There are 6 ways to get from Strood to West Cowes Port by train, ferry, bus, car or car ferry

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

Train, ferry  •  3 h 45 min

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

$59 - $94

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 48 min

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

$37 - $56

4 alternative options

Train, ferry via Clapham Junction  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Central
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$59 - $97

Line 96 bus, train, ferry  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 96 bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Plumstead Road Plumstead Station 96
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$53 - $79

Train Southern, ferry  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Southampton Central
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$93 - $149

Bus, Hovercraft  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom to Victoria 762 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Southsea, Clarence Pier 030
  3. Take the Hovercraft from Southsea Hoverport to Ryde

$51 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Strood to West Cowes Port is to drive and car ferry which costs £28 - £45 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Strood to West Cowes Port is to drive and car ferry which costs £28 - £45 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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The distance between Strood and West Cowes Port is 89 miles.

The best way to get from Strood to West Cowes Port without a car is to train and ferry which takes 3 h 45 min and costs £45 - £75.

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Strood to West Cowes Port, including transfers.

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There are 1233+ hotels available in West Cowes Port. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Strood to West Cowes Port.
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  • Distance: 89 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

What companies run services between Strood, England and West Cowes Port, England?

There is no direct connection from Strood to West Cowes Port. However, you can take the train to 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 Southampton Central, take the walk to Southampton City Centre, Central Station, take the bus to Town Quay, Red Jet Terminal, take the walk to Southampton, then take the ferry to East Cowes. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Strood to West Cowes Port via Rochester, Railway Station, Rochester, London Victoria, Clapham Junction, Southampton Central, Southampton City Centre, Central Station, Town Quay, Red Jet Terminal, and Southampton in around 4 h 24 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Strood to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Train from Rochester to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Plumstead Road Plumstead Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Clarkes of London
Phone
020 8778 6697
Email
info@clarkescoaches.co.uk
Website
clarkescoaches.co.uk
Bus from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom to Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
Clarkes of London
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 Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Southsea, Clarence Pier
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
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
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
Wightlink
Phone
0333 999 7333
Website
wightlink.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Fishbourne
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
wightlink.co.uk

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