There are 4 ways to get from Bayeux to Portsmouth by car, car ferry, train or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Bayeux to Cherbourg
  2. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Portsmouth

$43 - $104

3 alternative options

Train, car ferry Brittany Ferries  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Bayeux to Cherbourg Ic
  2. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Portsmouth

$51 - $115

Train, car ferry Condor Ferries  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Bayeux to Cherbourg Ic
  2. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Portsmouth

$64 - $88

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Bayeux to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Portsmouth

$252 - $291

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bayeux to Portsmouth is to train and car ferry which costs 55€ - 75€ and takes 8 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bayeux to Portsmouth is to drive and car ferry which takes 4 h 7 min and costs 35€ - 90€.

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The distance between Bayeux and Portsmouth is 171 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Bayeux to Portsmouth, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Bayeux, Normandy, France and Portsmouth, England?

There is no direct connection from Bayeux to Portsmouth. However, you can take the drive to Cherbourg then take the car ferry to Portsmouth. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Bayeux to Portsmouth via Cherbourg in around 4 h 56 min.

Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bayeux to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$174
Website
eurotunnel.com
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Cherbourg to Portsmouth
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$30 - $40
Car
$60 - $85
Condor Ferries

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