• Our partners include:

  • National Express
  • RailEurope
  • ThamesLink
  • Virgin Trains
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber

There are 4 ways to get from Selsey to Isle of Wight by car, car ferry, bus, ferry or train

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

Drive, car ferry  •  1 h 36 min

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

$20 - $27

3 alternative options

Bus, Hovercraft, line 9 bus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Selsey, High Street to Chichester, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Chichester to PORTSMOUTH, The Hard 206
  3. Take the Hovercraft from Southsea Hoverport to Ryde
  4. Take the line 9 bus from Ryde, Bus Station to Newport, Bus Station 9 / ...

Bus, train, ferry, line 5 bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Selsey, Church to Chichester, Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Chichester to Southampton Central
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes
  4. Take the line 5 bus from East Cowes, opp Well Road to Newport, Bus Station 5

Bus, train, Hovercraft, line 3 bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Selsey, High Street to Chichester, Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Chichester to Portsmouth & Southsea
  3. Take the bus from City Centre, City Shops South to Southsea, Clarence Pier 8
  4. Take the Hovercraft from Southsea Hoverport to Ryde
  5. Take the line 3 bus from Ryde, Bus Station to Blackwater Mill 3

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Selsey to Isle of Wight is to drive and car ferry which costs £15 - £21 and takes 1 h 36 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Selsey to Isle of Wight is to drive and car ferry which costs £15 - £21 and takes 1 h 36 min.

More details

The distance between Selsey and Isle of Wight is 24 miles.

The best way to get from Selsey to Isle of Wight without a car is to bus and Hovercraft and line 9 bus which takes 2 h 46 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to get from Selsey to Isle of Wight, including transfers.

More details

There are 966+ hotels available in Isle of Wight. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Selsey to Isle of Wight.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 24.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 36 min

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

There is no direct connection from Selsey to Isle of Wight. 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 Isle of Wight. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Selsey to Isle of Wight via Chichester, Bus Station, Chichester, PORTSMOUTH, The Hard, Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange, Southsea, Clarence Pier, Southsea Hoverport, Ryde, and Ryde, Bus Station in around 2 h 46 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Chichester to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chichester to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Chichester to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $35
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Selsey, High Street to Chichester, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Chichester, Bus Station to Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Selsey, Church to Chichester, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Chichester to PORTSMOUTH, The Hard
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Southern Vectis
Website
islandbuses.info
Bus from Ryde, Bus Station to Newport, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
islandbuses.info
Bus from East Cowes, opp Well Road to Newport, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
islandbuses.info
Bus from Ryde, Bus Station to Blackwater Mill
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
islandbuses.info
Hovertravel
Phone
+44 1983 717700
Email
info@hovertravel.com
Website
hovertravel.co.uk
Bus from City Centre, City Shops South to Southsea Hoverport
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
hovertravel.co.uk
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
$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
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

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.