Cruise Lines

Many cruise line companies operate in all parts of the world - from small local river cruises to large international corporations. Here is a selection of the most popular cruise lines:

AIDA Cruises
AIDA Cruises is the largest cruise liner in Germany and is headquartered in Rostock. It is part of the Carnival Group ...
American Cruise Lines
American Cruise Lines Inc are a well-known, small-ship cruise line who operate a fleet of 6 ships and paddle-wheelers along ...
Azamara Club Cruises
Azamara Club Cruises previously known as Azamara Cruises was originally launched in 2007. It is owned by Royal Caribbean International alongside ...
CDF Croisières de France
CDF Croisières de France is a French based cruise line that has been in operation since 2008. Company Background In 2007 Royal ...
Carnival Cruise Lines
Carnival Cruise Lines is one of the major brands operated by Carnival Corporation, a group based in Miami, Florida. The ...
Celebration Cruise Line
Celebration Cruise Line is a medium sized cruise line, which offers high quality, but low priced 2 day cruise packages ...
Celebrity Cruises
Celebrity Cruises was founded in 1989 by the Chandris Group. In 1997 it joined forces with the Royal Caribbean Cruise ...
Costa Cruises
Costa Cruises is part of the Costa Crociere S.p.A group, a well established tourist operator based in Genoa. In turn, ...
Cruise & Maritime Voyages
Cruise & Maritime Voyages are a privately owned cruise line, operating since 2009, with its Headquarters in Dartford, Kent, UK. They ...
Crystal Cruises
Created in 1988 to provide luxurious, world-class cruises, Crystal Cruises are owned wholly by Nippon Yusen Kaisha. Their Head ...
Cunard Line
The Cunard Line is a famous cruise line operator based in Southampton, England that had its origins as a shipping ...
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines
Based in Ipswich, Suffolk (UK) with its Headquarters in Oslo, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines originated in Norway in 1848 with ...
Hapag Lloyd Cruise Lines
Hapag Lloyd Cruise Lines offer worldwide luxury cruises and expeditions on board their fleet of 4*/5* ships. In 1998 ...
Holland America Line
The Holland America Line was originally founded as the Netherlands-America Steamship Company (NASM) in 1873. It is headquartered in Seattle. In ...
Hurtigruten
Hurtigruten (Norwegian meaning The Fast Route) was formed in 1893 When the Norwegian Government decided to create a connection between ...
Ibero Cruises
Ibero Cruises is a British American and Spanish owned cruise ship company that was founded in 2007, and is based ...
MSC Cruises
MSC Cruises are the fourth largest cruise company in the world. Privately owned, with Headquarters in Napoli, Italy, they pride themselves ...
Norwegian Cruise Line
The Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) has been in operation since 1966 and is jointly owned by Genting Hong Kong Ltd, ...
P&O Cruises
P&O Cruises was founded in 1837 and is headquartered at Carnival House in Southampton, England. P&O stands for the Peninsular ...
Princess Cruises
Princess Cruises was established in 1965 and is headquartered in Santa Clarita Valley, California, USA. It is the third largest ...
Pullmantur Cruises
Pullmantur Cruises is a Madrid based operator that had its origins in 1971 as a land based tour operator. Company Background It ...
Royal Caribbean International
The Royal Caribbean International based in Miami, Florida currently ranks as the world's second largest cruise company. Company Background It was first ...
Seabourn Cruise Line
The Seabourn Cruise Line was established in 1986 by a group of Norwegian investors. It is based in Miami, Florida ...
Silversea Cruises
Silversea Cruises are the epitome of ultra-luxury cruise travel, leading the market by its all-inclusive prices which include sophisticated and ...
Star Cruises
Star Cruises is a large cruise line operator in the South East Asian region. Company Background The company is owned by Genting ...
Swan Hellenic
Founded in 1954 by brothers WF and RK Swan to provide educational cruises to sites of interest, accompanied by ...
TUI Cruises
TUI Cruises were formed in 2008 as a joint venture between TUI and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd to offer high-quality, ...
The World
Whilst the prospect of a first-class world cruise would be the holiday of a lifetime for most people, for the ...
Uniworld River Cruises
With a fleet of 12 River Cruise Ships, Uniworld River Cruises offer a luxurious, all inclusive river cruise experience. Each ship ...
Viking Cruises
Viking Cruises (formarly Viking River Cruises) operate the world's largest deluxe fleet of river cruise ships and an ocean going ...