Take a free tour of the second largest container port in the UK

 Take a free tour of the second largest container port in the UK Take a free tour of the second largest container port in the UK

On the 17 June 2018, Seawork International, Europe’s largest commercial marine and workboat event, are offering the opportunity for Southampton’s local residents and visitors to take a free tour of the bustling ABP Port of Southampton.

Kindly provided by Southampton & District Transport Heritage, attendees can enjoy a behind the scenes view of the port aboard their fabulous open top heritage bus.

ABP is the busiest cruise terminal and second largest container port in the UK, and every year welcomes over 1.6 million passengers and nearly 2 million containers. Our ABP Port of Southampton tour presents an excellent opportunity to see the port in action.

Working alongside Southampton City Council, S&DTHT and ABP there are four tours available, booking in advance is essential to avoid disappointment.


Pick up is from Solent Sky Museum, Albert Road South, Southampton, SO14 3FR


Departure Times:


To book, visit the link below and register for a free ticket. will not be allowed on the bus without a valid ticket.


Please ensure that you are on time for your tour. Open top deck seats will be provided on a first come, first served basis and you will not be permitted on any other tour other than the one your ticket stipulates.

More information on ID requirements and transport/parking options can be found here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/southampton-port-tours-provided-by-seawork-tickets-46796782436

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