Orlando Port Canaveral Cruise Information

Cruise Port Canaveral Information For Cruise Passengers

Port Canaveral
Port Canaveral

This site provides unbiased Cruise Port Canaveral cruise information for cruise passengers and travel agents.

Cruise Port Canaveral is the most convenient port in Florida for cruises; only 45 miles out of Orlando with millions of visitors each year. It is conveniently located to three nearby airports – Orlando International, Orlando Sanford and Melbourne International.

In linked pages below we provide complete information about Port Canaveral Cruise Terminals, Hotels, Parking, Rental Cars, Shuttles, Taxis, Restaurants, Bars and Attractions!

Map of the Area – What to expect in terms of Port location, layout, directions, road conditions, traffic and beach crowds.

Orlando Airport Information – Finding your way around MCO – Rental cars, shuttle buses, cruise line transportation, Uber, Lyft.

Car Rentals – Traveling to or from Port Canaveral in a rental car is a very convenient and popular option for cruisers, but it may not always be the best option. Rental car options and rental tips.

Transportation from the Airports to the Port – Most cruisers opt for cruise line transportation to and from Port Canaveral, but in many instances private or shared shuttle services and/or taxis may be more convenient and even cheaper!  The most popular transport choices from/to Orlando, Sanford and Melbourne.

Port Cruise Terminals – The Port is growing fast! In fact it is planning to become the busiest cruise port in Florida – if not the world! Port layout and key information about each cruise terminal.

Park and Cruise – Shipside and Offsite Parking – One of the most discussed topics in cruise forums! How parking works at the Port or nearby and how to pick the best option for your budget and family.

Pre-and Post-Cruise Lodging – You can fly in on the morning of your cruise but this is risky! Most cruisers arrive a day before their cruise to avoid airport stress. Hotels near the Port.

Where to Watch Cruise Ships – We compiled a list of the best places to watch the cruise ships enter or deport Port Canaveral.

Restaurants & Bars – Nothing puts you in a cruise-mood like a fun restaurant on the water the night before your holiday! Most popular restaurants/bars near the Port.

Port as a Port-Of-Call – Most people think of Port Canaveral as an embarkation port (to start a cruise) and not as a destination! The truth is, more and more cruise ships dock at Port Canaveral during their cruise itineraries. Shore Excursions.

Packing Essentials – We search the internet for the latest cruise essential trends and present the list here for your convenience. The items are linked to Amazon for your peace of mind. We do not sell anything here!

Cruise Port Videos – We have a series of Youtube videos available to help you with choosing hotels, parking, restaurants and rental cars!