What is the Voyage Forecast?

The Voyage Forecast tool enables you to get forward-looking voyage information about any vessel at a glance directly on the Live Map. The tool is accessible in the:

  • Vessel InfoWindowVessel_Infowindow_2.png
  • Vessel Details pages


Use the Voyage Forecast tool to:

  • make future predictions based on MarineTraffic data-driven calculations.
  • be informed in a timely manner and make better decisions.
  • improve voyage monitoring of your favourite vessels.

Let's have a closer look at the available features:

  • Using the smart visualisation, you are able to tell the progress of any vessel's voyage in no time, as indicated by the position of the blue arrow along the line that connects the previous and the next ports. Both port names are shown along with the respective ATD (Actual Time of Departure) and ETA (Estimated Time of Arrival) for the subject vessel.



  • Get dynamic, Calculated ETAs by MarineTraffic based on data-driven information that takes into account AIS-reported details (speed, course, reported destination), past voyages and shipping lanes! (feature available to PRO or SAT plans subscribers and selected bundle users only)


  • Get Route Forecasts based on actual routes as recorded by MarineTraffic through all these years of experience! What's more, get dynamic point-to-point forecasts about any part of the predicted route along with the relevant details! (extended details are available to PRO or SAT plans subscribers and selected bundle users only