Vehicle Types On Ferries

Driver Accompanied

This is when the driver and any passengers travel with the vehicle.

The driver will load and off-load the vehicle.

ExamplesVehicleLength
(metres)
Height
(metres)
Width
(metres)
ArticulatedArticulated14-16.54.62.5 max
rigidRigid10-144.62.5 max
road trainRoad Train184.62.5 max
vanVan4-82.72.5 max

Unaccompanied Units

ExamplesVehicleLength
(metres)
Height
(metres)
Width
(metres)
Information
tanksTanks12-142.62.5 maxThis is when the trailer is shipped on its own - no passengers. The ferry operator will load and off-load the unit.

Important The vehicle must have a trestle point and lashing rings to secure it to the vessel deck.

tautlinersTautliners12-13.52.62.5 max
box vans/fridgesBox Vans/Fridges12-13.52.62.5 max

Other Units

ExamplesVehicleLength
(metres)
Height
(metres)
Width
(metres)
Information
dumper trucksDumper Trucks2-122.62.5 maxThe unit ships on its own - no passengers. The ferry operator will load and off-load the unit.For steel tracked vehicles, we have a dedicated heavy haulage / out of gauge / maffi service. Please contact our customer service team for futher assistance on 0844 847 9000.
excavatorsExcavators (Rubber tracked only)4-122.62.5 max
mini-trailersMini-trailers2-52.62.5 max
vehicle unitsVehicle Units4-62.62.5 max

Not sure about your vehicle type? Speak to our customer service team on live chat, email us or call 0844 847 9000.