Plymouth

Port Office: Millbay Docks, Plymouth, Devon, PL1 3EF
+44 (0) 1752 662191


cruise


roro & ferries


GENERAL CARGO


DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES

The Port of Plymouth is home to Brittany Ferries' services to France and Spain.  The A38 Devon Expressway links Plymouth to the M5 at Exeter and, for passengers, Plymouth's central railway station is less than a mile from the port entrance. 

The port's geographical advantages ensure it is well placed to continue to serve European trade and tourist routes.

Ro-Ro and Ferries

  • Brittany Ferries services carry around 450,000 passengers a year from Plymouth and at Troon
  • Brittany Ferries operates daily services from Plymouth to France and weekly services to northern Spain for both passengers and freight cargoes

Cruises

  • For cruise ships, Plymouth provides modern, full adjustable tender-berthing facilities to service ships moored in Plymouth Sound, as well as alongside berthing options

General cargo

  • The port has facilities for a wide range of cargoes and offers up to 5,420 sq m of covered storage with around 34,000 sq m of additional open storage for goods or vehicles

  • The port can accommodate virtually any roro vessel with a capacity of up to 180 tonnes over the linkspan

All our ports are capable of handling a vast array of cargo. Please contact us even if the capability you are interested in is not listed above.

Key statistics and berthing information

  • Handles around 250,000 tonnes each year

  • Total port acreage = 46 acres 

 

Normal acceptance dimension of vessels

Dock, Jetty or Quay

Quay length

Length

Beam

Draught

Approx. dwt

Roro Berth West Wharf

170 m

200 m

n/a

8.5 m

12,000

Trinity Pier

150 m

120 m

n/a

5.0 m

5,000

Outer Basin

Anchorage

295 m

n/a

8.5 m

12,000