Receiving Dates & Depots

Cargo Receiving Dates

Transhipment Sailing Schedule

Hazardous Cargo final booking date (FCL and LCL) LCL Depot cut off date Vessel Departure LCL FCL Cargo Receiving Dates FCL Vessel Departure Date RMS Departs Cape Town Arrival date Jamestown Arrival date Georgetown
245 8 Jul 8 Jul 16 Jul 11-14 Jul 16 Jul 20 Aug 25 Aug 29 Aug
246 29 Jul 29 Jul 06 Aug 1-4 Aug 6 Aug 9 Sep 14 Sep 16 18 Sep 16

IMPORTANT – All hazardous cargo (LCL & FCL) must be booked with us by the date shown and the booking MUST be accompanied by a fully completed Dangerous Goods Note (DGN).  Hazardous cargo that is not booked or does not have a completed DGN by the date shown above cannot be shipped on that sailing.

LG= sailing from London Gateway                                                       F = sailing from Felixstowe

Please note:

1) Transhipment Port for all above is Cape Town

2) The above schedule is subject to change without notice.

3) Not all transhipment sailings take Break Bulk REEFER Cargo.

4) Transhipment ports and vessels are subject to change without notice

5) Schedule issued in the UK by AW Ship Management Ltd / St Helena Line Ltd.

Receiving Depots

Transhipment service only

UK Depot Details:

Tilbury will accept General Break Bulk as well as Reefer and Chilled Break Bulk. All cargo bookings must be handled through AWSL office in Liverpool before delivery to Tilbury. Not all sailings take refrigerated break bulk cargo. Only cargo for transhipment services will be accepted at Tilbury.

General Break Bulk booked as freight plus Cars
AW Ship Management Ltd
c/o Franco Vago (UK) Ltd
Railstore International Freight Terminal
Childeritch Lane
West Horndon
CM13 3ED

For cargo measuring 0.5cbm or below in total please see our Small Parcels section.

Receiving Port

Direct services only

For direct sailings from the UK, all cargo (LCL or FCL) must be pre-booked with the UK Cargo agent. Delivery dates are set for each sailing and cargo can only be received at the port within the advertised dates. Only cargo for direct services will be accepted at Portland.

The direct service port of loading in the UK is:


All enquiries and cargo booking through the EU Cargo Agent:

Derek Kaye – Cargo Manager
AW Ship Management Ltd
9 Alie Street
E1 8DE
T: + 44 (0) 01704 876 611
+ 44 (0) 7894 462 118
F: + 44 (0) 207 481 4874