There are 5 ways to get from Croydon to Isle of Wight by train, ferry, bus, car or car ferry

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  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to Southampton Central
  2. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$73 - $110

Cheapest option

Drive, carferry  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Croydon to Portsea, Portsmouth IOW Car Ferry Terminal
  2. Take the carferry from Portsea, Portsmouth IOW Car Ferry Terminal to Fishbourne IOW Ferry Terminal

$30 - $42

3 alternative options

Train, Catamaran, line 3 bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to Portsmouth Harbour
  2. Take the Catamaran from Portsmouth to Ryde Pier Head
  3. Take the line 3 bus from Ryde, Bus Station to Blackwater Mill 3

$68 - $96

Line 264 bus, line 270 bus, bus, Hovercraft, line 9 bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 264 bus from Broad Green, Sumner Road Waddon to Mitcham Fair Green 264
  2. Take the line 270 bus from Mitcham Fair Green to Wandsworth Police Station 270
  3. Take the bus from Wandsworth Police Station to Southsea, Clarence Pier 030
  4. Take the Hovercraft from Southsea Hoverport to Ryde
  5. Take the line 9 bus from Ryde, Bus Station to Newport, Bus Station 9 / ...

$43 - $47

Bus, Hovercraft, line 3 bus  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station X26
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Southsea 203
  3. Take the Hovercraft from Southsea Hoverport to Ryde
  4. Take the line 3 bus from Ryde, Bus Station to Blackwater Mill 3

$67 - $77

Questions & Answers

The distance between Croydon and Isle of Wight is 73 miles.

The best way to get from Croydon to Isle of Wight without a car is to train and ferry which takes 3 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Croydon to Isle of Wight, including transfers.

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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 Croydon to Isle of Wight.
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  • Distance: 73.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 59 min

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

There is no direct connection from Croydon 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 Croydon to Isle of Wight via Portsmouth Harbour, Portsmouth, Ryde Pier Head, Ryde Esplanade, and Ryde, Bus Station in around 4 h 44 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from East Croydon to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to Portsmouth Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Southern Vectis
Website
islandbuses.info
Bus from Ryde, Bus Station to Blackwater Mill
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
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
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Broad Green, Sumner Road Waddon to Mitcham Fair Green
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Mitcham Fair Green to Wandsworth Police Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 Wandsworth Police Station to Southsea, Clarence Pier
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Southsea
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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
Wightlink
Phone
0333 999 7333
Website
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
Car ferry from Portsea, Portsmouth IOW Car Ferry Terminal to Fishbourne IOW Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
wightlink.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

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