Opening hours and charges
UPDATE 13/09/18: DP World Southampton’s container terminal will now start opening its gates all day on Sundays, until further notice, as British retailers and companies prepare for the Christmas peak season.
Monday - Friday
|0000 - 0400||OPEN||FREE|
|0400 - 0700||OPEN||£1.26|
|0700 - 1200||OPEN||FREE|
|1200 - 1800||OPEN||£1.26|
|1800 - 0000||OPEN||FREE|
|Saturday||0000 - 1800||OPEN (EXTENDED)||FREE (NO PEAK CHARGES)|
|1800 - 0000||CLOSED|
|Sunday||0000 - 0700||CLOSED|
|0700 - 0000||OPEN (EXTENDED)||FREE|
For this year's festive opening hours, please see our main opening hours page.
VBS Premium Charges
The new VBS charges are introduced from 1 July each year.
|Peak hour booking *||£1.22||£1.26|
|Off peak booking||FREE||FREE|
|No show **||£30.33||£31.36|
|Passenger in cab charge||£108.43 per occurence||£112.12 per occurence|
|VBS premium container listing||£0.16||£0.17 ***|
|Saturday bookings after 12:00||£10.84||£11.21 ****|
* Peak hours currently apply Monday - Friday 0400-0700 and 1200-1800.
** No show: fee applied if booking slot is missed.
*** The original per container fee for 2013/14 was £0.15. Adding the RPI over the intermediate years gives a rounded £0.17 per container for 2018/19.
**** Saturday charges do not currently apply (valid from 15 September 2018 until further notice).