Venice (Italy)

Cruise Port schedule, map, terminals, news

Venice cruise port

Mediterranean - Black Sea


13 Santa Maria Fabbricato,30123 Venezia, Italy

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Venice cruise port is the connection of Central Europe with the Middle East and North Africa. It is situated at the intersection of main sea corridors in Europe: Adriatic – Baltic Corridor, Mediterranean Sea Corridor and Helsinki – Valletta Corridor. The Port of Venice is the leader cruise port in the Mediterranean. The cruise ship schedule includes voyages from the spring through all the fall. Venice offers great possibilities for city tours.

Highlights: Canals, St Mark's Square, Doge's Palace, Gondolas

Venice cruise terminal

Venice cruise port map (printable)

The Port of Venice is the leader not only in one traffic segment. It is the leader Mediterranean cruise port and main cargo port. The cruises starting from Venice have mainly three directions – the Adriatic Sea, the Aegean Sea and Turkey.

The Venice Cruise Port Terminal (VCT or Terminal Venezia Passeggeri) is the 3rd busiest cruise port in Europe and the 13th in the world. Each year the Port of Venice hosts thousand cruise ships and more than a million passengers. The port is located at the end of Venice (the road to the continental Italy, at the 4th km). It is not directly located on the Mediterranean.

The Port of Venice is in the Venetian Lagoon and the Porto di Lido channel joins it to the Adriatic. Over twenty cruise lines are hosted by the Venice Cruise Terminal. Companies like Norwegian Cruise Lines, Carnival,Royal Caribbean and MSC offer Venice cruises in their itineraries.

There are three major quays at the Venice Cruise Terminal. The biggest one is Marittima basin. It has three terminals and hosts the largest cruise ships. It comprises the TM berth (TM Quay), the Piave Quay [berth 117], the Tagliamento Quay [berths 107, 109, 110, and 112] and the Isonzo Quay [berth 18 and 20]. Two host smaller cruise ships – San Basilio [Quays 29 to 31] and Santa Marta [Quays 24 to 28]. They are situated in the the Giudecca Canal, around the corner of the port.

Venice tours, shore excursions, hotels

City Tours and Shore Excursions

Venice is known to be the “Queen of the Adriatic”. It is one of the most romantic world cities. Venice can enchant anyone with its breathtaking palazzos, canals and beautiful bridges. This city is so spectacular, that you will need at least three days to enjoy some of its wonders. Spend a day in a gondola at the narrow channels and be amazed by Venice. Go to Murano, the Venetian glassmaking center, or visit some of the famous places near the St Marks Square:

  • Basilica: the place where you can see Pala d’Oro. This famous altarpiece dates since 976. It is made of solid gold by the Byzantine goldsmiths and it has precious gems encrustations.
  • Doge’s Palace: situated right to the Basilica. You can see the Council Hall, plaques of the Doges (all 76, except Doge 55) and the world-famous Bridge of Sighs (the last walking place for the criminals before their transfer from the palace into the jail).
  • Campanile: dating since 912. The Campanile is the third building you have to see. There is astonishing city view from the top of it. This is not the exact original of the building, but a rebuilding with the original materials after its collapse in 1902.

The Venice cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Venice, Italy.

If you lose the Venice location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.

Port Venice cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Venice, Italy. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

  1. September, 2016
Day Ships in port
1 September, 2016
Riviera(departing at 22:00)
10 September, 2016
Queen Victoria(departing at 10 Sep)
Seabourn Odyssey(departing at 17:00)
11 September, 2016
Crystal Esprit(departing at 19:00)
Seven Seas Navigator(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 18:00)
14 September, 2016
Oceana(departing at 14 Sep)
15 September, 2016
Crystal Symphony(departing at 23:00)
Viking Sea(arriving at 15 Sep - departing at 16 Sep)
16 September, 2016
Viking Sea(departing at 16 Sep)
Azamara Journey(departing at 17:00)
Costa Mediterranea(departing at 21:00)
17 September, 2016
Star Clipper(departing at 17 Sep)
MSC Magnifica(departing at 16:00)
Vision Of The Seas(departing at 17:00)
Norwegian Jade(departing at 18:00)
18 September, 2016
MSC Orchestra(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 17:00)
AIDAbella(departing at 20:00)
Norwegian Spirit(departing at 23:00)
mv Voyager(arriving at 18 Sep - departing at 19 Sep)
Riviera(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 19:00)
19 September, 2016
Celebrity Constellation(departing at 18:00)
Silver Spirit(departing at 22:00)
River Countess(arriving at 19 Sep - departing at 19 Sep)
Brilliance Of The Seas(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 17:00)
Thomson Dream(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
20 September, 2016
River Countess(departing at 20 Sep)
Costa neoRiviera(departing at 16:00)
ms Michelangelo(departing at 19:00)
23 September, 2016
Costa Mediterranea(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 21:00)
River Countess(arriving at 23 Sep - departing at 25 Sep)
Braemar(arriving at 23 Sep - departing at 23 Sep)
Seven Seas Explorer(arriving at 08:00)
ms Michelangelo(arriving at 16:00)
24 September, 2016
Star Clipper(arriving at 24 Sep)
MSC Magnifica(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 16:00)
Vision Of The Seas(arriving at 06:00)
Norwegian Jade(arriving at 08:00)
ms Michelangelo(departing at 19:00)
Seven Seas Explorer(departing at 23:00)
River Countess(arriving at 24 Sep - departing at 25 Sep)
Crystal Esprit(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 19:00)
MSC Sinfonia(arriving at 10:00)
25 September, 2016
MSC Orchestra(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 17:00)
Crystal Esprit(departing at 19:00)
AIDAbella(departing at 20:00)
Thomson Celebration(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 18:00)
26 September, 2016
Rhapsody Of The Seas(arriving at 06:00)
River Countess(arriving at 26 Sep - departing at 26 Sep)
ms Eurodam(arriving at 13:00 - departing at 16:00)
27 September, 2016
Sea Cloud(departing at 27 Sep)
ms Eurodam(departing at 16:00)
Oceana(arriving at 27 Sep - departing at 28 Sep)
Aurora(arriving at 27 Sep - departing at 27 Sep)
ms Oosterdam(arriving at 12:00 - departing at 16:00)
28 September, 2016
Oceana(departing at 28 Sep)
ms Oosterdam(departing at 16:00)
Star Pride(arriving at 10:00)
29 September, 2016
Celebrity Constellation(arriving at 06:00)
Star Pride(departing at 18:00)
ms Prinsendam(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 12:00)
30 September, 2016
ms Michelangelo(arriving at 08:00)
Costa Mediterranea(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 21:00)
Queen Victoria(arriving at 30 Sep - departing at 01 Oct)
mv Minerva(arriving at 30 Sep - departing at 30 Sep)
River Countess(arriving at 30 Sep - departing at 02 Oct)
Star Breeze(arriving at 07:00)
13 September, 2016
Oceana(arriving at 13 Sep - departing at 14 Sep)
21 September, 2016
Le Lyrial(arriving at 21 Sep)
22 September, 2016
Braemar(arriving at 22 Sep - departing at 22 Sep)