Ships In The Solent Area


SolentShips tracks working ships and boats in the Solent area, Portsmouth, Southampton, Fawley and around the Isle of Wight.

Click a map marker for the vessels identity and basic course/speed information. Click <...More> for details of the vessel, where she sailed from and where she is going, where she arrived from and when she arrived, where she is going next, and detailed location information on her berth, anchorage, mooring, or if is she's underway distance and bearing from a local landmark/seamark. Not all of this information will be available for every vessel.

Information is derived from AIS data and other sources. It is provided for general interest only and no guarantee is provided as to accuracy or completeness.

Map Marker Colour
  • Blue - Passenger
  • Green - Cargo
  • Red - Tanker
  • Yellow - High speed craft
  • Pink - Sailing/Leisure
  • Light Blue - Other