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Cruise Port Driving Directions and Parking Information

 

Here you will find driving directions to each US based port as well as long-term parking information.  We hope you find this useful in your cruise planning!

Boston, Massachusetts

Address
Cruiseport Boston
Black Falcon Cruise Terminal
One Black Falcon Avenue
Boston, MA
 

Directions
From north of Boston (I-93 South) -
* On I-93 downtown, exit at South Station; at the end of the ramp, turn left onto Summer Street
* Summer Street will merge with Congress Street; continue on Congress Street
* Turn right at "D" street
* At the next light, turn left onto Summer Street (again)
* At the next light, turn left into the Boston Marine Industrial Park
* Take the first right turn onto Design Center Place to the Black Falcon Terminal

From south of Boston (Traveling on I-95 North, I-93 North or the Southeast Expressway) -
* Pass through the South Station Tunnel underneath downtown Boston/Chinatown
* Stay in the right lane of the tunnel and exit at Atlantic Avenue/Northern Avenue
* Stay in the right lane of the exit ramp; at the end of the ramp, travel through the intersection onto the new Northern Avenue Bridge
* Follow Northern Avenue into the Boston Marine Industrial Park
* At the end of Northern Avenue, turn right on Tide Street
* Take the next right onto Drydock Avenue
* Take the next left onto Design Center Place to the Black Falcon Terminal

From the Mass Turnpike (I-90) East -
* Follow the Mass Turnpike East until you see signs that read "Turnpike Ends"
* Stay to the right and exit at the off-ramp marked Atlantic Avenue; follow the signs for Atlantic Avenue
* Continue on Atlantic Avenue until you reach the new Northern Avenue Bridge which will be on the right
* Follow Northern Avenue into the Boston Marine Industrial Park
* At the end of Northern Avenue, turn right on Tide Street
* Take the next right onto Drydock Avenue
* Take the next left onto Design Center Place to the Black Falcon Terminal

Travel Time: 3 miles from the Boston Logan International Airport; travel time is approximately 10 minutes.

Parking
$10.00 per day (rates subject to change by the Port Authority)
* Indoor parking garage
* No advance reservations required


Charleston, South Carolina

Address
Port of Charleston
Union Pier Terminal
196 Concord Street
Charleston, SC
 

Directions
Traveling from I-95 North or South -
* Take I-26 (S.E.) toward Charleston
* Exit at East Bay Street
* Turn left on to Market Street
* Turn right on to Concord Street
* The driveway to the Cruise Ship Terminal will be on the left

Traveling from US Highway 17 -
* Take US Highway 17 toward Charleston
* Exit at East Bay Street and turn right off the exit ramp
* Turn left on to Market Street
* Turn right on to Concord Street
* The driveway to the Cruise Ship Terminal will be on the left

Travel Time: 12 miles from the Charleston International Airport; travel time is approximately 30 minutes.

Parking
$8.00 per day (rate subject to change by the Port Authority)
* Secured, outdoor parking
* No advance reservations required
* RVs will be charges per parking space
* Shuttle service available to/from the terminal/parking lot


Ft. Lauderdale - Port Everglades

Address
Port Everglades
S.E. 10th Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Directions
* I-595 is an East/West Interstate with connections to I-95, the Florida Turnpike, US-1, State Road 7 (441), I-75 and the Sawgrass Expressway
* Take I-595 East straight into Port Everglades
* Once in Port Everglades, I-595 becomes Eller Drive/10th Avenue
* At the traffic light, proceed straight on 10th Avenue. You will approach a sign with instructions that will direct you to the assigned terminal
* The entrance to the Midport Parking Garage will be located on the left side of 10th Avenue

Travel Time: 2 miles from the Fort Lauderdale International Airport; travel time is approximately 5 minutes. 30 miles from the Miami International Airport; travel time is approximately 45 minutes.

Parking
$10.00 per day (rate subject to change by the Port Authority)
* Midport Parking Garage: 6 floors; 2,000 spaces
* Security-patrolled and illuminated
* No advance reservations required
* Parking Spaces for RVs available


Galveston, Texas

Address
Port of Galveston
Pier #25
2502 Harborside Drive
Galveston, TX

Directions
* From I-45 South, take Exit 1C - Harborside Drive (Highway 275)
* Turn left (East) onto Harborside Drive
* Continue approximately 4.7 miles to Kempner/22nd Street
* Proceed to Cruise Terminal - Pier #25

Travel Time: 42 miles from the Houston Hobby International Airport; travel time is approximately 60 minutes. 70 miles from the Houston Intercontinental Airport; travel time is approximately 90 minutes.

