Port Canaveral Port FAQ

Canaveral Port of call is located in Brevard County, Florida; it is one of world’s busiest ports. It has 750,000 square feet of covered freight storage capacity and it can handle more than 400,000,000 short tons of cargo. The Canaveral cruise terminal has approximately 1.3 million cruise passengers bustling through it annually.

1. What's the Cruise Port Address?

200 George King Boulevard
Cape Canaveral, Florida 32920

2.  What's the Cruise Port Phone Number?

321 783 7831      

3.  What's the Cruise Port Parking Like?

The port offers a six-level parking area with 24-hour surveillance. Short and long term parking is available and payable with credit, cash or checks.

4. How do You get to the Cruise Port?

The port is accessed by car or taxi through Interstate 95 from north or south and the Beeline Expressway.

5. What Cruise Lines use the Port?

Major cruises include: Carnival Glory which offers a 3 and 4-night cruises to the Bahamas and 7-night cruises to the eastern and western Caribbean; Disney Cruise with its Magic and Wonder and it offers an incomparable Disney experience; and the Royal Caribbean International.  RCI boasts of having the latest in top notch recreational facilities as well as the lowest guest per space density in the cruise travel industry.

6. What's the Nearest Airport to the Cruise Port?

The nearest airport to the port is Melbourne International Airport. It is located at the south which is 26 miles away from the port.

7.  What Attractions are Near the Cruise Port?

The best places to go are the American Police Hall of Fame and Museum. It is the nation’s first museum and memorial dedicated to law enforcement officers; commemorating more than 6,000 who died in the line of duty. You can also travel to the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex which offers a wide range of adventures (including overnight options) in addition to field trips. It is also worth visiting the Merit Island National Wildfire Refuge; it is home to more than a thousand species (including birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians and marine life). The island has 140,000 protective acres and can be found to the north of Kennedy Space Center.

8.  What Hotels are Near the Cruise Port?

Port Canaveral hotels offerings range from bed and breakfast style hotels to 5-star hotels. Royal Mansions, 0.4 miles away from the Port, is a 3-star hotel with great amenities. Also, the residence Inn by Marriott is just 1 mile from Port Canaveral and just 5 miles from Cocoa Beach. The hotels and motels have internet access and business centers for business and leisure.

9. What Restaurants and Shops are Near the Cruise Port?

You can find restaurants in Port Canaveral that offer local and international cuisine. You can try Frankie’s Wings and Things' rock shrimp. Also, you can try Grills Seafood Deck and Tiki Bar. It is the closest restaurant to the ocean within the port.

The Bar has a wide range of hearty breakfasts and fresh gems from the sea. However, if you want a non-waterfront restaurant, Smoke House Foods Inc. is the best place to go. It offers meats and seafood, barbecue pork sandwiches, hot sauces, stew and a lot more.

10. Are Ships Docked at the Port, or are Passengers Ferried from the Port to the Ship?

The cruise ships dock directly at the port and for cruise passengers; you can make use of packages that offer stay-and-park packages with shuttle services to the port as well.

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