Eastern Docks, Dock Gate 4, Southampton (Sailing Berths)

Berth 38/39 confirmed for Sunday 15th September

The interactive map below shows you how to enter and exit Dock Gate 4 which is within the Eastern Docks. The position of Shieldhall is marked by the green icon on the interactive map. The map also shows you our recommended car park to use.

If you are using a mobile phone or a Sat Nav, please use the address details below. 

Test Road, Southampton, SO14 3GG.

Frequently Asked Questions

Click on the blue "i" to view the details..

Where can I park? How much does it cost?

To view our recommended car park, please click on the "P" icon on the interactive map for location. More info below...



38/39 Test Road,
Eastern Docks,
SO14 3GG


Enter the Port through Dock Gate 4 and at the 1st roundabout, take the 2nd exit ahead and proceed along Test Road for approximately 1 mile and the terminal is situated on the right

5 min walk from this location to the ship.

Time Price
Up to 2 hours £3.20
Up to 3 hours £4.20
Up to 4 hours £6.20
Up to 5 hours £9.50
Up to 6 hours £12.50
Up to 7 hours £15.50
Up to 8 hours £19.00
Up to 9 hours £22.00
Up to 10 hours £25.00
Up to 11 hours £28.00
Up to 24 hours £31.50

We know the prices are high for Parking Eye and we apologise but unfortunately this is outside of our control. 

Please note that this car park is NOT run by Steamship Shieldhall. Shieldhall will NOT be liable for any car parking charges as this car park is run by Parking Eye Ltd.

Can I walk to the ship?

Yes! If you are walking, you can enter Dock Gate 4 through the entrance or the exit. You may be asked to show your Shieldhall e-ticket so please have this to hand ready for the gate security. Please be aware that this is a long walk from Dock Gate 4 entrance to the ship. It would take approximately 20 mins...

Can I drop passengers off to the ship and then park in the car park?

The recommended car park is extremely close to the ship!

What time do I need to be onboard the ship?

Passengers may board 1 hour prior to departure but need to be onboard at least 15 minutes before scheduled sailing time.

If you are running late, please ring 07769 114271. Shieldhall will need to leave the berth at its published departure time due to the busy schedules in the port of Southampton.