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Discounted Ferry Travel

We are able to offer discounted ferry fare through Red Funnel. So when you book remind us to provide the discount code.

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Getting to Whitwell Station on the Isle of Wight from the mainland is not a problem, however, you will need to either take a passenger or car ferry from either Southampton, Portsmouth or Lymington.

The links and information below will help you on your journey.

Travel Information:

If you are travelling by car, book your ferry as early as possible. You can travel from:

SOUTHAMPTON to COWES via the Red Funnel Ferry
Telephone 01703 334010 or book [online here].

PORTSMOUTH to FISHBOURNE via the Wightlink Ferry
Telephone or book [online here].

LYMINGTON to YARMOUTH via the Wightlink Ferry
Telephone or book [online here].

If you are travelling on foot, you generally don’t need to book. You can travel from:

SOUTHAMPTON to COWES via the Red Jet
Telephone 01703 334010 or purchase tickets on arrival. You will then need to take the No.1 Southern Vectis bus service to Newport which is every 7-8 mins throughout the day. Once at Newport, you will need to take the No.6 Southern Vectis bus to Whitwell which is every hour throughout the day.

PORTSMOUTH to RYDE PIER via the Wightlink Catamaran
Telephone 0990 827744 or purchase tickets on arrival. When you arrive at Ryde Pier Head, take the train down the Pier to Ryde Seafront. The Southern Vectis Bus Station is right next to Ryde Pier. Take the No.9 bus service from Ryde to Newport which is every 7-8 mins throughout the day. Once at Newport, you will need to take the No.6 Southern Vectis bus to Whitwell which is every hour throughout the day.

SOUTHSEA to RYDE via the Hovercraft
Telephone 01983 811000 or book [online here]. When you arrive on Ryde seafront, walk over the passenger bridge; the Southern Vectis Bus Station is right next to Hovertravel. Take the No.9 bus service from Ryde to Newport which is every 7-8 mins throughout the day. Once at Newport, you will need to take the No.6 Southern Vectis bus to Whitwell which is every hour throughout the day.