Buses & Taxis

With the festival site located just 10 minutes outside of Ryde, it's easy to get to!
When it comes to making your way to the event, Jack Up The 80s are aiming to be as green as possible so are working with Southern Vectis buses and Ryde Taxis to provide public transport.

Please see the information below to help you plan your travel arrangements for the weekend.

We recommend you get in touch directly with the relevant companies should you have any questions.

No pedestrian traffic


Southern Vectis will be operating special shuttle buses to and from Ryde Bus Station at regular 20 minute intervals on the Saturday and Sunday of the festival. From Ryde Bus Station you can catch a bus to every major town or village on the Island plus connect to cross Solent ferries.

The first bus will depart Ryde Bus Station at 10:50am on Saturday and 10:30am Sunday morning. The festival gates open at 11am on both days.

The last bus will depart the Jack Up The 80s site when gates close at 1:00am on the Saturday and 12 midnight on the Sunday.

Jack Up The 80s shuttle bus tickets will be available to buy on the day of the event on the bus.

Jack Up The 80s shuttle buses
Southern Vectis logo


Adult Single £4
Child Single £2 under 16’s
Adult Return £6
Child Return £3 under 16’s
Family Return £15 up to 2 adults & 3 children

No Concessions or Key cards
The first bus will depart Ryde Bus Station at 10:50am on Saturday and 10:30am on Sunday morning. Festival gates open at 11am with the first act on stage at 12midday on the Saturday and 11:30am on the Sunday. CLICK HERE TO VIEW TIMETABLE


Ryde Taxis are based at Smallbrook and will be providing a service throughout the duration of the weekend to anyone who wishes to be transported to and from the festival site.

They have the largest fleet of vehicles on the Isle of Wight and offer in-car payment machines.

Please contact Ryde Taxis on 01983 811111 to book in advance.

You may also visit the Ryde Taxis website.

Special flat rate fares to common destinations are available exclusively to Jack Up The 80s festival goers – please see table below or click here to download.

Ryde Taxis poster