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Airport Transportation: Cruises from Europe

Published 03/11/2015 09:51 PM   |    Updated 09/20/2022 02:03 PM

Price for Transfers
Transfers can be pre-purchased through Carnival up to 2 days prior to the sail date.

Barcelona International Airport - BCN

  • $39.99 USD One Way / $79.98 USD Roundtrip
 
London-Heathrow Airport - LHR | London Gatwick Airport - LGW
London City departures from Victoria Coach Station
 
  • Cruises from Dover: $99.99 USD One Way / $199.98 USD Roundtrip
  • Cruises from Southampton: $84.99 USD One Way
 
Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino International Airport (Rome) - FCO
  • $64.99 USD One Way / 129.98 USD Roundtrip 
 
Lisbon Portela International Airport - LIS
  • $31.99 USD One Way  
 

Flight Guidelines
This service is available on the day of embarkation and immediately following debarkation only.

Note: For all International flights, guests are advised to arrive at the airport 3 hours prior to flights. 

Barcelona International Airport - BCN

  • Arrival flight into BCN must be no later than 12:00pm
  • Return flight out of BCN must be no earlier than 12:00pm
Note: There are additional transfer options available on carnival.com Shore Excursions that include sightseeing..

 

Cruises from Dover, England

London-Heathrow Airport - LHR | London Gatwick Airport - LGW

  • Arrival flight into LHR and LGW must be no later than 11:00am
  • Return flight out of LHR and LGW must be no earlier than 1:00pm
London City departures from Victoria Coach Station 
Note: The below transfer options are available on carnival.com Shore Excursions.
  • Transportation leaves from Victoria Coach Station to Dover at 11:30am
  • Transportation leaves from the Dover Station to Victoria Coach Station at 9:00am

Cruises from Southampton, England (Carnival Celebration)

London-Heathrow Airport - LHR | London Gatwick Airport - LGW

  • Arrival flight into LHR must be no later than 11:00am
  • Arrival flight into LGW must be no later than 11:00am
 
London City departures from Victoria Coach Station 
Note: The below transfer options are available on carnival.com Shore Excursions.
  • Transportation leaves from Victoria Coach Station to Southampton at 11:30am
 
 
Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino International Airport (Rome) - FCO
  • Arrival flight into FCO must be no later than: 12:00pm
  • Return flight out of FCO must be no earlier than: 12:00pm
Note: There are additional transfer options available on carnival.com Shore Excursions that include sightseeing and pick-up/drop-off in Rome City Center.
 
 
Lisbon Portela International Airport - LIS
  • Arrival flight into LIS must be no later than: 12:00pm
  • Return flight out of LIS must be no earlier than: 12:00pm
 
 
Day of Embarkation: Meet and Greet Service / Motor Coach Service / Purchase of Transfers
 
Barcelona International Airport - BCN
  • After collecting luggage, guests should proceed to Customs; outside of Customs, a representative will escort guests to the pier transportation. 
  • Guests who arrive prior to the sail date must return to the following meeting point at the airport on the day of sailing, no later than 11:00 AM: Barcelona International Arrival (Terminal 1) outside of Customs.
  • Guests who purchase their own air and are using Carnival’s Airport Transportation are required to provide flight information via Online Check-In no later than 2 days prior to their cruise date. The airport is staffed based on known flight information. Once all known flights are met, staff is released and service is no longer available.
  • Transportation service is provided between 10:00am and 1:00pm on the day of embarkation only. 
  • Transportation Provider: Transfer service will be provided by Intercruises Shoreside & Port Services. Should guests have questions regarding transfer service, the transfer provider can be reached at the following contact number on the day of the sailing only: +34 606289559.
 