Parking
(Subject to change by the Port Authority)
* 4 Days - $40.00
* 5 Days - $45.00
* 7 Days - $60.00

Note: Luggage must be unloaded at the cruise terminal curbside prior to parking; the parking lot shuttle buses cannot accommodate luggage.
* Outdoor parking lot
* No advance reservations required
* RVs pay for two spaces


Los Angeles, California

Address
San Pedro Pier - Los Angeles
World Cruise Center
Berth 93-A
San Pedro, CA

Directions
* Take the San Diego Freeway 405 South to Harbor Freeway 110 South
* Take Harbor Freeway 110 South to the CA-47 Terminal Island Exit
* Merge right and exit at Harbor Blvd
* Proceed straight through the Harbor Blvd intersection
* Proceed to Pier 93-A

Travel Time: 18 miles from the Los Angeles International Airport; travel time is approximately 45 minutes.

Parking
$10.00 per day (subject to change by the Port Authority)
* Guarded, outdoor parking lot
* No advance reservations required
* RVs will be charged per space (minimum 2 spaces/maximum 3 spaces)


Miami, Florida

Address
Port of Miami
Pier #8 and Pier #9
1741 and 1751 Africa Way
Dodge Island
Miami, FL

Directions
From the North -
* I-95 South
* Exit NW 8th Street (Exit 5A)
* Turn left (East) on to NW 5th Street (NW 5th turns into NE 5th)
* Follow signs with Port of Miami steamship logo to Biscayne Blvd
* Entrance to the port is at Biscayne Blvd and NE 5th Street
* Proceed to the end of the port to Pier #8 and Pier #9

From the South -
* US-1 North to I-95 North
* Exit at Biscayne Blvd Exit; follow signs to Biscayne Blvd
* Go north on Biscayne Blvd to NE 5th Street
* Entrance to the port is at Biscayne Blvd and NE 5th Street
* Proceed to the end of the port to Pier #8 and Pier #9

Travel Time: 8 miles from the Miami International Airport; travel time is approximately 25 minutes. 25 miles from the Fort Lauderdale International Airport; travel time is approximately 45 minutes.

Parking
$10.00 per day (rates subject to change by the Port Authority)
* Guarded, outdoor parking lot
* No advance reservations required
* RVs pay for two spaces


Mobile, Alabama

Address
Port of Mobile
Alabama State Docks
Intersection of Beauregard Road and Water Street
Mobile, AL

Directions
From I-65 North or South -
* Take I-65 to I-165
* Exit at Water Street
* Directional signage will be visible
* Security Check-In will take place at the Hank Aaron Loop. All guests will be pre-screened before proceeding to the parking lot and cruise terminal.

From I-10 East or West -
* Exit at Water Street
* Directional signage will be visible
* Security Check-In will take place at the Hank Aaron Loop. All guests will be pre-screened before proceeding to the parking lot and cruise terminal.

Parking
$7.00 per day (rate subject to change by the Port Authority)
* Secured, outdoor parking
* No advance reservations required
* RVs will be charged per parking space
* Cash only; prepay prior to the cruise


New Orleans, Louisiana

Address
Port of New Orleans
Two Julia Street
Berth #1
New Orleans, LA

Directions
* From I-10, east of New Orleans, take Business 90 toward the Westbank
* From I-10, west of New Orleans, take Ponchartrain Expressway toward the Westbank
* Exit at Tchoupitoulas/South Peters exit and proceed to Tchoupitoulas Street
* Turn right on Tchoupitoulas Street and proceed to Henderson Street
* Turn left on Henderson Street and proceed to Port of New Orleans Place
* Turn left on Port of New Orleans Place
* Turn right on Julia Street and proceed to the terminal

Travel Time: 16 miles from the New Orleans International Airport; travel time is approximately 40 minutes

Parking
$10.00 per day (rates subject to change by the Port Authority)
* Secured, outdoor parking
* No advance reservations required
* RVs are charged per parking space (minimum 2 spaces/maximum 3 spaces)


New York, New York

Address
Port of New York
New York City Passenger Ship Terminal
Piers #88/90/92
711 12th Avenue
New York City, NY

Directions
From outside of New York City -
* New Jersey Turnpike North/South
* Take the Lincoln Tunnel to New York City
* Follow signs to West 42nd Street
* Turn left on to West 42nd Street
* Turn right on to 12th Avenue (West Side Highway)
* Turn left at 55th Street and proceed up the ramp to the terminal
* Proceed to Pier #88/90/92

Travel Time: 15 miles from Newark International Airport; travel time is approximately 45 minutes. 15 miles from LaGuardia Airport; travel time is approximately 45 minutes.

