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.

Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures: 28th May

Roadworks signs

If you’re out and about on the roads today or tomorrow (28th May), whether by car or on the bus, find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of roadworks.

Thursday, 28th May, 2015 7:10am

By Simon Perry

Red Funnel brings passenger shipbuilding back to the Isle of Wight

Red Funnel redjet6 announcement - kevin george mark slawson and peter morton

Following our live coverage of the announcement, here's the official word from Red Funnel on their new RedJet 6 being built on the Isle of Wight.

Wednesday, 27th May, 2015 4:04pm

By Amy Grinstead

Red Funnel announce next craft to be Isle of Wight built: Live coverage

red funnel's ceo kevin george

Follow the announcement live, as it's made, by Red Funnel this lunchtime. We'll be reporting live and streaming live video.

Wednesday, 27th May, 2015 12:28pm

By Sally Perry with 17 readers' comments

Roadworks and road closures: 27th May

Roadworks lights:

If you’re out and about on the roads today or tomorrow (27th May), whether by car or on the bus, find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of roadworks.

Wednesday, 27th May, 2015 7:08am

By Sally Perry

Live from 12:30pm: Red Funnel’s ‘Major announcement’

Red Funnel 'big event' invitation with OnTheWight live coverage

OnTheWight will be covering Wednesday's mysterious announcement *live* (so make sure you tune in). Just for fun - What do you think it is?

Tuesday, 26th May, 2015 8:34pm

By Simon Perry with 20 readers' comments

Roadworks and road closures week starting 26th May

Road closed roadworks

If you’re out and about on the roads this week (starting 26th May) or next, find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of roadworks.

Tuesday, 26th May, 2015 7:31am

By Sally Perry

Marshcombe Shute works start on Tuesday

Marshcombe Shute

Don't forget that from 9am on Tuesday next week Marshcombe Shute, Brading will be closed for around four weeks.

Friday, 22nd May, 2015 4:22pm

By Sally Perry

Roadworks and road closures: 22nd May

Roadworks signs

If you’re out and about on the roads today or tomorrow (22nd May), whether by car or on the bus, find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of roadworks.

Friday, 22nd May, 2015 7:13am

By Sally Perry

Roadworks and road closures: 21st May

Road works road closed signs

If you’re out and about on the roads today or tomorrow (21st May), whether by car or on the bus, find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of roadworks.

Thursday, 21st May, 2015 7:55am

By Sally Perry

Roadworks and road closures: 20th May

Road closed sign

If you’re out and about on the roads today or tomorrow (20th May), whether by car or on the bus, find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of roadworks.

Wednesday, 20th May, 2015 7:09am

By Sally Perry

Roadworks and road closures week starting 18th May

Roadworks lights:

If you’re out and about on the roads this week (starting 18th May) or next, find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of roadworks.

Monday, 18th May, 2015 9:36am

By Sally Perry

Roadworks and road closures: 15th May

Road cones:

If you’re out and about on the roads today or tomorrow (15th May), whether by car or on the bus, find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of roadworks.

Friday, 15th May, 2015 7:17am

By Sally Perry