The Portsmouth to Le Havre route connects the south of England to northern France. The service is very popular with those heading to Paris due to its excellent road links. Brittany Ferries are the only company to offer a passenger and car service on the Portsmouth Le Havre route. Brittany Ferries sail once per day to in either direction with an approximate journey time of between 5 hours 30 minutes and 7 hours 30 minutes depending upon tides and the timetable.

Portsmouth terminal lies along the southern coast of the UK which is perfect for those not wishing to head to Dover. Le Havre terminal is in the Normandy region of France and is the closest port to the capital. Brittany Ferries also have the crossing on their economy service. This, therefore, makes it extremely popular with those looking to travel to France on a cheaper, no-frills ferry service.