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Hythe Ferry, Southampton

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Take yourself and even your bicycle on the oldest pier train in the world to board Hythe Ferry. The ferry runs every 30 minutes between Southampton and Hythe. Crossing to Southampton takes 10 minutes. On the way take the opportunity to observe the large cruise ships Queen Mary II and Queen Victoria. There’s an indoor observation deck with good views even in bad weather. By using our Southampton vacation planner, you can arrange your visit to Hythe Ferry and other attractions in Southampton.
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  • stopped here for hour in the evening ,very clean & lovely viewing area , watched red funnel & other ships docked in southampton  more »
  • Living in Hythe, this ferry service is excellent way to cross over to Southampton, avoiding all traffic and parking fees on other side. Love the little train and the service is very reliable and love ...  more »
  • Older boat with inside and outside seating. Lovely trip in sunny, warm weather. Helpful and friendly staff at ticket office. Loved the tram journey on Hythe Pier.  more »