Cruises from Portsmouth

When departing from the UK on a cruise from Portsmouth, the new passenger terminal at Portsmouth International Port offers the modern high standards and style of an airport terminal – with none of the queues and baggage hassles of flying.

Travelling to Portsmouth by Car

Satellite Navigation System Users

For satellite navigation purposes, the postcode for the Portsmouth Passenger Terminal is PO2 8EB.

Click here to download details for getting to Portsmouth Passenger Terminal by car.

Parking at the Cruise Terminal

Pre-booking and payment of car-parking at Portsmouth Cruise Terminal is mandatory, the cost is £10.75 per night.

For further information and to book car parking, please visit or contact CPS Valet Parking on 0845 0713939.

Travelling to Portsmouth by Train

Please note that the railway station to alight at for our cruises from Portsmouth is Portsmouth Harbour Station where a courtesy transit coach will take you to the berth where your cruise ship will depart from.

Travelling to Portsmouth by Coach


We offer a range of coach services, designed to make joining your cruise from the UK easier and more convenient for those who prefer not to drive. PortLink operates dedicated coach services from the north east and north west of England to south coast ports, as well as transfers between rail and coach stations across Britain and the local cruise terminal and airport to port connections. To book just call PortLink on 01794 524031.

For further details please see our PortLink web page.

Transfers from railway stations
Portsmouth Harbour Station* - Portsmouth Cruise Terminal  Complimentary    

To book just call PortLink on 01794 524031

National Express

National Express and Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines, working together in partnership, are able to offer an exclusive deal from any of over 1,000 pick up points on the National Express network.

For guests on cruises from Dover and cruises from Southampton; or joining one of our fly-cruises from Gatwick, Heathrow or Manchester, return fares are just £37 per person from England and Wales and £45  from Scotland. In fact, travel by National Express to any of our other departure points and the same price applies*.

* For cruises from Liverpool and cruises from Newcastle; and for guests travelling from England and Wales to Greenock, National Express scheduled services operate to coach stations in Liverpool, Newcastle, Glasgow and Edinburgh.

View full details here

Travelling to Portsmouth by Air

We can offer attractive fares on a variety of airlines that operate regional flights to connect you with your cruise from the UK (includes transfers). Flight prices start from £135 per person.

As a general rule, we can only book regional flights in conjunction with cruise holidays of 7 nights or more of duration (conditions apply) and we must receive requests for regional flights at least 3 weeks prior to the departure of your cruise.

Portsmouth Hotels

SuperbreakTake advantage of special pre-cruise hotel savings for Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines guests.

Special savings apply for Fred. Olsen cruise guests for pre-cruise and post-cruise hotel breaks via our partner Superbreak.

Pre-cruise stopovers
Avoid the last-minute rush to the docks and start your cruise holiday early by booking a pre-cruise package: a night in a hotel and up to 15 days' parking. Pre-cruise breaks are available for guests departing on cruises from Southampton, Dover and Portsmouth.

Either visit
Or call Superbreak on 0871 700 4395 and quote “fred” when making your booking.

Prices are based on 2 people sharing a twin/double room (where applicable) but may be subject to change and availability.

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