Parking
$18.00 per day (rate subject to change by the Port Authority)
* Open, rooftop parking on Pier 92 - use automobile ramp at 55th Street and 12th Avenue


Newport News, Virginia

Address
Port of Newport News
Newport News Marine Terminal
Pier B North
23rd and Harbor Road
Newport News, VA

Directions
From I-64 Eastbound (Richmond area) or Westbound (Norfolk area) -
* Take Exit 264 for I-664 South
* Take Exit 6 for 26th Street
* At the traffic light, turn left on to Huntington Avenue
* At 25th Street, turn left
* Cross Warwick Blvd and continue to the end of the street into the Newport News Marine Terminal
* Proceed to Pier B North

Travel Time: Approximately 25 miles from Norfolk International Airport. Approximately 80 miles from Richmond International Airport.

Parking
Rate subject to change by the Port Authority
* 1 Day - $35.00
* 2 Days or longer - $70.00
* Valet parking
* Secured, outdoor parking
* No advance reservations required
* RVs will be charged per parking space


Norfolk, Virginia

Address
Port of Norfolk
Nauticus National Maritime Center
One Waterside Drive
Norfolk, VA

Directions
From Richmond (West) to Harbor Park Parking Site -
* Take I-64 East towards Williamsburg/Norfolk, VA
* Proceed through the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel into Norfolk
* Turn right onto I-264 West to Downtown Norfolk
* Exit at Waterside Drive (Exit 9)
* At the end of the exit ramp, make a left onto Water Street
* Follow Water Street to Harbor Park

From Richmond (West) to Cedar Grove Parking Site -
* Take I-64 East towards Williamsburg/Norfolk, VA
* Proceed through the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel into Norfolk
* Turn right onto I-264 West to Downtown Norfolk
* Take City Hall Exit (Exit 10)
* At the end of the ramp, make a right onto St. Paul's Blvd
* Continue straight until St. Paul's Blvd turns into Monticello Avenue
* Cedar Grove Parking Site is located on the right off of Monticello Avenue

From Washington, DC (North) to Harbor Park Parking Site -
* Take I-95 South
* Exit onto I-295 South to Williamsburg/Norfolk, VA (Exit 84)
* Take I-64 East towards Williamsburg/Norfolk, VA (Exit 200)
* Proceed through the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel into Norfolk
* Turn right onto I-264 West to Downtown Norfolk
* Exit at Waterside Drive (exit 9)
* At the end of the exit ramp, make a left onto Water Street
* Follow Water Street to Harbor Park

From Washington, DC (North) to Cedar Grove Parking Site -
* Take I-95 South
* Exit onto I-295 South to Williamsburg/Norfolk, VA (Exit 84)
* Take I-64 East towards Williamsburg/Norfolk, VA (Exit 200)
* Proceed through the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel into Norfolk
* Turn right onto I-264 West to Downtown Norfolk
* Take City Hall Exit (Exit 10)
* At the end of the ramp, make a right onto St. Paul's Blvd
* Continue straight until St. Paul's Blvd turns into Monticello Avenue
* Cedar Grove Parking Site is located on the right off of Monticello Avenue

From North Carolina (South) to Harbor Park Parking Site -
* Take I-95 North to Emporia, VA
* Exit onto US-58 East (Exit 11) towards Suffolk/Norfolk/Virginia Beach
* In Suffolk, US-58 will merge with US-13; continue east
* Follow US-58/US-13 onto I-264 West towards Downtown Norfolk
* Proceed through the Downtown Tunnel into Norfolk
* Take Waterside Drive Exit (Exit 9)
* At the end of the ramp, make a left onto Water Street
* Follow Water Street to Harbor Park

Traveling from North Carolina (South) to Cedar Grove Parking Site -
* Take I-95 North to Emporia, VA
* Exit onto US-58 East (Exit 11) towards Suffolk/Norfolk/Virginia Beach
* In Suffolk, US-58 will merge with US-13; continue east
* Follow US-58/US-13 onto I-264 West towards Downtown Norfolk
* Proceed through the Downtown Tunnel into Norfolk
* Take Waterside Drive/St Paul's Blvd Exit (Exit 9); follow St Paul's Blvd signs
* At the end of the ramp, make a right onto St Paul's Blvd
* Continue straight until St Paul's Blvd turns into Monticello Avenue
* Cedar Grove Parking Site is located on the right off of Monticello Avenue

Travel Time: 15 minutes from the Norfolk International Airport; 30 minutes from the Newport News Airport; 20 minutes west of the Virginia Beach Ocean Front; 40 minutes east of Colonial Williamsburg.

