Isle of Wight travel

Our Travel section is the place to check for fast and accurate travel updates from all the ferry companies, bus, train and hovercraft operator. In this section, we’ll also let you know about road closures and diversions.

Your views sought on what can be placed on the streets

Union street:

Have your say on the policy being set to regulate what sort of things can be placed on the streets, such as table and chairs, advertising boards, etc.

Friday, 19th December, 2014 8:51am

By IW Council Press Office with 10 readers' comments

Roadworks and road closures: 18th December 2014

Road closed road works shanklin

If you’re out and about on the roads today or tomorrow (19th December), whether by car or on the bus, find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of roadworks and road closures

Friday, 19th December, 2014 7:54am

By Sally Perry

Roadworks and road closures: 18th December 2014

Bath Road roadworks signage

If you’re out and about on the roads today or tomorrow (18th December), whether by car or on the bus, find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of roadworks and road closures

Thursday, 18th December, 2014 7:28am

By Sally Perry

New York-bound plane UA28 in ‘holding pattern’ in skies near the Isle of Wight (Update 5)

FlightRadar24 flight path

United Airlines flight UA28 left Heathrow at 10:36 this morning. For a currently unexplained reason, it's been circling in the skies to the South West of the Isle of Wight since and keeps passing over the Military Road near Hulverstone

Wednesday, 17th December, 2014 2:01pm

By Sally Perry with 7 readers' comments

Roadworks and road closures: 17th December 2014

Road closed sign:

If you’re out and about on the roads today or tomorrow (17th December), whether by car or on the bus, find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of roadworks and road closures

Wednesday, 17th December, 2014 7:55am

By Sally Perry

Roadworks and road closures: 16th December 2014

Road works road closed signs

If you’re out and about on the roads today or tomorrow (16th December), whether by car or on the bus, find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of roadworks and road closures

Tuesday, 16th December, 2014 8:40am

By Sally Perry

Roadworks and road closures week starting 15th December

Road closed roadworks

If you’re out and about on the roads this week (starting 15th December), whether by car or on the bus find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of roadworks and road closures

Monday, 15th December, 2014 6:00am

By Sally Perry

10-week engineering programme on IslandLine starting in January (Updated)

Island Line train in Shanklin :

A £2m investment to repair damage to stabilise the slope at Sandown damaged by the storms last Christmas. Details of works and replacement bus service included.

Friday, 12th December, 2014 10:27am

By Sian Freestone-Walker with 7 readers' comments

Roadworks and road closures: 12th December 2014

Road closed sign:

If you’re out and about on the roads today or tomorrow (12th December), whether by car or on the bus, find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of roadworks and road closures

Friday, 12th December, 2014 6:54am

By Sally Perry

Travel disruption updates as high winds hits the Island

Windy weather

Stay up to date with cross-Solent travel this morning during the high winds.

Friday, 12th December, 2014 6:44am

By Sally Perry

Roadworks and road closures: 11th December 2014

Road works road closed signs

If you’re out and about on the roads today or tomorrow (11th December), whether by car or on the bus, find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of roadworks and road closures

Thursday, 11th December, 2014 7:57am

By Sally Perry

Roadworks and road closures: 10th December 2014

Road closed road works shanklin

If you’re out and about on the roads today or tomorrow (10th December), whether by car or on the bus, find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of roadworks and road closures

Wednesday, 10th December, 2014 7:24am

By Sally Perry