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Isle of Wight Hovercraft (Hovertravel)

Add Isle of Wight Hovercraft (Hovertravel) to your Itinerary

Boat

Quay Road
RYDE
Isle of Wight
PO33 2HB

Tel: 08434 878887

Fax: +44 01983 562216

Hovertravel

Facilities

Accessibility

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

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing

Parking & Transport

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

Catering

  • Vending Facilities

Payment Methods

  • Delta
  • Maestro
  • MasterCard
  • Solo
  • Visa

Establishment Features

  • Air conditioning throughout
  • Dogs admitted on a lead
  • Groups welcome - Please call 01983 811000 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

Specialist Features

  • Educational Groups
  • Information Point

Map & Directions

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

    Offer link: Ferry & Travel Offers

  • Family Half Term Travel

    Why not treat your Family to a day away on the world’s only commercial hovercraft this May Half Term for just £30?

    Simply book at the terminal on your day of travel (offer dates: 29th, 30th, 31st May & 1st June 2018) or come and see us in Ryde or Southsea in advance to make your booking.

    Please quote “Family Special”.

    Subject to availability of seats.

     

    The small print: 

    • Valid for day returns only.

    • Travel dates are 29th, 30th, 31st, May & 1st June 2018 only.

    • Maximum of 2 Adults & 3 Children or Minimum of 1 Adult & 2 children counts as a family ticket.

    • Adult age counts as 16yrs+ and Child age counts as 5-15yrs. Under 5yrs are free but must have a boarding pass.

    • Family’s must travel on the same ticket for each leg of the journey.

    • Valid for travel Ryde to Southsea and Southsea to Ryde only.

    • Travel must commence after 9:00am.

    • Tickets are available to book in our Ryde and Southsea Terminal between 22nd May – 1st June 2018 only.

    • Offer expires on Friday 1st June 2018 at 21:55.

    • Discount not available to be used in conjunction with any other offer, discount or special offer.

    • Seats for this offer are subject to availability.

    • Subject to Hovertravel Terms & Conditions.

    • Offer may be withdrawn at any time and is non-refundable and non-transferable.

    • Tickets cannot be split.

    Offer link: Ferry & Travel Offers

  • 50% OFF STANDARD TRAVEL TO ISLE OF WIGHT PRIDE

    QUOTE ‘IW PRIDE’ OVER THE PHONE OR IN OUR SOUTHSEA TERMINAL TO TRAVEL TO ISLE OF WIGHT PRIDE FROM AS LITTLE AS £11.95!!

    Enjoy 50% off Standard Tickets & The Fastest Route to Isle of Wight Pride 2018

    Adult, Senior & Student £11.95 £16.00

    Child (5-15yrs) £5.80 £7.85

     

    • Valid for day returns and period returns only (note period return – return can be up to 90 days later).
    • Valid for travel commencing from Southsea only.
    • Valid for travel between 20th – 22nd July 2018 only.
    • Offer is valid up to max 5 people per transaction.
    • Discount not available to be used in conjunction with any other offer, discount or special offer.
    • Subject to Hovertravel Terms & Conditions.
    • Offer may be withdrawn at any time.
    • Offer is strictly non-refundable and non-transferable.
    • Subject to availability.

    Offer link: Ferry & Travel Offers

  • Extra Special UK Pride Beach Excursion Offer

    ARRIVE TO THE ISLE OF WIGHT AND UK PRIDE EVENT IN STYLE!
    DEPART FROM EITHER LEE-ON-THE-SOLENT OR SOUTHSEA AND LAND AT OUR TEMPORARY HOVERPORT RIGHT ON THE SANDS, IN THE HEART OF THE ISLE OF WIGHT & UK 2018 PRIDE EVENT! 

    Dates & Times

    21st July 2018

    Departing Lee-on–the-Solent at 13:00
    Departing Southsea at 13:30
    Returning from Ryde at 19:00

    Prices 

    £25 per Adult (16yrs+)
    £12.50 per Child (5-15yrs)
    £4.00 per Infant (0-3yrs)
    Terms & Conditions

    Customers must pre-book.
    Payment must be made at the time of booking.
    Pleasure trips & charters are subject to weather conditions.
    Tickets are non-refundable & non-transferable. 
    Hovertravel to reserve the right to amend or change this offer
    Customers must book their own Pride tickets which are free of charge 

    Offer link: Ferry & Travel Offers

Video

  • Catch the hovercraft

TripAdvisor

Opening Times

Open New Year
Opening (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
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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