Ferries from Roscoff to Plymouth

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Roscoff - Plymouth Ferry Schedule

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Journey Information

There is one daily ferry from Roscoff to Plymouth. Traveling by ferry from Roscoff to Plymouth usually takes around 5 hours and 50 minutes, but the fastest Brittany Ferries ferry can make the trip in 5 hours and 15 minutes.

Distance114 mi (184 km)
Shortest duration5h 15m
Cheapest price$78.03
Trips per day1
Most frequent serviceBrittany Ferries
Ferry lines1

What ferry companies travel from Roscoff to Plymouth?

There is one ferry company that operates from Roscoff to Plymouth. Brittany Ferries is the only company to provide ferry transportation at the moment. It only operates one ferry trip per day, which really narrows down the options.

FerryDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Brittany Ferries15h 51m$93.51
  • Brittany Ferries

    Brittany Ferries

    Book Brittany Ferries from Roscoff to Plymouth from $78. Typically there is one Brittany Ferries schedule per day from Roscoff to Plymouth and you can expect on average to pay for a Brittany Ferries ticket to Plymouth. In Roscoff, Brittany Ferries departs to Plymouth from Ferry Terminal . In Plymouth, Brittany Ferries arrives at Ferry Terminal .

    An average trip on Brittany Ferries from Roscoff to Plymouth takes 5 hours and 51 minutes , while the fastest available Brittany Ferries trip will get you to Plymouth in 5 hours and 15 minutes .

    On weekends, Brittany Ferries offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Plymouth.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by ferry from Roscoff to Plymouth during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our ferry partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, ferry carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the ferry or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the ferry ride from Roscoff to Plymouth?

The ferry usually takes around 5 hours and 50 minutes to cover the 114 miles (184 kilometers) from Roscoff to Plymouth. However, the fastest ferry only takes 5 hours and 15 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 Roscoff to Plymouth?

The busiest day of the week to travel by ferry from Roscoff to Plymouth 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, Tuesday is typically when ferries are least crowded. If you’re looking for a little extra space, taking a ferry on Tuesday is the way to go.

When do the earliest ferry and latest ferry leave Roscoff?

There is usually only one ferry per day from Roscoff to Plymouth. Therefore, the 9:00am ferry is both the earliest and latest ferry.

How many ferry schedules are there most days?

There is usually only one ferry per day from Roscoff to Plymouth. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct ferry, meaning that you do not have to get on a different ferry at any point during your trip.

City Information


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Located on the south coast of Devon, Plymouth is an English port city steeped in maritime heritage with a recently-revitalized waterfront. Although many seaport towns in Britain have a boastful history, none can quite match Plymouth's. It was here, just off the coast of Plymouth Port, that English naval forces defeated the Spanish Armada. Plus, one of the most famous landmarks in the city is the Mayflower Steps. These meaningful steps commemorate when the Pilgrims aboard the Mayflower set sail from Plymouth port in 1620 for the New World.

In addition to its history, Plymouth has enough modern amenities to compete as a tourist destination. With big brands and independent stores on offer, the city center is a wonderland for shoppers. Drake Circus is the town's premier shopping venue, with over 70 covered shops for the rainier days. The West End area offers more independent retailers, including the Plymouth Market, selling local crafts, foods, and much more.

Travel to Plymouth is simple. Either fly in via Exeter Airport, or catch a train from destinations like London, Liverpool, or Leeds. National Express and Megabus buses also operate routes to the city as a more affordable way to travel throughout the United Kingdom.

Station Information

Where does the ferry leave from in Roscoff?

Main departure station: Ferry Terminal

Most ferries depart from the main station in Roscoff.

All ferry stations in Roscoff:

  • Ferry Terminal

Where does the ferry arrive in Plymouth?

Main arrival station: Ferry Terminal

All ferries from Roscoff arrive at one main station in Plymouth.

All ferry stations in Plymouth:

  • Ferry Terminal

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