 
London-Heathrow Airport - LHR | London Gatwick Airport - LGW
  • After collecting luggage, guests should walk through Customs and into the Arrivals areas listed here where a representative will escort guests to the next available pier transportation. Kindly allow 1-1/2 hours to exit Customs in both airports.
    • London Heathrow International Airport: Arrivals Halls T1, T2, T3 and T5.
    • London Gatwick International Airport: Arrivals Halls, North and South Terminals
  • Guests who arrive prior to the sail date must return to the airport no later than 11:00am on the day of sailing to meet with a representative at the above meeting locations. 
  • Guests who purchase their own air and are using Carnival’s Airport Transportation are required to provide flight information via Online Check-In no later than 2 days prior to their cruise date. The airport is staffed based on known flight information. Once all known flights are met, staff is released and service is no longer available.
  • Cruises from Dover: Transportation service is provided between 10:00am and 12:00pm on the day of embarkation only. Motor coaches depart the airport every 45 to 60 minutes.
  • Cruises from Southampton: Transportation service from Heathrow is provided between 10:00am and 12:00pm on the day of embarkation only and from Gatwick between 11:00am and 12:00pm on the day of embarkation only.
  • Transportation Provider: Transportation will be provided by Intercruises Shoreside and Port Services. Should guests have questions regarding transfer service, they can be reached at the following contact number on the day of sailing only: Office hours (9:00am-5:30pm): +44 (0) 207467 7690 / Out of office hours: +44 (0) 7989 88 1258
 
 
London City departures from Victoria Coach Station to Dover, England
  • Victoria Coach Station is located at 164 Buckingham Palace Road, Belgravia, London SW1WPTP.
  • Transportation leaves from Victoria Coach Station at 11:30am. There is only one departure. 
  • Once at Victoria Coach Station, guests should check the departure screen to locate the coach bay number which will be indicated under 'Carnival Pride-Dover or 'Carnival Celebration-Southampton'.
  • After the cruise, transportation leaves from the Dover Station at 9:00am back to London's Victoria Coach Station. 
  • Transfers can be purchased on Carnival.com Shore Ex site; guests staying in London pror to their cruise may also purchase transfers at the London Victoria Coach Station. 
 
 
Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino International Airport (Rome) - FCO
  • After collecting luggage, guests should walk through Customs and into the Arrivals area. Meeting point is at Terminal 3 Arrivals, door number 1 (indoor) where a Carnival representative will meet you. Once there, guests will be escorted to the pier transportation. 
  • Guests who arrive prior to the sail date, must return to the airport no later than 11:00am on the day of sailing to meet with a representative at the airport, at the above meeting point in the Arrivals area.
  • Guests who purchase their own air and are using Carnival’s Airport Transportation are required to provide flight information via Online Check-In no later than 2 days prior to their cruise date. The airport is staffed based on known flight information. Once all known flights are met, staff is released and service is no longer available.
  • Transportation service is provided between 10:00am and 1:00pm on the day of embarkation only.  
  • Transportation Provider: Transportation will be provided by Aloschi Bros. Should guests have questions regarding transfer service, they can be reached at the following contact number on the day of sailing only: +39 064-202-0498.  
 
Lisbon Portela International Airport - LIS
  • After collecting luggage, guests should proceed through Customs (Terminal 1), where a Carnival representative will meet you. Once there guests will be escorted to the pier transportation. 
  • Guests who arrive prior to the sail date, must return to the airport and proceed to the Lisbon International Arrival outside of Customs (Terminal 1), no later than 12:00pm on the day of sailing, to meet with a representative. 
  • Guests who purchase their own air and are using Carnival’s Airport Transportation are required to provide flight information via Online Check-In no later than 2 days prior to their cruise date. The airport is staffed based on known flight information. Once all known flights are met, staff is released and service is no longer available.
  • Transportation service is provided between 10:00am and 1:00pm on the day of embarkation only. 
  • Transportation Provider: Transportation will be provided  by Intercruises Shoreside & Port Services. Should guests have questions regarding transfer service, the transfer provider can be reached at the following contact number on the day of sailing only: +351 917 630 855.
 
 
Day of Debarkation: Purchase of Transfers | Motor Coach Service
  • One way transfers to the airport can be purchased on board at the Guest Services Desk or on the HUB App for guests who did not previously purchase the transfers. 
  • A pier representative will direct guests to their motor coach once they clear customs and exit the terminal. 
  • Transportation service will be provided during the duration of the debarkation process. 
    • Rome: For transporation back to the airport, transportation service will be provided at 7:00am, 8:00am and 9:00am only; it is recommended for guests on international flight to arrive at FCO Airport at least 3 hours prior to flight departure. 
 
 
Airport to Port Distance:  
  • Barcelona International Airport is 9 miles from the port.
  • Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino International Airport to port: 1-1/2 hours
  • London-Heathrow International Airport to Dover: 2-1/2 hours | to Southampton: 1-1/2 hours
  • London Gatwick International Airport to Dover: 1-1/2 hours | to Southampton: 2 hours
  • Lisbon Portela International Airport to port: 1 hour
 
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