Isle of Wight Ferry Service Status

Below is the latest travel news and updates, along with the live status of the next 15 Vehicle Ferry and Red Jet departures from Southampton and the Isle of Wight. In the event of any cancellations or disruption you can find out more by clicking on the information icon that will appear alongside the affected sailing.


We are still experiencing issues with some of our IT systems which are impacting some of our services, including check-in, and customer account management.

If you are travelling with us over the next few days, please ensure you have your e-ticket ready to present at check-in on arrival.

If you are experiencing any other issues whilst making a booking, please see our FAQs page.


Journey times: Red Jet 25 minutes Vehicle Ferry 60 minutes Freight Ferry 70 minutes

Freight-only sailings have restricted capacity and are available for freight vehicles only. These sailings are not available to book online.

Please note: you can now buy Red Jet Tickets online. Tickets can also be purchased from the ticket office or machines at either terminals.