Search the site

Lymington - Yarmouth Car & Passenger Ferry

The shortest and fastest vehicle route to the Isle of Wight is between Lymington, in the New Forest and Yarmouth in West Wight. This 40 minute route is served by three new ferries. You can sit back in the lounges, with bar and café facilities, or relax on the observation decks as you cruise the most picturesque route to the IOW.

Book Now 

Lymington - Yarmouth Car Ferry Timetable

Please note: passengers with vehicles are requested to arrive at the terminal at least 30 minutes, but not more than one hour before the scheduled departure time and foot passengers 15 minutes before they sail. Foot passengers should allow 15 minutes for connections between trains and ferries, please allow extra time if collecting tickets. Sailing times, while correct at time of publication, are subject to alteration. For operating reasons ships may sail a little before or after advertised times. E&OE

For Travel Updates visit the 'Travel Updates' section on this website.

book

Lymington to Yarmouth 

5 May - 19 December 2014

Monday - Friday Saturday Sunday
05:35   05:35   05:35  
06:40   06:40   07:15  
07:45   07:40   09:15  
08:45   08:40   09:35 g
10:00   10:00   10:15  
10:20 a 10:20 e 11:15  
11:00   11:00   12:15  
12:00   12:00   12:35 g
13:00 b 13:00   13:15  
13:20 a 13:20 e 14:15  
14:00   14:00   15:15  
15:00   15:00   15:35 g
16:00   16:00   16:15  
16:20 a 16:20 e 17:15  
17:00   17:00   18:15  
18:00   18:00 e 19:15  
19:05   19:05   20:45  
20:05 c 20:05 f    
21:05   21:05      
22:05 d 22:05 d    
Yarmouth to Lymington 

5 May - 19 December 2014

Monday - Friday Saturday Sunday
06:25   06:25   06:25  
07:50   07:45   08:20  
08:50   08:45   10:20  
10:05   10:05   10:50 g
11:05   11:05   11:20  
11:40 a 11:40 e 12:20  
12:05   12:05   13:20  
13:05   13:05   13:50 g
14:05 b 14:05   14:20  
14:40 a 14:40 e 15:20  
15:05   15:05   16:20  
16:05   16:05   16:50 g
17:05   17:05   17:20  
17:40 a 17:40 e 18:20  
18:05   18:05   19:20  
19:10   19:10 e 20:30  
20:10   20:10   21:30  
21:10 c 21:10 f    
21:50   21:50      
22:50 d 22:50 d    

Notes

a 23 May to 22 September and 26 September
b Mondays and Fridays plus every weekday 5 May to 22 September and 24 October to 3 November
c Fridays plus 22 May, 11, 12 & 16 June and 3, 4 & 8 September
d 2, 23, 24, 30 & 31 May, 12 & 13 June, 25 & 26 July, 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29 & 30 August and 4 & 5 September
e 24 May to 20 September
f 24 & 31 May and 26 July to 30 August
g 25 May to 7 September
 

Sailing times, while correct at time of publication (May 2014) are subject to alteration. For operating reasons ships may sail a little before or after advertised times. Telephone 0333 999 7333, Email bookings@wightlink.co.uk E&OE 

Crossing time approximately 40 minutes. Check-in is 30 minutes prior to sailing time and no more than 1 hour

For Travel Updates & bookings visit www.wightlink.co.uk/updates

Printable PDF version
Service Status Updated 28/07/2014 

 

Portsmouth  Fishbourne

Please see below the revised timetable running between 25-28 July

 

Portsmouth – Ryde Catamaran 

All services are running to advertised timetables

 

Lymington – Yarmouth 

All services are running to advertised timetables

 

St Helen comes back into limited service - Friday 25 July

Wightlink will today bring St Helen back into limited service.  The company has been co-operating with the Marine Accident Investigation Branch and Maritime Coastguard Agency investigations since the incident involving St Helen on the evening of Friday 18 July.  Wightlink is also conducting its own investigation.

Following consultation and with full approval of the authorities, from today St Helen will be used to support the revised timetable which Wightlink is running on its Portsmouth to Fishbourne route.  The mezzanine decks will not be used.

Chief Operating Officer John Burrows explains

“The safety of our customers is always our priority at Wightlink.  Bringing the St Helen back into limited service, with her mezzanine decks safely secured out of use, will help us to get as many people to and from the Isle of Wight as possible.  All of our ships undergo regular, planned maintenance and, even though St Helen’s mezzanine deck is of a different design to our other vessels, we have taken the precaution of having all our mezzanine decks independently inspected and we will continue to check them daily”.

 

Portsmouth – Fishbourne – 25/26/27/28 July 2014 

 

We’ve had to make some changes to our Portsmouth–Fishbourne car ferry service this coming weekend (25/26/27/28 July). This is due to carrying out a thorough investigation of the problem with St Helen’s mezzanine deck. We will continue to provide a frequent service and are running nine additional return sailings whilst we await the return of St Helen.Please check in 30 minutes before your booked sailing. Affected customers are being prioritised on the next available departure. We’d like to take this opportunity to apologise for the inconvenience caused by the unavoidable changes. 

The timetable will be:


Monday 28th July 2014
From Portsmouth From Fishbourne
  0100
0300 0400
0500 0600
0600 0700
0630 0730
0700 0800
0800 0900
0830 0930
0900 1000
1000 1100
1030 1130
1100 1200
1200 1300
1230 1330
1300 1400
1400 1500
1430 1530
1500 1600
1600 1700
1630 1730
1700 1800
1800 1900
1830 - additional sailing 1930 - additional sailing
1900 2000
2000 2100
2030 - additional sailing 2130 - additional sailing
2100 2200
2359

 



Secondary Navigation
Routes & Destinations
Portsmouth - Fishbourne Ferry
Lymington - Yarmouth Ferry
Portsmouth - Ryde Catamaran
Tickets & Prices
Travel Updates
How to get to us
Coach & Rail through travel
Ferry Disruption and Compensation

Book online

Journey type
Method of transport


E-News Signup

Sign up here for our latest news and special offers

Website version

You are receiving the Mainland UK version of this website. You can change your preference to our Isle of Wight version.

Keep up-to-date

with our latest events, news and competitions by logging on to Facebook or Twitter.

Facebook Twitter