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Cross Solent Ferry Travel

A one-off delivery or multiple crossings; there are clear advantages to choosing Red Funnel for freight deliveries to and from the Isle of Wight

  • Southampton <> East Cowes, gateway to the Island's commercial corridor
  • Largest cross-Solent vessels
  • Identical design fleet so no freight restrictions
  • Wide range of tasty hot & cold food including the famous Red Funnel cooked breakfast!
  • Real coffee onboard & at the terminals from the Steam Coffee Company
  • No centre casing to hinder loading
  • Unmatched service reliability & punctuality, even in bad weather!
  • 24/7 ferry timetable
  • Ports served by good road connections
  • Vehicles/loads up to 4.9m high
  • Vehicles/loads up to 29m long
  • No weight restrictions up to 44 tonnes
  • Dedicated Hazardous sailings and DG advice team
  • Unaccompanied shipment of trade vehicles
  • Highly competitive rates
  • Computer tracking
  • Online booking up to 8m
  • Account Management
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Freight Travel Centre

How to book


Southampton to East Cowes to Southampton accompanied freight should check in at least 30 minutes prior to departure.

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Free Wi-Fi is available in the following locations:

  • Onboard MV Red Falcon
  • Onboard MV Red Osprey
  • Onboard MV Red Eagle
  • Terminal 1 in Southampton
  • Steam Coffee Shop in West Cowes

RedFunnel Address

Contact Centre: For travel, accommodation and enquiries call +44 (0)23 8001 9192

Switchboard: Tel +44 (0)23 8024 8500. Fax +44 (0)23 8024 8501.

Registered in England: 002404, VAT number: GB 902 873131. All Rights Reserved, © 2014 Red Funnel (i-9416aa19)

Isle of Wight Port Addresses: Red Funnel Isle of Wight Ferries, Trinity Road, East Cowes, Isle of Wight PO32 6RA | Red Funnel Red Jet Ferries (West Cowes), Fountain Yard, West Cowes, Isle of Wight PO31 7AR.

Southampton Port Addresses: Red Funnel Isle of Wight Ferries (Terminal 1), Terminal 1, Dock Gate 7 off Town Quay Road, Southampton, SO14 2AR | Red Funnel Red Jet Ferries (Terminal 2), Terminal 2, Town Quay, Southampton SO14 2AQ.

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Southampton <> West Cowes, Isle of Wight

Service is operating normally


Southampton <> East Cowes, Isle of Wight

Service is operating normally

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