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There are 8 ways to get from Liverpool 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.

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains, Hovercraft  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Portsmouth & Southsea
  3. Take the Hovercraft from Southsea Hoverport to Ryde

$204 - $292

Cheapest option

Bus, Hovercraft  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Heathrow Airport London T5
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Southsea 203
  3. Take the Hovercraft from Southsea Hoverport to Ryde

$57 - $66

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Train, ferry  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Stafford
  2. Take the train from Stafford to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$112 - $204

Train, Hovercraft, line 3 bus  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Winchester
  3. Take the train from Winchester to Fratton
  4. Take the Hovercraft from Southsea Hoverport to Ryde
  5. Take the line 3 bus from Ryde, Bus Station to Blackwater Mill 3

Train, Hovercraft via Newport (S Wales)  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Chester to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Fratton
  3. Take the Hovercraft from Southsea Hoverport to Ryde

$162 - $267

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 14 min

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

$68 - $97

Train to Manchester, fly, ferry  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$67 - $223

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly, ferry  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Southampton (SOU) LBA - SOU
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$117 - $333

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Isle of Wight is to bus and Hovercraft which costs £40 - £55 and takes 10 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Isle of Wight is to drive and car ferry which costs £50 - £75 and takes 5 h 14 min.

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The distance between Liverpool and Isle of Wight is 203 miles.

The best way to get from Liverpool to Isle of Wight without a car is to train and Hovercraft which takes 5 h 32 min and costs £150 - £230.

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It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to get from Liverpool to Isle of Wight, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Southampton Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Flybe offers flights from Manchester Airport to Southampton Airport.

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There are 1017+ hotels available in Isle of Wight. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool to Isle of Wight.
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  • Distance: 203.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 32 min

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

There is no direct connection from Liverpool to Isle of Wight. However, you can take the train to London Euston, take the walk to Euston station, take the subway to Waterloo station, take the walk to London Waterloo, take the train to Portsmouth & Southsea, take the walk to Somers Town, University House, take the bus to Southsea, Hovertravel Stop, take the walk to Southsea Hoverport, take the Hovercraft to Ryde, then take the taxi to Isle of Wight. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Liverpool to Isle of Wight via Stafford, Southampton Airport Parkway, Southampton Airport, Airport Parkway, Eastern Docks, National Oceanography Centre, Southampton, East Cowes, and East Cowes, opp Well Road in around 7 h 47 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
South Western Railway
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stafford to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Train from Birmingham New Street to Winchester
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
First Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Fratton
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $20
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Southern Vectis
Phone
+44 330 053 9182
Email
hello@southernvectis.com
Website
islandbuses.info
Bus from Ryde, Bus Station to Blackwater Mill
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
islandbuses.info
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 Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Southsea
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators
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
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

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