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Caribbean Cruises

Complete information on Caribbean-bound cruise ships that depart from Port Canaveral, FL.

Port Canaveral, Florida is home port to several cruise ships. It is one of the busiest ports in the world, both for cruise traffic as well as cargo traffic. There are currently seven ships that sail from Port Canaveral.

Cruises From Port Canaveral

Carnival Dream

Carnival Dream is the largest and newest ship on the Carnival fleet. It sails on 7 night excursions out of Port Canaveral.

  • Length: 7 nights
  • Destinations: Cozumel, Mexico; Belize City, Belize; Roatan, Honduras; Costa Maya, Mexico
  • Year Built: 2009
  • Passenger Capacity: 3,652
  • Base Price: $449

Carnival Sensation

Carnival Sensation is an older ship that offers short and very affordable 3 and 4 night trips out of Port Canaveral.

  • Length: 3 or 4 nights
  • Destinations: Freeport, Bahamas; Nassau, Bahamas
  • Year Built: 1993
  • Passenger Capacity: 2,052
  • Base Price: $179

Royal Caribbean Freedom of the Seas

When it was built in 2006, Royal Caribbean's Freedom of the Seas was the largest passenger ship in the history of the world. It has since been surpassed by Royal Caribbean's Oasis Class ships. Freedom of the Seas sails mostly on 7 night trips out of Port Canaveral.

  • Length: 7 nights
  • Destinations: Labadee; Ocho Rios, Jamaica; George Town, Grand Cayman; Cozumel, Mexico
  • Year Built: 2006
  • Passenger Capacity: 3,634
  • Base Price: $449

Royal Caribbean Monarch of the Seas

Royal Caribbean's Monarch of the Seas was one of the largest cruise ships in the world when it was completed in 1991. Now, it is one of the oldest ships still in operation taking passengers on 3 and 4 night trips out of Port Canaveral at some of the cheapest rates in the cruise industry.

  • Length: 3 or 4 nights
  • Destinations: Cococay, Bahamas; Nassau, Bahamas
  • Year Built: 1991
  • Passenger Capacity: 2,744
  • Base Price: $189

Disney Magic

Disney Magic runs trips of varying lenghts out of Port Canaveral. Disney cruises tend to be considerably more expensive than trips on other cruise lines.

  • Length: 5, 7, 10, and 11 nights
  • Destinations: Key West, Florida; Grand Cayman; Cozumel, Mexico; Castaway Cay (Disney's Private Island)
  • Year Built: 1998
  • Passenger Capacity: 2,400
  • Base Price: $769

Disney Dream

Disney Dream is a mega-ship that begins running 3 and 4 night trips out of Port Canaveral in 2011. It cost approximately one billion U.S. dollars to construct. It is 40% larger than the other two Disney cruise ships.

  • Length: 3 or 4 nights
  • Destinations: Nassau, Bahamas; Castaway Cay (Disney's Private Island)
  • Year Built: 2011
  • Passenger Capacity: 4,000
  • Base Price: $449

Disney Wonder

Disney Wonder travels on 3 and 4 night trips out of Port Canaveral with stops at Nassau, Bahamas and Disney's private island Castaway Cay.

  • Length: 3 or 4 nights
  • Destinations: Nassau, Bahamas; Castaway Cay (Disney's Private Island)
  • Year Built: 1999
  • Passenger Capacity: 2,400
  • Base Price: $489

Norwegian Sun

Norwegian Sun sails on 7 and 14 night trips out of Port Canaveral.

  • Length: 7 or 14 nights
  • Destinations: Nassau, Bahamas; St. Thomas; St. Maarten; Cozumel, Mexico; Belize City, Belize; Key West, Florida; Santo Tomas de Castilla, Guatemala
  • Year Built: 2001
  • Passenger Capacity: 2,002
  • Base Price: $299