Getting Here by Ferry

Everything you need to find the best option for getting to Bigot Lakes by ferry

It’s an easy drive to Bigot Lakes on main roads from all French channel ports. No route goes near Paris, so traffic delays on the roads that you will be using are rare. Bigot Lakes welcome well-behaved dogs. P & O Ferries, Brittany Ferries and DFDS all offer the Pet Travel Scheme.

Brittany Ferries

  • Brittany Ferries
    For enquiries and information call: 0871 244 0744.

  • Portsmouth to Caen
    Daytime or overnight sailings from Portsmouth available every day. Take the overnight ferry on Friday or catch the morning sailing on Saturday. Either way you’ll be fishing well before sunset on Saturday.

  • Portsmouth to Cherbourg
    This crossing provides excellent options for passengers who want to minimise the time spent on a ferry without having to go via Dover. Sail on the fast-craft - Normandie Express and get to Cherbourg in just 3 hours.

  • Portsmouth to St Malo
    Brittany Ferries Portsmouth to St Malo crossing is a great choice for a relaxing cruise and a short, toll-free drive to Bigot Lakes. There are overnight sailings on most days, with excellent facilities, accommodation and dining.

  • Portsmouth to Le Havre
    Another option to minimise time spent on the ferry without having to travel via Dover. The high speed vessel takes just 4 hours to cross the channel.

  • Poole to Cherbourg
    Brittany Ferries' shortest crossing and the fastest conventional cruise ferry sailing to France. The Barfleur takes just just 4½ hours to reach France.

P&O Ferries

  • P&O Ferries
    For enquiries and information call: 0871 664 64 64.

  • Dover to Calais
    With a choice of crossings throughout the day, the Dover to Calais ferry crossing allows you to come and go as you please - and if you book early you'll get the lowest fares too!

  • Hull to Zeebrugge
    Take a ferry to Belgium – an excellent option if you live in the North. Avoid the UK traffic by getting a direct ferry to the continent from Hull.

DFDS Seaways

  • DFDS
    Booking and enquiries 0871 522 9955

  • Dover to Calais
    20 crossings a day. Dover to Calais in just 90 minutes. Excellent onboard facilities.

  • Newhaven to Dieppe
    Twice daily sailings all year. Day or night time crossings to suit your plans. Short 4-hour crossing. Prices include reclining seats - you can opt for a cabin for a small extra cost.

The perfect way start your carp fishing trip to France
The perfect way start your carp fishing trip to France