Fleetwood

Situated on the edge of Morecambe Bay, the Port of Fleetwood has accessible trunk road links to the M6, from which the M61 and M65 are within easy reach. The nearest cities are Lancaster to the north and Blackpool, Preston, and Blackburn to the south and east.

To download a pdf of the Port of Fleetwood port plan, please click here.

Fresh produce and perishables

  • Fleetwood's fish market handles around 5,000 tonnes of fish each year

  • Over 800 m of quay frontage is available, as well as a cold store and a 650-tonne capacity slipway 

Passengers and cruises

  • Operated by the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company runs occasional summer sailings between Fleetwood and Douglas from a dedicated terminal

RoRo

  • Fleetwood's roro berth has a loading capacity of 180 tonnes 

Offshore wind

  • Offers the ideal location from which to serve the Irish Sea offshore wind energy industry 

Key statistics and berthing information

  • Has handled around more than 1 million tonnes each year

  • Total port acreage = 100 acres   

 
Normal acceptance dimension of vessels
Dock, Jetty or Quay
Quay length
Depth of Water
Length
Beam
Draught
Approx. dwt
Wyre Fish Dock
800 m
5.5 m
60 m
14.1 m
5.5 m
1,200
RoRo berth
150 m
3.5 m*
160 m
20.3 m
4.2 m
5,000
Isle of Man Berth
91 m
?
107 m
No restriction
4.5 m
?

*Above chart datum levels
?Any queries regarding Pilotage or VHF coverage should be directed to the Harbour Master

 

Port and Marina Office

Fleetwood

Lancashire, FY7 6PP

Tel: +44(0)01253 872 323