry - cost & duration

Cheapest price£32.63
Shortest Duration5h 45m
Trips per day3
Ferry lines1
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Portsmouth-Ouistreham Ferry Timetable

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by ferry from Portsmouth to Ouistreham right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most ferry companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, ferry companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much does a ferry ticket from Portsmouth to Ouistreham cost?

Looking at daily average prices in last 30 days, £32.63 was the low point for ferry fares from Portsmouth to Ouistreham. Any tickets cheaper than £32.63 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on ferry tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most ferry companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the ferry ride?

The ferry usually takes around 6 hours and 10 minutes to cover the 113 miles (182 kilometers) from Portsmouth to Ouistreham. However, the fastest ferry only takes 5 hours and 45 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the ferry. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day to travel by ferry from Portsmouth to Ouistreham?

The busiest day of the week to travel by ferry from Portsmouth to Ouistreham is on Monday. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out. On the other hand, Monday is typically when ferries are least crowded. If you’re looking for a little extra space, taking a ferry on Monday is the way to go.

When do the earliest ferry and latest ferry leave Portsmouth?

The earliest ferry leaves Portsmouth at 08:00. The latest ferry leaves Portsmouth at 22:00. To see the times for all ferries between the first and last ones, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many ferries are there each day?

There are 3 scheduled ferries that travel from Portsmouth to Ouistreham every day. Of these, 3 are direct ferries, meaning that you do not have to change ferries at any point during your trip.

What ferry companies travel from Portsmouth to Ouistreham?

There is one ferry company that operates from Portsmouth to Ouistreham. Brittany Ferries is the only company that connects the two cities by ferry. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled ferries per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.
FerryDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Brittany Ferries36h 10m£32.63

Where does the ferry leave from in Portsmouth?

Most ferries depart from the main station in Portsmouth, Portsmouth:

  • Wightlink Gunwharf Terminal

Where does the ferry arrive in Ouistreham?

All ferries from Portsmouth arrive at one main station in Ouistreham, :

  • Ferry Terminal Caen

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