There are 2 ways to get from Southampton Central Station to Isle of Wight by car, car ferry, ferry or bus

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 27 min

  1. Drive from Southampton Central Station to Lymington
  2. Take the car ferry from Lymington to Yarmouth

$16 - $24

Cheapest option

Ferry, line 5 bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes
  2. Take the line 5 bus from East Cowes, opp Well Road to Newport, Bus Station 5

$14 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southampton Central Station to Isle of Wight is to drive and car ferry which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton Central Station to Isle of Wight is to ferry and line 5 bus which costs £11 - £20 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The distance between Southampton Central Station and Isle of Wight is 17 miles.

It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to get from Southampton Central Station to Isle of Wight, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Southampton Central Station to Isle of Wight.
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  • Distance: 17.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 27 min

What companies run services between Southampton Central Station, Southampton, England and Isle of Wight, England?

There is no direct connection from Southampton Central Station to Isle of Wight. However, you can take the drive to Lymington, take the car ferry to Yarmouth, then take the drive to Isle of Wight. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Southampton Central Station to Isle of Wight via Southampton, East Cowes, and East Cowes, opp Well Road in around 1 h 26 min.

Bus operators
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
Wightlink
Phone
0333 999 7333
Website
wightlink.co.uk
Car ferry from Lymington to Yarmouth
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
wightlink.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 - $21
Schedules at
redfunnel.co.uk

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