The new vehicle has been funded by Portsmouth City Council Local Sustainable Transport Fund and its livery supports My Journey, who offer travel advice which saves time and money. Free wi-fi is also now available for all customers travelling on the bus service.
Hovertravel and Portsmouth City Council have introduced the new bus to encourage less people to travel by car and to overall improve Portsmouth’s environment. The My Journey initiative is also working very hard to improve traveller’s wellbeing and to reduce carbon output at the same time.
Neil Chapman, Managing Director of Hovertravel said:
“The new bus not only looks great, but it is also more comfortable, better for the environment and up to date with the latest technology, giving an overall better travel experience for Hovertravel customers.”
Hovertravel’s Hoverbus is the perfect way to travel around Portsmouth and Southsea for just £1.30 per single journey per child & £1.50 per adult. Not only will the Hoverbus take you to and from the Hoverport at Southsea Seafront for your quick and easy trips to the Isle of Wight, but it will also take you around Portsmouth & Southsea.
The Hoverbus conveniently stops at The Hard Interchange which is ideal for onward travel by buses, trains at Portsmouth Harbour Station and coaches, Gosport Ferry and Gunwharf Quays. This also makes travelling to Portsmouth’s Historic Dockyards including the fabulous new Mary Rose Museum and Spinnaker Tower hassle-free.