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Cruise ships from Portsmouth

Whether you are seeking rugged unspoilt beauty or Mediterranean sunshine, Portsmouth International Port is the perfect embarkation port for an array of no-fly cruises. We also have a reputation for expedition and small ship cruising. Enjoy time in our light, airy and spacious terminal and the outdoor terrace from which you can see the activities of the port.

You will benefit from an informality and personal touch that many of our passengers enjoy.



AIDA Cruises puts a signature German twist on British-American cruising. Journeys blend a casual, family-friendly atmosphere with an eco-friendly fleet and one of the largest spa and wellness areas you’ll find at sea.

AIDA’s dining options cater to all tastes – with up to 17 restaurants to choose from, there’s very little chance you won’t find something to tempt you.

Nicko cruises

Nicko Cruises

For more than 25 years, the Nicko brand has been synonymous with unforgettabl travel experiences, offering top service and a personal touch at the best value for money.

This promise to all their guests is expressed in their slogan: Small ships. Great experiences.

Regent Seven Seas

Regent Seven Seas

For nearly 30 years, they’ve sailed the world in all-inclusive luxury. Today, they are just as passionate about travel as ever and it’s their pleasure to share their expertise and experience with you.

Come and see what’s at the heart of Regent Seven Seas Cruises.


Mystic Cruises

Mystic Cruises have the ambition of having the cleanest, safest and quietest ships in luxury expedition cruise category, and to become one of the largest players in the small-ship expedition cruise segment.

The Mystic Cruises fleet is charted by quality travel operators, engaged in providing a remarkable experience to their guests.

Jubilee Sailing Trust

Jubilee Sailing Trust

Jubilee Sailing Trust deliver their mission aboard a very special tall ship, SV Tenacious. As the only tall ship in the world designed and built to be sailed by a truly mixed ability crew, this includes people with a wide variety of impairments and health conditions.

Marella Cruises

From glistening glaciers to tropical shores, there are so many places to explore with Marella Cruises. They sail to over 200 destinations – there’s even the option of stepping straight onboard our cruises from one of their UK homeports. Whether it’s modern, all-inclusive cruise you’re interested in, or intimate and cosy, they’ve got the ship to suit.

Tradewind Voyages

Tradewind Voyages

Tailoring itineraries to the ocean’s natural course, letting the wind and currents guide each voyage.

Guests have the freedom to explore ashore or remain on board and use the ship as a wellbeing destination – taking advantage of the luxurious facilities and activities on offer.

Virgin Voyages

Virgin Voyages

Virgin Voyages is focused on delivering irresistible cruise vacations. Their ships are designed to reflect a yacht’s sleek luxury, offering the intimate, elevated experience of a boutique hotel at sea. Adult-by-Design and a sanctuary at sea for the 18+ travelers, Virgin Voyages offers incredible value for its sailors, including unlimited access to all restaurants and eateries, group fitness classes, free WiFi and tips covered in the voyage fare.

Seadream Yacht Club

SeaDream Yacht Club

Established in 2001, SeaDream Yacht Club launched with twin mega-yachts, SeaDream I and SeaDream II, and has achieved the industry’s highest accolades.

“It’s Yachting, Not Cruising” defines SeaDream’s mission: to provide a casual yachting experience that exceeds guests’ expectations as they explore the world’s most amazing destinations.


Crystal Cruises

Crystal has two luxury cruise ships, the Crystal Serenity and the Crystal Symphony, that sail in every major region of the world. They are elegantly appointed with teak decks, rich wood trim and polished brass, and offer an interesting array of onboard amenities and services that provide a level of luxury not found on larger vessels.

Crystal consistently receives “World’s Best” awards for exceptional service and an overall superb cruising experience.

Fred Olsen

Fred. Olsen

Fred. Olsen’s selection of cruises from Portsmouth feature expertly-crafted itineraries packed with fascinating and exciting destinations.

At the heart of every Fred. Olsen holiday adventure is, of course, your ship. On their smaller, more personable ships, you’ll feel relaxed and at home from the moment you board, and will soon get to know their attentive crew, your fellow guests and new-found friends.

hapag lloyd

Hapag-Lloyd Cruises

Explore far-away countries and continents in depth. Get to know and understand fascinating cultures. Thrilling adventures against breathtaking natural backdrops. Relaxed days filled with exclusive taste experiences.

Noble Caledonia

Noble Caledonia

Noble Caledonia’s passion is small ships and each year they create a captivating and diverse collection of worldwide journeys. The ships are of course big enough to sail the seven seas comfortably but small enough to drop anchor in places off the beaten track, avoiding the regular, crowded tourist stops whenever possible.

Phoenix Reisen

Phoenix Reisen is a German-based travel agency that also operates a fleet of cruise ships.

It currently has 4 ships, all of which use Portsmouth International Port on their typical itineraries of Northern Europe and the British Isles.



Embark on a luxury cruise aboard one of the Ponant ships for an exclusive and different experience of sea travel. Combining exceptional itineraries and 5-star hotel services, their French-style cruises are designed to offer you excellence.

To discover the incomparable pleasure of an intimate cruise, discover Ponant.

Saga Cruises

At Saga, they aim to make your holiday experience as simple and convenient as possible. From the ambience on the ship to the services on offer, it’s all designed to help you relax and enjoy a memorable getaway. Plus, with their inspiring choice of destinations, they can take you to the famous sights as well as some hidden gems.


Silversea Cruises

Silversea’s small luxury ships are designed for those who delight in the thrill of discovery while indulging mind and body in the most lavish surroundings imaginable. All accommodations are spacious, ocean-view suites that include butler service, and most include private verandas.

Silversea voyages and cruise expeditions sail to over 800 destinations on all seven continents, more than any other cruise line.

Viking Cruises

Viking Ocean Cruises

Experience the world differently: up close and in depth. The small ship size—just 930 guests—gives passengers access to small ports that larger ships cannot reach, and allows the time to get to know the destination and its culture intimately, at a more relaxed pace.

On board, you won’t find casinos, kids or umbrella drinks. Instead, you’ll get to know your destination with delicious meals inspired by authentic regional flavours, enriching destination performances, fascinating lectures and more.