Cherbourg port

Address & contact details

Quai de Normandie

Tel: 02 33 88 44 88

GPS co-ordinates:

DD (DDD.DDDDD°) 49.644577, -1.605079

DMS (DDD° MM' SS.S") 49°38'40.5"N 1°36'18.3"W

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Port parking

There is a car park situated in front of the terminal for short and long-term stays. There is no charge for parking here, but it is at the owner's risk. Part of the car park is reserved for motor homes and caravans and there is 24 hour access to toilet facilities. Secure parking is available behind the terminal for €3.60 per day.

Port facilities

  • Toilets
  • Baby changing room
  • Servicers for the disabled
  • Bar
  • Souvenir and Paper Shop
  • Bureau de change
  • Showers
  • Telephone
  • Tourist Information

Getting to Cherbourg port

By car

Take the N13 to Caen and the D901 to Cherbourg. Once in Cherbourg, it is easy to find the port, which is clearly signposted.

By taxi

Taxis can normally be found outside the terminal. If there are no taxis available, passengers are advised to contact the Brittany Ferries information desk in the terminal.

By bus

The nearest bus stop is on "Boulevard Maritime" near the cinema..

By train

Regular services operate from Cherbourg train station to Caen, Rouen, Paris St Lazare (via Caen) and Rennes (via Lison). Cherbourg train station is located in the centre of the town and is a 5 minute taxi journey from the ferry terminal.

By foot

It takes approximately 20-30 minutes to walk to the town centre and 40 minutes to the train station from the terminal.