The southern California city of Los Angeles is a massive metropolis, surfer beach haven, vibrant cultural center, and natural wonderland all at once. Not only is it one of the world’s best vacation destinations, but it’s also the jumping off point for luxury cruises along the Pacific Coast and through the Panama Canal.

Where do Celebrity Cruise ships dock in Los Angeles?

Cruises from Los Angeles dock in the Port of Los Angeles, which is also called the Los Angeles World Cruise Center, located just south of Los Angeles in San Pedro.

How far is LAX from the Los Angeles cruise terminal?

Airplane in Los Angeles International Airport

Los Angeles International Airport, California

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is about 20 miles from the Los Angeles cruise port at San Pedro, which is about a 30- to 45-minute drive away.

Where should I park for a cruise from Los Angeles?

Parking is available at parking garages on the port property. Free shuttle buses will take you to and from the Los Angeles cruise terminal. The cost is about $18 per day.

Which Celebrity Cruises ships sail from Los Angeles?

Ship exterior of Celebrity Millennium

Celebrity Millennium

Celebrity’s recently revolutionized ship, Celebrity Millennium, sails from the Los Angeles cruise port.

On Celebrity Millennium, stay in luxurious staterooms, enjoy Broadway-level entertainment, and dine in stunning venues serving world-class cuisine designed by our Michelin-starred chef.

Where can I cruise to from the Los Angeles cruise port?

Cruises from Los Angeles sail along the coast of California and through the Panama Canal to Fort Lauderdale.

California Coastal Cruises

Sail from Los Angeles along the gorgeous West Coast on a 7-night California cruise that also stops in Ensenada, Mexico. You’ll first sail north to San Francisco, where you’ll have an overnight stay that will give you plenty of time to take in the sights and sounds of the city.

Buildings in San Francisco, California

San Francisco, California

Then, sail south to explore the rugged coast of Monterey, where harbor seals, sea otters, and pelicans sun themselves on the rocks. At Catalina Island, spend the day in Descanso Beach for swimming, kayaking, and paddleboarding. Rent a bike or golf cart to see the impressive Art Deco Catalina Casino and the Catalina Island Museum.

Vineyard in Valle de Guadalupe

Valle de Guadalupe in Ensenada, Mexico

At Ensenada, once a playground for Hollywood royalty and West Coast gentry, spot migrating gray whales offshore and visit the Valle de Guadalupe’s renowned wine country.

Panama Canal Cruises

Rock formations of El Arco de Cabo San Lucas

El Arco de Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

On one of our Panama Canal cruises from California, you’ll sail from LA to San Diego, then on to the Mexican Riviera cities of Cabo San Lucas and Puerto Vallarta before venturing further south to Central America.

At Puerto Quetzal, Guatemala, see Mayan ruins and coffee plantations. In Puntarenas, Costa Rica, trek through a rainforest or discover the area’s abundant wildlife on a river cruise.

Gaton locks of Panama Canal

Panama Canal

Sail through the engineering wonder of the Panama Canal, and enjoy shopping and dining in Colon, Panama. At the final Latin American port of call in Cartagena, Colombia, stroll through the charming walled city, which was once raided by pirates and plunderers.

Spend two days at sea thoroughly enjoying all of the amenities and activities offered aboard Celebrity Millennium before reaching your city of debarkation in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

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See all of our cruise itineraries from Los Angeles and book your next vacation online, or call one of our vacation specialists.

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