Ferry discounts

We've teamed up with the Island's ferry providers to bring you discounted travel to suit all needs

Jack Up The 80s has teamed up with cross-Solent ferry providers to provide mainland visitors with exclusive discounted travel offers!

With frequent services and four routes to choose from making your selection couldn’t be easier.

Whilst you’re here why not make a long relaxing weekend of it…? The perfect excuse to visit the Island for and explore some of our great beaches, lazy summer days, fresh food and live music down by the sea, countryside and outdoor activities.

Isle of Wight ferry routes
Wightlink is the leading cross Solent ferry operator carrying over 4.5 million holidaymakers and Islanders across the Solent every year. Eight ferries on three routes provide Island-wide coverage and complete 45,000 sailings a year giving Islanders an easy and frequent service to the mainland, and tourists an accessible way to enjoy a taste of Island life.

You can get to Ryde Pier Head from Portsmouth Harbour in around 22 minutes by passenger catamaran, while car ferries take around 40 minutes from Lymington to Yarmouth and around 45 minutes from Portsmouth to Fishbourne.

Wightlink has a limited number of Early Bird Ferry Fares available to transport you over to Jack Up The 80s. You will receive your 20% discount code and details of how to book your ferry once you’ve bought your Jack Up The 80s tickets. This offer is available all Wightlink routes to the Isle of Wight.

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Receive your 20% discount code for use on all Wightlink routes when you purchase your festival tickets

Red Funnel is the original Isle of Wight ferry company with regular vehicle ferries sailing out of their home port of Southampton to East Cowes on the Isle of Wight. Southampton has excellent road, rail and air connections and is easily accessible from all parts of the UK using private or public transport. If travelling to the Island by car just enter SO14 2AQ into your SatNav.

The vehicle ferry journey takes 60 minutes. Onboard you will find a great range of locally sourced food, real coffee, a well stocked bar and relaxing lounges with modern facilities such as air conditioning, TV’s and FREE WiFi.

Red Funnel are offering Jack Up The 80s festival goers a 20% travel discount valid on their vehicle ferry when purchasing festival tickets via our website. Simply click on the link below to secure your booking today!

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Red Funnel vehicle ferry

Receive 20% off Red Funnel vehicle ferry travel when you purchase your festival tickets

Hovertravel offers the fastest way to cross the Solent between Southsea, Portsmouth and Ryde, Isle of Wight. They operate two hovercraft with a frequent service and with the journey time just under 10 minutes.

Hovertravel also provides a ‘Hoverbus’ service which connects with the Hovercraft at Southsea and conveniently takes passengers to and from Portsmouth Harbour, The Hard & Portsmouth & Southsea train stations. In addition there is a large car park at the terminal and National Express and Lucketts coach stops opposite the terminal.

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Hovertravel Solent Flyer craft

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