There are 5 ways to get from South Downs College to Isle of Wight by 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

Carferry  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the carferry from Portsea, Portsmouth IOW Car Ferry Terminal to Fishbourne IOW Ferry Terminal

$16 - $22

4 alternative options

Line 8 bus, Hovercraft, line 9 bus  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Cosham, Health Centre to Southsea, Clarence Pier 8
  2. Take the Hovercraft from Southsea Hoverport to Ryde
  3. Take the line 9 bus from Ryde, Bus Station to Newport, Bus Station 9 / ...

$35 - $37

Bus, train, ferry, line 5 bus  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Purbrook, Crookhorn Precinct to Cosham Interchange 7 / ...
  2. Take the train from Cosham to Southampton Central
  3. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Central Station to Town Quay, Red Jet Terminal
  4. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes
  5. Take the line 5 bus from East Cowes, opp Well Road to Newport, Bus Station 5

$29 - $52

Line 8 bus, Hovercraft, line 3 bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Waterlooville, Precinct to Southsea, Clarence Pier 8
  2. Take the Hovercraft from Southsea Hoverport to Ryde
  3. Take the line 3 bus from Ryde, Bus Station to Blackwater Mill 3

$40 - $41

Line 20 bus, Catamaran, line 3 bus  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 20 bus from Purbrook, College Road to Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange 20
  2. Take the Catamaran from Portsmouth to Ryde Pier Head
  3. Take the line 3 bus from Ryde, Bus Station to Blackwater Mill 3

$26 - $33

Questions & Answers

The distance between South Downs College and Isle of Wight is 19 miles.

The best way to get from South Downs College to Isle of Wight without a car is to line 8 bus and Hovercraft and line 9 bus which takes 2 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to get from South Downs College to Isle of Wight, including transfers.

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There are 970+ hotels available in Isle of Wight. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Downs College to Isle of Wight.
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  • Distance: 19.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 16 min

What companies run services between South Downs College, England and Isle of Wight, England?

Wightlink operates a car ferry from South Downs College to Isle of Wight hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $16 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cosham to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $20
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Cosham, Health Centre to Southsea, Clarence Pier
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Purbrook, Crookhorn Precinct to Cosham Interchange
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
Bus from Waterlooville, Precinct to Southsea, Clarence Pier
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Southern Vectis
Website
islandbuses.info
Bus from Ryde, Bus Station to Newport, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
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
Bus from Ryde, Bus Station to Blackwater Mill
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
islandbuses.info
Stagecoach in Portsmouth
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Purbrook, Crookhorn Precinct to Cosham Interchange
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Purbrook, College Road to Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bluestar
Website
bluestarbus.co.uk
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Central Station to Town Quay, Red Jet Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bluestarbus.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
Ferry from Portsmouth to Ryde Pier Head
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
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

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