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Why Choose Red Funnel?

Enjoy a better travel experience...

Our goal is simple; we strive to offer guests an unrivalled travel experience. This means market leading customer service, delicious food and drinks (60% are sourced locally), value for money fares, comfortable seating and free high capacity Wi-Fi. So whether you want to work, socialise or just soak up the sun, you are always assured a warm Red Funnel welcome.

What our customers say about us...

Did you know?

  • Red Funnel operate over 13,800 vehicle ferry sailings and 23,000 Red Jet passenger sailings each year
  • We carry 3½ million people a year
  • As well as ferry travel, we can arrange your holiday accommodation & book activity packages
  • We also offer tickets to events and attractions with or without ferry travel
  • Only Red Funnel offer a wide range of hot food to vehicle customers - our breakfast is famous!
  • We have won RoSPA safety awards every year since 1999, including 12 Gold Medals
  • In 2008 we achieved ISO9001 accreditation for shipboard management

How to contact us

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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-24d317ab)

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

Red Jet delayed by 15 mins due to earlier dense fog.. We apologise for the inconvenience to your journey.


Southampton <> East Cowes, Isle of Wight

Vehicle Ferry delayed by up to 1 hour due to earlier dense fog. We apologise for the inconvenience caused to your journey

Due to essential winter terminal maintenance, a revised Southampton <> East Cowes timetable is in operation from 21:00 on Thursday 27 October until 02:45 on Friday 28 October 2016.

Revisions include:
• There will be no 22:30 or 23:55 service on 27th Oct from Southampton to East Cowes
• There will be no 23:55 (27th) or 01:20 (28th) service from East Cowes to Southampton
• The 21:00 and 22:30 departures from East Cowes on 27th Oct will arrive at 25 berth in Southampton
• The 02.45 departure from Southampton on 28th Oct will sail from 25 berth

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