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Foot Passengers
26 November 2013 - 31 December 2014
  • Day Return; return up to 04:30 hours next day  
  • Standard Return; valid 90 days  
  • Evening Flyer; valid for outward journey after 1600 and return up to 04:30 next day.
  • Buy your tickets in advance online or get them on the day at the ticket office.


Portsmouth to Fishbourne & Lymington to Yarmouth 

  Day Return Period Return Single   Evening Flyer**
Adult £13.80 £18.80 £9.40 £7.90
Child* (5-15) £6.90 £9.40 £4.70 £3.96
Senior Citizen*  £10.40
£14.20 £7.10 £6.00
Student*  £11.80
£15.80 £7.90 £6.80

Portsmouth Harbour to Ryde Pier Head

Prices from Day Return Period Return Single   Evening Flyer**
Adult £17.20 £23.60 £11.80 £7.90
Child*  £8.60 £11.80 £5.90 £3.96
Senior Citizen*  £12.90  £17.80 £8.90 £6.00
Student*  £12.90 £16.00 
£8.00 £6.80


Fishbourne to Portsmouth & Yarmouth to Lymington

  Day Return Period Return Single   Evening Flyer**
Adult £13.30 £18.80 £9.40 £7.90
Child* £6.66 £9.40 £4.70 £3.96
Senior Citizen*  £10.00
£14.20 £7.10 £6.00
Student*  £11.30 
£15.80 £7.90 £6.80

Ryde Pier Head to Portsmouth Harbour

Prices from Day Return Period Return Single   Evening Flyer**
Adult  £13.30 £23.60 £11.80 £7.90
Child*   £6.66 £11.80 £5.90 £3.96
Senior Citizen*  £10.00
£17.80 £8.90 £6.00
Student*  £10.00 £16.00
£8.00 £6.80

*Child - Ages 5-15 inclusive. Under 5s travel free but require a ticket. Senior Citizens (60+) must produce proof of age (e.g. Bus Pass) at ticket office and on request. Students must produce a valid NUS/UCAS/valid UK/IOW College Student card at ticket office and on request.  Please note: these discounts cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or promotion (i.e: 2 for 1 offers).

**Evening Flyer is only available for purchase at a Wightlink ticket office or online using the promotional code: "FOEV"

Foot passenger Multilink Passes

26th November - 31st December 2014

Valid 12 months from date of issue or top-up 10 singles 20 singles 40 singles 60 singles
Adult Passenger Multilink Pass £ 57.80 £110.00 £ 201.60 £274.80
Child Passenger Multilink Pass £ 28.80 £ 55.20 £ 101.60 £138.00
Student Passenger Multilink Pass £ 49.40 £ 93.60 £ 172.00 £ 234.00

To apply for your pass please visit any Wightlink ticket office with photo ID and a passport photo for your Wightlink ID card.

Please click here to read more about Multilink Passes

All in Ferry/Bus/Train Fares

We’ve got a number of offers for foot passengers to and from the Isle of Wight...

Wight Rover: Day return ferry travel from Portsmouth to Ryde or Lymington to Come Walking with Dinosaurs this summer on the IOWYarmouth and unlimited travel for the day on Southern Vectis buses.

Steam Liner: Allows return passenger catamaran crossings and unlimited travel on Island Line trains and the IOW Steam Railway.

Island Express Day return catamaran travel on our Portsmouth to Ryde route and unlimited travel for the day on Island Line Trains. Island Line Trains serves the Island towns of Ryde, Brading, Sandown, Lake and Shanklin.

Find out about the current Island Line Trains Timetable and Island Line Station Information on Island Line Trains website.

These tickets can only be purchased on the day of travel at the ticket office. Advance reservation is not necessary.

1 April 2013 - 30 April 2014

  Adult Senior Citizen  Child*
Wight Rover from Portsmouth Harbour

Combined travel on catamaran and unlimited travel on Southern Vectis buses.
Includes train from Ryde Pier Head to Esplanade only

NEW - Includes Island Coaster service, which follows the Dinosaur Trail

£22.00 - £11.00
Wight Rover from Lymington

Combined ferry travel and unlimited travel on Southern Vectis buses

NEW - Includes Island Coaster service, which follows the Dinosaur Trail

£20.00 - £10.00
Steam Liner - full day Combined day return catamaran travel and unlimited travel on Island Line trains and IOW Steam Railway** £24.00 -
Island Express Combined day return catamaran and unlimited day rover travel on Island Line £17.00 £16.00 £8.50

* Child 5-15yrs inclusive.

** Supplements apply during special Steam Railway events. Please click here for event details.

In the event that you purchase a ticket from us for, or to the extent your journey incorporates, travel on another mode of transport, such travel will be subject to the regulations and conditions of carriage of the carrier or carriers involved. Wightlink Limited shall issue any ticket issued for or used on such other transport as agents only for the carrier or carriers concerned. We cannot accept responsibility for the performance of other operators on services not provided by Wightlink.

Bikes & Dogs

Bicycles and dogs are carried free of charge with fare paying passengers.

Escorting Child Tickets

A special discounted fare is available for passengers travelling exclusively to escort their dependant children to or from the Isle of Wight. Click here for details.


Additional fuel surcharge may be added at the time of purchase; current rates




Credit and Debit Cards

You can pay for your ticket at one of our ports, online or by telephone using Visa Credit or Debit, Electron, Mastercard or American Express cards.


Cash is accepted at terminals for tickets bought on the day of travel, but please be aware that vehicle tickets are often cheaper when booked and paid for at least the day before travel.


You can pay for your online bookings with PayPalYou can now pay for your online bookings via PayPal. PayPal is the safer, simpler, smarter way to pay online. All you need is an email address to make secure online payments using your debit, credit card, bank account or PayPal balance.

Tesco Clubcard Boost token codes

Only valid on passenger vehicles (not for commercial bookings). Bookings must be made by telephone at least 72 hours in advance of travel and can not be combined with any other promotion or discount. Call us on 0871 376 1000 for details (calls cost 7p per minute plus network extras). More


We do not accept cheques as payment in any of our terminals, retail outlets or onboard our vessels.

Postal Orders

Postal orders are accepted for advance bookings (for some ticket types only) made by telephone at least 2 weeks before travel.

Administration Fee

A £4 administration fee will apply to most vehicle bookings not made online, or £10 when bought at a ticket office without an advance reservation. No supplements are payable for online reservations. All bookings must be paid for at the time of booking.

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