Since the first cruise ship berthed at the port in 1931, Port Everglades has grown to become one of the busiest cruise ports in the world. Twelve cruise lines with over 45 cruise ships and 2000 different cruises handle over 3 million passengers each year.
Port Everglades provides modern, spacious and comfortable cruise terminals. It has dedicated customer service staff that work directly with cruise lines.
Port Everglades has been voted by Seatrade Insider as the world's top cruise port. It is close to Fort Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL). It is the only port in the U.S located adjacent to an airport.
Port Everglades has 11 full-time and 1 part-time spacious, air-conditioned passenger terminals. There are snack machines, mobile vendors, restrooms and seating areas in the terminals. Secured parking is available in two parking garages with 4,500 spaces and two gated surface lots. It has covered walkways and elevator/escalator access to gangways. There is vehicle-to-ship porter service available for baggage.
Carnival Cruise Lines, Celebrity Cruise Line, Cunard Line, Holland America Line, MSC Cruises, Princess Cruises, Regent Seven Seas Cruises, Royal Caribbean International, Seabourn and Silversea Cruises all have cruises departing from Port Everglades.
Cruise Terminals 1, 2, and 4 are the Northport facilities, located at the north end of the Port. Cruise Terminals 18, 19, 21, 22, 24, 25, 26 and 29 are the Midport facilities, located in the center section of the Port.
Directional signs with ship names, cruise terminal assignments and arrows are located throughout the Port and are updated daily. The specific location of cruise terminals inside the Port is available by referring to the Cruiseport web site.