Plymouth to Roscoff Ferry Crossings

Brittany Ferries provide a ferry service for taking you from Plymouth to Roscoff. During the day the crossing will take up to 6 hours, with up to 8 hours overnight, taking you from the south west of England to south west France. Brittany Ferries sail up to twice a day for this route.

Destination: Roscoff

church in Roscoff Roscoff is a charismatic, small fishing village in West Brittany, accessed by ferry from Plymouth. This seaside resort is blended in around a small bay, with little shops, bars, delightful seafood restaurants and 16th century granite houses hugging the stunning coastline and beautiful beaches.

As well as its coastline and beaches, the town's other top tourist attractions include its aquarium, exotic gardens and boat trips.

In Roscoff you'll find many elegant places to eat around the old port. You can relish the delicious French cuisine, including seafood such as nutty-flavoured mussels and traditional Breton crepes. You can find very reasonable prices around. Enjoy a drink with sea views or take a boat trip to the Ile de Batz, with its impressive lighthouse and lovely gardens.

Enjoy some Roscoff Thalassotherapy with treatment including seawater and seaweed therapies to stimulate healing and relaxation, of the Jardin Exotique, the extraordinary garden that boasts over 3,000 species of tropical plants from all over the world, with a superb view of the bay atop of it's 18-metre high rock.

Don't forget to checkout the Museum of the Onion Johnnie, setup to celebrate Britain's stereotypical image of the French; wearing stripy t-shirts and carrying onions on their bikes, after men of Roscoff sailed over to England to deliver their local goods until the 1930's.


It is approximately 15 minutes walking to the Plymouth ferry terminal from the town centre and 20 minutes walk from both the bus and train stations.

Route Summary

Average Sailing Duration: 6 hours (day), 8 hours (overnight)
Number of sailings from Plymouth: Up to 2 crossings per day
Sailing times: 07.15, 08.00, 12.30, 14.30, 15.00, 22.00, 22.30, 23.00, 23.59

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