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London to Cherbourg

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2 suggested routes to go from London to Cherbourg by ferry, train, car, bus

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Portsmouth
Cherbourg
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Poole
Cherbourg
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How to get from London to Cherbourg?

We are suggesting 2 routes by train, bus, ferry, carpooling to plan your trip London Cherbourg. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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All modes of transport London-Cherbourg

For your trip from London (England, United Kingdom) to Cherbourg (Normandie, France) with a distance of 144 mi you will be able to take 4 modes of transport, eventually by combining carpooling, ferry, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
There is no direct crossing between London and Cherbourg, you will have to use another mean of transport (train) to combine with ferry in order to complete the sea crossing Portsmouth-Cherbourg.
You will embark at the port of Portsmouth Continental Ferry Terminal at 0.9 mi from Portsmouth aboard a ship of Condor Ferries or Brittany Ferries. The ferry will dock in the port of Cherbourg - Gare Maritime at 0.6 mi from Cherbourg. We advise you to show up at the port of Portsmouth for boarding around one or two hours before the time of departure indicated on your reservation.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from London to Cherbourg without changing trains. You can take the train London-Portsmouth and travel by ferry to get to your final destination.
Trains Mainline West of South West Trains or Southern Railways to Portsmouth leave from London Victoria railway station in London. Arrival in Portsmouth will take place at Fratton station (0.9 mi from the city centre).
Even though it is not possible to make the trip London Cherbourg only by bus, there are other means of transport (ferry) that will complete the journey London-Poole.
You will board a coach of National Express in London. The bus will drop you off at Poole bus station (0.4 mi from Poole, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at London Victoria Coach Station bus station (1.1 mi from London) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Poole.
Blablacar is the main carpooling platform in Europe where drivers having the route London-Poole will be able to share a ride with you that you will combine with a trip by ferry in order to cover the entire trip.

Which carriers to travel between London and Cherbourg?

Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride London-Poole (97.6 mi)
Ferry companies
The ships of Brittany Ferries ensure the maritime connection between the port of Portsmouth Continental Ferry Terminal and the one of Cherbourg (Cherbourg - Gare Maritime at 0.6 mi from the city)
The ferries of Condor Ferries make the crossing between Portsmouth and Cherbourg where they serve the ports of Portsmouth Continental Ferry Terminal and Cherbourg - Gare Maritime respectively 0.9 mi and 0.6 mi distant from their city centre.
Railway companies
South West Trains provides a rail connection London-Poole with the train from London Waterloo railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Poole at arrival (0.1 mi from centre)
Southern Railways transports passengers on a rail line from London to Portsmouth with the train Mainline West which leaves London Victoria station to arrive at Fratton railway station (England United Kingdom)
Bus companies
The bus company National Express operates the intercity service from the bus station of London Victoria Coach Station in London and to the one of Poole (England United Kingdom)

Stop cities from London or cities to visit near Cherbourg

When travelling from Cherbourg to London by carpooling, ferry, bus, train, you might have to change at Portsmouth located at 63 mi from London and 85 mi away from Cherbourg, Poole situated at 98 mi from London and at approximately 77 mi from Cherbourg (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Cherbourg or back to London, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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