The adventure starts here

Discover more about the amazing destinations and experiences that travelling by ferry can offer you in and around the British Isles. Be inspired with ideas, tips and recommendations for holidays.



There are more than 75 destinations you can reach by ferry from and around the UK, ranging from inspiring cities such as Amsterdam, Dublin and Bilbao to the wild beauty of the Scottish Isles and the Isles of Scilly.

News and views

The latest news from Discover Ferries and the UK’s ferry operators.

June Blogger of the Month – Kirstie Pelling

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Discover Ferries is delighted to announce the ‘Blogger of the Month’ for June as Kirstie Pelling. Kirstie Pelling, along with her husband Stuart run The Family Adventure Project. Together they…

Brittany Ferries names new ships Galicia and Salamanca

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Galicia and Salamanca will be the names of Brittany Ferries new ships arriving in 2021 and 2022 respectively.  The names were chosen following a competition among Brittany Ferries’ staff and…

Brittany Ferries invests in two new cruise-ferries for long haul Spanish routes

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Brittany Ferries has today confirmed the charter of two brand new cruise-ferries to serve its long-haul UK to Spain routes. Both ships will be built at the Avic International Weihai…

Travelling by ferry

Ferry travel is the perfect, stress-free way to start your holiday, offering unrivalled flexibility and convenience at a low cost.