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Cruise Ports


There are hundreds of cruise ship ports located across the globe. These ports serve cruise lines both big and small and act as jump-off points for every cruise vacation. If it’s your first time visiting a cruise port, be sure to do your research and collect all the information you’ll need for a smooth departure process.

Below you’ll find links to our expert write-ups on the most popular cruise ports in the world. You’ll find parking information, directions and driving tips, cruise line terminal locations, shopping, restaurant tips and so much more. Prepare for your next cruise departure with help from the experts at Cruise Critic today.

Popular Cruise Ports in the United States

Cruise Ports           
Port Canaveral (Orlando)BaltimoreNew York City
Los Angeles (Long Beach)     MiamiNew Orleans
Fort LauderdaleGalvestonSeattle
Bayonne (Cape Liberty)Tampa Bay       Boston
Los Angeles (San Pedro)San DiegoHonolulu
San FranciscoBrooklynMobile
JacksonvilleCharlestonSeward (Anchorage)
Whittier (Anchorage)  

Popular Cruise Ports in Canada

Cruise Ports           
MontrealQuebec City     Vancouver

Popular Cruise Ports in Australia

Cruise Ports           
AdelaideAuckland     Brisbane
CairnsMelbourne     Sydney
White Bay       

More Popular Cruise Ports Across the Globe

Cruise Ports           
AthensBarcelona     Palma de Mallorca
Southampton     San Juan     Nassau 

Additional Articles and Information on Cruise Ports

Cruise Critic Community: Ports of Call Forums

10 Cruise Ports You Can Visit Over and Over

Best Port Cities for Cruise-and-Stay Options

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