Floating Bridge Timetable

The floating bridge runs a service seven days a week, all year round.

The crossing only takes a few minutes; so just turn up and you will never have to wait for long. See timetable below.


LIVE STATUS

COLOR KEY:
Operating to timetable without disruptions. 
Operating to timetable with some disruptions, see notes in orange box below.
Not operating.

Running to normal timetable

CURRENT TIMETABLE

Monday to Saturday

FIRST CROSSING

LAST CROSSING

COWES

0700

2220

EAST COWES

0710

2225

Sundays

FIRST CROSSING

LAST CROSSING

COWES

0630

2220

EAST COWES

0640

2225

Isle of Wight Festival 

The following timetable will operate over the Festival Weekend from Thursday 21st June 2018 to Monday 25th June 2018.

COWES

  • Thursday 21st June 2018
    • First Ferry 0500 Last Ferry 0120
  • Friday 22nd June 2018
    • First Ferry 0500 Last Ferry 0120
  • Saturday 23rd June 2018
    • First Ferry 0500 Last Ferry 0120
  • Sunday 24th June 2018
    • First Ferry 0630 Last Ferry 0050
  • Monday 25th June
    • First Ferry 0500

EAST COWES

  • Thursday 21st June
    • First Ferry 0510 Last Ferry 0125
  • Friday 22nd June 2018
    • First Ferry 0510 Last Ferry 0125
  • Saturday 23rd June 2018
    • First ferry 0510 Last Ferry 0125
  • Sunday 24th June 2018
    • First Ferry 0640 Last Ferry 0055

LOW TIDE DISRUPTIONS

On low spring tides the floating bridge is not able to operate, these times are listed below for the coming months. During these times a passenger launch will be provided instead.

Note: The Launch Service will continue to operate Monday to Saturday inclusive from 0500-0700 until further notice and at the specified times below.

DATE

(AM)

(PM)

28th May

1447-1647

29th May

1527-1727

30th May

1603-1803

31st May

Running as 0500 - 07

1638-1838

JUNE

(AM)

(PM)

12th June

1408-1608

13th June

1457-1657

14th June

1547-1747

15th June

1635-1835

16th June

1723-1923

17th June

0630-0748

1812-2012

18th June

Continue Until 0836

1902-2102

19th June

Continue Until  0929

JULY

(AM)

(PM)

11th July

1347-1547

12th July

1442-1642

13th July

1534-1734

14th July

1624-1824

15th July

1712-1912

16th July

Continue Until 0735

1757-1957

17th July

Continue Until 0820

1843-2043

18th July

Continue Until 0906

1931-2131