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New Orleans Cruises for Agents

Caribbean or Mississippi? Sail from New Orleans.

Since the very first paddlewheel steamboat arrived here in 1812, New Orleans has been a key cruise destination. If you’re looking to explore the mighty Mississippi – or if you’ve always dreamed of seeking adventure in the warmer climate of the Caribbean – there isn’t a more exotic and culturally rich port of debarkation than New Orleans. Here are the cruise companies who call our port home. All offer packages that include before-and-after time in New Orleans for travelers who want to take in the Crescent City.

Hotel Monteleone Lobby
Offer clients a few nights and fun days in New Orleans before or after a cruise.
  • Easily park your car in New Orleans while you embark on your cruise, then come back and explore the Crescent City!
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  • Like the island paradises you’ll visit from your ship, New Orleans has magical foods, music, architecture, history and customs to discover. Don’t be surprised if this city of embarkation...
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Travelers can increase their time while visiting New Orleans by using www.advancecheckin.com. Schedule your reservations today!

THE FOLLOWING SHIPS WILL DEPART FROM NEW ORLEANS
 

Carnival Cruise Lines

  • Carnival Triumph:  Year round 4 and 5 day cruises to Cozumel and Progreso, Mexico.  In 2019, Carnival Valor will replace Carnival Triumph.  Erato Street Terminal
  • Carnival Dream:  Year round 7 day cruises to Caribbean. In 2019, Carnival Glory will replace Carnival Dream. Erato Street Terminal

Norwegian Cruise Line

  • Norwegian Breakaway:  7, 10, 11 day cruises to Caribbean.  In 2019, Norwegian Getaway will replace Norwegian Breakaway.  Julia Street Terminal.

Royal Caribbean Cruise Line

  • Vision of the Seas:  7 day cruises to Bahamas and Yucatan Peninsula.  Julia Street Cruise Terminal.

American Cruise Lines

  • America:  7 day, seasonal, round trip cruises from New Orleans to Vicksburg, MS and one way cruises from New Orleans to Memphis, TN along the Mississippi River
  • American Harmony:  7 day, seasonal, round trip cruises from New Orleans to Vicksburg, MS and one way cruises from New Orleans to Memphis, TN along the Mississippi River
  • Queen of the Mississippi:  7 day, year round trip cruise from New Orleans to Vicksburg, MS and one way cruises from New Orleans, to Memphis, TN along the Mississippi River

American Queen Steamboat Company

  • American Duchess:  9-night, year round cruises on the Mississippi River from New Orleans to Memphis, TN
  • American Queen:  9-night, year round cruises on the Mississippi River from New Orleans to Memphis, TN
     

Cruise Terminal Directions and Parking Map

For parking and other portside information about any of the cruises arriving in or departing from New Orleans call the Port of New Orleans at 504-522-2551or visit their website www.portno.com.

Driving Directions

From Central Business District:
Convention Center Blvd. to Henderson St., left on Henderson St. continue to Port of New Orleans Place, left on Port of New Orleans Place to Erato or Julia St. Terminals.

Exit at Business 90W/Westbank (locally known as Pontchartrain Expressway). Proceed to Tchoupitoulas St./South Peters St. exit, continue to Convention Center Blvd., right on Convention Center Blvd. continue to Henderson St., left on Henderson St. continue to Port of New Orleans Place, left on Port of New Orleans Place to visitor parking lot on right.