Terms and conditions 2022

  • The ballot will be open for ticket applications from 5-19 September 2022.
  • This ballot is only available to residents of UK and the Isle of Man.
  • You can apply for tickets on as many routes as you like, as we want as many people to enjoy travelling by ferry as possible. If successful, you will only win tickets for one return sailing.
  • You must be over the age of 18 to apply for tickets.
  • Application does not guarantee tickets.
  • The ballot draw will take place on Tuesday 20 September 2022. 
  • If you are successful you will be sent an email by Wednesday 21 September 2022 asking you to confirm you wish to accept your ticket voucher by 23:59 on Sunday 25 September. If you confirm, you will be sent an email on 28 September with a link to a winner’s voucher and further details on how to book your tickets. If you do not confirm you wish to accept your ticket voucher by 23:59 on 25 September the tickets will be returned to the pot, so that they can be claimed by another applicant to enjoy.
  • Any returned tickets can be claimed by non-winner from 09:00-23:59 on Monday 26 September 2022.
  • Each winners voucher has a unique identification number and cannot be copied or transferred to another person.
  • Keep your voucher safe as it cannot be re-issued or replaced if lost or stolen.
  • The ferry operator will have your contact details to check against the voucher and may request additional identification.
  • Tickets must be booked with the ferry operator in advance, using the unique voucher ID.
  • Vouchers must be redeemed for travel between 1 October 2022 and the 30 November 2022, unless otherwise stated. Additional terms and conditions apply for travel from the individual ferry operators. Please see their offer page for full terms and conditions and travel dates.
  • Tickets won in Big Ferry Fortnight are not valid for use in conjunction with any other offer.
  • If, due to circumstances beyond a ferry operator’s control, such as severe weather, they have to cancel your sailing, the ferry operator is not obliged to offer an alternative date.
  • The voucher is non-transferable and there is no cash alternative.
  • The value of the voucher is 0.0001p.
  • Please contact the ferry operator for sailing schedules.
  • Ferry Operator specific terms and conditions apply.
  • If you have any special requirements, please inform the ferry operator when booking your sailing.
  • All information listed on the ferry operators' pages and details of their ticket offer are the responsibility of the ferry operators themselves, and they are required to check and ensure it is clear and valid. If you have any queries regarding their information, please contact the ferry operator directly.