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Hovertravel is the fastest Isle of Wight ferry route across the Solent, taking you directly to the shore at Southsea or Ryde in just 10 minutes. Our terminals are conveniently located to connect you to your onward destination.

Our Location

Ryde Hoverport is situated on the North East side of the Isle of Wight. Only a few minutes’ walk to the shops, bars and restaurants and the beautiful sandy beaches. There are plenty of Isle of Wight public transport options including rail, bus, hire car or go-taxi to help you explore the island with ease. If travelling by vehicle the Council car park is located next to our terminal.

Southsea Hoverport is situated on the UK South Coast. Our HoverBus operates from outside the terminal for access to Portsmouth rail and coach stations and town centre for easy onward connections by rail or coach. If travelling by vehicle follow the signs for Isle of Wight ferries, Seafront and Historic Waterfront. From here on, follow the signs for the Hovercraft. The Council car park is located opposite our terminal.