The Jean de la Valette ferry is on its way to T&T.
According to NIDCO, the vessel left Cadiz, Spain at 8am today, and its voyage to Port of Spain includes a bunkering stop in Cape Verde, Africa.
The vessel is estimated to arrive within ten days, good weather permitting.
The Jean de la Valette is being leased by NIDCO to operate on the sea-bridge for a year.
According to reports, the vessel can accommodate 800 passengers and has a capacity of 230 cars.