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

Running to timetable

JANUARY STATISTICS

Foot Passengers: 25,292
Cars Carried: 18,667
Hours Operated: 578.5
% of schedule: 96.9%

DECEMBER STATISTICS

Foot Passengers: 25,201
Cars Carried: 20,283
Hours Operated: 582
% of schedule: 98%

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