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 22nd July 2016

Road works road closed signs

If you’re out and about on the roads today (22nd July 2016) find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of Isle of Wight roadworks

Friday, 22nd July, 2016 7:29am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures 21st July 2016

road works

If you’re out and about on the roads today (21st July 2016) find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of Isle of Wight roadworks

Thursday, 21st July, 2016 7:58am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures 20th July 2016

Roadworks traffic light (Cowleaze)

If you’re out and about on the roads today (20th July 2016) find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of Isle of Wight roadworks

Wednesday, 20th July, 2016 6:50am

By Simon Perry

Garnett to head new Isle of Wight Infrastructure Transport Task Force

Board room and Christopher Garnett

Christopher Garnett once again offers his services free of charge, to seek out and collate the views of stakeholders, and discuss with government the infrastructure needs of the Island.

Tuesday, 19th July, 2016 5:48pm

By IW Council Press Office with 17 readers' comments

Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures 19th July 2016

Road closed sign

If you’re out and about on the roads today (19th July 2016) find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of Isle of Wight roadworks

Tuesday, 19th July, 2016 8:41am

By Sally Perry

Ryde road closed due to ‘void in the carriageway’

ryde street closure

Watch out for diversions in Ryde as part of Newport Street is closed whilst a void in the road is repaired.

Monday, 18th July, 2016 3:50pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures week starting 18th July

Road closed roadworks

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

Monday, 18th July, 2016 6:55am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures 15th July 2016

Road cones:

If you’re out and about on the roads today (15th July 2016) find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of Isle of Wight roadworks

Friday, 15th July, 2016 8:10am

By Simon Perry

Island Line: Urgent clarification sought from Minister over ‘backtracking’

unhappy uturn

Campaigners to keep Island Line trains in the wider franchise are concerned about an apparent backtracking of Clare Perry's commitment made in September 2015.

Thursday, 14th July, 2016 2:32pm

By Sally Perry with 38 readers' comments

Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures 14th July 2016

Roadworks signs

If you’re out and about on the roads today (14th July 2016) find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of Isle of Wight roadworks

Thursday, 14th July, 2016 8:51am

By Simon Perry

Isle of Wight roadworks and road closures 13th July 2016

Roadworks traffic light (Cowleaze)

If you’re out and about on the roads today (13th July 2016) find out where there might be travel delays by looking at our list of Isle of Wight roadworks

Wednesday, 13th July, 2016 6:51am

By Sally Perry

MP raises ferry safety concerns with MCA Chief

Collapsed car deck

Isle of Wight MP, Andrew Turner, has followed up an apparent lack of enforcement action by the MCA following the serious incident on a Wightlink ferry in 2014, when the mezzanine deck collapsed.

Tuesday, 12th July, 2016 2:39pm

By Andrew Turner's Office with 12 readers' comments