Unlimited travel for one day between Ryde Pier Head and Shanklin on the Isle of Wight plus one return journey from Smallbrook Junction on the IOW Steam Railway in third class.

The ticket is only valid when the Isle of Wight Steam Railway is running.

Island Liner Day Rover ticket

Not to be confused with the Island Line Day Ranger which is similar but does not include the Isle of Wight Steam Railway.


South Western Railway website
Isle Of Wight Steam Railway website

Ticket Issuing System details:  name  /  code  /  group
Island Line & Steam Day Ranger / IRL / K048 IL & Steam Rgr

This ticket has restriction code B4

fares & restrictions

From 1st May 2024

adult: £24.00
child (5-15): £12.00
railcards: no

Previous fares ⯈ Previous fares (adult):
2023 - £23.00
2022 - £22.00
2021 - £17.50
2020 - £17.50
2019 - £17.50
2018 - £16.00
2014 - £15.00
2011 - £14.00

time restrictions
Mon to Fri: valid from 08:45 on any day when the IOW Steam Railway operates

train operating companies
Island Line, Isle of Wight Steam Railway

Online :
Train conductor: *
Station ticket office:
Ticket Vending Machine (TVM): i Northern Ticket Vending Machines now sell most ranger and rover tickets but at the moment only for same-day travel (rather prohibitive for distant areas)

Some Avanti West Coast station TVMs for example Crewe, now sell local rangers and rovers.

A number of PTE areas sell local rangers from TVMs in their area e.g. South Yorkshire, Strathclyde and West Midlands


IL & Steam Rgr route map

Island Liner Day Rover route map

This ticket is valid at these stations:

Ashey; Brading; Havenstreet; Lake; Ryde Esplanade; Ryde Pier Head; Ryde St Johns Road; Sandown; Shanklin; Smallbrook Junction; Wootton