Baltimore Cruise Terminal Information

Last updated on January 6th, 2020 at 10:38 am

The South Locust Point Cruise Terminal, also called Cruise Maryland Terminal, is located at 2001 East McComas Street.

Baltimore Cruise Terminal Address & Directions

From the north, the terminal can be reached via I-95 South through Ft. McHenry Tunnel. Sticking to the right lane, you should take Exit 55 on Key Highway and turn left when you reach the traffic light on the corner of East McComas Street. From there, you will see signs that will direct you to the entrance of the terminal on the right.

Baltimore’s port is quite small so check-in can be quite fast and simple. The parking lot is located right next door, within easy walking distance. There are plenty of staff both outside to collect your luggage and inside to check you in so that you are on the ship in no time.

Baltimore Port Transportation

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Baltimore Embarkation Tips:


– Have your luggage tags already attached for quick drop off. If forgotten, a small tent with extras is close at hand. You can park after dropping your luggage off.
– Do not arrive at the port earlier than 2 hours after the ship has arrived from the previous cruise. It is suggested you wait until the embarkation time given you by the cruise line in order to maintain short lines (ie Royal Caribbean suggest wait time may be as long as 25 minutes, which is very short in comparison with other terminals).
– Have your cruise ticket and ID close at hand as soon as you enter the terminal. The building is very small and you will be able to get in a check-in line as soon as you enter.
– Handicapped passengers – always ask if there is a line for those with disabilities. While the lines may be short, there is a steep winding walkway used while boarding on some ships, which can be tricky to navigate. Cruise line staff are always willing to help.

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Cruises From Baltimore

● Royal Caribbean – Grandeur of the Seas
● Carnival – Carnival Pride

Royal Caribbean departs from Baltimore to the following destinations: Canada and New England, Western & Eastern Caribbean, the Bahamas and Bermuda.

Carnival Cruises offers trips to the Bahamas and the Eastern Caribbean.

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