Frequently Asked Questions
How do I get to Port Canaveral?

Port Canaveral Cruise Ship Terminal / Parking Information


Port Canaveral
9245 Charles Rowland Drive (Cruise Terminal #5)
9005 Charles Rowland Drive (Cruise Terminal #10)
Cape Canaveral, FL 32920

Carnival Sensation: Terminal #5
Carnival Glory: Terminal #10
Carnival Dream: Terminal #10

Travel Time: 45 miles from Orlando International Airport and 40 minutes from the Melbourne International Airport. 

Directions to Port Canaveral

Traveling from I-95 North or South

  • Take Exit #205, Beachline Expressway (S.R. 528 East)
  • Head east approximately 12 miles toward Port Canaveral
  • Follow signs for Cruise Terminal 5 and 10, which are located on A-Side (North) Terminals, reached via S.R. 401
  • Follow signs to the cruise terminal

Traveling from Orlando International Airport (MCO)

  • Take the North exit from the airport, staying to the right to Beachline Expressway (S.R. 528 East)
  • Take Beachline Expressway (S.R. 528 East)
  • Head east toward Port Canaveral
  • Follow signs for Cruise Terminal 5 and 10, which are located on A-Side (North) Terminals, reached via S.R. 401
  • Follow signs to the cruise terminal

Traveling from Melbourne International Airport (MLB)

  • Exit east (left) out of the sirport 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 and then about one mile to the S.R. 528 exit
  • Exit and travel east on Beachline Expressway (S.R. 528 East) for approximately 10 miles
  • Follow signs for Cruise Terminal 5 and 10, which are located on A-Side (North) Terminals, reached via S.R. 401
  • Follow signs to the cruise terminal

Traveling from Tampa

  •  Take I-4 East
  • Exit at Beachline Expressway (S.R. 528 East)
  • Head east toward Port Canaveral
  • Follow signs for Cruise Terminal 5 and 10, which are located on A-Side (North) Terminals, reached via S.R. 401
  • Follow signs to the cruise terminal


Port Parking $15 per night

(Rates are subject to change by the Port Authority) 

  • Terminal #10: 6-level, parking garage or outdoor parking area with 24-hour surveillance.
  • Terminal #5: Paved, gated, outdoor parking lot with 24-hour surveillance.
  • Full payment due upon entering the parking garage/lot.
  • Accepted forms of payment: U.S. Dollars; U.S. Traveler's Checks; Visa; MasterCard.
  • No advance reservations required.
  • Handicap Parking available with proof of valid permit.
  • Vehicles over 20 feet in length will pay $26.00 per night.


Traffic Conditions
Florida 511 service provides callers with free information on roads, transportation agencies and travel times. More information can be found at http://www.fl511.com/.

Airport Parking:  Carnival Cruise Lines guests are invited to enjoy discounted off-airport parking rates throughout the Park’ N Fly Network offering service from over 65 airports nationwide.  Click here to book via authorized site to obtain discount parking.  Please be sure to read terms and conditions in the Park’ N Fly site.