Ferries to Isle of Wight
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Isle of Wight Ferry

Travel to the Isle of Wight by booking with Direct Ferries and enjoy everything England’s largest island has to offer from the breath-taking coastal paths to Sandham Gardens. Wight Link provides England, with 18 crossings each day to Fishbourne, Ryde, Yarmouth and Cowes. While Red Funnel and Hovertravel also offer sailings to this popular tourist destination all year round, with durations ranging anywhere from 10 minutes to 1 hour.

Top 5 Most Popular Ferry Routes to Isle of Wight

Ferry crossing to Isle of Wight

Find your perfect ferry crossing to Isle of Wight with Direct Ferries by comparing Isle of Wight ferry times and by choosing from a variety of operators that cover Isle of Wight ferry routes. Red Funnel Ferries offers a connection from Southampton to Cowes while Wight Link operates Isle of Wight ferry routes from Lymington to Yarmouth, Portsmouth to Fishbourne and Portsmouth Harbour to Ryde.

Isle of Wight car ferry

You can also travel in your car on the Isle of Wight ferry routes mentioned above, should you wish to take your vehicle on your journey.

Are dogs allowed on Isle of Wight ferry?

Dogs can go on all ferries from England to the Isle of Wight. There are dog friendly ferries available from all the routes departing from the south coast, with dedicated pet areas for them to stretch their legs while onboard. Dogs on a ferry to Isle of Wight must be accompanied by their owner at all times.

Isle of Wight ferry prices

The Isle of Wight ferry transports you quick and easy to one of the most popular destinations in England. Therefore, ferry sailings are operated all year round and offer provided by operators are available all seasons. However, we highly recommend booking your ticket in advance to get the best price for the Isle of Wight ferry. To discover ferry offers, Isle of Wight ferry times as well as Isle of Wight ferry prices you can use our Deal Finder in order to get the latest information.

Compare Isle of Wight ferry routes and book the for you most suitable cheap ferry to Isle of Wight with Direct Ferries by using our price finder.

Isle of Wight Ferry - FAQs

What is the quickest ferry to Isle of Wight?

Portsmouth to Ryde is the quickest ferry crossing to the Isle of Wight from England. This route takes approximately just 22 minutes. Wightlink operates this route with 18 daily sailings. The next quickest route is Lymington to Yarmouth, which takes approximately 45 minutes, with 15 daily sailings.

Which ferries go to Isle of Wight?

Ferries to the Isle of Wight sail from Portsmouth, Lymington and Southampton. Wightlink and Red Funnel are popular ferry operators who sail to the Isle of Wight. Most routes and operators sail at least 15 times a day so your never short of options.

What is the cheapest ferry to Isle of Wight?

The cheapest ferry to the Isle of Wight with Direct Ferries last month was £10, from Portsmouth to Fishbourne. The cheapest prices are typically during off peak times and low seasons. Compare prices Portsmouth to Fishbourne with our deal finder to find the cheapest deals.

Isle of Wight reviews

  • "Ferry crossing."

    Very good trip, polite staff, very easy would use same crossing again.

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  • "A Nice Pleasant Journey"

    A very enjoyable crossing - both ways - easy and straightforward embarkation and disembarkation and comfortable lounge. Excellent views of the coast and the island and good value for money food served on board. An entertaining experience.

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  • "Feedback"

    Good trip, efficient staff and hassle free! Thank you.

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  • "Positive feedback"

    I went to Isle of Wight with a friend with my car. With the ferry it was very easy to go there. Everything was great. The personal very punctual, polite and efficient.

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