Getting Here

Getting Here

The ferry crossing via Dover-Calais is included in all our tour prices. This route is the shortest and quickest way to get to continental Europe by ferry (just 90 minutes). This page focuses on supplying travel information between the Port of Calais and Boppard.

If however, you wish to travel via different cross channel routes we will of course be happy to make these arrangements (extra charges may apply). Once your booking is confirmed we will supply you with a route plan from your chosen port of arrival.

For groups travelling together we can also offer to escort you from Calais, or other ports of arrival, to your destination in Boppard (at an additional cost). Contact us for details.

The information listed below also includes a useful guide to travelling abroad and riding in Germany.

Bend After Bend

Bikes Galore

Koblenz by Night

Rhine Valley

The total distance from the Port of Calais to your hotel in Boppard is approximately 320 miles. Our route plan has been ridden many times and is easy to follow. You will be travelling on motorways until you come within a few miles of your destination. This means your journey time will normally be around 4½ hours.

For printable travel directions (Word Format) please click here.

When your booking is confirmed we will send you the name and address off our hotel in Boppard, plus a street map showing the hotel’s exact location.

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You will also find a useful route planner at You can select destinations from all over Europe and print directions and maps free of charge.

European road maps can also be purchased in the UK or on board your ferry.

For a printable guide to travelling abroad with your motorcycle and riding in Germany (Word Format) please click here.