COVID-19 Update: DIY Lettering is open, accepting online orders, and fully committed to our social responsibility to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 during this time. Besides providing work-from-home options, we've increased the sanitation of our facility, engaged social distancing, and will provide paid leave benefits as needed. We do not expect any issues and have been able to meet our Same Day Production goals and shipping commitments. We thank you for your continued business and hope everyone stays safe as we all do our part to flatten the curve.

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Self-Adhesive Vinyl Boat Lettering and Registration Numbers

Our boat lettering has awesome long-term outdoor durability. We warranty our lettering to look great for many years.

Design Online

Free Shipping Over $50

Most orders today will ship Tomorrow!

Yes, 95% of orders ship by the next business day and are delivered within 3-5 days.

Same Day Production

Available on orders placed before 1:00 EST.

Select USPS Priority or UPS/FedEx in the shopping cart.

Easy to Install

Achieve Professional Results

You can apply our lettering yourself—Guaranteed! Save money and get the same professional results.

Vinyl Boat Lettering

Our self-adhesive vinyl lettering works great on boats for your boat name, port of call and registration numbers. It comes pre-spaced and is easy to install.

Vinyl Lettering Layers Illustration

Pre-Spaced vinyl lettering with masking transfer tape on top.

Vinyl Application Iillustration

Simply install in one piece, then remove the transfer tape.

Three ways to order boat vinyl lettering.

Use Our Online Design Tool

Create your own lettering online. Choose any size, color, effect, and compare hundreds of font styles. This is the fastest way to get your lettering.

Design Online

Let Us Design it or Upload Your Files

Let us know what you are looking for and let us help you with your lettering design. You can upload a logo file or search from millions of graphic images.

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Submit Your PDF Artwork, Instant Price

Do you have your own graphic design? Submit your vector PDF files here and get an instant online price quote.

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Boat Lettering FAQ

  • Will the lettering come in sets of two?

    Not automatically. You'll need to set the quantity to 2 on the purchase tab of the lettering create tool.

  • What size should I order for Boat Registration Numbers

    Most states require at least 3" tall letters. You'll need to enter the height you'd like to order in the Text & Size section.

  • How soon can I get the custom vinyl lettering?

    Orders designed online are produced and shipped within one business day. If you select UPS/FedEx shipping, orders placed before 1:00pm EST ship the same day.

    Custom requests usually take 2-5 days to produce.

    Shipping Method/Speed Production Time Price
    First Class Mail (Up to 5 days) Ships in 1 or 2 Business Days $3.49
    Priority Mail (2-3 Days) Ships Same Day (Order by 1pm EST) $7.49
    UPS/FedEx 3 Business Day Ships Same Day (Order by 1pm EST) $9.95
    UPS/FedEx 2 Business Day Ships Same Day (Order by 1pm EST) $13.95
    1 Day Air - By end of day Ships Same Day (Order by 1pm EST) $22.49
    1 Day Air - Morning Delivery
    Ships Same Day (Order by 3:30pm EST)
    $34.95

    *First Class Mail is Free for orders over $50.

    *Weekends and Federal Holidays do not count as shipping days.

    *For international orders you can change the country and select a shipping option in the shopping cart before checking out. Once you select a country, the shipping options, prices, transit and production times will be listed. Import duties and taxes are not included in the item prices or shipping costs and will be the receivers responsibility. The following shipping options are available in most countries:

    • USPS First Class International - (2-3 Weeks)
    • FedEx Economy International - (4-5 Days)
    • FedEx Priority International - (1-3 Days)

  • What if I have any problems with the lettering?

    If you have any problems installing your vinyl, I'll send you a free replacement. Please contact us and we'll be glad to help in any way we can.

    See: Installation Guarantee and Vinyl Warranty

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Installation Guarantee

We guarantee you can install our vinyl lettering yourself. We'll ship you a replacement if you have any problems, period.

See our Installation Guarantee ›


Vinyl Warranty

Our vinyl lettering has awesome long-term outdoor durability. We warranty our lettering to look great for many years.

See our Vinyl Warranty ›

Our Customers Love Us!

Custom Vinyl

“This is the best site for diy lettering!! I will definitely use it again.”

Island Rose

  • Vinyl Lettering Use: A sailboat transom
  • Vinyl Lettering Style: Stencil

Jun 2020

Custom Vinyl Boat Name

“The website was very easy to use and the quality of the decal was great. Shipping was super fast. I'm very impressed with this company and would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone.”

Jenny Richmond, South Riding, VA

  • Vinyl Lettering Use: Name for our boat.
  • Vinyl Lettering Style: Flash

Jun 2020

Custom Vinyl Boat Name

“The name for our boat looks great! We’ve received many compliments and other folks can’t believe we put the numbers and name on ourselves. Everything looks professionally done at a much more reasonable cost.”

Cheryl and Guy, Belgrade, Maine

  • Vinyl Lettering Use: Registration numbers, name and home town for our boat.
  • Vinyl Lettering Style: Bookman Old Style

Jun 2020

Custom Vinyl Boat Name

“Completely satisfied with product and instructions. Time will tell on the durability.”

Anonymous, Some-City, USA

  • Vinyl Lettering Use: Name on snipe sailboat
  • Vinyl Lettering Style: Bible Script

Jun 2020

Custom Vinyl Boat Name

Sommer, Oakdale, NY

  • Vinyl Lettering Use: Boat lettering

Jun 2020

Custom Vinyl Boat Name And Logo

“Great quality at a great price. I worked at a sign shop for a few years and know what that means!”

Diana, Orange city, FL

  • Vinyl Lettering Use: Boat graphics

Jun 2020

Custom Vinyl Boat Registration Numbers

“Very ez to install. Impressed with the quality.”

Mark Gagne, Poland, ME

  • Vinyl Lettering Use: Identification #s for new boat.
  • Vinyl Lettering Style: Marlboro

Jun 2020

Custom Vinyl Kayak Lettering

“Received exactly what I ordered. Great instructions, easy application to sides of kayak. Highly recommend DIY LETTERING for custom vinyl lettering.”

Dr. D, Cortland, NY

  • Vinyl Lettering Use: Kayak - expedition lettering.
  • Vinyl Lettering Style: Balloon

Jun 2020