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We’ve not found a good, complete list of US Cruise Ship Ports (with map) so we decided to build our own. Below, you’ll find all United States Cruise Ship Ports with departures. We’ve also included a beautiful map to display the options nearest your home town.
When deciding which cruise is perfect for your next vacation, one of the most important factors is your departure port. We’re constantly asked…
We often start our vacation search based on closest port. In an ideal world, our itinerary will start at one of the cruise ship ports within driving distance.
Once we get out of range, we have to start planning flights, ubers, and possibly hotels. That adds a whole level of complexity and expense that we’d prefer to avoid. Feedback from our cruise community suggests we’re not alone in this opinion.
Check out the map and list below to find your closest option.
Make sure to pin that list to your “Cruise Search” board for easy reference!
Here’s a complete list below by state. Also provided are links to find more detail on each departure port as well as links to shore excursions for each.
ALABAMA – Mobile Cruise Port
ALASKA – Juneau Cruise Port
ALASKA – Seward Cruise Port
ALASKA – Whittier Cruise Port
CALIFORNIA – Long Beach Cruise Port
CALIFORNIA – Los Angeles Cruise Port
CALIFORNIA – San Diego Cruise Port
CALIFORNIA – San Francisco Cruise Port
FLORIDA – Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port
FLORIDA – Jacksonville Cruise Port
FLORIDA – Miami Cruise Port
FLORIDA – Port Canaveral Cruise Port
FLORIDA – Palm Beach Cruise Port
FLORIDA – Tampa Cruise Port
HAWAII – Honolulu Cruise Port
LOUISIANA – New Orleans Cruise Port
MARYLAND – Baltimore Cruise Port
MASSACHUSETTS – Boston Cruise Port
NEW JERSEY – Bayonne Cruise Port
NEW YORK (BROOKLYN) – New York Brooklyn Cruise Port
NEW YORK (MANHATTAN) – New York Manhattan Cruise Port
OREGON – Portland Cruise Port
SOUTH CAROLINA – Charleston Cruise Port
TEXAS – Galveston Cruise Port
VIRGINIA – Norfolk Cruise Port
WASHINGTON – Seattle Cruise Port
PUERTO RICO – San Juan Cruise Port
We hope that this list helped you find the closest port for your next vacation.
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