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Portsmouth - Bilbao ferry

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Portsmouth - Bilbao ferry
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From:  Portsmouth
To:  Bilbao
Distance:  1019 km (633.2 miles)
Hampshire • Spain
Error: Spain is not a county
Current Operator
Brittany Ferries
On road(s)
M275, A3, A2047, N-644
Crossings related to the M275
Crossings related to the A3
Crossings related to the A2047

The Portsmouth to Bilbao service is currently operated by Brittany Ferries, using their cruise ferry Cap Finistère. There are two cruise sailings per week in each direction on this route with additional sailings being provided by their economy services Baie de Seine.

The journey takes 24 or 32 hours to travel just over 1000km.

The service was previously operated by P&O.


British Side

Route To Notes


London, The MIDLANDS, Southampton, Brighton Signs say Out of City


Hilsea, Stamshaw


Central Southsea, City Centre


North End, Fratton

Spanish Side

Route To Notes


Bilbao, Santander
Error: N-644 (Spain) does not exist


Name IMO Operator Dates Notes
Salamanca 9867592 Brittany Ferries 2022-date The Salamanca is shared with other routes
Cap Finistère 9198927 Brittany Ferries 2011-2022 The Cap Finistère is shared with other routes
Baie de Seine 9212163 Brittany Ferries -2020 The Baie de Seine is shared with other routes
Pride of Bilbao 8414582 P&O ?-2011


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Portsmouth - Bilbao ferry
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