Ferries to Portugal
Sea Travel to Portugal
Taking a car ferry from the UK to northern Spain is a leisurely travel option for getting to Portugal albeit an expensive one and there are still around a 1000km to go to by road to Lisbon, 1300km to Faro and 800km to Porto.
Brittany Ferries sail twice weekly from Plymouth (March - December) making the crossing to Santander in around 18 hours.
P & O sail from Portsmouth to Bilbao in around 30-35 hours, twice weekly from March - December.
Tickets are available direct from the ferry companies or at most travel agents and vary according to the season.
The nearest sea connections from North Africa are from Morocco to Spain and Tangier to Gibraltar.
There is also a water crossing from Spain to Portugal on a car ferry on the Rio Guadiana.
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