From Southampton, Red Funnel Group operate ferry services across to Cowes.
Choose from the frequent Hi-speed Red Jet passenger service or the Vehicle/Passenger ferry which operates between Southampton and East Cowes, Isle of Wight.
From Lymington, Wightlink offer Vehicle / Passenger ferry services to Yarmouth. A similar service runs between Portsmouth and Fishbourne, Isle of Wight. Passenger ferry services operate between Portsmouth Harbour and Ryde Pier Head.
Southampton International airport is only 50 minutes away from the Island and offers a range of services to the UK and world-wide.
Bournemouth, Southampton, Gatwick and Heathrow International are readily accessible and offer a comprehensive range of air services. All airports are served by excellent taxi services from the Isle of Wight.
Journey times to Cowes
Southampton by Red Jet 23 min
Southampton International Airport by Red Jet and rail 50 min
Southampton by Red Funnel vehicle ferry 55 min
London Waterloo by Red Jet and rail 1 hour 55 min
Paris by Red Jet, rail, via Channel Tunnel 5 hrs 30 min
Brussels by Red Jet, rail, via Channel Tunnel 6 hrs 30 min
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