Getting to the Isle of Wight


Just over 60 miles from London, the Isle of Wight can be easily accessed via the A3 and M3, with six ferry route crossings daily across the Solent.



Ryde Esplanade to Southsea (Passenger Only) – Daily – Time: 10 minutes


Red Funnel

Red Jet Hi-Speed passenger ferry – Southampton to West Cowes (Passenger Only) – Daily – Time: 23 minutes

Car and Passenger Ferry – Southampton to East Cowes – Daily – Time: 1 hour



Fast Cat – Portsmouth to Ryde Pier (Passenger Only) – Daily – Time: 22 minutes

Car and Passenger Ferry – Portsmouth to Fishbourne – Daily – Time: 40 minutes

Lymington to Yarmouth – Daily – Time: 35 minutes


Private Airports

The Isle of Wight offers two private airports, Bembridge Airport, with a hard surfaced runway and Sandown Airport with grass runways, where small planes and helicopters can be chartered and private aircraft can land.


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