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Timetable changes

Temporary Timetable: Portsmouth Harbour to Ryde Pier Head 28 February – 1 May 2019
Portsmouth <> Ryde
12/02/2019 - Wednesday, 1 May, 2019

Temporary Timetable: Portsmouth Harbour to Ryde Pier Head 28 February – 1 May 2019

We will continue operating a temporary timetable on our Portsmouth Harbour – Ryde Pier Head FastCat service from Thursday, 28 February to Wednesday, 1 May 2019.

This is to allow our FastCats to continue their annual maintenance and refit programme.

PORTSMOUTH HARBOUR
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
05.15** 05.15 05.15 05.15 05.15** 06.15 07.15
06.15** 06.15 06.15 06.15 06.15** 07.15 08.15
07.15 07.15 07.15 07.15 07.15 08.15 09.15
08.15 08.15 08.15 08.15 08.15 09.15 10.15
09.15 09.15 09.15 09.15 09.15 10.15 11.15
10.15 10.15 10.15 10.15 10.15 11.15 12.15
11.15 11.15 11.15 11.15 10.40* 12.15 13.15
12.15 12.15 12.15 12.15 11.15 13.15 14.15
13.15 13.15 13.15 13.15 12.15 14.15 15.15
14.15 14.15 14.15 14.15 13.15 15.15 16.15
15.15 15.15 15.15 15.15 14.15 16.15 17.15
16.15 16.15 16.15 16.15 15.15 17.15 18.15
17.15 17.15 17.15 17.15 16.15 17.40* 19.20
17.40* 18.15 18.15 17.40* 17.15 18.15 20.20
18.15 19.20 19.20 18.15 17.40* 19.20 21.20
19.20 20.20 20.20 18.45* 18.15 20.20 22.45
20.20 21.20 21.20 19.20 19.20 21.20     00.00***
21.20 22.45 22.45 20.20 20.20 22.45
22.45 21.20 21.20     00.00***
22.45 22.45
    00.00***

​* Additional sailings – Thursday 18, Friday 19, Saturday 20 and Monday 22 April only

**Excluding Friday, 19 April and Monday, 22 April

***Friday 19, Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 April only

RYDE PIER HEAD
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
05.47** 05.47 05.47 05.47 05.47** 06.47 07.47
06.47** 06.47 06.47 06.47 06.47** 07.47 08.47
07.47 07.47 07.47 07.47 07.47 08.47 09.47
08.47 08.47 08.47 08.47 08.47 09.47 10.47
09.47 09.47 09.47 09.47 09.47 10.47 11.47
10.47 10.47 10.47 10.47 10.47 11.47 12.47
11.47 11.47 11.47 11.47 11.10* 12.47 13.47
12.47 12.47 12.47 12.47 11.47 13.47 14.47
13.47 13.47 13.47 13.47 12.47 14.47 15.47
14.47 14.47 14.47 14.47 13.47 15.47 16.47
15.47 15.47 15.47 15.47 14.47 16.47 17.47
16.47 16.47 16.47 16.47 15.47 17.47 18.47
17.47 17.47 17.47 17.47 16.47 18.10* 19.47
18.10* 18.47 18.47 18.10* 17.47 18.47 20.47
18.47 19.47 19.47 18.47 18.10* 19.47 21.47
19.47 20.47 20.47 19.15* 18.47 20.47 23.10
20.47 21.47 21.47 19.47 19.47 21.47
21.47 23.10 23.10 20.47 20.47 23.10
23.10 21.47 21.47
23.10 23.10

​* Additional sailings – Thursday 18, Friday 19, Saturday 20 and Monday 22 April only

**Excluding Friday, 19 April and Monday, 22 April

Impact on services & sailings: revised services

This timetable update was added: April 10, 2019
Reconstruction and Resurfacing of Fishbourne Lane, Fishbourne: Monday, 30 September – Friday, 1 November 2019
Portsmouth <> Fishbourne
18/02/2019 - Friday, 1 November, 2019

Reconstruction and Resurfacing of Fishbourne Lane, Fishbourne: Monday, 30 September – Friday, 1 November 2019

We will be operating a temporary overnight timetable for five weeks between Monday, 30 September and Friday, 1 November 2019 because of essential roadworks on Fishbourne Lane.

Island Roads will be reconstructing and resurfacing part of Fishbourne Lane in September and October 2019 as part of its programme of road maintenance throughout the Isle of Wight. There will be five weeks of overnight road closures and traffic will be controlled by temporary lights at other times.

Extra sailings will be scheduled on the Lymington-Yarmouth route during the closure periods.

a – Monday, 30 September only

b – Friday, 25 October and Friday, 1 November only

c – Thursday, 31 October only

PORTSMOUTH
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
01.00a 03.00 03.00 03.00 03.00 03.00 03.00
03.00 05.00 05.00 05.00 05.00 05.00 05.00
05.00 06.00 06.00 06.00 06.00 06.00 07.00
06.00 06.30 06.30 06.30 06.30 07.00 08.00
06.30 07.00 07.00 07.00 07.00 08.00 09.00
07.00 08.00 08.00 08.00 08.00 09.00 10.00
08.00 08.30 08.30 08.30 08.30 10.00 11.00
08.30 09.00 09.00 09.00 09.00 11.00 12.00
09.00 10.00 10.00 10.00 10.00 12.00 13.00
10.00 11.00 11.00 10.30c 10.30 13.00 14.00
10.30 12.00 12.00 11.00 11.00 14.00 15.00
11.00 13.00 13.00 12.00 12.00 15.00 16.00
12.00 14.00 14.00 13.00 12.30b 16.00 17.00
12.30a 15.00 15.00 14.00 13.00 17.00 18.00
13.00 16.00 16.00 15.00 14.00 18.00 19.00
14.00 17.00 17.00 16.00 14.30b 19.00 20.00
14.30a 18.00 18.00 17.00 15.00 20.00 22.00
15.00 19.00 19.00 18.00 16.00 22.00 23.59
16.00 20.00 20.00 19.00 16.30b 23.59
16.30a 20.00 17.00
17.00 18.00
18.00 18.30b
19.00 19.00
20.00 20.00
20.30b
21.00
FISHBOURNE
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
02.00a 04.00 04.00 04.00 05.00 04.00 04.00
04.00 06.00 06.00 06.00 06.00 06.00 06.00
06.00 07.00 07.00 07.00 07.00 07.00 08.00
07.00 07.30 07.30 07.30 07.30 08.00 09.00
07.30 08.00 08.00 08.00 08.00 09.00 10.00
08.00 09.00 09.00 09.00 09.00 10.00 11.00
09.00 09.30 09.30 09.30 09.30 11.00 12.00
09.30 10.00 10.00 10.00 10.00 12.00 13.00
10.00 11.00 11.00 11.00 11.00 13.00 14.00
11.00 12.00 12.00 11.30c 11.30 14.00 15.00
11.30 13.00 13.00 12.00 12.00 15.00 16.00
12.00 14.00 14.00 13.00 13.00 16.00 17.00
13.00 15.00 15.00 14.00 13.30b 17.00 18.00
13.30a 16.00 16.00 15.00 14.00 18.00 19.00
14.00 17.00 17.00 16.00 15.00 19.00 20.00
15.00 18.00 18.00 17.00 15.30b 20.00 21.00
15.30a 19.00 19.00 18.00 16.00 21.00
16.00 20.00 20.00 19.00 17.00
17.00 21.00 21.00 20.00 17.30b
17.30a 21.00 18.00
18.00 19.00
19.00 19.30b
20.00 20.00
21.00 21.00
21.30b

 

Impact on services & sailings: revised services

This timetable update was added: February 18, 2019
Extra Overnight Sailings: Lymington & Yarmouth Monday, 30 September-Friday, 1 November 2019
Lymington <> Yarmouth
18/02/2019 - Friday, 1 November, 2019

Extra Overnight Sailings: Lymington & Yarmouth Monday, 30 September-Friday, 1 November 2019

Extra Sailings:

We will be operating extra overnight sailings during the road closures at Fishbourne Lane, Fishbourne from Monday, 30 September to Friday, 1 November 2019.

 

Lymington
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
01.05 01.05 01.05 01.05 01.05
23.05 23.05 23.05 23.05 23.05
Yarmouth
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
02.00 02.00 02.00 02.00 02.00
23.59 23.59 23.05 23.05 23.05

 

Impact on services & sailings: revised services

This timetable update was added: February 18, 2019

Travel information

Booking essential, 01.00 & 03:00 sailings Portsmouth & Fishbourne
Portsmouth <> Fishbourne
13/09/2018 - Tuesday, 31 December, 2019

Our Monday to Friday 03:00 sailings from Portsmouth-Fishbourne and our Tuesday to Thursday 01.00 sailings from Fishbourne-Portsmouth have restricted passenger numbers.

Booking is essential for customers wishing to travel on these sailings, including holders of passenger season tickets.

Impact on services & sailings: travel information

This timetable update was added: September 13, 2018
M27 Romsey Road, Bridge Replacement Scheme
Lymington <> Yarmouth, Portsmouth <> Fishbourne
27/09/2018 - Thursday, 31 October, 2019

M27 Romsey Road, Bridge Replacement Scheme

M27 Romsey Road bridge is to be replaced over the next year.

The majority of the works will be take place overnight, but there will be elements of overnight and weekend working. As part of the works the M27 between junctions 3 and 4 and the A3057 Romsey Road bridge will be closed on the following dates:

  • 22.00 Friday, 28 September – 05.00 Monday, 1 October 2018
  • 22.00 Friday, 26 April – 05.00 Monday, 29 April 2019
  • 22.00 Friday, 18 October – 05.00 Monday 21 October 2019

Customers are advised to allow extra travelling time during these closures to allow for diversions.

For full information on the scheme, visit www.highways.gov.uk/M27romseyroad

Thank you.

 

 

Impact on services & sailings: travel information

This timetable update was added: May 23, 2018

Wightlink Travel Updates

We know how important it is to you that our ferries are on time and we continue to place service as one of our top priorities so you can get to where you need to be on time.

We update our Service Status, found on the home page of our website, every morning to ensure you have the most up to date information and continually review it throughout the day so you can access the latest information at all times.

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