Contact Us

The Operations Room of VTS, which is manned 24 hours, is situated at:

Vessel Traffic Services Centre
37 Berth
Eastern Docks
Southampton
SO14 3GG

Before contacting VTS by telephone, please consider whether the answer to your question can be found on this web site.

If your enquiry is not urgent, please contact us by email, as the telephone lines can often be busy.

VHF R/T
The Vessel Traffic Services (VTS) Centre, Southampton, call sign SOUTHAMPTON VTS, guards channels 9, 12, 14, 16, 20 and monitors channels 71 and 74

Telephones and Email

ABP Reception 023 8048 8800

For general Harbour Master queries

Harbour Master Office 023 8060 8205

The above lines are only available Monday - Friday 0900 to 1700 daily.

Email HMSouthampton@abports.co.uk

For dangerous goods information.

Email Sotondg@abports.co.uk

For information relating to vessel bookings for Southampton Docks, Marchwood Military port, Esso Fawley Marine terminal and aggregate berths on the River Itchen.

VTS Data Centre 023 8060 8208

Available Monday to Friday 0830-1630. Re-directs at other times.

Email southamptonharbourmastersoffice@abports.co.uk

For general enquires relating to marine matters within the Southampton VTS area.

Email Southamptongeneralmarineinfo@abports.co.uk

Vessel Traffic Services

For information relating to movements and transits through the Southampton VTS area.

Email southamptonvts@abports.co.uk

For general enquires relating to marine matters within the Southampton VTS area.

Email Southamptongeneralmarineinfo@abports.co.uk

Facsimile 023 8023 2991

Southampton Berthing Office

For information on Vessel berth allocations in Southampton Docks.

Email BerthingOfficers@abports.co.uk

Other Contacts

Tide Table Enquiries (or click HERE for details of how to purchase printed tide tables)

Website Enquiries

 * Telephone calls and VHF communications may be recorded for legal purposes