Cruise Parking Discounts

Discounted Pre-paid Parking


The Port of Galveston allows cruise passengers to reserve a parking spot when sailing out of Galveston. With the pre-paid parking program, the Port is offering discounted parking rates for spots in the Port of Galveston's official parking lots. Cruise passengers can secure a spot in advance through our online service and receive a discount of $5. Click to PRE-PAY FOR PARKING.


Disabled Vets & Purple Heart Recipients


Free parking will be offered upon arrival to applicable persons with a picture ID and valid documentation from the U.S. government stating that they are a disabled military veteran or Purple Heart recipient. Acceptable forms of proof are:
  • DD214 (with indication of disability at time of separation or Purple Heart recipient)
  • Department of Veteran’s Affairs service connected ID card
  • Vehicle registration with disabled veteran or Purple Heart designation
Identification must be presented at the time of arrival. No refunds will be issued after the fact.

Travel Agents


One free parking space will be offered to travel and cruise agents with a picture ID and a valid and unexpired International Air Transport Association (IATA) or Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) card. This offer is limited to one parking space per cardholder. Identification must be presented at the time of arrival. No refunds will be issued after the fact.

Group Discounts


Group discounts of $10 per car are available when paying at least 10 days prior to the cruise day for 10 vehicles or more. For assistance or further information, please contact parking staff at (409) 766-6100 or (281) 286-2484 ext. 409. This offer is only accepted at the Port of Galveston official cruise ship parking lots when paying in advance and is limited to one discount per vehicle, per cruise on groups of 10 or more cars.