Island Cruises are based at Queenborough on the Isle of Sheppey  providing passenger boat trips around the Kent and Essex coast.

Our boat, the “Spirit of Sheppey” has a passenger certificate for 141 passengers, she is very well equipped with two large decks and a saloon with bar and toilets.


Entertainment Passes

We will be offering special offers and discounted entry to a variety of attractions in both Kent and Essex.

These will soon be available for booking by customers with annual memberships.

We are currently negotiating these arrangements and will update this section of the website as soon as we have confirmation.



Do you have to be a member to book tickets?

No, you can purchase tickets anytime through our non-member booking page.


How do I book my return journey?

You will be able to book your return journey once on board the ferry. The staff will approach you to see which departure time you want to come back on.


What is your refund policy?

You are able to cancel your ticket online up to 24 hours prior to your departure time. Please refer to your booking email. We will also issue a full refund if there is a satisfactory reason to do so.


Is there wheelchair access?

We can take wheelchairs on our ferries. However, we are currently still in the process of securing appropriate departure points on both the Isle of Sheppey and also Southend. Please contact us directly to confirm access availability.