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There are 4 ways to get from Strood to West Cowes Port by train, ferry, night train, 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.

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Train South Western Railway, ferry  •  4 h 14 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

$55 - $121

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 52 min

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

$38 - $53

2 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  6 h 2 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

$89 - $138

Train, night train, ferry  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Farringdon
  2. Take the night train from Wimbledon to Southampton Central
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$57 - $93

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 52 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 52 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 4 h 14 min and costs £40 - £95.

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Strood to West Cowes Port, including transfers.

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There are 1265+ hotels available in West Cowes Port. Prices start at $74 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: 4 h 14 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 line 140 bus to Rochester, station, take the walk to Rochester, take the train to London Victoria, take the train to Clapham Junction, take the train to Southampton Central, take the walk to Southampton City Centre, Central Station, take the bus to Town Quay, Red Funnel 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, station, Rochester, London Victoria, Southampton Central, Southampton City Centre, Central Station, Town Quay, Red Funnel Terminal, and Southampton in around 6 h 2 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
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
Night train from Wimbledon to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Clapham Junction to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Rochester to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.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
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

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