Port Canaveral Parking Restrictions and Map for Tuesday’s Spacex Falcon Heavy Rocket Launch
By Space Coast Daily // April 8, 2019
Parking in Port Canaveral lots will cost $15 – Cash-only, NO credit cards
BREVARD COUNTY • PORT CANAVERAL – If you are planning to head out to Port Canaveral to watch Tuesday’s SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch, following is some important information about launch view parking at Port Canaveral.
The SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch is currently scheduled for Tuesday, April 9 with a window of 6:36 p.m. through 8:35 p.m.
Watching the launch from Port Canaveral is very popular and many thousands of people have enjoyed spectacular views from the Port.
Starting on Tuesday, April 9, parking at Port Canaveral will be limited and traffic in and around the Port will be controlled to ensure public safety, ease traffic congestion and promote a safe arrival and departure from the Port.
Launch watchers should decide in advance where to park their car and follow signs to their desired lot at Port Canaveral.
Parking in Port Canaveral lots will cost $15.00 (Cash-only, NO credit cards)
Please review the Port’s parking and traffic flow plan included below and choose the parking lot that offers the most efficient exit to the return trip roadway.
Electronic and fixed signs on State Road 528 and State Road A1A, and on roadways and intersections on Port will direct motorists arriving at the Port to park in designated parking areas.
Brevard County Sheriff’s Office (BCSO) deputies, parking lot attendants and Port staff will be at key traffic intersections around the Port to assist motorists.
- Regular per-vehicle admission will apply;
- The lot will close when the maximum number of vehicles has been reached.
- Departing motorists will be directed onto N. Atlantic Blvd Southbound (or George King Blvd depending on traffic conditions).
COVE PARKING FOR RESTAURANTS
Free parking for restaurant patrons only and until lot is filled.
NO PARKING AREAS FOR LAUNCH VIEWING (WILL BE STRICTLY ENFORCED)
- Exploration Tower and lot closed for private event.
- Boat Ramp is exclusively for boats and trailers using the boat ramp only.
NO parking allowed on State Road 401
NO parking allowed on State Road 528 median – entire length
- The paved lot on Mullet Drive to the north of the Exploration Tower
- Motorists can exit to SR 528 or SR A1A
EXITING PORT CANAVERAL AFTER LAUNCH
If you want to travel on SR 528 use Lots A or B
If you want to drive to the cities of CAPE CANAVERAL, COCOA BEACH, use SR520 or to points south on SR A1A, Use Lots C, D, E, F, G, H, I
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