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Ferry Port Overview

Please Note: Southampton Ferries to the Isle of Wight are currently not available to be booked through First54Ferries & AFerry.co.uk, however Wightlink Ferries offer alternative routes to the Isle of Wight, please use the booking engine above for more details and to book.

Southampton Ferry Port is a major port located on the South coast of England and is one of largest towns in the area. The port of Southampton has always been important to the city, the docks being a major employer, but also being an important port for cruise liners.

The city of Southampton is also very popular as a leisure and cultural destination, many of its charms include its nightlife, shops and its history. For a more cultural tour of the city, visit the Maritime Museum and relive the story of the Titanic, or learn the history of the port of Southampton, or visit the Southampton Hall of Aviation to find out about the Spitfire which was designed in Southampton. The city has many other museums including the God's Tower Museum and the Museum of Archaeology. For a more leisurely tour, browse the shops at the West Quay shopping centre and taste some of the cosmopolitan cuisine whilst taking a break in one of the many restaurants.


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Book your ferry online and a booking reference will be sent to you by email. When you arrive at the port of departure present the booking reference number together with a photo ID and you will be given your ferry tickets.


Southampton Ferry Port Services

Southampton Ferry port facilities include a cash machine, heated waiting area, trolleys, payphones, toilets, vending machines and a small shop. Parking is also available at Triangle Car Park.

Southampton Ferry Port Directions

By Car
From London, take the M25 then the M3 towards Southampton. Then follow the signs to the Ferry port.
From the East exit the M27 at junction 7, then follow the A334 and then the A3024 to Southampton. From there follow the signs to the Ferry Port. From the West exit the M27 at junction 3, then follow the M271 and then the A3024 to Southampton. From there follow the signs to the Ferry Port.

By Bus
National Express operates a frequent UK coach service from Southampton Coach Station (near the rail station). There are regular coach services to Heathrow, Central London, Brighton, Bournemouth, Exeter, Plymouth, Penzance, Salisbury, Bath, Bristol, Oxford, Birmingham, Stoke on Trent, Liverpool, Sheffield and the North. There is also a free City Link shuttle bus from the nearby rail station that can take you to the ferry terminal.


Photographer: Ian Britton


Red Funnel Ferries

Red Funnel

By Train
From London; South West Trains operate frequent services between Waterloo (via Clapham Jnct, Woking, Basingstoke, Winchester, Southampton Airport) and Southampton Central taking a little over an hour.
Virgin Cross Country Trains operate from Scotland, the North, Midlands and Birmingham; Wessex Passenger Trains run from South Wales through Bristol and Salisbury; South West Trains run services from Weymouth, Poole and Bournemouth and Connex provide services to Portsmouth and Brighton.


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