For other uses, see Ships.

Ship routes make a circle entirely around the island of Vvardenfell, although there is a noticeable dearth of ports on the northeast side. There is no easily definable system of ship routes as there is for Silt Strider routes.

Prices for passage are dependent on the destination, embarking point, and disposition of the Fee Collector to the passenger, which can be increased with successful Admiration or Bribes.

Passage is not instantaneous as it is with magical forms of transportation; the trip from Molag Mar to Khuul, for example, takes seven hours.

The ships at Sadrith Mora, and to a lesser extent Vivec, are notable for being nearest to the Mages Guild teleportation Guides; connections to the Silt Strider network are Khuul, Molag Mar, and Vivec.

A route between Ebonheart and Holamayan (Blatta Hateria and Vevrana Aryon) begins operation once Mehra Milo is rescued during the Lost Prophecies portion of the Main Quest (next quest after the "Corprus Cure" quest).

Ship routesEdit

Embarks Fee Collector Ship Travels to
Khuul Talmeni Drethan Omenwedur Dagon Fel Gnaar Mok
Gnaar Mok Valveli Arelas Priggage Khuul Hla Oad
Hla Oad Baleni Salavel Harpy Gnaar Mok Ebonheart Vivec Molag Mar
Ebonheart Nevosi Hlan Chun-Ook Hla Oad Vivec Tel Branora Sadrith Mora
Vivec City Ano Andaram Frost-Ghost Hla Oad Ebonheart Molag Mar Tel Branora
Molag Mar Rindral Dralor Whistler Hla Oad Vivec Tel Branora
Tel Branora Nireli Farys Spring Ebonheart Vivec Molag Mar Sadrith Mora
Sadrith Mora Gals Arethi Elf-Skerring Ebonheart Tel Branora Tel Mora Dagon Fel
Tel Aruhn Daynas Darys Saucy Tel Mora Vos Dagon Fel
Tel Mora Tonas Telvani Pole Star Sadrith Mora Tel Aruhn Vos Dagon Fel
Vos Sedyni Veran Falvillo's Endeavor Sadrith Mora Tel Aruhn Tel Mora
Dagon Fel Haema Farseer Arrow Sadrith Mora Tel Aruhn Tel Mora Khuul


When the ships are arranged alphabetically, with those that have loot noted, it looks an awful lot like the first part of the alphabet was used for boats with loot, or the developers stopped putting loot on boats once they got to H.

  • Arrow. Lower deck: Raw Glass, Raw Ebony. Cargo hold: Moon Sugar
  • Chun-Ook. Many locked doors and containers. Cargo hold: Moon Sugar and Skill Book: 2920, vol 03 - First Seed
  • Elf-Skerring. Cargo hold: Moon Sugar, Alchemy equipment. Lower level: Raw Ebony
  • Falvillo's Endeavor. Upper level: ABCs for Barbarians, 40 Moon Sugar, Journeyman's Alchemist tools. Lower level: Raw Ebony
  • Frost-Ghost
  • Harpy. Various containers with Moon Sugar
  • Omenwedur
  • Pole Star
  • Priggage
  • Saucy
  • Spring
  • Whistler


Quests related to shipsEdit

  • Liberate the Limeware: Steal pottery from the Chun-ook.
  • Mehra Milo and the Lost Prophecies: Blatta Hateria at Ebonheart will tell players they have mistaken her fishing boat for a transport until this quest commences, whereupon she will offer transport to the Holamayan monastery, and Vevrana Aryon will transport back from Holamayan to Ebonheart. Dialogue with Vevrana will usually remind her to offer transportation.
  • Thelsa Dral the Witch: mentioning the completion of this quest to Talmeni Drethan raises her disposition.


Boat operators in Vivec City transport passengers from one Canton to another in the manner of Venetian gondoliers. The hats they wear are not found elsewhere.

Embarks Boat Captain Travels to
Arena Canton Dalse Adren Hlaalu Canton Foreign Quarter Telvanni Canton Temple Canton
Foreign Quarter Devas Irano Arena Canton Hlaalu Canton Telvanni Canton
Hlaalu Canton Aren Maren Arena Canton Foreign Quarter Temple Canton
Telvanni Canton Fendryn Delvi Arena Canton Foreign Quarter Temple Canton
Temple Canton Talsi Uvayn Arena Canton Hlaalu Canton Telvanni Canton

Boat captainsEdit

See alsoEdit

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