Port of Palm Beachis one of Florida's Busiest Ports
One East 11th Street, Suite 600, Riviera Beach, FL 33404
Tel: 561.383.4100 – http://www.portofpalmbeach.com
Located 80 miles north of Miami and 135 miles south of Port Canaveral, the Port of Palm Beach is the fourth busiest container port in Florida and the eighteenth busiest in the continental U.S. In addition to intermodal capacity, the Port is a major nodal point for the shipment of bulk sugar (domestic usages), molasses, cement, utility fuels, water, produce, and breakbulk items. Vessel entrance is through an inlet channel 300 feet wide with no aerial obstructions leading into Lake Worth. Berthing is a short 20 minutes from first sea buoy to anchorage with operating drafts of drafts of minus 33 feet.
Port of Palm Beach is the only port facility in South Florida operating a rail system with pier-side box, hopper and intermodal cars operating 24 hours a day. Located on Port property are six miles of trackage for intermodal transfers and handling.
New to Cruise Port of Palm Beach
2 night Bahamas cruise
On Wednesday, March 17th, 2010 a new cruise ship and the Port of Palm Beach observed an inaugural dedication ceremony and luncheon aboard the M/V Bahamas Celebration. The Bahamas Celebration is the Official Cruise Ship of the Port of Palm Beach.
For more information about cruises on the Bahamas Celebration, visit: