Abnormal loads

Oversized and heavy loads

If you need to transport an abnormal load across the Solent, we can help – over the years, we’ve carried everything from huge steam locomotives to cranes and mobile homes.

If your load is over 44 tons gross weight, 20 metres in length or 3 metres in width, please fill in the form below, send your load dimensions to [email protected] or give us a call on 023 9285 5260.

Contact us about your abnormal loads

Abnormal loads

Please provide few details about your abnormal load requirements and we’ll be in touch.

By contacting us, we will process your personal data as detailed within our Privacy Policy.

If you’re taking an abnormal load to the Isle of Wight you should let Island Roads know of your planned route so they can highlight any potential problems.

Visit the Island Roads website to find our more.

Lorry disembarks Wightlink ferry

Dangerous Goods (ADR)

We can carry a large variety of different substances, but some are restricted by regulations and must be declared at least 24 hours in advance of your sailing. Find out what you can bring.

Restrictions on dangerous goods
Lorries queue to board ferry at Fishbourne port

Our ferries

Our fleet of six vehicle ferries can each carry freight and come with excellent on-board facilities. Find out all about them.

See our ferries
Member of Wightlink ferry crew directs traffic on ferry

Why choose us

We’ve two freight routes to choose from, regular sailings and well-equipped ports – find out why we’re the ideal choice for getting your freight across the Solent. 

Reasons to work with us