For the ultimate holiday experience, trust that you’re in good hands with Red Funnel - the Isle of Wight specialists since 1861.


From the minute you step on board in Southampton our friendly staff will see to it that your cross-Solent experience is one to remember.

But more than the award-winning service, you’ll also enjoy:

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Access to our on-board restaurant, Re-Fuel – featuring hot comfort foods, grab and go items and more. May we suggest our famous Red Funnel Breakfast? Try it and see what all the fuss is about.

  • Great bars with plenty on tap and behind the bar

  • Our Steam coffee shops featuring all the artisan coffee you can handle

  • The option to upgrade to our stunning, club-class style Signature Lounge featuring an inclusive selection of inclusive sweet and savoury nibbles, unlimited premium hot beverages, a reserved seating area, enhanced Wi-Fi and more -- all for just a £10 upgrade per person, per sailing. (Note that this is a pet-free zone and access is limited to those 12 years plus.)

  • A great dog-friendly lounge – because your furry friend deserves to cross in comfort too. (And remember, there’s no extra charge to bring your dog on board!)

  • Incredible views from plenty of outdoor deck space (and plenty of Instagram opportunities!)

  • A great selection of gifts and souvenirs from our retail points

See you on board! Book your travel using your Blue Chip Holidays promo code and save 15% now.

Enjoy the tranquillity of our Signature Lounge and discover a whole new way to cross the Solent -- in style. This exclusive lounge offers a quiet, relaxing space to work or socialise and includes a wide range of tempting benefits including a range of sweet and savoury nibbles, unlimited premium hot beverages - all for just a £10 upgrade per person, per sailing. 

Plus, until 6th Jan 2019, put some extra ‘sparkle’ in your journey as we treat you to a FREE glass of fizz and mince pie on arrival. It’s just our way of saying Merry Christmas and we’re thrilled you stopped by. So, go on and add the Signature Lounge to your next booking.

There’s never been a better time to treat yourself to a little luxury... 


 Your Signature experience includes:

A relaxed, adult-oriented atmosphere (no children under 12)

An inclusive selection of hot drinks & pastries

Enhanced Wi-Fi and more USB/power points

Magazine, newspaper and book library

Private in-lounge bar with dedicated table service

Comfortable sofas and a relaxing environment

Panoramic views of the Solent

Contemporary décor


Enter your Blue Chip Holidays promo code to get 15% off your Red Funnel travel below.

Ferry Travel


No. travelling - 1 adult