Additional Hi-Speed sailings added to May Bank Holiday Timetable

26-05-2016  Red Funnel is scheduling extra Red Jet H-Speed sailings to and from the Isle of Wight this Bank Holiday Monday (30 May 2016) to meet anticipated demand.

Additional Red Jet sailings will operate at following times: -

From Southampton (T2)

From West Cowes

  • 11.15
  • 12.15
  • 17.15
  • 18.15
  • 11:45
  • 12:45
  • 17:45
  • 18:45

The company is responding to increased demand and feedback from its foot passengers travelling over the long weekend.

With a warm weekend in store there are a number of bank holiday events planned including Cavaliers and Roundheads at Carisbrooke, Lambretta Day at Ryde and Festival of Heroes at Brading Roman Villa.

Red Funnel’s marketing and communications director Jonathan Green said: “The late May Bank Holiday is traditionally busy for foot passenger travel and these additional sailings will ensure we have more than sufficient capacity at the times customers want to travel”.

Red Funnel’s Southampton – East Cowes passenger vehicle ferry service is operating a normal timetable and as usual customers are advised to pre-book online and arrive no more than 60 minutes before departure.



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