There are 3 ways to get from Bournemouth to Cherbourg-Octeville by car, car ferry, train, plane or ferry

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  •  3 h 53 min

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

$41 - $101

Cheapest option

Car ferry  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Poole to Cherbourg

$38 - $91

1 alternative option

Train, fly, ferry  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Bournemouth to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Guernsey (GCI) SOU - GCI
  3. Take the ferry from St Peter Port Harbour, Guernsey to Dielette

$136 - $478

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bournemouth to Cherbourg-Octeville is to car ferry which costs £28 - £70 and takes 6 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bournemouth to Cherbourg-Octeville is to drive and car ferry which takes 3 h 53 min and costs £30 - £80.

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The distance between Bournemouth and Cherbourg-Octeville is 122 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to get from Bournemouth to Cherbourg-Octeville, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Bournemouth, England and Cherbourg-Octeville, France?

There is no direct connection from Bournemouth to Cherbourg-Octeville. However, you can take the drive to Portsmouth then take the car ferry to Cherbourg. Alternatively, Brittany Ferries operates a car ferry from Bournemouth to Cherbourg-Octeville once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $80 and the journey takes 5 h 15 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Guernsey
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Aurigny
Website
aurigny.com
Flights from Southampton to Guernsey via Alderney
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bournemouth to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $28
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$30 - $40
Car
$60 - $85
Car ferry from Poole to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$30 - $40
Car
$55 - $80
Manche Iles Express
Phone
0 825 131 050
Website
manche-iles-express.com
Ferry from St Peter Port Harbour, Guernsey to Dielette
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
manche-iles-express.com

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