The Cowes Floating Bridge carries vehicles, bikes and foot passengers between Cowes & East Cowes 7 days a week, all year round.

The short crossing across the river Medina only takes a few minutes.
Monday to Saturday: 0500 to 0030
Sundays: 0630 to 0030


The service is operated by the Isle of Wight Council and saves a 11 mile round trip by road.

LIVE STATUS

Currently out of service due to a mechanical problem. Replacement foot passenger launch is in operation

JULY STATISTICS

Foot passengers: 47,332
Cars carried: 18,241
Hours operated: 527
% of schedule: 88.0%

AUGUST STATISTICS

Foot passengers: 67,884
Cars carried: 22,651
Hours operated: 621
% of schedule: 100%

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