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We used the Cowes floating bridge being in the area and wanting to get to the Arreton area without going through Newport. We had been driving up from Gurnard having been exploring the coastal path there and took the opportunity to take a ride on...More
Went from Wootton to Aldi using TomTom for quickest route - it was horrendous! Came back by shortest route which took us over the chain bridge - so much easier and so much shorter. Great little ferry and the queue for foot traffic going the...More
It's the quickest way to get from Cowes to East Cowes, You can pay via an app which saves time. BUT for car drivers you have to be careful accessing and leaving the bridge as my bumper struck the ramp, fortunately without damage. There are...More
The Good Stuff
First thing to say, if I was reviewing the staff who work on the chain ferry I would have given them the maximum 5 stars rating. Not only are they friendly, but they are cheerful despite the problems berthing in some weather...More