ferry to the Isle of Wight

Routes

Press Releases

Media Library

Press Pack

Contacts

To access the latest media content, please select from the options above.

Press release archive

Wightlink unveils 50% off fares in Black Friday offer

Bargain hunters can snap up ferry fares discounted by up to 50% in Wightlink’s latest Black Friday promotion. All Wightlink tickets for foot passengers for the rest of the year, will qualify for 50% off if booked online between Friday 29 November and Monday 2 December 2019. The discount is 30% for cars and motorcycles. […]

November, 29th 2019 Read full Press Release »

Christmas entertainment for Wightlink’s passengers

Wightlink will once again be wishing its customers a ferry merry Christmas with a programme of seasonal musical entertainment this December. There will be festive cheer on all three of Wightlink’s cross-Solent routes, thanks to the goodwill of local musical groups keen to showcase their talent. School children from Wootton Primary School and St Catherine’s […]

November, 27th 2019 Read full Press Release »

Cancer Research UK will benefit from Wightlink’s 2020 calendar

Wightlink’s 2020 charity calendar, featuring stunning views of ports and ships in all weathers captured by the ferry company’s staff, is now on sale at shore cafés and on board car ferries. There are images from all three routes – car ferries between Portsmouth-Fishbourne and Lymington-Yarmouth together with the Portsmouth Harbour-Ryde Pier Head FastCat service. […]

November, 20th 2019 Read full Press Release »

Romantic moment on board Wightlink’s Victoria of Wight

The crew of Wightlink‘s flagship Victoria of Wight played cupid when regular traveller Kevin Gumma decided it was time to propose to his partner Chrissy Tierney. Kevin thought it would be romantic to pop the question in mid-Solent so tipped off steward Sue Prince in advance. She was only too pleased to make the arrangements […]

November, 18th 2019 Read full Press Release »

Christmas cheer for Isle of Wight cats – from Wightlink

Wightlink is hoping to give Isle of Wight cats a purr-fect Christmas this year, thanks to an appeal organised by one of its employees. Customers are being encouraged to donate cat food which will be given to Nine Lives Cat Rescue, a small voluntary-run feline shelter in Wroxall. Cat lover Anni Ruecroft has organised staff […]

November, 15th 2019 Read full Press Release »

Find out the size of your vehicle by entering your registration number

At this time, this feature is only available for cars and vans

Registration number

E.g CU57ABC
Without any roofboxes, towbars, bicycle racks or trailers your vehicle should be:
Vehicle length

Vehicle height

Please note: vehicle size data is taken from a third party database and is provided here as a guide. As some vehicles may vary from the designed specifications, please ensure that the measurements are correct before booking.

Wrong details? Please click here to enter your vehicle sizes manually

Your vehicle registration number could not be found

Choose your vehicle size manually here, you can find your vehicle height and width at Parkers.

Without any roofboxes, towbars, bicycle racks or trailers your vehicle should be:
Vehicle length

Vehicle height

Please note: vehicle size data is taken from a third party database and is provided here as a guide. As some vehicles may vary from the designed specifications, please ensure that the measurements are correct before booking.

Wrong details? Please click here to enter your vehicle sizes manually

Is there anything on your vehicle which makes it longer or higher than the dimensions shown here, such as a bike rack, towbar or roof box, but excluding a trailer or caravan?

Does your vehicle have a trailer or caravan?

Please select which type of vehicle you have

Below you will find all other vehicle types with some information around their size.
We recommend that you measure your vehicle before booking

Dangerous goods (including compressed gas etc. used for medical purposes) must be declared at least 24 hours before travel.

Camping gas canisters must be declared when you arrive at the port.

Please measure your motorcycle from your front wheel to the rear of your bike, including any extras which make the vehicle longer or taller such as a bike rack, towbar or roof box, but excluding a trailer or caravan.
Please measure your vehicle from your front bumper to the rear of your car, and from the bottom of your tyres to the roof of your car, including any extras which make the vehicle longer or taller such as a bike rack, towbar or roof box, but excluding a trailer or caravan.

What is the length and height of the vehicle?

Does your vehicle have a trailer or caravan?

This information will be added to your booking