Portsmouth to Guernsey Ferry

The Portsmouth Guernsey ferry route connects England with Guernsey. Currently there is just the 1 ferry company operating this ferry service, Condor Ferries. The crossing operates up to 6 times each week with sailing durations from around 7 hours.

Portsmouth Guernsey sailing durations and frequency may vary from season to season so we’d advise doing a live check to get the most up to date information.

Portsmouth - Guernsey Ferry Operators

Portsmouth Guernsey Average Prices

Prices shown represent the average one way price paid by our customers. The most common booking on the Portsmouth Guernsey route is a car and 2 passengers.

Portsmouth Guernsey Ferry reviews

  • "Lack of communication "

    The ferry is always great but directferries communication is not great. We found at after enquiries into why we were not docking in Guernsey that the route had been changed but you had not notified us. This was disappointing!

    'Candice Price' travelled Portsmouth Guernsey with Condor Ferries on Commodore Clipper

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  • "Trip to Guernsey "

    Great trip the ship cut throu the waves perfectly. Staff were very helpful.

    'Colin Gontier' travelled Portsmouth Guernsey with Condor Ferries on Commodore Clipper

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  • "To Sark and Back"

    We love travelling with Condor on the Commodore Clipper. It is a comfortable, gentle start and end to the holiday in Sark. We have been doing this for many years, and would not wish to change. A reclining seat to Guernsey, and a cabin for the return journey, add to the comfort. The food is good, and the service (especially from the Purser) is excellent. There is just one thing that causes us anxiety - that is, will we get to Guernsey in time to catch the 5pm boat to Sark? Usually we do, though on 2 occasions we have had to find accommodation in Guernsey for the night, as we have missed the Sark boat. Apart from the hassle, it adds expense to the holiday. On several occasions it has been a close thing. Our son and family has has the same problem. Although everyone has done their best to help it would be ideal if either the Commodore Clipper could get to Guernsey a bit sooner, or Sark Shipping leave a bit later - then the inevitable delays that occur from time to time would not be so crucial.

    'David' travelled Portsmouth Guernsey with Condor Ferries

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  • "Nice food"

    Nice friendly staff and superb food

    'Rosa' travelled Portsmouth Guernsey with Condor Ferries on Commodore Clipper

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Portsmouth Guide

Portsmouth is one of the best connected ports in the United Kingdom, serving nine different destinations across Europe with operators including Condor Ferries and Brittany Ferries. To the south of the naval base, you will find the Isle of Wight (Ryde) Passenger Ferry Terminal, while the Continental Ferry Terminal serves Le Havre in France and Bilbao in Spain. There are also daily crossings to Cherbourg, Caen and St Malo in France, St Helier in Jersey and St Peter Port in Guernsey.

Located on the south coast of England, in the county of Hampshire, Portsmouth is the UK's only island city, situated around 100 km to the south west of London and 30 km to the east of Southampton. The city's long history is inextricably linked to the sea, hosting to the oldest dry dock in the world still used today and also to famous ships such as HMS Victory, Admiral Lord Nelson's flagship; the Mary Rose, and HMS Warrior.

Guernsey Guide

The island of Guernsey lies in the English Channel and is located around 50 km to the west of the French Normandy coast. Guernsey is one of the Channel Islands and is a possession of the British Crown. Perhaps the island's biggest draw for visitors is its coast and beaches, with over 27 different bays to explore and enjoy. Some are more popular than others and the island's beautiful south coast is characterised by stunning cliffs and are best explored on foot.

The island's port is located in St Peter Port is one of the prettiest in Europe and provides a lovely backdrop when arriving at the island by sea. Ferries arriving in Guernsey depart from a number of ports on the English south coast with crossing times from 3 hours. Ferries from Portsmouth operate all year round and in all weathers whilst ferries to St Malo in France take a little more than 2 hours. Additional ferry services are put on during the busy summer months from the Normandy coast. As a foot passenger, or if travelling with your car, motorcycle or bicycle, the ferry will deliver you straight into the heart of the island's capital.