Craving a change of scene? In less than an hour, you can be lounging on the Isle of Wight’s beaches, exploring its miles of coastline, or checking into a charming B&B for a much-anticipated escape. But in the meantime, welcome aboard! Choose from 35 conveniently-scheduled daily crossings, with easy online booking (and great rates that make it even easier to book). Grab a snack, catch up on work, or simply enjoy the fresh air from our sun deck. Your holiday starts with Red Funnel.
Red Funnel has three vehicle ferries, which carry cars plus a variety of other vehicles, as well as three Red Jet Hi-Speed catamarans for foot passengers, and a dedicated freight ferry. All our vessels are designed to transport you in comfort and style.
Our Ferry Routes
Our Red Jet Hi-Speed foot passenger ferries travel between Southampton Terminal 2 in Southampton and West Cowes on the Isle of Wight in less than 30 minutes.
The Vehicle Ferries connect Southampton Terminal 1 and East Cowes in just under 60 minutes.
View facilities, access, and information about our four port locations: Terminals 1 and 2 in Southampton and our East Cowes and West Cowes terminals on the Isle of Wight.
On Board Experience
Free Wi-Fi, hot and cold food, snacks and refreshments, a fully licensed bar, wheelchair-friendly access, and comfortable seating – our ferries are well-equipped with everything you need to enjoy your crossing. Explore the facilities on board our Vehicle Ferry and Hi-Speed vessels.