Cruises from Fort Lauderdale

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Relish the best of sand, sun and sea on a cruise from Fort Lauderdale with Princess®. After riding through the Everglades or visiting the Flamingo Garden and Wildlife Sanctuary, sail to the Caribbean for an even sweeter taste of island life. You can also head to the Panama Canal and Canada & New England or embark on a Transatlantic cruise. The choice is yours on a cruise from Ft. Lauderdale with Princess.

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What to Know About Cruises from Fort Lauderdale

Between the beaches, galleries and canals, there’s a lot to do and see in this waterside city. Here’s everything to know about your cruise from Ft. Lauderdale.

Snorkeling in the ocean on a Bahamas Cruis

Ft. Lauderdale at a glance

  • Language: English
  • Currency: U.S. Dollar (USD)
  • Time Zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
  • Docking: You will be notified as to which pier your cruise from Fort Lauderdale will dock.
  • Attire: We suggest dressing in light clothing as South Florida is warm year round, especially in the Spring & Summer. Also consider bringing a light jacket for when temperatures dip in the evenings.
  • Transportation: While taxis are available throughout the city, many neighborhoods are walkable, and you can visit other parts of Ft. Lauderdale by train, trolley, water taxi and rental bike.


Things to do in Fort Lauderdale

Keep those vacation vibes going – or kick them off – when you sail out of Ft. Lauderdale. It’s the perfect playground for whatever you love: beaches, nature, food, culture, shopping and more. Whether you want to wave to alligators on an airboat ride through the Everglades or take in the top-notch restaurants and clubs, you’re sure to have a good time. And who couldn’t use more of those?

Ships That Cruise from Fort Lauderdale

Our Princess fleet carries guests to some of the best cruises from Ft. Lauderdale. Find the comforts of home along with the luxuries you deserve on board any of our ships. Discover what makes our fleet so unique.

Caribbean Princess at sea

Caribbean Princess®

Caribbean Princess® is your ticket to one-of-a-kind-experiences. With our exclusive MedallionClass® service and family-friendly entertainment, sail into adventure on a cruise from Ft. Lauderdale.

Sky Princess at Sea

Sky Princess®

Experience one of our newest ships on a cruise from Ft. Lauderdale. Home to a pizzeria and jazz theater, Sky Princess® redefines sea travel with luxurious amenities and MedallionClass® service.

The Princess Seawitch beneath blue sky

More ships

On a cruise from Ft. Lauderdale, you can also enjoy best-in-class service and expert-crafted activities on board Caribbean Princess®, Crown Princess®, Emerald Princess®, Enchanted Princess®, Island Princess®, Regal Princess® and Sky Princess®.

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