Galveston Cruise Ship Terminal Directions and Parking

Published 03/11/2015 09:58 PM   |    Updated 11/04/2015 09:38 AM

Texas Cruise Ship Terminal on Galveston Island
Pier #25
2502 Harborside Drive
Galveston, Texas 77550

Travel Time: 42 miles from the Houston Hobby International Airport; travel time is approximately 60 minutes. 70 miles from the Houston Intercontinental Airport; travel time is approximately 90 minutes.

Directions to the port:

  • I-45 South
  • Take Exit 1C - Harborside Drive (Highway 275)
  • Turn left (East) onto Harborside Drive
  • Continue approximately 4.7 miles to Kempner/22nd Street
  • Turn left onto Kempner/22nd Street
  • Proceed to Cruise Terminal - Pier #25

Parking: Rates are subject to change.

  • 4-day cruise: $45.00
  • 5-day cruise: $50.00
  • 7-day cruise: $70.00

Port of Galveston Parking Lots A and B

  • Guarded and lighted; 24 hour surveillance and police patrol.
  • Accepted forms of payment: U.S dollars; VISA and MasterCard.
  • Pre-payments may be made by visiting
  • No advance reservations required.
  • Vehicles occupying two or more spaces will be charged double the rate.
  • Handicap Parking available with proof of valid permit.
  • For Parking Information: 409 766-6100.


  • Luggage must be unloaded at the cruise terminal curbside prior to parking; the shuttles do not handle luggage during embarkation.


  • Return directly to Parking Lots A and B to retrieve car without luggage and then pick up the guests and luggage at the terminal curbside.
  • Depart the terminal on luggage-capable shuttles; there will be a short to moderate wait time. Note: This is only provided in parking lots where luggage drop-off is indicated on the parking lot sign.


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