There are 7 ways to get from Cherbourg-Octeville to London by car ferry, car, train, bus, car train, ferry or plane

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

Car ferry, drive  •  4 h 26 min

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

$47 - $106

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Cherbourg-Octeville to Caen Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Caen to London Ouibus

$35 - $52

5 alternative options

Car ferry, train  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Poole
  2. Take the train from Poole to London Waterloo

$68 - $136

Car ferry, bus  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Poole
  2. Take the bus from POOLE, Dorset to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express / ...

$68 - $128

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Cherbourg-Octeville to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London

$247 - $283

Ferry to Guernsey, fly  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the ferry from Dielette to St Peter Port Harbour, Guernsey
  2. Fly from Guernsey (GCI) to London Gatwick (LGW) GCI - LGW

$144 - $311

Bus, ferry to Jersey, fly  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Cherbourg-Octeville Autogare to Barneville-Carteret Mairie
  2. Take the ferry from Barneville-Carteret to St Helier, Jersey
  3. Fly from Jersey (JER) to London Gatwick (LGW) JER - LGW

$66 - $208

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cherbourg-Octeville to London is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 12 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cherbourg-Octeville to London is to car ferry and drive which costs 40€ - 95€ and takes 4 h 26 min.

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The distance between Cherbourg-Octeville and London is 233 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Cherbourg-Octeville to London, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cherbourg-Octeville to London. However, there are services departing from Cherbourg-Octeville and arriving at London via Caen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 15 min.

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

You can take a bus from Cherbourg-Octeville to London via Caen in around 12 h 15 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Jersey to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Jersey to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Aurigny
Website
aurigny.com
Flights from Guernsey to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Train operators
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Cherbourg-Octeville to Caen
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Caen to London
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Ouibus
Transports de Manche
Phone
02 33 055 550
Website
manche.fr
Bus from Cherbourg-Octeville Autogare to Barneville-Carteret Mairie
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
manche.fr
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
$55 - $85
Car ferry from Cherbourg to Poole
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 Dielette to St Peter Port Harbour, Guernsey
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
manche-iles-express.com
Ferry from Barneville-Carteret to St Helier, Jersey
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
manche-iles-express.com

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