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Foot Passengers

Please note that foot passenger rates have been amended during the festival season - click here for details.

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 available at a Wightlink ticket office or online, but is only available for a return journey. Please let our ticket office know if you would like to book an Evening Flyer fare, or use the promotional code FOEV online.

Regular Foot Passengers - Multilink Pass

Regular foot passengers travelling from the mainland to the Isle of Wight and the Isle of Wight to the mainland can purchase a Multilink Pass. This entitles the buyer to a defined number of single foot passenger sailings as below.


  10 singles
20 singles 40 singles   60 singles
Adult Passenger Multilink Pass
Child Passenger Multilink Pass
Student Passenger Multilink Pass

You can purchase a Multilink passenger ticket at any Wightlink ticket office. A passport sized photograph is required.  Please note that you must show photo ID when you buy your pass. Terms and conditions apply - please ask at the ticket office for details. 


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 Yarmouth 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 June 2014 - 31 March 2015

  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

£23.00 - £11.50
Wight Rover from Lymington

Combined ferry travel and unlimited travel on Southern Vectis buses

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

£21.00 - £10.50
Steam Liner - full day Combined day return catamaran travel and unlimited travel on Island Line trains and IOW Steam Railway £27.20 -
Island Express Combined day return catamaran and unlimited day rover travel on Island Line £18.20 £15.20 £9.10

* Child 5-15yrs inclusive.

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

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