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Southampton & Isle of Wight Taxi & Private Hire


Both Southampton and the Isle of Wight are well served by taxi and private hire firms.

  • Taxis (or hackney carriages) can be hailed, hired from a taxi rank or pre-booked. They have a roof sign and fares are regulated.
  • Private hire vehciles must be pre-booked and are identified by signs on the side of the vehicle which gives details of the operator. Fares are not regulated and can be agreed at the time of booking.

Southampton

The closest taxi rank to Red Funnel's terminals is adjacent to the entrance to Terminal 2 on Town Quay.

  • West Quay Cars* (023 8099 9999) http://www.westquaycars.com
  • Radio Taxis Ltd* (023 8071 9200)
  • ATS* (023 8022 2222)
  • Astro Carz* (023 8023 3233)
  • Uni-Line Taxis* (023 8055 3333)
  • Streamline Taxis* (023 8022 3355)

* operate certain vehicles suitable for wheelchairs

West Cowes

There is a taxi rank in Fountain Yard just outside the entrance to Red Funnel's West Cowes terminal. Allow 15-20 minutes for a journey between West Cowes and Newport.

  • C.A.T.S* (01983 329247) Cowes Taxi Association

* operate certain vehicles suitable for wheelchairs

East Cowes

Taxis drop-off and pick-up just outside the terminal entrance.

  • C.A.T.S* (01983 329247) Cowes Taxi Association

* operate certain vehicles suitable for wheelchairs


Airport Transfer?

Airlynx (023 8039 9078) www.airlynx.co.uk 

Imperial Cars (023 8063 6460)

Carisma Cars
http://carisma-cars.co.uk/
(023 8098 7845)

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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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