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Condor Ferries Duty Free Isle of Man Steam Packet

Sea Travel - Channel Islands

Sea travel has never been easier than with Condor Ferries with the opportunity to take your own car and avoid restrictions on luggage. This is particularly beneficial if you are travelling with children or opting for a self-catering holiday.

On both vessels there is a choice of dining areas and bars; maybe stretch your legs and take a leisurely stroll on deck or explore the duty free shop which is packed with great deals on big brand favourites including wine, spirits, tobacco and fragrances.

For children travelling on the fast ferry, The Shipmates Kids Zone is a colourful room where children can sit back and watch the latest movies.

Traditional ferry from Portsmouth
Standard seating is not allocated on the traditional ferry from Portsmouth; however there is upgraded seating or cabins available on the ship which can be pre-booked at a supplement.

Crossing times
Portsmouth to Guernsey - 6hrs 30 mins
Portsmouth to Jersey - 10hrs 30 mins

Reclining seats: Can be booked in advance, or, subject to availability, you can upgrade on board.

Club class seats: Enjoy steward service in a private lounge with complimentary refreshments.

Cabins: Comfortable cabins are available on the traditional ferry, either inside or outside. There are 2, 3 or 4 berth cabins available, all offering en suite facilities. Superior cabins are also available, which are forward facing with larger windows and include a complimentary bowl of fruit, bottle of water and additional linen and pillows.

Traditional ferry supplements

Reclining seats - from £8.95
Club class seats - from £18.95
Inside cabin - night sailing from £109.95
Outside cabin - night sailing from £119.95
Superior cabin - night sailing from £129.95


All prices shown are one way and for low season. Reclining seats and cabins can be pre-booked on the day sailings. Please ask for prices.


Fast ferry from Poole
Comfortable guaranteed ocean traveller pre-assigned seating is included in the prices shown for all fast ferry sailings from Poole. To enhance your sailing consider an upgrade to ocean plus or ocean club seats.

Crossing times
Poole to Guernsey 3 hours Poole to Jersey 4hrs 30 mins

Ocean Plus: These super comfortable seats, situated in the spacious Horizon lounge at the front of the ship, offer panoramic views. Seats are either situated around tables or are reclining with a tray table. All have access to a power supply for charging devices on the move.The lounge is key card entry and has it's own exclusive bar.

Ocean Club: Set sail in sumptuous surroundings, in a private lounge with reclining leather seats and tables. Enjoy at seat steward service along with a selection of tea and coffee throughout the journey.The exclusive Ocean Club Lounge also provides at seat power supply for the entire journey.

Fast ferry supplements

Ocean Plus seats from £8.95 (one way)
Ocean Club class seats from £19.95 (one way)

All prices shown are one way and for low season.

Travelling by sea with your car


Take your own car by sea Jersey Guernsey
2 Ad 2 Ad 1 Ch 2 Ad 2 Ch 2 Ad 2 Ad 1 Ch 2 Ad 2 Ch
01 Sep 17- 31 Oct 17 Mon-Wed 5 28 51 -59 -36 -13
Thurs & Sun 18 41 64 -46 -23 0
Fri & Sat 44 67 90 -21 3 26
01 Nov 17-23 Mar 18 Any 41 64 87 -74 -51 -28
24 Mar 18-24 May 18 Sun - Thur 14 56 99 -101 -59 -17
Fri & Sat 27 69 112 -88 -46 -4
25 May 18-19 Jul 18 Tue - Thur 8 55 103 -56 -9 38
Mon & Sun 18 65 113 -46 1 49
Fri 33 81 128 -31 17 64
Sat 114 168 222 50 104 158
20 Jul 18-04 Sep 18 Tue - Thur 69 117 164 5 53 100
Mon & Sun 92 140 187 28 76 123
Fri 121 168 215 56 104 151
Sat 236 290 344 172 226 279
05 Sep 18-15 Sep 18 Tue - Thur 8 55 103 -56 -9 38
Mon & Sun 18 65 113 -46 1 49
Fri 33 81 128 -31 17 64
Sat 114 168 222 50 104 158
16 Sep 18-31 Oct 18 Sun-Thur -37 5 47 -101 -59 -17
Fri & Sat -24 18 60 -88 -46 -4
01-Nov-18 Any 15 56 97 -100 -59 -18

Supplements/reductions shown below include return travel on the fast ferry from Poole and are dependent on party size, with a standard car up to 1.85m high and 5m long. Discounts apply for Traditional Ferry (please ask for details).

Sea Travel - Isle of Man

You can travel from Liverpool or Heysham on the high speed sea cat service, which has a journey time of 2hours 30 mins. Alternatively the ferry is a more leisurely 4 hour crossing.

• Bring your own car
• Journey time as little as 2hrs 30 minutes
• Up to 4 sailings a day

Prices in the brochure are based on foot passenger travel from Liverpool or Heysham on either the traditional ferry or the fast ferry.

Crossing times
Traditional ferry Liverpool/Heysham - 4hrs
Fast ferry Liverpool/Heysham - 2hrs 30 mins


Taking your own car by sea

Take your own car by sea
01 Sep-30 Sep 17 £115
01 Oct 17-31 Mar 18 £39
01 Apr-10 Jun 18 £85
01 Jul-30 Sep 18 £115
01 Oct-20 Dec 18 £39

If you wish to take your own car by sea, use the supplements below as a guide to what you might pay for your car. The actual price will be advised at time of booking dependent on vehicle type and duration of stay.

Sea Travel - Isle of Wight

If you wish to take your own car you can travel from Portsmouth, Lymington or Southampton, if you are travelling as a foot passenger only you can travel on the high speed catamaran from Portsmouth or Southampton.

Wightlink crossing times
Portsmouth to Fishbourne Car on the traditional ferry - 40 mins
Lymington to Yarmouth Car on the traditional ferry - 45 mins
Portsmouth to Ryde Passengers on the catamaran - 22 mins

Red Funnel crossing times
Southampton to East Cowes Car on the traditional ferry - 55 mins
Southampton to West Cowes Passengers on the catamaran - 23 mins

Facilities you will find on board the car ferries are:
• Spacious lounges with comfortable seating
• Panoramic windows
• café and bar
• games area
• large sundecks

There are no additional facilities on board the catamaran service due to the journey time.

Sea Travel - Isles of Scilly

The Scillonian: passenger service operates between penzance and St Mary and takes around 2 hours 45 mins, giving you a unique perspective of some of Cornwall's most iconic coastline.

Facilities you will find on board
• reclining seats
• bar
• buffet facilities
• open air deck seating.

Crossing times
Penzance to St Mary - 2hrs 45 mins

In March and October sailings only operate on a Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.

Between April and September sailings operate on a Monday to Saturday (no Sunday sailings).

Between November and February the Scillonian does not operate.