Isle of Wight Hovercraft (Hovertravel)

Add Isle of Wight Hovercraft (Hovertravel) to your Itinerary

Boat

Quay Road
RYDE
Isle of Wight
PO33 2HB

Tel: 0345 222 0461

Hovercraft on the water, Hovertravel

Book Tickets

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Accessible Lift - Not necessary in terminal, Wheelchair lift to craft.
  • Text Message Facility
  • Wheelchair user accessible

Catering

  • Vending Facilities

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing

Establishment Features

  • Air conditioning throughout
  • Dogs admitted on a lead
  • Groups welcome - Please contact groups@hovertravel.com to book for a group of 15 persons or more, to book and gain group travel discounts.
  • Open all year round - Except Christmas Day and Boxing Day.
  • Open on bank holidays - Except Christmas Day and Boxing Day.
  • Prior Booking Recommended
  • Toilets on Site

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking - Council operated Coach parking nearby.
  • Secure cycle parking

Payment Methods

  • Delta
  • Maestro
  • MasterCard
  • Solo
  • Visa

Specialist Features

  • Educational Groups
  • Information Point

Map & Directions

Special Offers

  • Hovertravel Special Offers

    Hovertravel provides the fastest Isle of Wight ferry service across the Solent and is the world's longest running and only commercial hovercraft operator in Europe. The Hovercraft takes you directly to the shore at Southsea or Ryde in just 10 minutes.

    For Special Offers - http://www.hovertravel.co.uk/special-offers/index.php

    For great value combined and discounted Travel & Attraction tickets  -  http://www.hovertravel.co.uk/attractions/isle-of-wight/index.php

    For more information on Hovertravel  - www.hovertravel.com

    Ferry & Travel - redeem this special offer between 01/01/2018 and 31/12/2022

    Offer link: Ferry & Travel

  • £45 Family Off Peak Day Return

    2 Adults and up to 3 children

    Fly a family of 5 across the Solent to the stunning Isle of Wight for only £45 day return, when you book online at least 48 hours in advance and travel off peak!

    http://hovertravel.co.uk/special-offers/40-family-day-return

    Ferry & Travel - redeem this special offer between 03/08/2020 and 31/12/2022

    Offer link: Ferry & Travel

  • £65 Family Off Peak Period Return

    2 Adults and up to 3 children

    Extend your Isle of Wight stay with Hovertravel’s family off peak period return, return up to 90 days later for only £65 for a family of 5! Simply book online at least 48 hours in advance and travel off peak.

    https://www.hovertravel.co.uk/FamilyPeriodReturn65/

     

    Ferry & Travel - redeem this special offer between 03/08/2020 and 31/12/2022

    Offer link: Ferry & Travel

  • Autumn Walking Festival Ferry Offer

    20% off travel for all walkers of the Isle of Wight Walking Festival with Hovertravel - fly to the Isle of Wight Walking Festival between the 8th and 16th October 2022 in just 10 minutes. 

    To book visit the Hovertravel website and use the WALKFEST22 code. 

    T&Cs:

    • Discount only valid for travel between 7th – 15th May & 8th – 16th October 2022.
    • When travelling, walkers must show valid 2022 walking registration form at the Boarding Gate with their discounted flight ticket or extra charges may apply.
    • Tickets must be booked 24 hours before travel.
    • Discount only valid for travel Southsea – Ryde only.
    • Discount valid for up to 4 passengers.
    • Discount only valid on standard adult & child day & period returns.
    • Discount cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers, discounts or combos.
    • Discount only valid when promo code WALKFEST22 is applied at the checkout.
    • Discount only valid at www.hovertravel.com and not available over the phone or in the terminal.
    • Hovertravel reserve the right to withdraw or change this offer at any time.
    • Standard Hovertravel booking Terms & Conditions apply.

    Ferry & Travel - redeem this special offer between 07/03/2022 and 16/10/2022

    Walking Festival Offers - redeem this special offer between 23/03/2022 and 16/10/2022

    Offer link: Ferry & Travel, Walking Festival Offers

Video

  • Catch the hovercraft

TripAdvisor

Awards

  • Visit Isle of Wight AwardGreen Star - Silver- Visit Isle Of Wight - 2019/20 Green Star - Silver- Visit Isle Of Wight - 2019/20 2019
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -WTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

Opening Times

Open New Year
Opening (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)
DayTimes
Monday06:0022:00*
Tuesday06:0022:00*
Wednesday06:0022:00*
Thursday06:0022:00*
Friday06:0022:00*
Saturday06:0022:00*
Sunday06:0022:00*

* Please check www.hovertravel.com for full timetable, including for Bank holidays. Winter Services Opening Times may vary

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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