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Ferry from Plymouth to Roscoff



Route: Ferry from Plymouth (Southwest England) to Roscoff (Brittany)
Journey time: From 6 hours
Journey highlights:

As you speed from Plymouth to the rocky coast of Brittany, you'll enjoy the high standards that Brittany Ferries are known for - not content to offer delicious food at a variety of dining venues, they also offer a huge range of facilities and on board entertainment: Their flagship, the Pont Aven, even has a swimming pool!

The pretty town of Roscoff is a gateway to the rugged coast of Finistère, the extreme west of France. Roscoff itself is a charming place with many traditional crêperies, as well as beautiful jardins exotiques (exotic gardens) - find out more on the official Roscoff tourist website. As you would expect from a region reliant on the sea in a country of gourmands, Finistère offers delectable seafood for tourists to enjoy.



Sample itinerary: Cruise overnight on the 2300 from Plymouth and you'll arrive in Roscoff at 0800 the following morning.
Price: From £27 each way
Book your ferry ticket from Plymouth to Roscoff
How to travel to the port:

The easiest way for foot passengers to reach the port is to take the train to Plymouth, which is about a 20-minute walk to the ferry terminal, or five minutes in a taxi. 

There is a good rail service from major centres in the UK to Plymouth train station.

Plymouth Port facilities: Baby changing, bureau de change, café, disabled access.

Transfer time: Allow 45 minutes
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The Ferry Crossing:

Plymouth to Roscoff

Sailings vary throughout the year, but typically ferries depart Plymouth at 0800 (arriving in Roscoff at 1500 French time), and 2200/2300 (arriving Roscoff at 0700/0800 French time).

Frequency of service: Up to 2 sailings per day

Brittany Ferries

Journey time: From 6 hours
Onward travel from the port:

Bienvenue à Roscoff

From Roscoff Ferry Terminal it is around a mile (15 minute walk or quick taxi ride) to the Gare (station), where you can take regular trains to Morlaix. At Morlaix you can connect for services to Paris and destinations across the country.


Your route to Roscoff (Brittany)

The lines on the map are for illustrative purposes only - they don't show the exact route taken by the ferry.