Southampton


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Southampton
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Southampton

The Port of Southampton is Europe's leading cruise turn-around port.
Each year we welcome more than 500 cruise ship calls and two million passengers.
All four of Southampton's dedicated, world-class cruise terminals have undergone multi-million pound refurbishments that enable the port to cater for the world's largest vessels.
Southampton provides both state-of-the-art dedicated terminals and bespoke shore-side arrangements, alongside port partners, to the cruise industry. Our facilities cater for the world's largest ships with world-class efficiency and provide a bespoke service to the more discerning of passengers.



Port attractions



  1.  SeaCity Museum

    Based in the heart of Southampton, SeaCity Museum tells the story of the people of the city, their fascinating lives and historic connections with the sea.
  2.  Stonehenge

    Walk in the footsteps of your Neolithic ancestors at Stonehenge - one of the wonders of the world and best known prehistoric monuments in Europe
  3.  Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

    See the Mary Rose, the only 16th century warship on display anywhere in the world. The purpose built award winning museum reunites Henry VIII's Tudor warship with many of her artefacts and crew.



Port views



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Port facts



Nautical information

Max. Length For Berth, M:
400m
Max. Draught, M:
-
More Info Draught:
-
Max. Air Draught, M:
-
More Info Air Draught:
No. Of Quays:
Quay Length Total, M:
400m
Quay Depth, M:
6.25m chart datum to top of qauy
Anchorage Available:
yes
Anchorage Compulsory:
no
Passenger Terminal:
yes
Pilotage Compulsary:
yes
Tugs Available:
yes
Bunkering:
yes
Tidal Movement/range, M:
0-5m
Water:
yes
Ships Tenders Allowed:
no
Garbage Disposal:
yes
Airport Distance, Km:
-
City Centre Distance, Km:
-

Sustainability

Are ships allowed burn HFO using:
✔ Open loop
On-shore power supply to cruise vessels:
No
LNG bunkering supply to cruise vessels:
✔ By vessel / barge
✔ Road tanker (truck) on the quay
Supplying alternative fuels:
Yes
Reception Facilities for Contaminated Ballast Water:
Yes
Reception Facilities for Waste Oils:
Yes
Passengers
Calls
Passengers by Source in 2023
Calls 2023


Onshore Power

Onshore Power
OPS (Onshore Power System)
Yes
Shore power within the next 5 years
Requirements
Defined Compatibility Assessment process for each berth and ship combination to IEC/IEEE 80005-1
Yes
Information/documentation from the ship for the port before the first connection
Yes
Additional requirements for first-time connectio/max. duration between connections before process reapplies
Yes
Connection Time
Connection time from all fast to full operational SSE (Shore Side Electricity)
30-60 minutes
Disconnection time
30-60 minutes
Uninterrupted power supply guaranteed by shore power provider whilst connected
No
Restrictions / Penalties / Insurance
Weather conditions/restrictions/other limitations for safe use of SSE
Yes
Penalties in case of failure to connect by the ship: weather/itinerary changes/technical issues
Yes
Insurance covering any potential damage caused by the SSE
Port Fees
Utility standard/usage fees in addition to kWh rate
No
Tax/duty fees applicable
No
Other fees related to shore power
No
Useful Information
Discounts/incentives linked to shore power usage
No
Berthing policy linked to shore power usage
No
Confirmation time of the vessel for planned shore power usage before ETA
1 week

Port contacts


Contact


Rebekah Keeler, Head of Cruise
ABP Ocean Gate, Atlantic Way, Eastern Docks
SO14 3QN Southampton
United Kingdom






 



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Page last updated: 2023-09-01 08:52


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