France: Getting across the Channel

Wanting to get your car across the channel for your holidays in France or holidays in Spain?


Here is a summary of all the different ways you can get across the channel with your vehicle.

Eurotunnel www.eurotunnel.co.uk - has return crossings from £99 (car and passengers) and will have offers running from time to time, so check the usual places.

Brittany Ferries www.brittany-ferries.com, crossing from Portsmouth, Poole, Plymouth & Cork across to Normandy and Brittany, perfect for camping trips to the Atlantic Coast of France.

P&O Ferries www.poferries.com, Dover to Calais ferry crossings. At least one ferry every hour departs Dover.

Norfolk Line & DFDS www.norfolkline.com or www.dfds.com, Dover to Dunkirk and Dover to Calais.

LD Lines www.ldlines.co.uk, Dover to Dunkirk and Dover to Calais, Newhaven to Dieppe and Portsmouth to Le Havre

Condor Ferries www.condorferries.co.uk, Portsmouth and Poole to Cherbourg and St Malo (via the Channel Islands)

Use this link if you are looking for great driving routes through France