Southampton Ferries


Coronavirus ferry travel advice

Please note that the information provided is correct to the best of our knowledge at the time we have received the same information from the Ferry Operators. The situation is changing rapidly and we will try to keep the website updated as soon as we receive updates from the ferry companies.

Southampton Routes

  • East Cowes to Southampton / Southampton to East Cowes
    Red Funnel operates ferry crossings on the route East Cowes - Southampton
    19 crossings daily
    1 hr

Special Offers

Please Note: Southampton Ferries to the Isle of Wight are currently not available to be booked through AFerry, however Wightlink Ferries and Hovertravel offer alternative routes to the Isle of Wight, please use the booking engine above for more details and to book.

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Southampton port facilities

Southampton Ferry port facilities include a cash machine, heated waiting area, trolleys, payphones, toilets, vending machines and a small shop. Parking is also available at Triangle Car Park.

Getting to Southampton

From London, take the M25 then the M3 towards Southampton. Then follow the signs to the Ferry port.

From the East exit the M27 at junction 7, then follow the A334 and then the A3024 to Southampton. From there follow the signs to the Ferry Port.

From the West exit the M27 at junction 3, then follow the M271 and then the A3024 to Southampton. From there follow the signs to the Ferry Port.

National Express operates a frequent UK coach service from Southampton Coach Station (near the rail station). There are regular coach services to Heathrow, Central London, Brighton, Bournemouth, Exeter, Plymouth, Penzance, Salisbury, Bath, Bristol, Oxford, Birmingham, Stoke on Trent, Liverpool, Sheffield and the North. There is also a free CityLink shuttle bus from the nearby rail station that can take you to the ferry terminal.

From London; South West Trains operate frequent services between Waterloo (via Clapham Jct, Woking, Basingstoke, Winchester, Southampton Airport) and Southampton Central taking a little over an hour.

Virgin Cross Country Trains operate from Scotland, the North, Midlands and Birmingham; Wessex Passenger Trains run from South Wales through Bristol and Salisbury; South West Trains run services from Weymouth, Poole and Bournemouth and Connex provide services to Portsmouth and Brighton.

About Southampton

The city of Southampton is also very popular as a leisure and cultural destination, many of its charms include its nightlife, shops and its history. For a more cultural tour of the city, visit the Maritime Museum and relive the story of the Titanic, or learn the history of the port of Southampton, or visit the Southampton Hall of Aviation to find out about the Spitfire which was designed in Southampton. The city has many other museums including the God's Tower Museum and the Museum of Archaeology. For a more leisurely tour, browse the shops at the West Quay shopping centre and taste some of the cosmopolitan cuisine whilst taking a break in one of the many restaurants.

Southampton Map

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Port Addresses

Red Funnel

Dock Gate 7 off Town Quay Road, Southampton (vehicle ferry services to East Cowes), , SO14 2AQ, United Kingdom