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Recommended option

Train, ferry  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Totton
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$85 - $165

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Leicester to Southampton National Express
  2. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$32 - $48

3 alternative options

Bus, ferry via Heathrow Airport London  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Leicester to Heathrow Airport London 230 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Winchester 203
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$74 - $95

Bus, train, line 1 bus, ferry, line 5 bus  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Coventry, Corporation St 48
  2. Take the bus from Coventry, Sainsbury's to Leamington Spa, Railway Station X17
  3. Take the train from Leamington Spa to Winchester
  4. Take the line 1 bus from Winchester, Railway Station to Southampton City Centre, Bargate 1
  5. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes
  6. Take the line 5 bus from East Cowes, opp Well Road to Newport, Bus Station 5

$92 - $139

Drive, car ferry  •  3 h 43 min

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

$49 - $72

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

There is no direct connection from Leicester to Isle of Wight. However, you can take the train to London St Pancras International, take the walk to Euston Underground Station, take the Tube to Waterloo Underground Station, take the walk to London Waterloo, take the train to Totton, 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 Leicester to Isle of Wight via Southampton, East Cowes, and East Cowes, opp Well Road in around 6 h 53 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$23 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leicester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leicester to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Winchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Coventry, Corporation St
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Coventry, Sainsbury's to Leamington Spa, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bluestar
Website
bluestarbus.co.uk
Bus from Winchester, Railway Station to Southampton City Centre, Bargate
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bluestarbus.co.uk
Southern Vectis
Website
islandbuses.info
Bus from East Cowes, opp Well Road to Newport, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
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 Portsmouth to Fishbourne
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
wightlink.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Leicester and Isle of Wight is 220 km.

The cheapest way to get from Leicester to Isle of Wight is to bus and ferry which costs £23 - £40 and takes 6 h 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Leicester to Isle of Wight is to drive and car ferry which takes 3 h 43 min and costs £35 - £55.

It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Leicester to Isle of Wight, including transfers.