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Cross Solent Parcel Service

Hovertravel's Cross-Solent parcel service - Hoverparcels,  is the fastest way of transporting small to medium items of freight and parcels to and from the Isle of Wight.

As well as transporting your parcels across the Solent, we can also deliver and collect your parcels from anywhere on the Island. We offer a same day delivery service which guarantees delivery by the end of that working day.

Please note that the maximum weight we can carry is 40kg per piece subject to our Terms and Conditions.

Hoverparcels offer:

  • Fastest route across the Solent in just under 10 minutes
  • Frequent crossings: Ryde - Portsmouth - Ryde
  • Convenient drop off and collection at our freight receptions
  • Competitive prices
  • Operating 7 days a week
  • Collection service also available
  • The service of choice for all your urgent and small freight requirements


Hovertravel is able to offer credit facilities for cross Solent services. Full details are available at accounts@hovertravel.com. Payment is due within 30 days of invoice receipt.



Apply for your HoverParcels Loyalty Card, then gain 1/2 price on your 6th use or even better... send for FREE after your 10th use of HoverParcels service.

Whether you are a larger business looking to set up a credit account with us, or a smaller business and are paying as you go, then you can apply for one of our HoverParcel Loyalty Cards, bringing you regular offers and savings on Cross-Solent deliveries.

Terms & Conditions

This offer is valid until 31st October 2017. No further discounts apply. Offer may be withdrawn at any time. Stamps cannot be acquired when using Envelope or Hover, Shop & Drop services. Half price and free items cannot exceed 150kg. Loyalty cards are strictly non-transferable. This offer only applies to sales via our Cross-Solent freight service. Simply present your loyalty card at the terminal when paying for your parcels. One 'use' means one transaction of Parcels being transported across the Solent.  Maximum two uses of the loyalty card per day at separate times with a time period between each transaction of 1 hour as minimum. When sending your half price or free parcel , no stamp will be issued. Subject to Hovertravel Terms and Conditions. Emails received from a completed online form are only monitored Mon-Fri (excluding Bank Holidays).

Please enter your details to receive your Loyalty Card

Ryde Southsea Post to address

Please be aware that the email that receives these forms are only monitored Monday to Friday excluding Bank Holidays. If you require any more information regarding this offer please email info@hoverparcels.com.

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Exclusive offer for existing Freight Account Customers.

Available between 1st August - 21st October 2017

To thank all of our valued Freight customers, we're offering free Travel vouchers to use accross the Solent!

From August until 31st October 2017, spend over £200 per month or more, on our Cross-Solent freight service and receive complimentary tickets for you and your employee's to use at any time! The more you use the service the more travel vouchers you receive!

Terms & Conditions

*Amount excluding VAT. Existing account customers only- account must have been set up prior to 1st August (Service used since 1st august applies with this offer. One redemption per account customer. Vouchers will be posted out within 21 working days from the month end, per month spend is equal to the calendar month only. No further discounts apply. Subject to Hovertravel Terms and Conditions. Offer may be withdrawn at any time. Complimentary ticket cannot be exchanged or transferred. This offer only applies to sales via our Cross-Solent freight service.


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