Port Canaveral Cruise Parking Options, Prices, and Map

Port Canaveral’s parking options are somewhat limited. Because the port sits on a spit of land about five miles from the mainland, space for parking lots is somewhat sparse. However, there are still some options available as long as you don’t mind a shuttle ride. Otherwise, official port parking is available right next to the cruise terminals for a higher fee.

Here’s a list of all your options:

Port Canaveral cruise parking options

Port Canaveral Official Parking: Parking at the port is the most convenient. Parking lots and garages are next to each cruise terminal, making for a very short walk to check-in. The problem is that you pay a lot for that convenience — $17 per day. If you want to park at the port, simply show up on the day of cruising. Parking is payable via credit card.

Given the proximity of the lots to the cruise terminal, we wouldn’t blame anyone for paying the high prices. However, cheaper options are available.

A parking garage at Port Canaveral.

Cost: $17 per day
Distance: At terminal
Website: https://www.portcanaveral.com/Cruise/Directions-Parking

Park Port Canaveral: Located about three miles (5-minute drive) from the cruise terminals, Park Port Canaveral is one of your only options for off-site cruise parking. Rates are very fair — if booked online and paid ahead of time, the daily rate is $9.95 plus tax (rates are $1 more if paid at the lot). The lot offers a complimentary shuttle to and from the port.

Cost: $9.95 per day (if booked ahead)
Distance: 3 miles (free shuttle provided)
Website: http://www.parkportcanaveral.com

Park-N-Cruise: Park-N-Cruise is also about three miles from Port Canaveral, but due west. Rates are $10.95 per day and parking is in a fenced, gated and locked lot. Note that the $10.95 rate is for reservations booked online ahead of time. RVs and other oversized vehicles are an extra free. Of course, a shuttle will transport you back and forth from the port itself.

Cost: $10.95 per day (if booked ahead)
Distance: 3 miles (free shuttle provided)
Website: http://www.parkcruise.com

Individual Hotels: If you are staying in the Port Canaveral area, here is a list of hotels that will allow you to park your car for the length of your cruise. Many hotels cater to cruisers and have special daily rates and free shuttles.

Parking map for Port Canaveral
Map data: Google

More on Cruising From Port Canaveral

Getting to Port Canaveral — Transportation options from airports and the Port Canaveral area to the cruise port. Everything you need to know to get to the port and start your vacation.

Port Canaveral Park and Cruise Hotels — If you plan to stay in the area the night before your cruise, look at this list of hotels that offer cruise parking with a one-night stay.

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