Getting Here

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Guernsey is located in the English Channel, off the coast of Normandy and getting here couldn't be easier. Whether you choose to fly to the island or travel to Guernsey by ferry, regular flights and sea crossings mean you could be exploring the Bailiwick within hours of setting off from home.

Travel By Air

On a clear day, flying to Guernsey offers spectacular views across the Bailiwick.

Flights to Guernsey from London Gatwick take only 45 minutes, with those from regional airports taking upwards of 30 minutes. Regular flights operate from major UK airports all year round, as well as some seasonal services from destinations further afield.


Aurigny operates a wide range of services from Gatwick, Manchester and other regional UK airports, inter-island and Dinard airports.

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Blue Islands

Blue Islands operate regular flights between Guernsey and Southampton as well as services to London City, Bristol and Geneva via Jersey Airport.

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Travel By Ferry

St Peter Port harbour is one of the prettiest in Europe, and the island's capital provides the perfect backdrop when arriving by sea.

Ferries to Guernsey from the UK cross from Poole, taking around three hours. A traditional ferry operates in all weathers, all-year-round, from Portsmouth.  Travelling to and from St Malo, France by ferry takes a little over two hours. There are also seasonal ferries to and from Dielette, Granville and Barneville-Carteret on the Normandy coast of France. Inter-island ferry travel for island hopping day trips or longer stay is available from Guernsey to Herm, Sark, Alderney and Jersey.

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Condor Ferries

Condor Ferries provides ferry services between the Poole & Portsmouth in the UK, France and the Islands.

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Manche Iles Express

A passenger-only service operating during the summer months from Dilette, Carteret & Granville in Normandy, France

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