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Ferry from Santander to Portsmouth

There are around 2 weekly sailings from Santander to Portsmouth. The Santander Portsmouth ferry is operated by Brittany Ferries. Santander Portsmouth Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Santander to Portsmouth Ferry Times

Ferries from Santander to Portsmouth typically depart from Santander at around 13:00. The average sailing time of a Portsmouth Santander ferry is approximately 29h 45m.

Santander Portsmouth Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Santander Portsmouth ferries typically range between €346* and €1264*. The average price is around €758*. The cheapest ferry prices from Santander to Portsmouth start from €104*. The average price for a foot passenger is €519*. The average price for a car ferry is €813*.

Pricing will vary by season and depend on the number of passengers, vehicle type and sailing time.

What is the distance between Santander and Portsmouth?

The distance between Santander to Portsmouth is approximately 541.0 miles (870.7km), or 470.1 nautical miles.

Is there a Santander Portsmouth car ferry?

Yes, Brittany Ferries offer a car ferry from Santander to Portsmouth. Use our Deal Finder to get live pricing for car ferries between Santander and Portsmouth.

Are foot passengers allowed on the Santander Portsmouth ferry?

Yes, foot passengers can travel on ferries from Santander to Portsmouth with Brittany Ferries.

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Santander - Portsmouth Route summary
Departure Country Spain
Destination Country UK
No. of Operators 1
Operators Brittany Ferries
Average Price 963 €*
Average Weekly Sailings 2
Average Sailing Duration 29h 45m
Fastest Sailing Duration 29h 30m
First Ferry 13:00
Last Ferry 14:00
Distance 470 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-04-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Santander to Portsmouth?

The approximate duration for ferries from Santander to Portsmouth is 29h 30m. Durations can vary by operator and season.

How much is the ferry from Santander to Portsmouth?

Santander to Portsmouth is approximately 886 €. We recommended booking in advance for the best price and availability. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Santander to Portsmouth?

There is 1 ferry operator for ferries from Santander to Portsmouth and this is
  • Brittany Ferries

How can I book ferry tickets from Santander to Portsmouth?

Book Santander to Portsmouth tickets through our deal finder, where you can view the latest prices and schedules.

Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Santander to Portsmouth?

Yes, foot passengers are allowed onboard the ferries from Santander to Portsmouth with
  • Brittany Ferries

Can you take your car on the ferry from Santander to Portsmouth?

Yes, you can travel with a car from Santander to Portsmouth with the following operators
  • Brittany Ferries

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Santander to Portsmouth?

Yes, passengers are allowed to bring their pets onboard the ferry. Please ensure you read all the information around pet travel from the operator you decide to travel with. The following operators currently allow pets on their ferries
  • Brittany Ferries

How far is Portsmouth from Santander?

Santander to Portsmouth is approximately 470 nautical miles distance apart.

Santander Guide

The Spanish city and port of Santander is the capital of the autonomous community and historical region of Cantabria on the north coast of Spain and lies to the east of Gijon and to the west of Bilbao. Popular tourist attractions in the city include the Cathedral of Santander, the lower temple (the "cripta del Cristo") was built in the 12th century on earlier Roman buildings. Its architectural style is a transition from Romanesque to Gothic. The upper church was built between the 13th and 14 the centuries.

Santander's port transports around 150,000 passengers each year to the ports of Plymouth and Portsmouth in the United Kingdom. The crossing time to Portsmouth is around 24 hours and 20 hours to Plymouth. The port has excellent road and rail facilities that provide good links with Portugal, the Spanish Costa's and other parts of Spain. Passenger facilities in the port include banks, supermarkets, a restaurant, tourist information desk and a souvenir shop.

Portsmouth Guide

Portsmouth is an English city in the county of Hampshire, lying on the English Channel coast. Leading ferry operators including Condor Ferries, Wightlink and Brittany Ferries serve the city's port from British and international locations including Le Havre, Bilbao, Cherbourg, Caen, St Malo, St Helier, St Peter Port and Ryde.

The city boasts a long, illustrious maritime history and has connections with the Royal Navy that go back centuries. It was also one of the world's greatest shipbuilding centres and constructed the first ever dry dock, in the 15th century, which is still in use today. Portsmouth is still an important base for the navy and is home to a number of historic ships including the crowning glory of Admiral Lord Nelson's flagship, HMS Victory.

The nearby suburb of Southsea is a popular destination for families and has a lovely stretch of beach, two piers and a good selection of bars, cafes, restaurants and a theme park at Clarence Pier.

Santander to Portsmouth Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 20/05/2024 and 26/05/2024

Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Brittany Ferries 13:00 18:30 29 hours 30 minutes Sun
Brittany Ferries 14:00 20:00 30 hours Mon

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