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Portsmouth to Fishbourne Car & Passenger Ferry

This crossing is approximately 45 minutes aboard our
largest ferries and connects Central and East Wight with
the mainland. There are café-bar facilities, spacious
lounges, observation decks and frequent round-the-clock
sailings all year.

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Portsmouth - Fishbourne 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. Please allow extra time if collecting tickets. The barriers to board the ferry will close for both vehicles and passengers three (3) minutes prior to sailing, to ensure prompt departure of the vessels to improve punctuality and arrival times. 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.

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Portsmouth to Fishbourne

7 April - 31 August 2014

Monday Tues - Thurs Friday Saturday Sunday
03:00 03:00* 03:00 03:00 03:00
05:00 05:00 05:00 05:00 05:00
06:00 06:00 06:00 06:00 06:00
06:30 a
06:30 06:30 07:00 07:00
07:00 07:00 07:00 07:30 08:00
07:30 b
07:30 g
07:30 i 08:00 09:00
08:00 08:00 08:00 08:30 k
09:30 m
08:30 08:30 08:30 09:00 10:00
09:00 09:00 09:00 09:30 11:00
09:30 c
09:30 g
09:30 i
10:00 11:30
10:00 10:00 10:00 10:30 k
12:00
10:30 10:30 10:30 11:00 12:30 m
11:00 11:00 11:00 11:30 13:00
11:30 c
11:30 g
11:30 i
12:00 13:30
12:00 12:00 12:00 12:30 k
14:00
12:30 c
12:30 g
12:30 i
13:00 14:30 m
13:00 13:00 13:00 13:30 15:00
13:30 13:30 h
13:30 14:00 15:30
14:00 14:00 14:00 14:30 k
16:00
14:30 c 14:30 g
14:30 i 15:00 16:30 m
15:00 15:00 15:00 15:30 17:00
15:30 15:30 h
15:30 16:00 17:30 n
16:00 16:00 16:00 17:00 18:00
16:30 d
16:30 g
16:30 i 17:30 18:30
17:00 17:00 17:00 18:00 19:00
17:30 e
17:30
17:30 19:00 20:00
18:00 18:00 18:00 19:30
21:00
19:00 18:30 g
18:30 i
20:00 23:59 
19:30 f
19:00 19:00 21:00  
20:00 19:30 g
19:30 23:59   
21:00 20:00 h
20:00    
23:59  20:30 g
20:30 j
   
  21:00 21:30 j    
  21:30 g
22:00    
  23:59  23:59     


Fishbourne to Portsmouth

7 April - 31 August 2014

Monday Tues - Thurs Friday Saturday Sunday
01:00 01:00*  01:00  01:00  01:00 
04:00 04:00 04:00 04:00 04:00
06:00 06:00 06:00 06:00 06:00
07:00 07:00 07:00 07:00 07:00
07:30 a
07:30 07:30 08:00 08:00
08:00 08:00 08:00 08:30 09:00
08:30 b
08:30 g
08:30 i 09:00 10:00
09:00 09:00 09:00 09:30 k
10:30 m
09:30 09:30 09:30 10:00 11:00
10:00 10:00 10:00 10:30 12:00
10:30 c
10:30 g
10:30 i
11:00 12:30
11:00 11:00 11:00 11:30 k
13:00
11:30 11:30 11:30 12:00 13:30 m
12:00 12:00 12:00 12:30 14:00
12:30 c
12:30 g
12:30 i 13:00 14:30
13:00 13:00 13:00 13:30 k
15:00
13:30 c
13:30 g
13:30 i
14:00 15:30 m
14:00 14:00 14:00 14:30 16:00
14:30 14:30 h
14:30 15:00 16:30
15:00 15:00 15:00 15:30 k
17:00
15:30 c
15:30 g
15:30 i
16:00 17:30 m
16:00 16:00 16:00 16:30 18:00
16:30 16:30 h
16:30 17:00 18:30 n
17:00 17:00 17:00 18:00 19:00
17:30 d
17:30 g
17:30 i
18:30 19:30
18:00 18:00 18:00 19:00 20:00
18:30 e
18:30
18:30 20:00 21:00
19:00 19:00 19:00 20:30 l
22:00
20:00 19:30 g
19:30 i 21:00  
20:30 f
20:00 20:00 22:00  
21:00 20:30 g
20:30    
22:00 21:00 h
20:50    
  21:30 g
21:30 j    
  22:00 22:30 j    
  22:30 g
23:00     


Notes:    
* Restricted passenger numbers on Tuesdays
a  Not 21 April and 5 May
b  Not 7, 14 & 28 April and 12 & 19 May
c  Not 7 & 14 April
d  Not 7, 14 & 21 April and 5 May
e  Not 28 April and 12 & 19 May
f  7, 14 & 21 April and 5 May only
g  17 April only
Not 8 & 9 April
i  18 April to 29 August only
j  2, 23 & 30 May and 18 July to 29 August only
k  24 & 31 May and 19 July to 30 August only
l  Not 26 April to 17 May and 7 June
m  Not 13 April to 18 May
n  13 April to 18 May only

Special timetable operates from 11-17 June for the Isle of Wight Festival.

Sailing times, while correct at time of publication (October 2013) 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        

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Service Status Updated 30/07/2014 

 

Portsmouth  Fishbourne

We're currently running approximately 40 minutes behind schedule - see below Twitter feed for updates

 

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”.

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