PORT OF BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS

APPROACHES

Port of Bridgetown – Lat. 13° 06.95’N., Long. 59° 38.2’W.

The harbour is situated on the North-Western side of Carlisle Bay.

Depth in approach channel, M.L.W.S.T. 13.5 m (Turning Basin – 12.5 m). The bottom is sand and coral. Vessels may enter and leave at any state of the tide. Currents in the harbour approaches vary from 1 knot to .5 of a knot.

WORKING HOURS

MON - FRI: 0700 - 1600, *1600 – 2300, *2300 – 0700 (*Overtime)
SAT:   OVERTIME
SUN:   OVERTIME
Port operates daily except Christmas Day, May Day, Independence Day (Nov 30), Good Friday, Easter Sunday.  Open on these days for cruise ships only.

DOCUMENTATION

Cruise Vessels 

Barbados Port Inc. Documentation

Form A

 

Did You Know?

In 1978, the Port added another 6.5 hectares of land through a land reclamation project?