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Wight Light entered commercial service on the Lymington - Yarmouth route 25th February 2009.

Passengers benefit from a modern and comfortable lounge with cafe/bar facilities, extensive outside deck space and a lift from the car decks to the passenger lounge.


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Gross Registered Tonnage: 2546
Length: 62.00 m
Breadth: 16.02 m
Draught: 2.30 m
Speed: 11.0 knots
Engines: 4x Volvo D16MHs (6 cylinders)
Entered service: 2009
Yard: Brodogradiliste Kraljevica, Croatia
Power: 1916 kw
Propellers: 2x Voith Schneider 21 R5/135
Cars: 65
Passengers: 359
Crew: 10
IMO Number: 9446972
Call sign: 2BBX5


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Our Fleet

We have a modern and comfortable fleet of 9 ships operating on our 3 routes.

All our car ferries have comfortable lounges, sun decks and cafe-bars serving a range of drinks and snacks.

Our catamarans have comfortable lounges and even open decks from where you can watch the passing scenery, weather permitting.

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