Book your trip to the UK with confidence. You can easily change your booking for free up to 48 hours before your departure, with only the difference in fare to pay.
Experience ferry travel
Free amendments - If your plans change, you can easily change your booking for free up to 48 hours before your departure, with only the difference in fare to pay.
Pack everything you need - Travelling without luggage restrictions gives you the freedom and flexibility to take exactly what you need for your holiday – and that’s per person!
Grab a bargain - Save up to 40% off UK high street prices on your favourite brands, across fragrance, beauty products, top tech, gifts, confectionery, wines, spirits and tobacco.
Take your pet- Going on your holiday by sea means that you can take your car and take the whole family with you, including the family pet.
Ferry routes to the UK
If you’re travelling to the UK, you have a choice of sailings.
From Guernsey, you can sail to Poole or Portsmouth port onboard our high-speed ferry, Condor Liberation from 3 hours. Or, you can travel onboard Commodore Clipper to Portsmouth port in 12 hours and 55 minutes overnight via Jersey.
Travelling from Jersey to the UK means you can either sail to Poole port onboard Condor Voyager in just over 4 hours, or you can sail to Portsmouth port onboard Commodore Clipper in 8 hours and 55 minutes.
If you’re travelling from St Malo to the UK, you’ll take the Condor Voyager via Jersey for your crossing to Poole, giving you a total sailing duration of 6 hours and 20 minutes.
Shopping, breath-taking landscapes, moreish food.. there’s something for everyone in the UK.
Travelling to Poole from Guernsey, Jersey or St Malo will get you to England the fastest, although sailing durations to the UK vary depending on where you’re travelling from. So, be sure to check our summary below to help you with some further information. No matter which of our routes you’re travelling on to get to the UK, our onboard experience will kick off your holiday to a great start – from deliciously hot meals to finding the perfect duty free gift.
And, if your plans change, you can rest easy knowing that you can book with confidence with free amendments. You can easily change your booking for free up to 48 hours before your departure, with only the difference in fare to pay.
Plan your trip
Whether you’re travelling to the UK by ferry for during the school holidays, a shopping trip or to visit family, be sure to book your travel well in advance for our best fares. Consider travelling on a week day instead of a weekend – you might find more options to suit your budget.
Routes to UK
|Guernsey to Poole||From 3 hours||Monday and Sunday||Condor Liberation||BOOK|
|Guernsey to Portsmouth||From 4.5 hours (Liberation) 12 hours 55 minutes (Clipper)||Daily||Commodore Clipper and Condor Liberation||BOOK|
|Jersey to Poole||From 4 hours||Up to 4 times a week||Condor Voyager||BOOK|
|Jersey to Portsmouth||From 8 hours 55 minutes||Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday (Peak Season)||Commodore Clipper||BOOK|
|St Malo to Poole||From 6 hours and 20 minutes||Up to 4 times a week||Condor Voyager||BOOK|
Guernsey to Poole
- From 3 hours
- Monday and Sunday
- Condor Liberation
Guernsey to Portsmouth
- From 4.5 hours (Liberation) 12 hours 55 minutes (Clipper)
- Commodore Clipper and Condor Liberation
Jersey to Poole
- From 4 hours
- Up to 4 times a week
- Condor Voyager
Jersey to Portsmouth
- From 8 hours 55 minutes
- Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday (Peak Season)
- Commodore Clipper
St Malo to Poole
- From 6 hours and 20 minutes
- Up to 4 times a week
- Condor Voyager
About the UK
The UK holds a multitude of wonders, and there is something for the whole family to enjoy. Whether you choose to stay on the south coast to enjoy the sunshine and golden coast or decide to venture into the capital to sightsee and soak in the typical British culture, the UK has it all. The UK is a perfect destination for beach lovers, with Sandbanks in Poole being the second-largest natural harbour in the world. Build the biggest sandcastle on the beach and enter the clear blue sea before treating yourself to a classic fish and chips. For nature lovers, there is the New Forest where you’ll find New Forest ponies roaming wild and free, and the best picnic and barbeque spots among the wildlife. Browse our travel guides and find out more about what the UK has on offer for your perfect getaway.
UK travel advice
Whether you’re heading to the UK on holiday or for business, Condor Ferries can take you to Poole or Portsmouth throughout the year, with stunning sea views along the way.
Here’s all the information you’ll need on which vehicle to book, our timetables, which travel documents to take and what to do when travelling with a pet. Looking for things to do while in the UK? Head over to our UK Travel Guides.
Booking the right vehicle
Travelling to the UK by car? Be sure to check out our Vehicle Size Guide to help you book the right vehicle for your ferry trip.
Our timetables to the UK
Looking for the perfect sailing time for your trip? Take a look at our timetables where you’ll be able to see our full availability for ferries to the UK.
Travelling with pets
Looking for information on travelling to the UK with your dog? Be sure to read our guide on ferry travel with your pet for everything you need to know.
Which travel documents do I need?
Wondering whether you need a passport to travel to the UK? Have a look at our FAQ for all the information you need on which travel documents you’ll need for your trip.