CARNIVAL TRANSFERS

Carnival Cruise Lines offers transportation between Orlando International Airport or Melbourne International Airport and Port Canaveral. These services are only available on the day of your cruise and immediately after your cruise.

 
Important facts about our transfer services
Where can I purchase transfers?
  • Purchase of transfers can be done through Manage My Cruise on Carnival.com or Carnival Reservations up to 5 days prior to your sail date; you will need to provide your flight information in Online Checkin at the time of purchase. Flight details are provided to the transportation company to assist in expediting your transfer to the pier. It is your responsibility to update Carnival with any changes to your flight schedule to ensure you are met by the transportation company.
  • New bookings made within 5 days of sailing may purchase the transfer at the Orlando Airport with a Carnival Cruise Lines airport representative*.
    (*Cash payment is not accepted at the airport, the transfer costs are charged directly to your onboard Sail & Sign Account.)
How do I purchase transfers?

Transfers can be purchased in four easy steps: 

  1. Login to Manage My Cruise
  2. Click "View Details" 
  3. Choose "Plan activities"
  4. Select "Ground Transportation" 

 

Cost of Transfers:

Applicable to Cruise Only guest
Between Orlando International Airport and Port Canaveral: One Way: $35.00     Round Trip: $70.00
Between Melbourne Airport and Port Canaveral: One Way: $40.00     Round Trip: $80.00
 
Applicable to guests using Carnival's Fly Aweigh air program
Between Orlando International or Melbourne Airport and Port Canaveral: One Way: $35.00     Round Trip: $70.00

Transfer rates are subject to change and any unused services are non refundable.

What are the flight guidelines for the latest airport arrivals and earliest return flights? 

Latest Flight Arrival:
Arrivals into the Orlando International Airport: 1:30pm
Arrivals into the Melbourne Airport: 2:00pm

Earliest Flight Departures:
Earliest departures out of the Orlando International or Melbourne Airport for Carnival Sensation 3/4/5/7 days cruise: 12:00pm
Earliest departures out of the Orlando International Airport for Carnival Liberty 5/7/8 days cruise: 12:50pm
 

Prior to your cruise you will be met at the airport:

On the day of the cruise, you will be assisted by our Meet & Greet agents and escorted to your vehicle for transfer to the port. Transfer service from the Orlando International and Melbourne Airport generally begins at 10:00am. After the first bus departs, transfer service runs every 20 to 30 minutes based on volume.

For availability contact your travel agent, go to Manage My Cruise on Carnival.com or contact Carnival Reservations at 1-800-327-9501.

 
Conditions and Restrictions

Transfers operate on the day of embarkation or debarkation only. Cruise only guests will be required to provide flight information via Online Checkin when purchasing transfers. When flight details have been recorded in Online Checkin updates are the responsibility of the guest. Carnival is not responsible to provide transfers for guests who schedule flights outside of the service times or provide incorrect flight information. The vehicle operator is an independent contractor. Carnival assumes no liability for losses, damages or injuries in connection with the use of the operator. Carnival reserves the right to discontinue transfer service at anytime. Prices and acceptable flight times are subject to change without notice.