Ferries

If you don’t live on the Isle Of Wight and you haven’t bought a travel and ticket package from one of our ferry operators, you will need to book your ferry crossings to and from the Island. Please do this as soon as possible in order to secure the best possible crossing times and prices:

Wightlinkwww.wightlink.co.uk/bestival / 0871 376 1000

Red Funnelwww.redfunnel.co.uk/bestival / 0844 844 9988

Wightlink foot passenger ‘Catamaran’ runs from Portsmouth Harbour to Ryde Pier Head in around 20 minutes. Wightlink car and passenger ferries run from Portsmouth to Fishbourne and Lymington to Yarmouth in approx. 35 minutes.

Red Funnel passenger/vehicle ferries go from Southampton to East Cowes in approx 50 mins. Foot passengers can also travel on the ‘Red Jet’ service from Southampton to West Cowes which takes approx 20 mins.