Parking
Rate subject to change by the Port Authority
* rates currently not available


Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Address
Port of Philadelphia
The Philadelphia Cruise Terminal at Pier 1
Philadelphia Naval Business Center (PNBC)
5100 South Broad Street
Building #3
Philadelphia, PA

Directions
From north of Philadelphia and from New Jersey via the Ben Franklin Bridge or the Walt Whitman Bridge:
* South on I-95
* Take Exit 17 (Broad Street)
* Make a left on to Broad Street
* Enter Main Gate at Navy Yard
* Continue on Broad Street
* The Cruise Terminal (Building #3) is the last building on the right

From south of Philadelphia and from New Jersey via the Commodore Barry Bridge:
* North on I-95
* Take Exit 17 (Broad Street)
* Make a left at first light at bottom of ramp (Zinkoff Blvd)
* Make another left on to Broad Street and stay to the right
* Enter Main Gate at Philadelphia Naval Business Center (PNBC)
* Continue on Broad Street
* The Cruise Terminal (Building #3) is the last building on the right

From west of Philadelphia or the Pennsylvania Turnpike (Exit 24 - Valley Forge):
* Schuylkill Expressway East (I-76)
* Take I-76 East to Broad Street Exit
* Take Broad Street South to Main Gate at Navy Yard
* Continue on Broad Street
* The Cruise Terminal (Building #3) is the last building on the right

From Blue Route (I-476):
* Take I-476 to I-95 North
* Take I-95 North to Exit 17 (Broad Street)
* Make a left at first light at bottom of ramp (Zinkoff Blvd)
* Make another left on to Broad Street and stay to the right
* Enter Main Gate at Philadelphia Naval Business Center (PNBC)
* Continue on Broad Street
* The Cruise Terminal (Building #3) is the last building on the right

From Center City Philadelphia:
* Take Broad Street South to Main Gate at the Navy Yard
* Continue on Broad Street
* The Cruise Terminal (Building #3) is the last building on the right

Travel Time: Approximately 30 minutes from the Philadelphia International Airport.

Parking
$12.00 per day per passenger vehicle (rate subject to change by the Port Authority)
* Covered garage (located a few blocks from the terminal)
* Cash or Credit accepted

 

Security Information:
* Guests arriving ahead of scheduled embarkation may be asked to park in a security area away from the terminal until instructions are given to proceed to the terminal for luggage drop-off.
* It is imperative that ALL guests remain with their luggage until the luggage is unloaded at the terminal.
* Everyone must show a valid Driver's License if they are driving any vehicle to the terminal.
* All vehicle passengers must also provide a photo ID, preferably a valid Driver's License.


Port Canaveral, Florida

Address
Port Canaveral
Terminal #5
North Terminal
1492 Charles M. Rowland Drive
Port Canaveral, FL

Directions
From I-95 North/South -
* Take Exit 77-A East - Beeline Expressway (528 East)
* Take exit for North Terminal
* Follow signs for Pier #5 - North Terminal

From Orlando International Airport -
* Take Beeline Expressway (528 East)
* Take exit for North Terminal
* Follow signs for Pier #5 - North Terminal

From Tampa -
* Take I-4 East
* Exit at Beeline Expressway (528 East)
* Take exit for North Terminal
* Follow signs for Pier #5 - North Terminal

Travel Time: 45 miles from the Orlando International Airport; travel time is approximately 50 minutes.

Parking
$8.00 per day (rate subject to change by Port Authority)
* Guarded, outdoor parking lot
* No advance reservations required
* RVs will pay for two spaces


San Diego, California

Address
Port of San Diego
1150 N. Harbor Drive
San Diego CA 92101

Directions
Take I-5 South to Airport Exit (see sign: Cruise Ships use Airport Exit), stay in right lane and take a right on Laurel Street. Go straight through one set of lights. Stay in left lane and bear left onto Harbor Drive. The B Street Cruise Ship Terminal is approximately one mile on the right hand side.

