The Early Bird Catches the Worm!

03-07-2015 Red Funnel has announced Early Bird tickets and ferry travel packages to the legendary Isle of Wight Festival 2016 which takes place at Seaclose Park, Newport from 9-12 June 2016.

Hot on the heels of this year’s highly acclaimed event which saw The Prodigy, Blur and Fleetwood Mac topping the bill, festivalgoer’s have until 30 September 2015 to purchase official weekend camping tickets at reduced prices (Adults £186.90, Students £170.90 and Teens £133.80 – includes booking fees).

What’s more, a deposit of just 20% is required at the time of purchase followed by 4 equal monthly payments between January-April 2016 with Red Funnel’s free payment plan.

Red Funnel is also offering Early Bird ferry offers. These include foot passenger returns to the festival from just £10 per person and an £82.50 return fare for a vehicle and up to 7 people. A free payment plan is available for all vehicle bookings where 25% is paid at the time of booking and the balance is paid 30 days before departing for the festival next June.

Jonathan Green, marketing & communications director for Red Funnel said “We are delighted to offer isle of Wight festival fans the opportunity to secure their tickets and ferry travel at significantly reduced prices and spread the cost well into next year with our free exclusive payment plans. Tickets purchased in this way make great birthday and Christmas presents for friends and family.”

Early Bird tickets and ferry offers to next year’s Isle of Wight Festival are available until 30 September 2015 from Red Funnel’s ticket offices or call contact centre (0844 844 9988) or online at

Festival fans who can’t wait that long can still buy official tickets to Bestival 2015 featuring Duran Duran, The Chemical Brothers and Missy Elliot to name just a few of the amazing acts appearing between 10-13 September at Robin Hill on the Isle of Wight -