There are 4 ways to get from Birmingham to Isle of Wight by train, ferry, bus, car, car ferry or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, ferry  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Southampton Central
  2. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$87 - $132

Cheapest option

Drive, carferry  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Lymington
  2. Take the carferry from Lymington to Yarmouth

$46 - $66

2 alternative options

Bus, Hovercraft  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Southsea, Clarence Pier 030
  3. Take the Hovercraft from Southsea Hoverport to Ryde

$53 - $60

Train, fly, ferry  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$112 - $290

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The distance between Birmingham and Isle of Wight is 128 miles.

The best way to get from Birmingham to Isle of Wight without a car is to train and ferry which takes 4 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Birmingham to Isle of Wight, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Southampton Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Flybe offers flights from Manchester Airport to Southampton Airport.

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There are 970+ hotels available in Isle of Wight. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Isle of Wight.
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  • Distance: 128.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 26 min

What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Isle of Wight, England?

There is no direct connection from Birmingham to Isle of Wight. However, you can take the train to Southampton Central, take the walk to Southampton City Centre, Central Station, take the bus to Town Quay, Red Jet Terminal, take the walk to Southampton, take the ferry to East Cowes, take the walk to East Cowes, opp Well Road, then take the line 5 bus to Newport, Bus Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Birmingham to Isle of Wight via London Victoria Coach Station, Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station, Southsea, Clarence Pier, Southsea Hoverport, Ryde, and Ryde, Bus Station in around 7 h 45 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$65 - $95
Train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Southsea, Clarence Pier
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators
Red Funnel
Phone
+44 2380 019192
Email
post@redfunnel.co.uk
Website
redfunnel.co.uk
Ferry from Southampton to East Cowes
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
redfunnel.co.uk
Hovertravel
Phone
+44 1983 717700
Email
info@hovertravel.com
Website
hovertravel.co.uk
Ferry from Southsea Hoverport to Ryde
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
hovertravel.co.uk
Wightlink
Phone
0333 999 7333
Website
wightlink.co.uk
Car ferry from Lymington to Yarmouth
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
wightlink.co.uk

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