About Jersey

“This is Jersey, an island shaped by the sea where some of the most astonishing tides in the world circle the coast and feed the land. An island that’s small on size, but big on personality, where country lanes open to cliff top views and the sea is never more than ten minutes away. An island of rediscovery, packed with activities to experience and explore. Begin your island escape here”

– Visit Jersey

The Island Jersey, the largest of the Channel Islands located just 14 miles from the coast of France. Despite measuring only 9 by 5 miles the Island is steeped in history, fringed by an un-spoilt coastline of cliffs and beautiful sandy beaches, and has an array of local attractions for the young and old. The Island has its own currency – the Jersey Pound – and is outside the Eurozone.

Find out more about the Island’s history, weather, accommodation, attractions and more on the official Visit Jersey Website – www.jersey.com

By Air

From London there are approx 12 flights to the Island a day, with journey times of less than an hour. Regular scheduled flights also depart from over 25 UK regional airports. What’s more, ongoing investment and development at Jersey Airport ensures your arrival is smooth and stylish.

Quick links to major carriers to the Island:

Blue Islands
British Airways

By Sea

If you wish to bring your car to the Island, fast ferry services leave from the south coast of England. Sail from Poole, Portsmouth or Weymouth with Condor Ferries and you can be in Jersey in less than 4 hours.


Travel Packages

We are pleased to endorse the below travel companies as official partners in the provision of travel packages to the Standard Chartered Jersey Marathon.


Please click on the following link to view some great travel package options http://www.jerseytravel.com/things-to-do/jersey-marathon

All packages are ABTA and ATOL protected.

The Co-operative Travelmaker

The Co-operative Travelmaker can offer all runners airline fares, sailings to Jersey and source 2* – 5* hotels plus car hire, to suit your individual requirements.

To learn more about the available travel packages for runners please contact the Business Travel department on:

Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 01534 784 320
Lines are open Monday – Friday 08:30 – 17:30

Channel Islands Direct
Please click on the following link to view some great travel and accommodation package options for those travelling from the mainland http://www.channelislandsdirect.co.uk/the_islands/jersey