Shipping dates

Tristan Da Cunha

Voyage Closing date Arrival date Vessel
V209 / 210 11/12/2023 28/02/2024 MV LANCE
V211 09/02/2024 24/04/2024 MFV EDINBURGH
V212 08/04/2024 26/06/2024 MV LANCE
V213 14/06/2024 28/08/2024 MFV EDINBURGH
V214 12/07/2024 26/09/2024 MV LANCE
V215 13/09/2024 20/11/2024 MFV EDINBURGH
V216 22/11/2024 05/02/2025 MFV EDINBURGH


RJI offer a bimonthly consolidated service to Tristan da Cunha via Cape Town, South Africa where the consignments are loaded onto the MV Edinburgh for shipment to the Island. RJI also offer an airfreight service to Cape Town for the more urgent non-hazardous goods to catch the next available vessel.

Transit time

Approx. 31 Days


RJI Warehouse (Bristol) - Tilbury Dock - Cape Town (South Africa) - Tristan Da Cunha


  • Sourcing & Procurement
  • Freight Consolidation
    (including UK collection service)
  • Shipping & Freight Forwarding
    (LCL & FCL)
  • Import & Export Solutions
    (including Customs Documentation, etc)
  • Air Courier Service

To arrange collection please visit our Collection Service Page or if you require further information regarding our service please phone +44 (0) 117 9828575 or send an e-mail to [email protected] & [email protected].


Please note that goods received by RJI for freight forwarding are not insured. It is the consignor’s (the sender’s) responsibility to ensure that adequate insurance cover is obtained; RJI would be pleased to quote for such cover if required. For more information see Insurance.

Hazardous Cargo

must be brought to our attention if any consignment or part of a consignment shipped through RJI might be considered dangerous or hazardous, failure to do so could lead to prosecution. For more information see Hazardous Cargo.

To ship your items, you need to fill in the personal Effects Declaration. Once you’ve finished filling in the form, you may send it to us and bring your goods to RJI Warehouse. You also may to print the form below and bring it to us if that’s easier for you. if you’d prefer to talk to us you may phone us at +44 (0)117 9828575 or +44 (0)117 9382349.

Or if you have any questions, feel free to contact us.