Red Funnel vehicle ferry timetable changes from next week

Aerial shot of Red Funnel ferry leaving Cowes

Watch out for changes to Red Funnel's vehicle ferry service from next week as the timetable is revised

Friday, 25th September, 2020 8:26am

By Enya Lumley with 3 readers' comments

Red Funnel services head back to normal

Red Funnel Red Osprey

Red Funnel say it's been a particularly trying time and they’re all looking forward to resuming the planned full service

Wednesday, 2nd September, 2020 9:21pm

By Enya Lumley with one comment

Red Eagle pulled from service – traffic stacked up throughout East Cowes

Red Falcon grounded

With Red Osprey also out for repairs, it means there is just one ferry (Red Falcon) providing a shuttle service for ferry passengers

Wednesday, 2nd September, 2020 1:37pm

By Enya Lumley

Job losses at Isle of Wight ferry company due to Covid-19 (update 2)

Fran Collins

CEO of Red Funnel said this is a situation they've "tried very hard to avoid", but a review of the company resourcing will see a reduction of roles

Wednesday, 19th August, 2020 12:26pm

By Enya Lumley with 8 readers' comments

Red Funnel to double number of RedJet crossings and increase car ferry sailings

Red Jet Service leaving Southampton

Red Funnel will be doubling the RedJet crossings from this weekend and increasing the number of vehicle ferry crossings. Full details within

Tuesday, 21st July, 2020 2:28pm

By Enya Lumley with one comment

Red Funnel the world’s first ferry company to receive compliance statement for Covid-19 measures

Red-Eagle-red-funnel leaving-Cowes

The independent assessment was carried out remotely, but sees Red Funnel become the world's first ferry operator receive the Covid-19 Statement of Compliance

Thursday, 16th July, 2020 9:58am

By Enya Lumley with 2 readers' comments

Red Jets to resume service from next week with limited capacity

Red Jet 7

CEO of Red Funnel says it is safe to travel on their ferries, as the Red Jet gets ready to resume next week

Tuesday, 23rd June, 2020 10:29am

By Enya Lumley

Catching a Ferry? Here’s a short Q&A on travelling on Red Funnel and wearing a face mask

woman with face mask

From 15th June we’re in the new world of having to wear a face mask on the ferry. Of course this raises questions. Here’s short Q&A to help you

Thursday, 11th June, 2020 10:24am

By Enya Lumley with one comment

Isle of Wight independent lifeboats give up ‘charity of the year’ in order to support other charities

Capuchin mother with baby on back

The decision by Isle of Wight Independent Lifeboats to defer their 'charity of the year' position, will mean much-needed support for two other Isle of Wight causes

Monday, 8th June, 2020 11:45am

By Enya Lumley with one comment

Isle of Wight ferry company deters holidaymakers from visiting the Island this bank holiday

lockdown road sign

Red Funnel is continuing to deter non-essential travel and is keeping processes in place to decline bookings for recreational vehicles, unless for essential reasons only

Monday, 4th May, 2020 10:58am

By Enya Lumley with 3 readers' comments

Essential Travel only this Easter weekend with Red Funnel

ferry wash

The ferry operator confirms it has no coaches booked to travel over the weekend, as well as no recreational vehicles, unless for essential reasons only

Thursday, 9th April, 2020 1:27pm

By Enya Lumley with 2 readers' comments

Red Funnel step in to honour pre-booked Yarmouth foot passenger tickets

Redjet 7

Red Funnel say they are doing all they can to maintain continuity for all customers across the communities they serve

Friday, 27th March, 2020 3:27pm

By Enya Lumley