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2019 sailings are now available to book – get yours at 2018 prices

2019 sailings at 2018 prices

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Up to 150 sailings per day 99.0% reliability tripadvisor logo

More ferries, more routes, more often

With three great routes to choose from and up to 150 crossings a day*, getting to the Isle of Wight couldn’t be easier.

You can book your tickets online, over the phone, or at any one of our ticket offices.

We pride ourselves on being your link between the Isle of Wight and the mainland, and look forward to welcoming you on board one of our ferries soon.

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We’re proud of the service we provide, and this year have been awarded a Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor. So rather than us tell you about our service, we’re happy to let our customers do it.

‘A great ferry experience’

“The ferries were clean and tidy with plenty of good seating. There is a good food selection and the prices are reasonable. All in all a great start to our Isle of Wight holiday”

Roger M

‘Early morning crossing’

“Quick and easy check in, drove on with no problem and then went up to the deck. Staff excellent, ferry on time and clean- what more could you want”

fairiescotchx

‘A pleasant sailing’

“A nice short sailing to the isle of Wight, just 40 mins. Lovely boats which serve refreshments on the journey. Very spacious with inside and outside seating”

RachelCooper1972

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Choose the route that’s right for you

Lymington to Yarmouth ferry

Lymington to Yarmouth

40 Minutes
Car and passenger ferry

The shortest and quickest car ferry crossing. Perfect for exploring the west half of the Island.

Fishbourne to Portsmouth ferry

Portsmouth to Fishbourne

45 Minutes
Car and passenger ferry

Excellent road and rail connections to Portsmouth. Ideally located for discovering all the Island has to offer.

Portsmouth to Ryde ferry

Portsmouth to Ryde

22 Minutes
Passenger ferry only

Our fastest crossing on our high-speed catamaran service. A great way to enjoy the Island by foot, bike or rail.

Our Isle of Wight ferry routes

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*More sailings each day is based on the combined total of all three Wightlink routes. Number of sailings each day varies throughout the year. * £16.40 adult day return and £57.00 car day return based on outward travel from Portsmouth to Fishbourne at 09:00 on 23 October 2018, returning at 17:00 on the same day. Day return valid for returns up to 01:30 the following day. Short stay return valid for up to 4 nights away, returning by 23:59. Long break return valid for up to 364 days returning by 23:59. Prices correct at time of publishing, 25 July 2018. Up to 150 sailings per day based on number of peak sailings across Portsmouth – Fishbourne, Portsmouth – Ryde and Lymington – Yarmouth routes on 26 May, 5 August and 25 August 2017. 99.5% reliability based on number of scheduled Vs cancelled sailings across Portsmouth – Fishbourne, Portsmouth – Ryde and Lymington – Yarmouth routes, in July 2018. 4.5* Trip Advisor rating based on 29 June 2017

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