Travel Information

Parking Rates

Fees for parking apply to vehicles occupying a single standard car parking space.  Vehicles occupying two or more parking spaces, such as buses or large campers, will be charged an additional fee for the oversized space.

Pre-paid Parking

Port Canaveral offers cruise passengers the option to pre-pay for parking ahead of time utilizing our online service.  

Length of Cruise Regular Oversized
3 Nights / 4 Days $64.00 $112.00
4 Nights / 5 Days $80.00 $140.00
5 Nights / 6 Days $96.00  $168.00
6 Nights / 7 Days $112.00 $196.00
7 Nights / 8 Days $128.00 $224.00
8 Nights / 9 Days $144.00 $252.00
9 Nights / 10 Days $160.00 $280.00

Acceptable Payment Methods

American Express, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover credit cards


May be requested by contacting us at 783-7831 ext 239 - Monday through Friday. Please be prepared with the sailing date. 

Port Canaveral Parking

At Port Canaveral, we offer secure cruise parking close to your terminal and ship. It's just part of how easy and stress-free cruising is from Port Canaveral.

Hotel vouchers and prepaid parking receipts need to be given to the parking booth attendant upon entry to the parking garage.

*Rates are subject to change without notice. Contact the Canaveral Port Authority at 321-783-7831 for the latest information.

DISABLED PARKING spaces are available and the fee is waived for vehicles transporting
certain persons who have disabilities that:

  • Have special equipment, such as ramps, lifts, foot or hand controls for use by a disabled person;
  • Display a Florida Toll Exemption Permit as explained in s. 316.1964, Florida Statutes; and
  • Display a Disabled Veteran (DV) license plate issued under s. 320.084; s. 320.0842; or s. 320.0845, Florida Statutes.

Parking agents will not grant parking waivers for any other reason than the ones listed above. 

NOTE: Ship schedules and assigned terminals are subject to change. Please check with your travel agent or cruise line for the latest information on where you will be embarking.

I still have questions. Who can I contact at Port Canaveral? 

Parking Information: Hotel Vouchers for Parking
Lisa Botzenmayer David Poston
Senior Administrative Assistant - Cruise Operations Director of Cruise, Tourism, and Hospitality
321-783-7831 ext. 327 321-783-7831 ext. 213

Discount Port Parking for Partner Hotel Guests

Driving to Port Canaveral?

Many cruise passengers driving to Port Canaveral arrive at least one day before their cruise and stay in a local hotel, yet they would prefer the convenience of parking near their ship at the Port rather than taking a hotel shuttle. If this is your desire, why not save 40% on Port Canaveral parking?

Port Canaveral has partnered with 23 of our local hotels that now offer a Port Canaveral discount voucher at check out. The program is very simple. When making a hotel reservation with any of the active partner hotels listed below, tell them that you would like to take advantage of the Port Canaveral parking voucher program. During hotel checkout the morning of your cruise, the hotel front desk will issue a voucher that you present to our parking attendant and you will receive your discount on the spot.
Please note that you cannot use this voucher when pre-paying for parking.

(list of hotels with addresses and phone numbers)

Passenger / Luggage Drop-Off & Pick-Up


For passenger safety, security, and convenience, please proceed directly to the cruise terminal to drop off passengers and baggage. Porters will assist you with your baggage, and parking personnel will direct drivers to the appropriate parking facility. All parking facilities are convenient, secure and patrolled 24 hours a day.

Passenger and luggage drop off is available in front of the terminal or in the parking facility.


Passengers have the option to retrieve their vehicles and pick up their companions and luggage in front of the terminal entrance or they can walk with their luggage to their vehicle and depart when ready. 

Cruise Terminal Locations 

View a map of the cruise terminals.

Parking Directions 

Port Canaveral is located in Brevard County on Florida's east coast, easily reachable by an efficient system of highways. State Roads 528 , 520, and 50 are the Port's east-west highway links. These highways intersect with U.S. Highway 1, Interstate 95, the Florida Turnpike and Interstate 4 to provide excellent access to and from Port Canaveral.

Directions from Airports

From Orlando International Airport (MCO) This airport is approximately 45 minutes west of Port Canaveral. Take the North Exit from the Airport, staying to the right, to S.R. 528 East. Take S.R. 528 directly to Port Canaveral.

From Melbourne International Airport (MLB)
Melbourne International Airport (MLB) is located approximately 25 miles (40 minutes) south of Port Canaveral. Exit east (left) out of the airport onto NASA Boulevard and follow to U.S. Highway 1. Turn left (north) onto U.S Highway 1. Travel approximately 20 minutes on U.S. Highway 1 past the intersection of S.R. 520 in Cocoa about four miles to the S.R. 528 exit. Exit and travel east on S.R. 528 for approximately 10 miles, crossing the Indian River, Merritt Island and the Banana River to reach Port Canaveral.

From Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB)
The airport is approximately 1 hour northwest of Port Canaveral. Exit the airport south to the Central Florida Greenway (Toll Road 417). Go south 23 miles to S.R. 528's (the Beach line Expressway) eastbound exit. Go east (37 miles) to the Port.