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.


26 & 27 NOVEMBER

Due to adverse weather our ferry services may encounter disruption through the evening of 26 November and into the following day.

Please check our service status for the latest updates


Until 10 December, we have had to slightly revise our Winter Vehicle Ferry timetable as part of the works. On Thursdays & Sundays, there will be no 23:55 dept from Southampton. On Fridays & Mondays, there will be no 01:30 dept from East Cowes.


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.