Our services are operating on time. From 30/11/21 you must wear a face covering and remember to book your tickets online.

Hovertravel operates fastest ferry crossing between Southsea in Portsmouth and Ryde on the Isle Of Wight. Our timetabled services are scheduled as far ahead as March 2022 and bookings can be made up to that date.

During peak times we add extra flights ad-hoc from our standard timetable, use the book now button to check the latest services. 

 

Our specially operated HoverBus timetable provides an easy and quick connection between the Southsea HoverPort and the main rail & coach stations, as well as some great attractions and shopping around Portsmouth.

Winter Timetable 30th September 2021 - 31st March 2022

Winter timetable valid from 30th September 2021 - 31st March - Excluding Christmas 

 

For your convenience, our Hoverbus service runs every 30 minutes.

  • Monday

  • Tuesday

  • Wednesday

  • Thursday

  • Friday

  • Saturday

  • Sunday

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0915 0930
1015 1030
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030

 

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0915 0930
1015 1030
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0915 0930
1015 1030
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0915 0930
1015 1030
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0915 0930
1015 1030
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0815  0830 
0915 0930
1015 1030
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1615 1630
1715 1730
1815  1830 
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0815  0830 
0915 0930
1015 1030
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1615 1630
1715 1730
1815  1830 
1915  1930 
2015 2030
Event Extra Flights
  • Victorious Festival 2022

 

Late night flights from Southsea to Ryde so you can enjoy the whole festival right up to the last act! 

Date Late Night Flights From Southsea
Friday 26th August 2022

22:30, 23:00, 23:30, 00:00

Saturday 27th August 2022

22:00, 22:30, 23:00, 23:30, 00:00, 00:30

Sunday 28th August 2022

22:30, 23:00, 23:30, 00:00, 00:30

Xmas Timetable - 20th Dec 2021 - 3rd Jan 2022
  • 20th - 23rd Dec

  • 24th Dec

  • 25th & 26th Dec

  • 27th & 28th Dec

  • 29th & 30th Dec

  • 31st Dec

  • 1st Jan

  • 2nd & 3rd Jan

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0915 0930
1015 1030
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0915 0930
1015 1030
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1915 1930

No Service - Have a great Christmas from all of us at Hovertravel! 

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0815  0830 
0915 0930
1015 1030
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1615 1630
1715 1730
1815  1830 
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0915 0930
1015 1030
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0915 0930
1015 1030
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1615 1630
1715 1730
1815  1830 
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0915 0930
1015 1030
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1615 1630
1715 1730
1815  1830 
2015 2030

 

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0815 0830
0915 0930
1015 1030
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1615 1630
1715 1730
1815 1830
1915 1930
2015 2100
Spring Timetable 1st April 2022 - 15th July 2022
  • Monday

  • Tuesday

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  • Friday

  • Saturday

  • Sunday

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0845 0900
0915 0930
0945 1000
1015 1030
1045 1100
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0845 0900
0915 0930
0945 1000
1015 1030
1045 1100
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0845 0900
0915 0930
0945 1000
1015 1030
1045 1100
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0845 0900
0915 0930
0945 1000
1015 1030
1045 1100
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0845 0900
0915 0930
0945 1000
1015 1030
1045 1100
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0815  0830 
0845 0900
0915 0930
0945 1000
1015 1030
1045 1100
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0815  0830 
0845 0900
0915 0930
0945 1000
1015 1030
1045 1100
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1915  1930 
2015 2030
Summer Timetable - 16th July 2022 - 16th September 2022

Sumer timetable valid from 1st April - 30th September 2022

 

For your convenience, our Hoverbus service runs every 30 minutes.

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0845 0900
0915 0930
0945 1000
1015 1030
1045 1100
1115 1130
1145 1200
1215 1230
1245 1300
1315 1330
1345 1400
1415 1430
1445 1500
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0845 0900
0915 0930
0945 1000
1015 1030
1045 1100
1115 1130
1145 1200
1215 1230
1245 1300
1315 1330
1345 1400
1415 1430
1445 1500
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0845 0900
0915 0930
0945 1000
1015 1030
1045 1100
1115 1130
1145 1200
1215 1230
1245 1300
1315 1330
1345 1400
1415 1430
1445 1500
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0845 0900
0915 0930
0945 1000
1015 1030
1045 1100
1115 1130
1145 1200
1215 1230
1245 1300
1315 1330
1345 1400
1415 1430
1445 1500
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Symbol Notes

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Fridays & Saturdays Only

23rd July - 28th August 

 

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0845 0900
0915 0930
0945 1000
1015 1030
1045 1100
1115 1130
1145 1200
1215 1230
1245 1300
1315 1330
1345 1400
1415 1430
1445 1500
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030
2115+ 2130+

Timetable

Symbol Notes

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Fridays & Saturdays Only

23rd July - 28th August 

 

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0815  0830 
0845 0900
0915 0930
0945 1000
1015 1030
1045 1100
1115 1130
1145 1200
1215 1230
1245 1300
1315 1330
1345 1400
1415 1430
1445 1500
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030
2115+ 2130+

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0815  0830 
0845 0900
0915 0930
0945 1000
1015 1030
1045 1100
1115 1130
1145 1200
1215 1230
1245 1300
1315 1330
1345 1400
1415 1430
1445 1500
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1715 1730
1815  1830 
1915  1930 
2015 2030
Winter Timetable - 17th September 2022 - 31st March 2023
  • Monday

  • Tuesday

  • Wednesday

  • Thursday

  • Friday

  • Saturday

  • Sunday

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0915 0930
1015 1030
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0915 0930
1015 1030
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0915 0930
1015 1030
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0915 0930
1015 1030
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0615  0630 
0645  0700 
0715  0730 
0745  0800 
0815  0830 
0915 0930
1015 1030
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1545  1600 
1615 1630
1645  1700 
1715 1730
1745 1800
1815  1830 
1845 - Freight Only 1900
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0815  0830 
0915 0930
1015 1030
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1615 1630
1715 1730
1815  1830 
1915  1930 
2015 2030

Timetable

Ryde to Portsmouth Portsmouth to Ryde
0815  0830 
0915 0930
1015 1030
1115 1130
1215 1230
1315 1330
1415 1430
1515 1530
1615 1630
1715 1730
1815  1830 
1915  1930 
2015 2030
Hoverbus Timetable

Click to see HoverBus fares & timetables

HoverBus links the Portsmouth & Southsea and Portsmouth Harbour Rail Stations, along with the Gunwharf Premium shopping Centre and the City Centre of Portsmouth to the Southsea Hoverport.

UK Rail & Coach Connections & Timetable

The Hovercraft & HoverBus timetables are also included in the UK’s national Rail & Coach providers, and more details can be obtained from the following.

 

National Rail
Hovertravel offer discounted through connections with all UK rail operators and the HoverBus is included in the fare. In addition, all railcard’s are permitted for use on the through rail tickets.
Book now

National Express
Connecting the UK and the Isle Of Wight with special Coach & Hover fares.

Book now