Parking
$7.50 per day (rates subject to change by the Port Authority)


San Francisco, California

Address
Port of San Francisco
Pier 35
The Embarcadero
San Francisco, CA 94133

Directions
From the South Bay: Take Highway 101 North to Highway 80 East, exit at 4th Street, stay left onto Bryant Street (get in right land) stay on Bryant Street to Embarcadero. Turn left onto Embarcadero (get into right lane) go straight about 2 1-2 miles. Look for signs for the Pier.

From North Bay: Take Highway 101 South across the Golden Gate Bridge, pass through the toll plaza and stay on your left, take Lombard Street to Van Ness Ave., take a left onto Van Ness Ave (stay right), follow Van Ness Avenue to Bay Street (about 3 blocks), stay on Bay Street until it runs into Embarcadero, turn let onto Embarcadero, look for signs for the Pier.

From the East Bay: Take Interstate 80 West across the Bay Bridge, Take the Harrison Embarcadero Exit (on left side), turn right at Harrison St. (end of off-ramp), follow Harrison to Embarcadero, turn left onto Embarcadero, go straight and look for signs for the Pier, approximately 2 miles.

Parking
Approximately $9.00 per day (rates subject to change by the Port Authority)


Seattle, Washington

Address
Port of Seattle
Bell St. Pier
2203 Alaskan Way
Seattle, WA 98121

Directions
Merge onto WA-518 E. Take the I-5 north exit on the left toward Seattle. Merge onto I-5 N. Take the Seneca St. exit, exit number 165, on the left. Merge onto Seneca St. Turn right onto 4th Ave. Turn left onto Wall St. Turn right on Alaskan Way.

Bell Street Pier Cruise Terminal is located at 2225 Alaskan Way, just south of the Edgewater Hotel, on the waterfront. If coming by car, take the Mercer Street Exit and follow Mercer until it turns into Broad Street. Follow Broad Street to Alaskan Way. Turn left onto Alaskan Way heading south.

Travel time: Approximately about 16 miles from the Seattle Airport

Parking
$12.00 per day (rates subject to change by the Port Authority)
If parking long-term, turn left on Wall Street and enter the Bell Street Parking Garage. A parking attendant will assist passengers. A shuttle van is available to transport passengers and their luggage across the street to the Terminal. Passengers can also take the sky bridge across the street to the Terminal.


Tampa, Florida

Address
Port of Tampa
The Seaport Street Terminal
651 Channelside Drive
Pier #2
Tampa, FL

Directions
From the North -
* I-75 South to I-4 West OR I-275 South to I-4 East
* Take Exit 1 (Port of Tampa/Ybor City)
* Take 21st Street South
* Turn right on East Adamo Drive/Hwy 60
* East Adamo Drive/Hwy 60 will turn into Channelside Drive/13th Street
* Bear to the left and follow signs for the Florida Aquarium/Seaport Terminal
* The long-term parking lot will be on the right hand side of the street

From the South -
* I-75 North
* Take Crosstown Expressway West (toward Tampa)
* Take 22nd Street North Exit (Port of Tampa/Ybor City)
* Take 22nd Street North
* Turn left on East Adamo Drive/Hwy 60
* East Adamo Drive/Hwy 60 will turn into Channelside Drive/13th Street
* Bear to the left and follow signs for the Florida Aquarium/Seaport Terminal
* The long-term parking lot will be on the right hand side of the street

From the East -
* I-4 West
* Take Exit 1 (Port of Tampa/Ybor City)
* Take 21st Street South
* Turn right on East Adamo Drive/Hwy 60
* East Adamo Drive/Hwy 60 will turn into Channelside Drive/13th Street
* Bear to the left and follow signs for the Florida Aquarium/Seaport Terminal
* The long-term parking lot will be on the right hand side of the street

From the West/Tampa International Airport -
* I-275 North (stay in right lane)
* Take I-4 East
* Take Exit 1 (Port of Tampa/Ybor City)
* Take 21st Street South
* Turn right on East Adamo Drive/Hwy 60
* East Adamo Drive/Hwy 60 will turn into Channelside Drive/13th Street
* Bear to the left and follow signs for the Florida Aquarium/Seaport Terminal
* The long-term parking lot will be on the right hand side of the street

The Seaport Street Terminal is located in an area referred to as the Garrison Seaport Center and is adjacent to the Florida Aquarium.

Travel Time: 15 miles from the Tampa International Airport; travel time is approximately 20 minutes.

Parking
$10.00 per day (rates subject to change by the Port Authority)
* Covered parking garage
* No advance reservations required
* RVs will be charged per space

 
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