Ferries from Fishbourne to Portsmouth
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There are 23 daily ferries from Fishbourne to Portsmouth. Traveling by ferry from Fishbourne to Portsmouth usually takes around 46 minutes, but the fastest Wightlink ferry can make the trip in 45 minutes.
|Distance||8 mi (13 km)|
|Shortest duration||0h 45m|
|Trips per day||23|
|Most frequent service||Wightlink|
What ferry companies travel from Fishbourne to Portsmouth?
There is one ferry company that operates from Fishbourne to Portsmouth. Wightlink is the only company that connects the two cities by ferry. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled ferries per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.
|Ferry||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
Book Wightlink from Fishbourne to Portsmouth from £15. There are 23 Wightlink schedules from Fishbourne to Portsmouth and you can expect on average to pay for a Wightlink ticket to Portsmouth. In Fishbourne, Wightlink departs to Portsmouth from Fishbourne Port Ferry Terminal and no other station. In Portsmouth, Wightlink arrives at Wightlink Gunwharf Terminal and no other station.
An average trip on Wightlink from Fishbourne to Portsmouth takes 0 hours and 46 minutes , while the fastest available Wightlink trip will get you to Portsmouth in 0 hours and 45 minutes .
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by ferry from Fishbourne to Portsmouth during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our ferry partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, ferry carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all ferry passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the ferry.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the ferry ride?
The ferry usually takes around 46 minutes to cover the 8 miles (13 kilometers) from Fishbourne to Portsmouth. However, the fastest ferry only takes 45 minutes. It's a short trip that goes by very quickly.
What is the busiest day to travel by ferry from Fishbourne to Portsmouth?
The busiest day of the week to travel by ferry from Fishbourne to Portsmouth is on Saturday. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out. On the other hand, Wednesday is typically when ferries are least crowded. If you’re looking for a little extra space, taking a ferry on Wednesday is the way to go.
When do the earliest ferry and latest ferry leave Fishbourne?
The earliest ferry leaves Fishbourne at 01:00. The latest ferry leaves Fishbourne at 23:00. To see the times for all ferries between the first and last ones, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
How many ferry trips to Portsmouth are there per day?
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Portsmouth, located on the South coast of England, is home to several important historical dockyards and thus a storied maritime heritage. Though many people travel here to experience the nautical atmosphere, Portsmouth also offers many attractions and experiences to suit every taste.
For a taste of the sea, Henry VIII's Mary Rose is a must-see attraction, as well as Lord Nelson's famous HMS Victory. Both ships are accompanied by museums where visitors can learn more about these significant historical warships. If the weather drives you inside, take a walk around the Portsmouth Museum and Art Gallery, hosting a variety of displays and recreations of how life has changed in Portsmouth over the centuries. To see the whole city all at once, climb Spinnaker Tower to see the city from 170 meters high. Finally, if you're feeling brave, walk across the glass Sky Walk to see the waves crash on the shore beneath your feet.
Due to its many ports, Portsmouth is accessible via ferry, as well as train, car, and bus. The South Western Railway makes getting to Portsmouth from London and other southern towns easy, while National Express and Megabus provide bus services that link many other major towns and cities.
Where does the ferry leave from in Fishbourne?
Most ferries depart from the main station in Fishbourne.
All ferry stations in Fishbourne:
Fishbourne Port Ferry Terminal
Where does the ferry arrive in Portsmouth?
All ferries from Fishbourne arrive at one main station in Portsmouth.
Ferry stations in Portsmouth:
Wightlink Gunwharf Terminal
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