Ship Finder

Ship Finder

By pinkfroot limited

  • Category: Navigation
  • Release Date: 2010-04-01
  • Current IOS App Version: 9.2.2
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 38.45 MB
  • IOS App Developer: pinkfroot limited
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 9.3 or later.
Score: 4
From 1,874 IOS App Ratings


Ship Finder shows live moving ships on a worldwide map. The intuitive design combined with incredible performance puts you in control. Watch in full screen, view in AR, search, add filters and so much more! Ship Finder has been top rated and top ranking since 2009 and covers most of the world, tracking 20,000+ ships simultaneously. Our incredible app performance means that you can see all tracked vessels at once - no clustering here! Simply tap a ship to see its name, type, photos, speed, dimensions and much more. Powerful features such as filters, search and the ability to save favourite ships are included. (You can choose Apple or Google maps too!). Add and browse bookmarks to saved locations around the globe to quickly navigate to areas or ports of interest. You can even use Augmented Reality (AR) view to identify ships out at sea using your device camera. Ship Finder works by picking up AIS ship feeds used by all passenger vessels, vessels over 300 tons and increasingly by smaller pleasure craft and yachts. This technology is actually faster than radar and is used by vessels for safety and navigation. Ship Finder provides near real time “virtual radar” AIS maps. It’s easy to use and is an amazing app for anyone interested in shipping, cruising and sailing in ports and locations across the world. It’s also great if you simply want to know what boats are out there or want to see where your friends and family are. Ship Finder is also used extensively by maritime professionals and mariners. Our global AIS coverage is impressive and expanding all of the time as we add new AIS feeds and receivers. Please check regularly to see the latest coverage. Pinkfroot are committed to customer service and continually improve our Ship Finder apps based on feedback. Why not join our online community at or if you have any questions please email us via and we’ll be happy to help. Disclaimer: Ship Finder should not be used for navigational purposes. Under no circumstances will the developer of this application be held responsible for incidents resulting from the use of the data or its interpretation.



  • Garbage

    Waste of money
  • Buy it today and wonna money back

    By cacao.or.tea
    Hello. I live in Ukraine, so I plan use Ship finder here, port Reni - your ship finder dont show any vessels here, but if i open marine traffic, here a lots of vessels. The same problem in port Herson, your app dont show anything there, but marine traffic show. Please back my money, I dont need your app. Thanks
  • Can’t find ship

    By Big Hog 77
    After paying for this upgraded version I couldn’t even find the ship I was looking for. A trawler called Cape Horn fishing in gulf of Alaska. Wouldn’t recommend this App to anybody.
  • Ripoff

    By gfrgdryhbdeygfhhhgg
    I paid for this app and it doesn’t show anything in the Great Lakes. I know for a fact there’s freighter activity and this app shows nothing. Refund please
  • Limited distance

    By Jimmy Z1
    I live on the Great Lakes. I purchased the premium site. I only get ships in about a 30 mile radius of my residence. Very accurate in the area of view.
  • Can’t get any of the boats in the South Pacific , Let alone tracking them

    By cxsxi
    Shouldn’t have paid extra not worth it. Can’t send this because every time I try you say my nickname has been taken starting to think this is a real Sham
  • Awful

    By deniseripley57
    Actually bought this because prior app Marin Traffic, stopped working. I use it to follow my son and the yacht he is working on. So disappointed and have renewed my feelings to NEVER spend money on an app.
  • Nothing shown in Hawaii

    By C-Wave
    I bought this to keep tabs on cruise and container ship traffic in Hawaii. Nothing at all shows up for me in my part of the world.
  • Just Doesn’tWork

    By Tee Neg
    I’m in Cocoa Beach, FL looking out at ships on the ocean all the time. This app hasn’t shown me even one of them.
  • Problem in Santa Marta colombia

    By ap col
    I am in santa marta colombia but is not working here.