Cruises Departing From Jacksonville FL – Preview All JAX Cruises

Cruises Departing From Jacksonville FL – Preview All JAX Cruises

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Cruises Departing From Jacksonville

All cruises departing from Jacksonville are with Carnival Cruise Lines who have two ships sailing from this port, the Elation and Fascination.  There is the choice of 4 or 5 day cruises departing from Jacksonville, sailing to the Bahamas all year round.  In April 2016 the Carnival Fascination with reposition to San Juan leaving the Carnival Elation as your main Jacksonville cruise ship.

The Bahamas cruises include Nassau and Freeport in their itineraries but also offer a stop in Key West if your travel in January 2017.

Jacksonville is a popular port for travelers from the South looking for a short getaway to warmer climates all year round.

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Port of Jacksonville Map and Driving Directions


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Port of Jacksonville Jacksonville – Directions and Parking Address: Port of Jacksonville JAXPORT Cruise Terminal 9810 August Drive Jacksonville, Florida 32226

Directions to the Port: From north of Jacksonville – • Take I-95 South • Exit at State Road 9-A, Exit #362-A (One mile past Jacksonville International Airport) • Take State Road 9-A South for six miles to Heckscher Drive Exit (SR 105) • Turn right on Heckscher Drive (SR 105) • Cross over New Berlin Road and go about a 1/2-mile • Turn left on August Drive into the cruise terminal entrance

From south of Jacksonville – • Take I-95 North through Jacksonville • Exit at Heckscher Drive, Exit #358-A (SR 105 North) • Stay on Heckscher Drive (SR 105 North); pass the Jacksonville Zoo and travel approximately four miles • Turn right on August Drive into the cruise terminal entrance

From West of Jacksonville – • Take I-10 East toward Jacksonville • Take I-295 North (this becomes SR 9-A), Exit #356 • Pass the interchange for I-95, staying on I-295/SR 9-A South for six miles to Heckscher Drive Exit • Turn right on Heckscher Drive (SR 105 South) • Cross over New Berlin Road and go about a 1/2-mile • Turn left on August Drive into the cruise terminal entrance

From the Jacksonville International Airport – • Leave the airport via Airport Road, traveling east toward I-95 • Take I-95 South for one mile • Exit at State Road 9-A, Exit #362-A (One mile past Jacksonville International Airport) • Take State Road 9-A South for six miles to Heckscher Drive Exit (SR 105) • Turn right on Heckscher Drive (SR 105) • Cross over New Berlin Road and go about a 1/2-mile • Turn left on August Drive into the cruise terminal entrance

From the Jacksonville Beaches – • Take Atlantic Blvd. West to State Road 9-A North • Take SR 9-A North over the Dames Point Bridge (also known as the Napoleon Bonaparte Broward Bridge) • Take the first exit off the bridge, Heckscher Drive (SR 105) • Turn left on Heckscher Drive (SR 105 South) • Travel about one mile • Turn left on August Drive into the cruise terminal entrance

Parking: $15 per day (rates subject to change by the Port Authority) • Fenced, lighted, outdoor parking lot • 24-hour security patrol • Accepted forms of payment: U.S. dollars; major credit cards • No advance reservations required • Oversized recreational vehicles will pay $25 per day • The parking lot is adjacent to the terminal building, requiring only a short walk


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