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Guernsey Island (St Peter Port, Channel Islands)

Cruise Port schedule, live map, terminals, news

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Region
Iceland - Greenland - Faroe Islands

Local Time
2019-10-20 10:41

min: 55 °F (12 °C) / max: 57 °F (14 °C) 56°F
13.5°C
Wind: 23°/ 6.4 m/s  Gust: 6.2 m/sWind: 23°/ 6.4 m/s  Gust: 6.2 m/sMod. breeze
6.4 m/s
Min / Max Temperature57 °F / 14 °C
55 °F / 13 °C

Guernsey Island (officially "Bailiwick of Guernsey") is one of the UK (British Crown) dependencies - together with Isle of Man and Jersey Island. As such, Guernsey is independently administered and is not part of either the UK or the British Overseas Territories. Like Jersey, Guernsey is located in the English Channel, off France Normandy's coast. Part of the Bailiwick is also Herm Island.

Guernsey (Channel Islands) cruise port St Peter Port

  • Guernsey Island covers a total area of 65 km2 (25 ml2) and has population around 63,000. The capital city is Saint Peter Port, also the territory's main seaport. Saint Peter Port is visited by over 100 cruise ships annually, bringing over 100,000 passengers to the island. Town's population is around 17,000. This relatively small town features steep and narrow streets.
  • Under the Bailiwick of Guernsey jurisdiction are the island's 10 parishes also the smaller-sized Channel Islands Jethou, Lihou, Herm, plus many islets and rocks.
  • Guernsey is a self-governing parliamentary democracy under constitutional monarchy. It has its own legal, judicial and financial systems. Guernsey's Lieutenant Governor is the Queen's personal representative. Most foreign relations and defence are handled by the UK Government. However, the whole jurisdiction lies within British Isles' Common Travel Area. This means Guernsey is not a member (part) of the European Union, but has a particular relationship with it. The UK is constitutionally responsible for Guernsey's defense.
  • Guernsey is treated as part of the European Community for free trade in goods only.
  • Together with the separate jurisdictions of Sark and Alderney, it forms Bailiwick of Guernsey. Jersey and Guernsey together form the geographical grouping commonly known as "Channel Islands". These two bailiwicks are not a political or constitutional unit.

Ports and safe harbours exist at St Sampson and St Peter Port. Guernsey, with its cliff walks, seascapes, offshore islands and sandy beaches, has been a tourist destination since the Victorian days. Guernsey Island's military history has left a number of fortifications, such as Castle Cornet and Fort Grey. The island's scenery is marked by loophole towers and several German fortifications.

Guernsey Island cruise terminal

Cruise ships to Guernsey Island dock (anchor) at St Peter Port - town on the eastern coast.

Saint Peter Port (Guernsey) cruise port

In July 2016, a local architect proposed an easier way for cruise ships to berth in the St Peter Port's harbour.

new Guernsey cruise port terminal map

The plans included building a tram system, an yacht marina (with dedicated facilities), a helipad (helicopter port) and cruise terminal (with 2 berths, 2 cafes, bar and restaurant). At the proposed cruise terminal would be able to dock even the world's largest cruise ships (of the RCI's Oasis-class, with LOA length 365 m / 1198 ft). The port's expansion is based on reclaiming land from the St Peter Port's harbor.

Port Guernsey Island cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Guernsey Island, St Peter Port, Channel Islands. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

DayShipArrivalDeparture
1 July, 2019
Monday
Princess Cruises Cruises cruise lineCrown Princess07:0016:00
4 July, 2019
Thursday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise linePiano Land08:0018:00
5 July, 2019
Friday
Saga Cruises Cruises cruise lineSaga Sapphire08:0019:00
8 July, 2019
Monday
P&O Cruises Cruises cruise lineAurora
13 July, 2019
Saturday
Princess Cruises Cruises cruise lineCrown Princess07:0016:00
16 July, 2019
Tuesday
Silversea Cruises cruise lineSilver Wind08:0018:00
19 July, 2019
Friday
P&O Cruises Cruises cruise lineArcadia
20 July, 2019
Saturday
P&O Cruises Cruises cruise lineVentura
20 July, 2019
Saturday
Cruise and Maritime Voyages Cruises cruise lineCMV Columbus07:0019:00
21 July, 2019
Sunday
Saga Cruises Cruises cruise lineSpirit of Discovery08:0017:00
21 July, 2019
Sunday
Small Cruise Lines Cruises cruise linePiano Land08:0018:00
23 July, 2019
Tuesday
Cruise and Maritime Voyages Cruises cruise lineCMV Magellan07:0018:00
24 July, 2019
Wednesday
Saga Cruises Cruises cruise lineSpirit of Discovery08:0017:00
25 July, 2019
Thursday
Princess Cruises Cruises cruise lineCrown Princess07:0016:00
27 July, 2019
Saturday
P&O Cruises Cruises cruise lineVentura08:0018:00
28 July, 2019
Sunday
Royal Caribbean Cruises cruise lineBrilliance Of The Seas07:0017:00
28 July, 2019
Sunday
Azamara Cruises Cruises cruise lineAzamara Journey13:0018:00
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