The Port of Southampton currently has four dedicated cruise terminals, with no restrictions on the length of cruise ship able to dock and unrestricted tidal access 24 hours a day, 365 days a year combined with excellent road, rail and air links.
Arrive by car:
For directions, please view the Google Maps below.
Car parking is available either at the port with the cruise lines appointed car park providers or off the port, often with reduced savings. Check to see if your cruise line is offering complimentary car parking.
Cruise and Passenger Services – for Mayflower, Ocean and QEII embarkations.
ABParking – for City Terminal embarkation
Cruise Parking Ltd – Off site parking, 15 – 20 minute transfer.
Arrive by coach:
National Express offers coach travel to Southampton from London Victoria Coach Station with excellent links to the rest of the UK. Approximate travel time is approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes. Check to see if your cruise line is offering free or reduced coach travel.
Arrive by train:
Direct train services link Southampton Central (approx 1 mile from docks) with many parts of the UK.
South West Trains operates a 15-minute interval daytime fast service between London Waterloo and Southampton Central. Longer distance services provide direct links with Bristol, South Wales, the Midlands, the North and Scotland.
The approximate journey time from London Waterloo is 1 hour and 30 minutes.
offer reduced price train tickets online before you travel.
Break up your journey either pre or post cruise with an overnight hotel in Southampton. With hotels to suit all budgets, some hotels also offer parking and overnight dinner inclusive packages – view the hotels on offer here!
City Cruise Terminal
Berth 101, Dock Gate 10, Western Docks, Southampton, SO15 1AJ
QEII Cruise Terminal
Berth 38/39, Dock Gate 4, Eastern Docks, SO14 3GG
Ocean Cruise Terminal
Berth 46/47, Dock Gate 4, Eastern Docks, Southampton, SO14 3QN
Mayflower Cruise Terminal
Berth 106, Dock Gate 10, Western Docks, Southampton, SO15 1HJ