Water Taxi

Water Taxi

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

PLEASE BE AWARE: Operating hours during August are 0900-1700

Covid-19 safety measures are in place on board and passenger numbers are limited to enable 2m social distancing.  We apologise for any inconvenience or delay this may cause.

If you are a Mid-Harbour berth holder and require access to your boat outside these hours (and subject to tidal constraints), please contact the Berthing Team before 1200 on any given day for assistance (01983 872828 ext 1).

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 usually 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.