Line by line – the cruise companies which have cancelled sailings (and when they plan to restart)

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Last update: August 12

Update on cruise lines suspending operations, with the current planned resumption date. Lines or itineraries in bold have already restarted sailing. In the US, the industry body CLIA has extended its suspension of cruises until the end of October, although CDC rules allow for ships with fewer than 250 passengers to operate. Please use the links to refer to individual company websites for details:

Aida – September 6

Alaskan Dream Cruises – No sailings until 2021

AmaWaterways – October 15 (Began chartered sailings in Germany in July)

American Cruise Lines – August 28 (Upper Mississippi)

American Queen Steamboat Company – Suspended until at least August 31

Aranui – August 8 (excluding one-off cruise for local passengers on July 18)

A-RosaJune 17 

Avalon – Suspended until at least October 31

Azamara – Suspended until at least October 31

Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line – October 1

Carnival Cruise Line Suspended until at least October 31

Celebrity – Suspended until at least October 31

Celestyal – March 6, 2021

CMV – Ceased trading on July 20

Coral Expeditions – Suspended until at least October 13

Costa – September 6 (Costa Deliziosa from Trieste); September 19 (Costa Diadema from Genoa)

CroisiEuropeJuly 13

Crystal Cruises – all ocean, yacht and river sailings cancelled for 2020. See story here

Cunard – November 1 (Queen Mary 2 and Queen Victoria); November 23 (Queen Elizabeth)

Disney – Suspended until at least October 31

Dream CruisesJuly 26

Emerald Waterways – October 31

European WaterwaysJuly 12

Fred. Olsen ocean ships – Cancelled until December 9 (Balmoral); December 22 (Back Watch); March 20, 2021 (Braemar) and Boudicca’s Grand Voyage sectors until March 11, 2021

G Adventures – Suspended until September 30 (as well as the October 21 departure of its G Expedition ship) except for 21 tours – such as sailing trips in Croatia – in Europe.

Hapag-Lloyd CruisesJuly 31

Hebridean Island Cruises – September 4

Holland America – Suspended until at least October 31

HurtigrutenJune 16

Majestic Line – September 5

Marella – Suspended until at least September 30. The only ship sailing this summer will be Marella Explorer, home porting in Corfu from October 2.

MSC Cruises – August 16 (Grandiosa, western Med); August 29 (Magnifica, eastern Med) See story here

NCL – Sailings cancelled throughout October

Oceania – Suspended up to and including October 30

P&O Cruises – Suspended until November 12, plus Arcadia world cruise and Aurora’s Caribbean & South America Adventure in January are both cancelled

Paul GauguinJuly 11 (French Polynesians); July 29 (international travellers)

PonantJuly 11 (five itineraries from the French coast)

Enchanted Princess

Enchanted Princess was due to be christened in Southampton in June

Princess – Suspended until October 31 (Australian sailings on Majestic, Regal, Sapphire, Sea and Sun Princess) or December 15 (all sailings in Asia, Caribbean, California Coast, Hawaii, Mexico, Panama Canal, South America and Antarctica, Japan and Tahiti/South Pacific)

Regent – Suspended up to and including October 31, as well as all Canada and New England sailings this year.

Royal Caribbean – Suspended until at least October 31

Saga ocean ships – November 5 (Inaugural voyage of Spirit of Adventure); December 16 (Spirit of Discovery)

Scenic – October 31

Seabourn – Suspended until at least November 20 except for Seabourn Encore (November 25); Seabourn Ovation (December 20) and Seabourn Sojourn (May 24, 2021)

SeaDreamJune 20 (Norway). Second ship followed on June 27

Silversea – September 19 (Silver Origin); October 10 (Silver Muse); October 20 (Silver Explorer); October 28 (Silver Cloud); November 5 (Silver Spirit); November 8 (Silver Moon); November 10 (Silver Shadow and Silver Whisper); June 14, 2021 (Silver Wind)

Star Clippers – October 3 (Royal Clipper and Star Clipper); October 30 (Star Flyer)

TUI ocean cruises (Germany)July 24

TUI river cruises – November 26

UnCruiseAugust 1

Uniworld – Suspended until at least August 31

Variety Cruises July 24 (Galileo in the Greek Islands); September 12 (Pegasos in the Seychelles)

Victory Cruise Line – Suspended throughout 2020

Viking – all remaining ocean and river cruises cancelled for 2020

Virgin – Suspended until at least the end of October

Windstar – October 15 (Wind Spirit); October 27 (Star Breeze); November 29 (Wind Surf); January 16, 2021 (Wind Star); March 1, 2021 (Star Legend); July 5, 2021 (Star Pride)

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