TRAVEL DOCUMENTS NEEDED
A VALID Passport will be required for all FriendShip passengers to check in at the port, as you will be traveling outside of the country. The passport must also be valid 6 months past our embarkation date, which is January 6th, 2020.
You can renew or apply for a Passport online. Non-US citizens should check with their local authorities to confirm the travel documents required.
BOARDING TIME & INFO
Boarding is from 11 AM – 3 PM EST on Monday, January 6, 2020 from Port Miami, Terminal G in Miami, Florida. You must be on board no later than 3 PM EST or risk being denied access to board. The FriendShip sets sail at 7:00 PM EST… no exceptions.
TRANSPORTATION TO PORT
Port of Miami, Terminal A
1015 North American Way
Miami, FL 33132
For those traveling by air, we recommend you fly into either Miami International Airport (10 miles from Port) or Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport (30 miles from Port)
On Arrival: It is recommended if you are flying in, to arrive in Miami by no later than 11 AM EST on Monday, January 6th to give yourself enough time for arrival at Port for check-in.
On Departure: When booking your flight to leave Miami on Friday January 10, it’s recommended that you NOT book flights departing earlier than 12:00 PM EST on January 10. If you do, you will need to be out of your room with your luggage ready and waiting by 7:00am.
Flights, Hotels & Ground Transportation is not included in your FriendShip Cabin purchase. Livestyle Inc, is not be responsible for anyone who misses a flight, book at your own discretion.
Below is a list of items prohibited from coming aboard, as these items could interfere with the safe operation of the ship or the safe and secure environment of our guests and crew are prohibited.
All of the items on this list, similar and dissimilar items will be confiscated upon being found.
Alcoholic beverages, illegal drugs, flammable liquids, explosives, and dangerous chemicals will not be returned.
Should you happen to see any of these items in a passenger’s possession, please let a member of our security team know.
Is there WIFI available on board?
Wi-fi is available in most areas of the ship and can be purchased based on RCCL Internet Packages and Rates. Rates will be available as we near sailing date
Can I use my cell phone on the ship?
Mobile phones may work at times while we are on the boat, but keep in mind this is a cruise cell tower signal and will be considered roaming and incur an increased charge from your mobile carrier. You may want to contact your carrier and activate international calling plan, inform them that you are travelling on a cruise ship to the Bahamas. Either way once you leave Miami, international calling & and text rates will apply.
How many meals are included each day?
Food is nearly available 24 hours: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. There will also be snacks & munchies available.
Water, non-specialty coffee, tea & juices are included
Can I Pre-Order Alcohol & Champagne?
FriendShip will have drink packages & special bottle pricing. More info & pricing will be made available closer to sailing date.
How can I communicate with friends at home or ashore while on Friendship cruise?
You can make ship-to-shore calls from your stateroom, 24 hours a day. The cost is $7.95 USD per minute and will be automatically charged to your SeaPass account.
Your friends and family can contact the ship by calling (888) 724-7447. Or from outside the U.S. they can call (321) 953-9003. The cost is $7.95 USD a minute and can be charged to their MasterCard® or Visa®. From outside the U.S. additional long distance charges will also apply.
You can also use our onboard Internet Cafés, stateroom Internet connection, or Hot Spots to send an e-mail to your friends or family for a minimal fee.