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  Ride & Dive 2020

Last updated: 23 January 2020


Free rides on a heritage bus to and from The Diving Museum at Stokes Bay on

16 August 2020


Gosport Ferry - Stokes Bay
Via Fort Blockhouse (Departures from Coach Bay 3)
Gosport Ferry Dep 1200 1400
Diving Museum Arr 1215 1415



Stokes Bay - Gosport Ferry
Via Fort Blockhouse
Diving Museum Dep 1415 1530
Gosport Ferry Arr 1430 1545
Ticket entitles: Half price entry to the museum and half price cuppa at the Bayside Cafe next door.

Tickets can be booked at Gosport Tourist Office and Diving Museum during July/August.

Diving Museum Website

The bus will depart from Gosport bus station stopping off right outside The Diving Museum in Stokes Bay. Our guides will be delighted to give you a tour of the museum. After spending time exploring Gosport’s diving heritage, you can present your ticket at the Bayside Café next door in exchange for a half price discount on a cuppa. You may even have time to dip your toes in the Solent before returning to the bus stop to catch the same bus back to Gosport bus station.

Note: All journeys are subject to driver and vehicle availability. Buses used on this free bus service are historic vehicles that were built before the concept of wheelchair access, so they do not have a wheelchair space or ramp and access step are narrow and high.




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