Island Line tickets and offers

No matter when you’re travelling or who you’re travelling with, we’ve got some great fares for when you visit the Island Line. You can save even more with a Railcard, and if you’re travelling from the mainland then book early with our Advance fares to save the most money.

Island Line special offers

Shanklin to Ventnor rail/bus link

Get a special combined ticket fare when using the Island Line to Ventnor. A Single fare costs just £2.50 (child £1.25), and Day Returns are £4.00 (child £2.00).

Island Liner

A joint ticket for travel on the Island Line and the Isle of Wight Steam Railway. Just £17.50 for adults (£9.00 for children aged 5-14) for a day's unlimited travel on Island Line services, and a return trip on the Isle of Wight Steam Railway. Only available on Steam Railway operating dates.

Day Ranger

See everything the island has to offer with unlimited day travel on the Island Line for just £6.70 (child £3.10) - or take the family (2 adults, 3 children) for just £17.40!

Island Line Residents Card

Save 40% on Island Line trains Single and Day Return fares with an Island Line Residents Card, valid after 09:00 Monday to Friday, and all day at weekends and public holidays. Buying the card costs £5.00 for individuals, or £7.50 for a card covering the whole family.

Apply for your discount card at Ryde Esplanade or Shanklin ticket office. You’ll need an application form, a recent photograph of yourself and proof of Isle of Wight residence, such as council tax notice or driving licence.

Steam Liner

Cross the Solent on Wightlink's high speed catamarans, and enjoy a day's unlimited travel on Island Line trains and a return journey on the Isle of Wight Steam Railway.

Buy your ticket from the Wightlink ticket office at Portsmouth Harbour station.

Shanklin Chine rail ticket offer

Explore the tranquillity and beauty of the island’s oldest tourist attraction. Rail ticket holders get a 10% discount on admission by showing their ticket.

Hover Rover Rail (to the Isle of Wight)

The excitement of travelling on a hovercraft, plus one day's unlimited travel on our Island Line trains - all for £25.40 (£12.70 for children or £67.00 for a family).

Buy your ticket online or from their Southsea terminal on the day.