Commercial Vessel Surveys

A MARINElife guide assisting passengers with a sighting

Ferry and other commercial vessel routes do change on a regular basis as companies start and discontinue routes.


MARINElife has collected data from a number of routes which forms part of our database for conservation research.

Previous routes include:

  • Fleetwood to Larne (Stena Line)
  • Felixstowe along the East coast of UK (Feederlink)
  • ScanMed from Felixstowe to Ambarli in Turkey (Maersk)
  • Portsmouth to Bilbao (P&O)
  • Ramsgate to Oostende (Transeuropa)
  • Plymouth to Rsocoff (Brittany Ferries)
  • Poole to Santander (Brittany Ferries / LD Lines)
  • Portsmouth to Le Havre (DFDS Seaways)
  • Swansea to Cork (Fastnet Line)
  • Tilbury to Gothenburg (DFDS Seaways)