There are 7 ways to get from Cornwall 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  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Luxulyan to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Salisbury
  4. Take the train from Salisbury to St Denys
  5. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$113 - $198

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Cornwall to Lymington
  2. Take the car ferry from Lymington to Yarmouth

$51 - $72

5 alternative options

Train, bus, ferry  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Bodmin Parkway to Newbury
  2. Take the bus from Newbury to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$128 - $244

Bus, ferry via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Lanivet to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade 203
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$113 - $142

Bus, ferry  •  13 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Victoria, Cornwall Services to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station M6
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to PORTSMOUTH, The Hard
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$53 - $75

Fly to Southampton, ferry  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to Southampton (SOU) NQY - SOU
  2. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$112 - $472

Bus, fly to London Gatwick, train, Catamaran, line 9 bus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Lanivet to Newquay
  2. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to London Gatwick (LGW) NQY - LGW
  3. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Portsmouth Harbour
  4. Take the Catamaran from Portsmouth to Ryde Pier Head
  5. Take the line 9 bus from Ryde, Bus Station to Newport, Bus Station

$101 - $253

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cornwall to Isle of Wight is to drive and car ferry which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cornwall to Isle of Wight is to drive and car ferry which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4 h 18 min.

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The distance between Cornwall and Isle of Wight is 152 miles.

It takes approximately 8 h 14 min to get from Cornwall to Isle of Wight, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Cornwall to Isle of Wight. However, you can take the train to Plymouth, take the train to Exeter St Davids, take the train to Salisbury, take the train to St Denys, take the taxi 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 Cornwall to Isle of Wight via Bodmin, Mount Folly, Bodmin Parkway Station, Bodmin Parkway, Newbury, Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade, Southampton, East Cowes, and East Cowes, opp Well Road in around 9 h 12 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newquay to Southampton via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Newquay to Southampton via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Newquay to Southampton via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Newquay to Southampton via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Newquay to Southampton via Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Newquay to Southampton via Liverpool, Belfast City
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Newquay to Southampton via Birmingham, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Newquay to Southampton via Belfast City, Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Newquay to Southampton via Birmingham, Guernsey
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Newquay to Southampton via Belfast City, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Newquay to Southampton via Birmingham, Belfast City
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Newquay to Southampton via Manchester, Belfast City
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Newquay to Southampton via Leeds Bradford, Belfast City
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Newquay to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Newquay to Southampton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Luxulyan to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $50
Train from Bodmin Parkway to Newbury
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $200
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $200
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Salisbury to St Denys
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 Newbury to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Lanivet to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to PORTSMOUTH, The Hard
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Lanivet to Newquay
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Victoria, Cornwall Services to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Southern Vectis
Website
islandbuses.info
Bus from Ryde, Bus Station to Newport, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
islandbuses.info
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
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
Ferry from Portsmouth to Ryde Pier Head
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
wightlink.co.uk

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