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Hoverbus

Hovertravel's hoverbus offers easy connectivity between Southsea and Portsmouth. 

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The Hoverbus operates a circular route from Southsea Terminal to:

Portsmouth's The Hard Interchange for Portsmouth Harbour Station, Gosport Ferry, Gunwharf Quays, Historic Dockyard and Spinnaker Tower;

Commercial Road - for Portsmouth & Southsea Station, Cascades Shopping Centre, The Guildhall and City Museum.

Returning to Southsea Terminal via bus stops for the University buildings and Southsea Shopping Centre.

 

The Hoverbus is designed to connect with both the arrival and departure of the hovercraft. Passengers are able to alight and board the bus at stops along the bus route, in addition to those shown on our timetable.

The Hoverbus Route is operated by Stagecoach and all passage is subject to Stagecoach terms and conditions.

  • Hoverbus Fares
  • Hoverbus Timetable
Ticket Adult Child
Single £2.00 £1.75
Return £3.50 £3.00
Unlimited Day Ticket £4.30 £3.40
Book of 10 Tickets £17.00 £14.50

Please note: Hovertravel's Hoverbus is the perfect way to travel around Portsmouth and Southsea. Not only will the Hoverbus take you to and from the Hoverport at Southsea Seafront for your quick and easy trips to the Isle of Wight, but it will also take you around Portsmouth & Southsea.

Unlimited day ticket - Hop on/off the bus all day - unlimited travel on date specified on bus ticket

Timetable

Please see the 7 day HoverBus timetable below which is valid from 4th Feb 2019

Download the HoverBus timetable

The Hoverbus service runs every 30 minutes. Please note:

  • a = Monday to Friday only
  • b = Monday to Saturday only
  • c = Thursday - Saturday only
  • On Bank Holidays we operate a Sunday service
  • Any service without a letter operate 7 days a week
Hoverbus Southsea Hoverport The Hard/Gunwharf Quays Portsmouth Commercial Road Stand C Portsmouth & Southsea Station
DEPART ARRIVE DEPART ARRIVE DEPART ARRIVE DEPART
0626 a 0632 a 0633 a 0639 a 0640 a 0641 a 0642 a
0656 a 0702 a 0703 a 0709 a 0710 a 0711 a 0712 a
0726 a 0732 a 0733 a 0739 a 0740 a 0741 a 0742 a
0756 b 0802 b 0803 a 0809 b 0810 a 0811 b 0812 b
0826 b 0832 b 0833 b 0839 b 0840 b 0841 b 0842 b
08:56 0902 0903 0909 0910 0911 0912
0926 0932 0933 0939 0940 0941 0942
0956 1002 1003 1009 1010 1011 1012
1026 1032 1033 1039 1040 1041 1042
1056 1102 1103 1109 1110 1111 1112
1126 1132 1133 1139 1140 1141 1142
1156 1202 1203 1209 1210 1211 1212
1226 1232 1233 1239 1240 1241 1242
12:56 1302 1303 1309 1310 1311 1312
1326 1332 1333 1339 1340 1341 1342
1356 1402 1403 1409 1410 1411 1412
1426 1432 1433 1439 1440 1441 1442
1456 1502 1503 1509 1510 1511 1512
1526 1532 1533 1539 1540 1541 1542
1556 1602 1603 1609 1610 1611 1612
1626 1632 1633 1639 1640 1641 1642
1656 1702 1703 1709 1710 1711 1712
1726 1732 1733 1739 1740 1741 1742
1756 1802 1803 1809 1810 1811 1812
1826 1832 1833 1839 1840 1841 1842
1856 1902 1903 1909 1910 1911 1912
1926 1932 1933 1939 1940 1941 1942
1956 2002 2003 2009 2010 2011 2012
2026 2032 2033 2039 2040 2041 2042
2056 2102 2103 2109 2110 2111 2112
2126 c 2132 c 2133 c 2139 c 2140 c 2141 c 2142 c