Flight Information (click to open)
When booking your flights to and from Miami, Florida for the Monsters of Rock Cruise, we suggest that you consider arriving a day or two earlier so that you can take advantage of the local attractions in the Miami area. This also helps to avoid potential flight delays, baggage collection and transfer problems that could occur.However, if you need to arrive on the same day that the Monsters of Rock Cruise departs, we highly recommend that you schedule your arrival in Miami for no later than 12pm-Noon on Saturday, March 29th. We also recommend that you schedule your departure for no earlier than 12:00 pm on Wednesday, April 2nd, in the event there is a delay in debarkation.
Ground Transportation (click to open)
Conveniently located in the heart of Broward County near downtown Miami is easily accessible from area airports and hotels by car, taxi, and shuttle. Distance from the Port of Miami to:
Miami International Airport (MIA): 8 miles (25 minutes)
Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport (FLL): 25 miles (45 minutes)
The Miami International Airport (MIA) is the closest area airport to Port Miami. Consider arriving a day or two earlier so that you can take advantage of the local attractions in the Miami area. This also helps to avoid potential flight delays, baggage collection and transfer problems that could occur. If arriving in Fort Lauderdale or Palm Beach, you should accordingly allow for additional time.
Taxi fare from Miami Airport to Port Miami is currently a flat rate of $24 (prices subject to change).
Many area hotels provide bus/shuttle transportation between Miami and the hotel for pre-booked reservations. You should contact your hotel for available options and details. Here are two airport shuttle options, servicing the greater Miami and Ft. Lauderdale areas:
A number of car rental firms are licensed to do business at Port of Miami. Some companies provide shuttle service from the cruise terminals to their off-site but nearby rental locations. We suggest you confirm shuttle service with the car rental service prior to reserving a vehicle.
There are three entrances into Port of Miami. If using a GPS device, use 1015 N. America Way, Miami Florida 33132 as your destination address. Once at the Bridge to the Port, follow the signs to the designated terminal.
- When travelling on I-95 south, take Exit #3B Bayside. Head South to NE 5th Street and turn left. Fifth Street will lead on to the Port Miami Bridge. Continue over the bridge and follow the signs to the designated terminal.
- When traveling on I-95 north, Exit at Northwest 2nd Street. Head straight to NW 5th Street and make a right. Fifth Street will lead onto the Port Miami Bridge. Continue over the bridge and follow the signs to the designated terminal.
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Port of Miami
1015 N. America Way
Miami, FL 33132
Miami International Airport (MIA)
8 miles from Port Miami. Travel time is approximately 25 minutes.
Ft. Lauderdale International Airport (FLL)
25 miles from Port Miami Travel time is approximately 45 minutes.
We recommend that if you are booking your flights to your cruise from Miami that you consider arriving a day or two earlier so that you can take advantage of the local attractions in the Miami area. This also helps to avoid potential flight delays, baggage collection and transfer problems that could occur.
If you are arriving on the same day your cruise departs, please schedule your arrival and departure flights as follows:
- Miami – arrive no later than 12:00 pm. Depart no earlier than 12:00 pm
- Ft. Lauderdale – arrive no later than 11:00 am. Depart no earlier than 1:00 pm.
Port Miami Parking
Parking is conveniently available at all cruise terminals. Designated disabled permit parking spaces are available in each garage. Spaces are also available for oversized vehicles (oversized vans, recreational vehicles and vehicles with trailers) at special rates. All facilities are patrolled by security. Oversized vehicles may only park in Lot #2, across from Cruise Terminal E.
Hours and Access
On cruise days only, all garages and Lot #2 are open and manned by a parking attendent from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. Please note that Garage J is pre-paid only. To access parking garages and Lot 2 on non-cruise days, please contact PortMiami Cruise Operations or Port Security at 305-347-4800.
Overnight Parking: $20
Short-term Parking; $7
Vehicles longer than 20 feet: An additional $20 per day
All garages and Lot E access cash, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover or any major U.S. Traveler’s Check. Debit cards are NOT accepted.