Port of Puerto Cortés, Honduras

Puerto Cortés, Honduras, is the only deep water port in Central America, and one of the region's largest and best equipped ports. It has 24 hour service, with modern roll-on and roll-off and containerized facilities. The port's sophisticated container handling equipment ensures efficiency and competitive shipping costs to the US.

  • Largest docking space 4000 ft.
  • Capacity 10 vessels, 30,000 DWTS.
  • 48 hours by sea to Miami.
  • Container service:

7 times per week to Miami
4 times per week to New Orleans
4 times per week to New York

2 times per week to Europe

  • Service from the Far East to Honduras:

35 days to Miami and transship.
30 days to Panama and transship.


La Empresa Nacional Portuaria has the web site Ports of Honduras. This is the official port authority page in Spanish.

Three other ports on the Caribbean (Tela, La Ceiba, Puerto Castillo) and one on the Pacific (Amapala) provide ocean access to markets worldwide.

Sr. Fernando E. Alvarez L.
Gerente General
Empresa Nacional Portuaria
Colonia Portuaria, 1a Calle No. 4, Apartado Postal 18, Puerto CortÚs, Honduras
Tel: (504) 665-0987 / Fax: (504) 665-1402
E-mail: gerencia@enp.hn