Water Taxi

Water Taxi

Our water taxi service operates on VHF Channel 80 or telephone 01983 872828


COVID-19 safety measures are in place on the water taxis, which are currently for the use of berth holders and Harbour visitors only during working hours (0900-1700 seven days a week).  The number of passengers is limited in order to maintain safe social distancing of 2m.   Please give advance notice where possible as staff may be working elsewhere on site.  

We apologise for any inconvenience caused whilst this service is working on a reduced and restricted basis.

Available to all Harbour users and visitors, our 3 licenced water taxis are based at the Duver pontoon, with various drop off/collection points around the Harbour (Bembridge Point Beach, Bembridge Sailing Club, Fishermans, Brading Haven Yacht Club).  

From April through to October the taxis operate from 0800-1800 (water allowing) 7 days a week

Fare (single): 15 years and over £2
                          14 and under £1
                          infants free of charge 

Lifejackets are carried on board and are available on request.  Maximum number of passengers (including infants): 10. 

Taxis can be made available at other times by prior arrangement

From November through to March a restricted service may be offered - please check with the Berthing Office for timing and availability.