Port of Los Angeles

Parking at the Port of Los Angeles


93 Berth
San Pedro, CA 90731

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Parking rates are one dollar every hour for 10 hours, with a $12 daily maximum rate. Payments can be made using cash, traveler's checks, and credit cards.

Parking at the Port of LA is available for overnight extended stays, seven days a week 24 hours a day. No reservations are needed. There are courtesy shuttles to provide transportation to and from your vehicle on days that have scheduled departures.

You can check into your cruise terminal starting at 10:30 AM on the day of departure. Boarding typically starts at approximately 1 PM. At that time you will be required to present all necessary cruise documentation, along with proof of citizenship (your passport) for every member of your party.

Representatives from your cruise line will be available to help guide you to the appropriate station for check-in. Every guest must be on board at the designated time (generally 3:45 PM). Be sure to plan for all the necessary details pertaining to your arrival at the Port of LA and avoid any possibility of being denied permission to board.

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Port of Los Angeles


Ports America Cruise
100 Swinford Street, San Pedro, CA 90731
Phone: (310) 831-2096

Port of Los Angeles Overview

Did you know the Port of Los Angeles is known as America's Port? The Port of Los Angeles also consists of 2 separate cruise terminals - The World Cruise Center (also known as the San Pedro Terminal) and the Long Beach Terminal.


Cruise Lines

Over 12 cruise lines use the Port of Los Angeles cruise terminals for departures throughout the year. Disney Cruises, Carnival, Princess and Norwegian Cruise Line use the Port of Los Angeles as a home port. Destinations for the cruise ships that depart from the Port of Los Angeles cruise terminals include Mexico, South America and the northern ports of San Francisco, Portland, Vancouver, Seattle and the ports of Alaska. All cruise lines that use the port are: Carnival Cruise Lines, Celebrity Cruises, Crystal Cruises, Cunard Line, Disney Cruise Line, Holland America Line, Princess Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Line, Royal Caribbean International, Seabourn Cruise Line, Silver Sea Cruises


The Port of Los Angeles has embarked on a collaborative effort for transportation projects designed to ease congestion and improve air quality. Public transportation is available via Amtrak, Greyhound and Metro. Also Rent-A-Car companies are located near the World Cruise Center.

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Only a 20-minute drive from downtown Los Angeles, the Port not only boasts a bustling cruise center serving destinations to the popular Mexican Riviera and beyond, but also the scenic Cabrillo Beach for public swimming, boating and fishing, a vintage Pacific Electric Red Car rail line, Ports O' Call Village, and entertaining summertime events for the entire family, including the nation's largest Lobster Festival. In downtown San Pedro -- all within a five mile radius -- you'll find historical landmarks, parks, museums, one-of-a-kind art galleries, shops and restaurants and unique treasures from yesteryear such as the Warner Grand Theater.