There are 4 ways to get from Eastleigh to Sandown by car, car ferry, train, ferry or bus

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

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Drive, car ferry  •  1h 25m

  1. Drive from Eastleigh to Portsea, Portsmouth IOW Car Ferry Terminal
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsea, Portsmouth IOW Car Ferry Terminal to Fishbourne IOW Ferry Terminal

£15 - £21

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry, line 3 bus  •  3h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Airport, Airport Parkway to Town Quay, Platform Tavern U1c
  2. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes
  3. Take the line 3 bus from Newport, Bus Station to Sandown, The Heights 2 / ...

£13 - £25

2 alternative options

Train, Catamaran  •  2h 19m

  1. Take the train from Eastleigh to Portsmouth Harbour
  2. Take the Catamaran from Portsmouth to Ryde Pier Head

£20 - £36

Bus, Hovercraft, line 3 bus  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Eastleigh, Campbell Road to Southampton City Centre, Marlands 2 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to PORTSMOUTH, The Hard 203 / ...
  3. Take the Hovercraft from Southsea Hoverport to Ryde
  4. Take the line 3 bus from Ryde, Bus Station to Sandown, The Heights 2 / ...

£24 - £37

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Eastleigh to Sandown is to drive and car ferry which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Eastleigh to Sandown is to drive and car ferry which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1h 25m.

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The distance between Eastleigh and Sandown is 23 miles.

The best way to get from Eastleigh to Sandown without a car is to train and Catamaran which takes 2h 19m and costs £20 - £40.

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It takes approximately 1h 25m to get from Eastleigh to Sandown, including transfers.

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There are 1110+ hotels available in Sandown. Prices start at £52 per night.

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Map of how to get from Eastleigh to Sandown.
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  • Distance: 23.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 25m

What companies run services between Eastleigh, England and Sandown, GB-IOW, England?

There is no direct connection from Eastleigh to Sandown. However, you can take the drive to Portsea, Portsmouth IOW Car Ferry Terminal, take the car ferry to Fishbourne IOW Ferry Terminal, then take the drive to Sandown. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Eastleigh to Sandown via Portsmouth Harbour, Portsmouth, Ryde Pier Head, and Ryde Pier Head in around 2h 19m.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Eastleigh to Portsmouth Harbour
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £20
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£9 - £13
Anytime Day 1st Class
£16 - £20
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Eastleigh to Portsmouth Harbour
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£9 - £17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£7 - £11
Advanced Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £17
Bus operators
Bluestar
Phone
01202 338421
Email
managersmailbox@bluestarbus.co.uk
Website
bluestarbus.co.uk
Bus from Eastleigh, Campbell Road to Southampton City Centre, Marlands
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3
Website
Bluestar
Unilink
Phone
023 8059 5974
Email
talk2us@unilinkbus.co.uk
Website
unilinkbus.co.uk
Bus from Eastleigh, Campbell Road to Southampton City Centre, Marlands
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£2
Website
Unilink
Bus from Southampton Airport, Airport Parkway to Town Quay, Platform Tavern
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Unilink
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 Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to PORTSMOUTH, The Hard
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Book at
National Express
Southern Vectis
Phone
+44 330 053 9182
Email
hello@southernvectis.com
Website
islandbuses.info
Bus from Ryde, Bus Station to Sandown, The Heights
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Southern Vectis
Bus from Newport, Bus Station to Sandown, The Heights
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £2
Website
Southern Vectis
Ferry operators
Wightlink
Phone
0333 999 7333
Website
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
£10 - £13
Website
Wightlink
Ferry from Portsmouth to Ryde Pier Head
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Wightlink
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
£14 - £19
Website
Hovertravel
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
£8 - £17
Website
Red Funnel

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