Wight Sky

Wight Sky

Wight Sky is one of three Wight Class vehicle ferries. Along with Wight Light and Wight Sun, she is one of the newer members of our fleet – entering service on 25 February 2009.

Facilities onboard

Wight Light hosts a wide range of facilities including a Wight Taste outlet – serving locally-sourced hot and cold food and drinks – lifts, toilets and baby changing facilities, outside sun deck and dog-friendly areas.

Outside sun deck

Wight Light gives passengers the opportunity to see the sights of the Solent with its outside sun deck, on our most scenic route.

Wight Taste

All takeaway cafes on board our ferries are currently closed. You will not be able to bring your own refreshments on board to consume.

We have a wide variety of hot and cold food and drink options in our Wight Taste outlet.

Routes sailed

Lymington – Yarmouth

40 minutesVehicle and foot passenger ferry

Our Lymington-Yarmouth car ferry route is currently operating a weekday-only service.

This route gives you both breath-taking views and the utmost convenience. It’s the fastest way to take your vehicle across the Solent, with crossing times of just 40 minutes on one of our spacious, well-equipped ferries. 

The route will take you through the mouth of Lymington River and past Hurst Castle on a beautiful journey, which will set you up perfectly for your trip ahead. 

Check out our TripAdvisor page and see what others have said about this route.

View the Lymington – Yarmouth route
Wightlink ferry departs Lymington port, Hampshire

Virtual Tour

Did you know

The second of three

Wight Sky is the second of three new vessels for the Lymington – Yarmouth route. She entered commercial service on 25 February 2009.

Where is she registered

The Wight Sky is registered under the UK flag, in London.

How long is she

Wight Sky has a length of 62 metres – that’s about half as tall as The Great Pyramid of Giza.

When and where was she built

Wight Sky was built in 2008, Croatia.

What is her passenger capacity

Wight Sky can hold 359 passengers at a time.

What is her vehicle capacity

Wight Sky can hold 65 vehicles at a time.

Meet the rest of the fleet

Victoria of Wight

Victoria of Wight

Vehicle and foot passenger ferry

The biggest ferry in our fleet – running on hybrid energy, bringing a new, greener era of travel between the Isle of Wight and the mainland. 

View the Victoria of Wight

St Clare

Vehicle and foot passenger ferry

Our second-largest ferry, St Clare is capable of two-tier boarding and comes with a wide range of fantastic facilities.

View the St Clare

St Faith

Vehicle and foot passenger ferry

Our eldest member of the fleet, St Faith continues to serve the Portsmouth – Fishbourne route providing a relaxing journey across the Solent.

View the St Faith

Wight Sun

Vehicle and foot passenger ferry

As one of our Wight Class ferries, Wight Sun serves our Lymington – Yarmouth route and, when required, our Portsmouth – Fishbourne route.

View the Wight Sun

Wight Light

Vehicle and foot passenger ferry

One of our Wight Class vehicle ferries, Wight Light serves our Lymington – Yarmouth route.

View the Wight Light

Wight Ryder I

Foot passenger ferry

The first of our high-speed FastCats, Wight Ryder I can get you across the Solent in just 22 minutes.

View the Wight Ryder I

Wight Ryder II

Foot passenger ferry

Our second high-speed FastCat, getting you across the Solent in just 22 minutes.

View the Wight Ryder II