Port info

Port name: The Port of Jacksonville

Jacksonville Port Authority
2831 Talleyrand Avenue
Jacksonville, FL 32206-0005 USA

Phone: +1 904 357 3000, Fax: +1 904 357 3060

Jacksonville Port Authority


Terminal info

Terminal name: Blount Island Marine Terminal

Blount Island
Atlantic Vehicle Processors (AVP)
9950 Blount Island Blvd. Jacksonville, FL 32226

Phone: +1 904 714 0286
Country: United States

Contact Us
Blount Island Marine Terminal

Hours of operation
Monday through Friday 08.00 - 15.30

Transportation Worker Identification Credential(TWIC) required for entry to terminal.

Closed on
President's Day - February 21
Memorial Day - May 30
Independence Day - July 4
Labor Day - September 5
Thanksgiving Day - November 24
Day after Thanksgiving - November 25
Christmas Day Observed - December 26

How to get there
From I-95, exit Blount Island/9A. Travel Eastbound on 9A South, exit Heckscher Drive. Turn Left on Heckscher Drive. Turn Right at Jacksonville Port Authority entrance. See Security Guard at Port's entrance


Make an appointment

Appointments necessary for ALL cargo other than: POVs and Motorhomes


Shipping information

Required Documentation

For Autos:
- 5 Dock Receipts
- 1 Original Title
- 2 copies of the original title (front and back)

For All Other Cargo:
- 2 Dock Receipts


For Autos:
- Original Title per U.S. Customs requirements
- Copy of Bill of Lading or Arrival Notice

For All Other Cargo:
- Original Bill of Lading or Arrival Notice
- Delivery Order

Customs Info
US Customs Code: 1803


About this Port

Completely fenced, lighted and 24/7 security guards in manned gate. CCTVs are in use. Random patrols are employed.

Pre-shipment preparation, Auto storage capabilities, Forwarding, Receive and delivery, Storage

Size: 2.0 ha (5 acres)
Storage capacity: 990 ground slots
Wharf length: 183 - 230m (600 - 750 ft)
Depth along side: 11.58m (38 ft) - 12.2m (40 ft)

Forklifts up to 17 tons capacity
Tug master up to 80 tons capacity

This site was last updated 2015-08-26