Canaveral Pilots Association

All ocean going vessels arriving and departing from Port Canaveral require the use of a Pilot. To book a Canaveral Pilot agents must call the Port Canaveral Harbor Master at (321) 783-7832. Please have the vessel contact the Canaveral Pilots on VHF 12 one hour before arrival at the pilot station. The Pilot boarding station is 1 nm Southeast of buoy #3.

Arrivals Require a 24-Hour Notice  •  Departures Require a 2-Hour Notice