Passenger Vehicle Ferries
Red Funnel has three Raptor Class ro-pax ferries deployed in the UK on its cross-Solent route between Southampton & East Cowes, Isle of Wight. The vessels are the largest ferries ever to serve the Isle of Wight and are powered by twin Stork Wartsila diesels using Voith Schneider propulsion.
Hi-Speed Passenger Ferries
Red Funnel has 3 Red Jet Hi-Speed catamarans deployed in the UK on its cross-Solent ferry route between Southampton & West Cowes. They are all powered by high-speed MTU diesel engines with waterjet propulsion. The vessels speed, manouverability, stopping power and low wash characteristics are all key design attributes for the route.