There are several ways of travelling to France for your holidays:
Holiday to France with Irish Ferries which sail directly from Rosslare to Roscoff or Cherbourg on the MV Oscar Wilde (new to the route for 2008) which leaves Ireland and France on alternate days. On board facilities include two restaurants, coffee dock, a three tiered bar, play area for children, teen zone, games room, shop and cinema. Entertainment includes a nightly cabaret with singers, musicians, magicians and face painting during peak season. A good opportunity to start your family holidays in France or Spain.
Brittany Ferries is sailing directly on the luxurious M.V. Pont Aven (new 2004 ship) on the French holiday Cork-Roscoff route. Facilities on board include swimming pool with leisure bar area, restaurants, lounge bars, two cinemas, ultra stylish shopping malls, a leisure area for children and live entertainment. A good opportunity to start your family holidays in France or Spain.
If you wish, for your French holidays in Brittany, Vendée, Charente-Maritime etc., you can travel to France via England by sailing from Ireland to England. Drive to one of the numerous southern English ports and sail onwards to France. Savings can be made by choosing this option.
This entails a direct sailing in one direction combined with a landbridge option. Again savings can be made on certain dates. Because there are so many options to choose from and in order to select the one which best suits your needs, call our experienced sales staff for futher information.
Fly Drive and Charter Flights
For those who prefer to fly for their holidays to France, there are numerous options available. From Ireland to France, Ryanair, Aer Lingus and Aer Arann have a large selection of flights available, flying from Dublin, Cork, Shannon, Belfast, Galway, Waterford... to Rennes, Nantes, Paris, Lorient, Biarritz, Nice, Marseille... There are charter flights available direct from Ireland to France, please contact us for more information. We will be happy to provide you with accommodation (mobile home, apartments in France or Spain) should you avail of one of these.
Car hire can be arrange through hello France Holiday at competitive rates as we have negociated special rates with CarTrawler. Remember, in order to hire a car in France, the client must be over 21 years of age, have a full drivers license for at least one year and have a credit card in order to pay a deposit against any extra charges. Search & Book a car
If you need to travel in France during your french holidays, try one of the below links.
SNCF.com - from a city
SNCF.com - moving into the regions