Coronavirus (COVID-19) Cruise Line Updates

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
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With the rapidly changing landscape and daily updates to cruise lines travel restrictions, policies and onboard procedural changes in the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, we’ve created this post that we will try to maintain with the most current advisories and links.

Here are the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) cruise line updates from the major cruise lines.

(Last Update: 10/14/2020)

Aida CruisesSuspending the operations through October 31, 2020
More Details: https://www.aida.de/kreuzfahrt/angebote-buchen/wichtiger-reisehinweis.40233.html

AmaWaterwaysSuspending the operations of European river cruise fleet through November 30, 2020
More Details: https://www.amawaterways.com/travel-updates

Avalon WaterwaysPausing global operations for U.S. guests through December 31, 2020
More Details: https://www.avalonwaterways.com/avalon-assurance/

Azamara CruisesSuspension of global operations for 30 days through November 30, 2020
More Details: https://www.azamara.com/travel-advisory

Bahamas Paradise Cruise LineTemporary pause of cruise operations through November 3, 2020
More Details: https://www.bahamasparadisecruise.com/coronavirus-faqs.php

Carnival Cruise LinePausing operations through November 30, 2020
More Details: https://www.carnival.com/health-and-sailing-updates

Celebrity Cruises Suspension of global operations through November 30, 2020
More Details: https://www.celebritycruises.com/travel-alert/voluntary-suspension-of-cruising

Celestyal CruisesTemporary suspension of cruise operations through March 6, 2021
More Details: https://celestyalcruises.com/en/celestyal-cruises-temporarily-suspends-cruise-operations-until-may-1-2020

Costa CruisesTemporary pause of global operations for U.S. guests through December 18, 2020
More Details: https://www.costacruises.com/cruising-soon.html

Crystal CruisesCancellation of River & Ocean cruises through January 8, 2021
More Details: https://www.crystalcruises.com/corona-virus-health-advisory

Cunard LinePausing operations for all ships  through March 24, 2021
More Details: https://www.cunard.com/en-us/contact-us/travel-health-advisories

Disney Cruise LineTemporary suspensions of most ships through December 11, 2020
More Details: https://disneycruise.disney.go.com/guest-services/advisory/

Holland America LineTemporary Pause of Global Ship Operations through December 15, 2020
More Details: https://www.hollandamerica.com/en_US/news/coronavirus-travel-advisory.html

MSC CruisesMost cruises suspended through November 30, 2020
More Details: https://www.msccruisesusa.com/cruise-itinerary-changes-and-cancellations

Norwegian Cruise LineSuspension of cruise voyages across the fleet through November 30, 2020
More Details: https://www.ncl.com/suspended-sailings

Oceania CruisesSuspension of cruise voyages across the fleet through November 30, 2020
More Details: https://www.oceaniacruises.com/coronavirus-statement

P&O CruisesSuspended all sailings through end of January 2021
More Details: https://www.pocruises.com/travel-health-advisories

Princess CruisesPause of Global Ship Operations through December 15, 2020
More Details: https://www.princess.com/news/notices_and_advisories/

Regent Seven Seas CruisesSuspension of cruise voyages through November 30, 2020
More Details: https://www.rssc.com/coronavirus-statement

Royal CaribbeanSuspension of all cruises through November 30, 2020.
More Details: https://www.royalcaribbean.com/cruise-ships/itinerary-updates

SeabournPause of Global Ship Operations through January 15, 2021
More Details: https://www.seabourn.com/en_US/news/pause-global-cruise-operations.html

SeaDream Yacht ClubPausing Mediterranean operations until April 2021
More Details: https://seadream.com/covid-19/

SilverSeaSuspension of all cruises through November 30, 2020
More Details: https://www.silversea.com/information-on-itinerary-changes.html

Viking CruisesTemporarily suspending operations of river and ocean cruises through December 31, 2020
More Details: https://www.vikingrivercruises.com/my-trip/current-sailings/index.html

Virgin VoyagesPostponed official launch and sailings through November 30, 2020
More Details: https://www.virginvoyages.com/Web-Marketing/ahoy/stories/inaugural-season-update.html

Windstar CruisesSuspended worldwide operations through end of 2020
More Details: https://www.windstarcruises.com/travel-health-advisory/

Other Links:

Center for Disease Control
https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/page/covid-19-cruise-ship

U.S. Department of State
https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/international-travel/before-you-go/travelers-with-special-considerations/cruise-ship-passengers.html#.XmqL5MgAdn4.link

Those cruising within the next 60 days are advised to keep up-to-date with the latest changes affecting your departure. If you have not done so already, subscribe to email and text alerts from your cruise line to get the very latest updates. If your sailing is canceled, take the time to understand all of your options before committing to future alternative arrangements, future cruise credits or refunds.