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National Ferry Fortnight

National Ferry Fortnight offer - FREE ride on the iconic Needles chairlift

To celebrate National Ferry Fortnight 2017, we’ve got a great Adventure Island offer for you – a FREE chairlift ride for 2 at the Needles Landmark Attraction!


The iconic chairlift gives spectacular views of the world-famous Needles rocks and lighthouse, and claiming your free ride couldn’t be easier.

Simply book your ferry travel via this page during National Ferry Fortnight (6-20 May), following the instructions on the right – not forgetting to add your free Needles supersaver tickets. Available for travel completed by 29 October 2017. T&Cs apply*

To book by phone, call 0844 844 9988+, quoting ‘ferry fortnight offer’.

Needles Landmark Attraction

Set sail to Adventure Island

2017 is the Year of Family Adventures on the Isle of Wight, and your free Needles tickets are just the beginning of your Island adventure.

Alongside the Needles Landmark Attraction, other firm family favourites include Blackgang Chine, Robin Hill, Carisbrooke Castle Isle of Wight Steam Railway. Or, for a walk on the wild side check out the likes of Isle of Wight Zoo, Tapnell Farm Park, Isle of Wight Monkey Haven or West Wight Alpacas. The Island is packed with top visitor attractions for all ages, many offering discounted admission via Red Funnel. You can also get active from zorbing to paddle-boarding, cycling to go karting, tree climbing to sailing.


Step 1 – add your free chairlift tickets

Add your free book of 12 Needles 
supersaver tickets to your basket – these can be exchanged at the Needles for 2 x return chairlift rides*

Needles supersaver tickets

Needles chairlift for 2 people

Step 2 – add ferry travel

Use the booking form below to select your ferry travel details, then click continue and follow the instructions on the next page to complete your booking


*To claim your free book of 12 Needles Landmark Attraction supersaver tickets, book via this page (; first add Red Funnel vehicle ferry travel to your basket using the booking form above and then add your book of supersaver tickets to your basket as per instructions above. 12 Needles supersaver tickets can be exchanged at the Needles for 2 x return Needles chairlift rides (1 x return chairlift ride cost 6 saver tickets). Book of supersaver tickets also includes free car parking at the Needles Landmark Attraction. Supersaver tickets can be used towards alternative rides and attractions at the Needles if preferred. Offer is available for new private vehicle bookings (Southampton <> East Cowes) made between 6 and 20 May 2017 inclusive, for travel to be completed by 29 October 2017. Online bookings must be made via this page ( and the free book of supersaver tickets must also be added to your basket. Offer not available in conjunction with any other ferry travel offer or concession. Offer is subject to availability and can be withdrawn at any time. No cash alternative available. Additional books of supersaver tickets can be purchased direct from the Needles Landmark Attraction if required.

+Calls to this number cost 7 pence per minute plus your service provider’s access charge. A £5 handling fee applies to telephone bookings. Please quote ‘ferry fortnight offer’ when booking via telephone.

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