Services are operating on time

Hovertravel operates the fastest ferry crossing between Southsea in Portsmouth and Ryde on the Isle Of Wight. Our timetabled services are scheduled as far ahead as March 2023 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 provides an easy and quick connection between our Southsea HoverPort and the main rail and coach stations, as well as some great attractions and shopping around Portsmouth.

Summer Timetable - 16th July 2022 - 16th 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
Event Extra Flights
  • Victorious Festival 2022
  • Ryde Illuminated Carnival
  • Great South Run 2022


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

Date Late 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


Ryde Carnival brings a dazzling end to summer on the Isle of Wight. Stay and enjoy the parade into the evening with our late flights from Ryde. 

Date Extra Flights From Ryde
Saturday 3rd September 2022

21:45, 22:45


Extra flights from Ryde to Southsea helping you get to the start line of the South's biggest and best running event.

Date Extra Flights From Ryde
Sunday 16th October 2022

8:15, 08:45, 09:15, 09:45, 10:15

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
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