UK Seaports

Major UK Seaportsuk seaports

South coast

  • Southampton: cruise liner port, ferry port
  • Portsmouth: naval dockyards, ferry port, Maersk containers
  • Dartmouth: Royal Navy officer training, Dart Lifeboat Station
  • Shoreham-by-Sea
  • Cowes: ferry port
  • Weymouth, Portland Harbour
  • Lymington
  • Portland Port and Harbour
  • Exmouth: Exmouth
  • Brixham: fishing
  • Fowey: fishing, leisure, some commercial
  • Plymouth: ferry port, Devonport Dockyard
  • Penzance: ferry, fishing
  • Newhaven: ferry port
  • Poole: ferry port, commercial, Royal Marine fishing
  • Falmouth: Falmouth Docks, Commercial, bunker fuel

Thames estuary

  • Port of London (includes Tilbury and London Gateway
  • Kent coast
  • Folkestone
  • Port of Dover: ferry
  • Port of Medway – ferry,¬† Commercial Sheerness docks: old RN dockyard
  • Port of Whitstable: fishing, small commercial
  • Port of Ramsgate: ferry, leisure

Bristol Channel

  • Bristol Harbour, Royal Portbury Dock
  • Avonmouth: planned Suezmax container terminal
  • Bideford: fishing, shipbuilding
  • St Ives, Cornwall: fishing
  • Padstow: fishing
  • Appledore Shipbuilders, Torridge


  • Kingston-upon-Hull
  • Immingham Dock, Port of Immingham
  • Grimsby

East Anglia

  • Port of King’s Lynn – Docks, Norfolk (royal charter)
  • Great Yarmouth (royal charter)
  • Lowestoft
  • Felixstowe: Hutchinson Whampoa
  • Harwich: ferry port


  • ¬†Swansea: ferry to Cork
  • Pembroke Dock: ferry to Rosslare
  • Newport
  • Cardiff Docks: containers, forest products and dry and liquid bulks, steel
  • Port of Holyhead, Irish Ferries: ferry to Dublin
  • Fishguard: ferry to Rosslare
  • Milford Haven

UK Seaport clockwise around the English coast from the Scottish border.

    • Teesport – Middlesbrough
    • Berwick-upon-Tweed
    • Sunderland
    • Whitby
    • Port of Tyne – North Shields
    • Scarborough
    • Hartlepool
    • Bridlington
    • Redcar

Portsmouth – Dover – Southampton Cruise Taxi Transfers

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