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Finding us in East Cowes

Vehicle Ferry Service

Red Funnel's Vehicle Ferry terminal (includes foot passengers) is in Trinity Road, East Cowes. Closest postcode PO32 6RA (marked no. 2 on the map).

From Newport: take the A3021 to East Cowes (allow 15 minutes) or the A3020 to West Cowes where you will need to use the floating bridge accross the river to East Cowes (see below).

From Ryde: Travel west on the A3054 towards Newport, at the roundabout take the A3021 to East Cowes.

From Yarmouth: Travel east on the A3054 towards Ryde, at the roundabout turn left and take the A3021 to East Cowes.

Floating Bridge: Operates between West and East Cowes 7 days a week. Carries passengers (no charge) and vehicles up to large vans, minibuses and pick-ups. Only 12 minute walk from Red Funnel's West Cowes terminal, 2 minute walk from the East Cowes terminal. Allow 15-20 minutes to cross. 

  • 0500-0010 hrs Monday-Saturday from West Cowes
  • 0635-0010 hrs Sundays from West Cowes
  • 0505-0020 hrs Monday-Saturday from East Cowes
  • 0640-0020 hrs Sundays from East Cowes
Cowes Floating Bridge charges
Map of East Cowes

Car Parking

There is long-stay parking in Well Road and limited parking at the terminal for dropping off or collecting passengers (waiting time 20 minutes - enforced 24/7). There is also 2 dedicated spaces for blue badge holders.

Google map location

RedFunnel Address post@redfunnel.co.uk.

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-d7bca45b)

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 <> East Cowes, Isle of Wight

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