The Isle of Wight is served by both bus and trains to help you get to and explore the Island. Knowing about public transport on the Isle of Wight helps when planning walks, visiting attractions and visiting the beach without the troubles of finding a car park place.
What is more, taking a bus on the Isle of Wight can be a holiday activity in itself as you can enjoy wonderful open roads from the vantage point of the top deck.
Here is some information about bus and train travel on the Isle of Wight plus some information about taxis and other ways of getting around.
This information has been tailored for Elm Cottage - https://www.islandcottageholidays.com/isleofwight/cottages/elm/
For more information about bus routes and times visit www.islandbuses.info
Cowes Taxis - Cowes, Isle of Wight - cowestaxis.com - 01983 294444
Amar Taxis - Newport, Isle of Wight - 01983 522968
Alpha (IOW) Ltd - Newport, Isle of Wight - alphaiow.co.uk - 0800 298 5421
AKAR Taxis - Sandown, Isle of Wight - akartaxis.com - 01983 401233
A Cabs - Shanklin, Isle of Wight - 01983 866772
Charlies Taxis - Ventnor, Isle of Wight - 01983 853697
Timey's Taxis - Wroxall, Ventnor, Isle of Wight - 01983 853871
Kabel Cars - Yarmouth, Isle of Wight - 01983 753276
Jay’s Taxi - Freshwater, Isle of Wight - jays-taxi-service.co.uk - 07917 173865
A Village Taxis - Bembridge, Isle of Wight - 01983 874470
Ryde Taxis - Ryde, Isle of Wight - rydetaxisltd.com - 01983 811111
Walking is one of the most enjoyable ways of getting around the Isle of Wight. If you are looking for walking routes on the Isle of Wight visit our Isle of Wight Walking Information. - www.islandcottageholidays.com/isleofwight/walking/
Only cottages located in Yarmouth, Cowes, Ryde, Wootton, Brading, Sandown and Shanklin can be directly reached by train. However, Yarmouth, Cowes, Ryde and Shanklin have good bus connection. For more information visit here are some useful links for train travel on the Isle of Wight
South West Trains - southwesttrains.co.uk
Isle of Wight Steam Railway - iwsteamrailway.co.uk
View Isle of Wight Public Transport Information - www.islandcottageholidays.com/purbeck/publictransport/