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Official Normandy Tourist Board website


How to get to Normandy

Useful tips and links for travellers to Normandy.

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By Air


Direct from the UK

- Birmingham to Deauville-Normandie: 3 flights a week from 23rd June to 15th September 2015

- Bournemouth to Deauville-Normandie: 4 flights a week from 18th May to 31st August 2015

- Exeter to Deauville-Normandie: 2 flights a week from 25th June to 24th September 2015

- London Southend to Caen, Carpiquet: from 3 flights a week and up to 6 flights a week in summer

- London Stansted to Deauville-Normandie: 2 flights a week on Monday and Friday from 3 April to 2 November 2015

- London City to Deauville-Normandie: 2 flights a week on Friday and Sunday from 3rd July to 30th August 2015


Other Air Routes

Direct regular flights from

- London Stansted
- East Midlands Nottingham
- Leeds Bradford
- Guernsey

Direct regular flights from
- Cork
- Dublin
- Exeter

- London, Southend
- Southampton

- Manchester

  • Paris Airports

Paris Beauvais

Direct flights from

- Manchester

- Dublin

- Shannon

Paris, Charles de Gaulle

Paris, Orly

Worldwide flights

  • Other Normandy Airports

Maupertus, Cherbourg

Saint-Aubin, Dieppe

Le Havre-Octeville

Rouen-La Vallée


By Ferry


Direct from the UK

Brittany Ferries

- Portsmouth to Le Havre: high speed sailing 15th May to 6th September 2015, four times a week

- Portsmouth to Le Havre: no frills service 4 times a week from 17th March 2015

- Portsmouth to Caen, Ouistreham: regular daily cruise ferry all year round

- Portsmouth to Cherbourg: daily high speed service from 29th April to 8th September 2015

- Portsmouth to Cherbourg: daily cruise ferry from 14th May to 8th September 2015

- Poole to Cherbourg: daily cruise ferry service from from 6th January to 8th March and then 15th May to 2nd November. High speed sailing 30th April to 14th November 2015

Condor Ferries

- Portsmouth to Cherbourg: weekly Sunday sailings from 24th May to 6th September 2015

DFDS Seaways

- Newhaven to Dieppe: regular sailings all year

>> The price comparison website aferry.co.uk has a search function to compare the available ferries from all operators at your chosen port between the UK and France.

Direct from Ireland

Stena Line

- Rosslare to Cherbourg: three return sailings every week

Irish Ferries

- Rosslare to Cherbourg: sailings three times a week starting 25th February to 16th December 2015

- Dublin to Cherbourg: weekly sailings starting 10th January to 12th December 2015

Other Ferry Routes

Brittany Ferries

- Plymouth to Roscoff: regular sailings

- Portsmouth to Saint-Malo: regular sailings

Condor Ferries

- Poole to Saint-Malo: fast ferry connecting service (requires a change of ferry in Guernsey or Jersey)

DFDS Seaways

- Dover to Dunkirk: regular crossings all year

- Dover to Calais: regular crossings all year

Irish Ferries

- Rosslare to Roscoff: service from 8th May to 3rd September 2015

P&O Ferries

- Dover to Calais: regular crossings all year

- Hull to Zeebrugge: daily night sailings in each direction


By the Channel Tunnel


Eurotunnel, le Shuttle

- Folkestone to Calais: regular departures


- London St Pancras/ Ashford/ Ebbsfleet to Calais/ Paris, Gare du Nord: regular service

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Car hire and car sharing network


- Car hire in Upper Normandy and in Lower Normandy

- Available lifts or offer a lift on blablacar.co.uk


By coach



- London to Paris: regular departures


- London to Paris: regular departures


- London to Paris: regular departures


Applying for a visa

If you're travelling from outside Europe, please have a look at this worldwide list of French embassies and consulates.