Coach & Group Travel
From small minibus size groups to large coach trips, Red Funnel's dedicated team are here to help. We can offer advice on where to stay and the best places to visit and should you wish, we can also make all your travel and accommodation bookings, including admission to the Island's premier attractions.
What we can offer
- Cross-Solent travel for coaches from Southampton at competitive rates, especially when travelling mid-week
- Option of coach drop off in Southampton, foot passenger travel across the Solent and Island coach pick-up from either East or West Cowes. Luggage can be accommodated separately.
- Online booking for minibuses etc up to 8 metres
- Over 155 years experience operating ferries to/from the Isle of Wight and extensive knowledge of what the Island has to offer large coach groups through to small minibus size parties with specific interests.
- Large terminals with dedicated coach lanes and a check-in time of just 30 minutes. Facilities include Steam Coffee Co. outlets, newspapers & magazines, internet access, toilets, outside decked seating area and on peak dates we even offer BBQ's & live entertainment.
- The largest purpose built ro-ro ferries serving the Island with round-the-clock sailings. No centre casing makes loading and discharge really easy.
- Onboard we have a dedicated café restaurant serving a wide variety of hot and cold food including the famous Red Funnel breakfast, a separate well stocked bar and premium Steam coffee outlet. We even offer FREE Wi-Fi. Facilities you'd expect include lifts, disabled facilities and passenger assistance and can organise bridge visits for 1-4 people upon request.
- Highly trained and friendly staff who are there to ensure your party have a great travel experience and get the most from their visit or holiday.
How to contact us:
Red Funnel Sales Team, Suite E (North), The Columbine, Venture Quays, East Cowes, Isle of Wight PO32 6EZ. Opening hours: Mon-Fri 09:00-17:00
- Enquiries & Account Management: +44(0)1983 681338.
- Email: email@example.com