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.

Our service status is updated regularly through the course of the day, as and when we become aware of any changes. 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.

PLEASE NOTE: The 23:59 sailing from Southampton is not currently showing on our Service Status. This sailing is still running as normal, and we are working to fix the issue with our website. Apologies for any inconvenience.


Do you need to use the lift on your crossing? Please call 023 8001 9192 to make your booking.

Contact Centre Hours: Mon-Fri 08:00-19:00, Weekends & Bank Holidays 08:00-18:00


Journey times: Red Jet 30 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.