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Our jetty at Holyhead Port is a 24 hour, deep water, lock-free facility, located on the Irish Sea coast, and within easy reach of several major cities in the UK and Ireland (Latitude: 53° 19’N Longitude 004° 37’W).

Open to commercial traffic, the jetty is a concrete deck on steel raking piles, which is managed on behalf of Orthios by Holyhead Shipping Limited. 

Vessels of up to 300 metres can be accommodated. The depth of the approach channel to the jetty is 10.5m above chart datum and the minimum depth alongside the jetty is 12.5m. The height of the jetty deck above low water is 8.7m.

For all enquiries or to book vessels onto the jetty please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or the 24 hour booking line on 01407 762877 or 01407 7624725 during office hours.


Orthios Jetty Charges are levied separately to the port authority, by Orthios and Holyhead Shipping Ltd.

  • Harbour Dues, Cargo Dues, and Pilotage Dues levied by the Port
  • Berth dues, ancillary services, including boatmen, gangway, equipment, skips and labour to be charged by Orthios and Holyhead Shipping Ltd.

Orthios Jetty Berth Dues – Conventional Vessels

Berth Dues 0 – 100,000 GT £0.63 per GT

Orthios Jetty Berth Dues – Tugs, Barges, Supply and other Vessels

Berth Dues ORC (Offshore Renewable Craft) Jack-ups and Rigs per GT £0.61, plus surcharge of £0.13 per GT for jacking up/taking aground

Orthios Jetty Berth Dues - Tankers

£0.43 per GT

Other vessel types and bunkering by request

Orthios Jetty Berth Dues - Cruise Ships

Berth Dues 0 – 100,000 GT £0.18 per GT during passenger call or turnaround visit                                                       (max 18 hours)

Orthios Jetty Services

Mooring/Unmooring £278 per occasion*

Gangway (with) Crane Hire £173 per day

Gangway shifting £231 per shift*

Water -  £3.90/tonne/m3 plus £51 Stopcock Charge (minimum charge £80)

General Waste Skip, starting from £241

International Catering Waste £241 + £131/tonne (min 2t)

Fork Lift including Driver £42 per hour* (min 2 hours)

Crane £80 per hour* (min 2 hours)

Berth Supervisor £26 per hour*

Berth plan £250

Yokohama fender £70 each per day plus deployment/positioning charge per occasion £250

Mooring/Unmooring (stand down) £278 per occasion*

Other resource/labour costs £17 per hour* (min 4 hours)


*plus 50% between 19:00hrs - 07:00hrs/ plus 100% weekends and Bank Holidays 


Above charges are published until 31/12/2018 and subject to change per annum.