From the mainland there are a number of ways you can reach the Isle of Wight.
Wightlink have ferries which go from Portsmouth to Fishbourne (40 minute drive to Ventnor/Shanklin) or Lymington to Yarmouth (50 minute drive to Ventnor/Shanklin)
Travel from Southampton via Red Funnel by car ferry to East Cowes. Ventnor/Shanklin is approximately a 40 minute drive from East Cowes.
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