There are 3 ways to get from Hastings 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  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Hastings to Brighton
  2. Take the train from Brighton to Fareham
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$84 - $142

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Hastings to Portsmouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Fishbourne

$32 - $49

1 alternative option

Bus, ferry  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Eastbourne to PORTSMOUTH, The Hard
  2. Take the bus from Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange to Southampton City Centre, WestQuay X4
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$35 - $53

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hastings to Isle of Wight is to drive and car ferry which costs £24 - £40 and takes 2 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hastings to Isle of Wight is to drive and car ferry which costs £24 - £40 and takes 2 h 42 min.

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The distance between Hastings and Isle of Wight is 85 miles.

It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Hastings to Isle of Wight, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Hastings to Isle of Wight. However, you can take the train to Brighton, take the train to Fareham, 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 Hastings to Isle of Wight via Eastbourne Town Centre, Terminus Road Arrivals (Arndale Centre), Eastbourne, PORTSMOUTH, The Hard, Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange, Southampton City Centre, WestQuay, Southampton, East Cowes, and East Cowes, opp Well Road in around 8 h 58 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Hastings to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Brighton to Fareham
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Brighton to Fareham
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $50
Bus operators
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 Portsmouth to Fishbourne
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
wightlink.co.uk

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