Yarmouth to Lymington car & passenger ferry


Your journey at a glance

  • How long does it take?
    The crossing is just 40 minutes – that’s the shortest and fastest car ferry route from the Isle of Wight – on board one of Wightlink’s spacious ferries.
  • Where from, where to?
    The ferry links historic Yarmouth in West Wight with the charming market town and yacht haven of Lymington in the New Forest. It’s the most scenic IOW ferry crossing.
  • What’s on board?
    Sit back and take in the view from comfortable lounges and open decks and grab a drink or snack from the café-bar.
  • When can I go?
    Wightlink offers frequent crossings from early morning to late evening year-round.
  • How much does it cost?
    Wightlink offer a range of fares for vehicles and foot passengers on one of our three routes.

Yarmouth Car Ferry Terminal


Yarmouth Car Ferry Terminal
Quay Street
Yarmouth
Isle of Wight
PO41 0PB
Yarmouth


Yes, Southern Vectis bus Route 7 runs to Yarmouth Bus Station on Bridge Road, close to the Terminal. Route 7 starts at the Island bus interchange at Newport where there are connections to all parts of the Island.
Find out more here.

  • Wightlink Ticket Office
  • Costa Coffee Shop (self-service machine)
  • Toilets
  • Bicycle racks.


No parking here.
Lymington Car Ferry Terminal
Undershore Road
Lymington
Hampshire
SO41 5SB
Lymington
Wightlink offers frequent, round-the-clock sailings all year.


Book your ferry ticket

Passenger details

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Route details

Low vehicles (LV)

Up to 5.00m long
Up to 2.24m high
Cars, small vans and any other vehicle up to 5m long
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High vehicles (HV)

Up to 5.00m long
Over 2.24m to 4.2m high
Cars, small vans and any other vehicle up to 5m long
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Low passenger vehicles (LP)

5.01m to 15m long
Up to 2.24m high
Longer cars, pick-ups built on a car chassis, passenger vehicles with up to 7 seats and specially adapted disabled vehicles, 5.01m to 15m long.
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High passenger vehicles (HP)

5.01m to 15m long
Over 2.24m to 4.2m high
Longer cars, pick-ups built on a car chassis, passenger vehicles with up to 7 seats and specially adapted disabled vehicles, 5.01m to 15m long.
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Low motorhome (LM)

Recreational vehicle 5.01m to 15m long
Up to 2.24m high.
Recreational vehicles built or adapted for sleeping which include fitted seating and kitchen facilities.
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High motorhome (HM)

Recreational vehicle 5.01m to 15m long
Up to 4.2m high.
Recreational vehicles built or adapted for sleeping which include fitted seating and kitchen facilities.
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Low commercial vehicles (LF)

Commercial vehicle 5.01m to 7m long
Up to 2.24m high
Vans, pick-ups, trucks and other goods vehicles designed to carry heavy loads 5.1m and longer and have not been specifically constructed or adapted for the carriage of passengers.
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High commercial vehicles (HF)

Commercial vehicle 5.01m to 7m long
Over 2.24m to 4.2m high
Vans, pick-ups, trucks and other goods vehicles designed to carry heavy loads 5.1m and longer and have not been specifically constructed or adapted for the carriage of passengers.
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Freight rigid (FR)

Freight vehicle 7.01m to 12m long
Up to 4.2m high.
Single chassis freight vehicles designed to carry heavy loads.
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Freight artic (FA)

Freight vehicle over 12m to 19m long
Up to 4.2m high.
Tractor-trailer freight vehicle up to 44 tonne GVWR with a split chassis or separate unit designed to carry heavy loads.
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Minibus (MINI)

Passenger vehicles 5.01m to 8m long
Over 2.24m to 4.2m high
Passenger vehicles with 8-17 seats.
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Coaches

Because we need to know additional information for coach bookings such as loaded and empty passenger numbers, please visit our Coach page to make your booking
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Motorcycle/trike/quad (MC)

Vehicles up to 3.5m long.
Motorcycles, Motorcycles with sidecars, three or four wheeled personal powered tricycle, TWIZY or quad bike up to 3.5m long.
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Bicycles and mobility scooters

Mobility Scooters must be battery powered.
Electric bikes must retain the ability to be pedalled by the rider.
Pushbikes, e-bikes and battery powered Mobility scooters travel free of charge when a customer purchases a foot passenger ticket.
No need to book separately.
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