Cruises from Australia | 2020 – 2021 season

From round-the-world cruises to exploring the Pacific, Australia is the perfect jumping-off point for cruises that sail to almost anywhere in the world.

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With so many ports in Australia alone, you’re bound to find a top cruise without paying top dollar to your desired destination. With round trips around Australia, many places in Asia, New Zealand and other Pacific Islands, it can be simple.

If you’re looking for more adventure, try a cruise ending in London, North America or even Antarctica. Read on for the best deals on cruises from Australia, otherwise you can skip to more information about cruises that sail from Australia here.

Top deals on cruises from Australia

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Australia cruises from $247

Verified 5 days ago Expires 31 Dec 2021
Available on cruises in 2022-2023. Destinations include Brisbane, Adelaide and more. Sample fare is for a 2-day cruise from Sydney-Melbourne.
Deal

Get 9% off South Australia cruise with flights and pre-cruise stay

Verified 4 days ago Expires 4 Nov 2021
Available on select dates from 21 November 2021 – 22 January 2022. Includes return flights from Melbourne, Sydney or Brisbane to Adelaide, a pre-cruise stay, onboard meals, wine package and more.


Our picks: Top cruises from Australia to New Zealand

New Zealand cruise with Princess Cruises

New Zealand cruise with Princess Cruises from Flight Centre - Cruises

Highlights:

  • 12-night cruise on Majestic Princess
  • From Sydney to Auckland
  • Calls in at Melbourne, Hobart, Fiordland, Port Chalmers and Tauranga
  • Departs on 15 December 2019
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Our picks: Top cruises from Australia to Hawaii

South Pacific Crossing with Holland America Line

South Pacific Crossing with Holland America Line from Flight Centre - Cruises

Highlights:

  • 25-night cruise on Noordam
  • From Sydney to Vancouver
  • Calls in at Noumea, New Caledonia, Lautoka, Honolulu, Lahaina and more
  • Departs on 16 April 2020
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Our picks: Top cruises from Australia to England


Our picks: Top cruises from Australia to Singapore


Our picks: Top cruises from Australia to Europe

Many cruises that depart in the Australia cruising season are bound for Southampton. To travel into Europe, you might have to first dock in Southampton and connect onto another cruise.


Our picks: Top cruises from Australia to Fiji

South Pacific cruise with Royal Caribbean

South Pacific cruise with Royal Caribbean from Flight Centre - Cruises

Highlights:

  • 11-night cruise on Voyager of the Seas
  • Roundtrip cruise from Sydney
  • Calls in at Mare, Port Vila, Luganville, Mystery Island and Lifou
  • Departs on 19 January 2021
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Our picks: Top cruises from Australia to Asia


Our picks: Top cruises from Australia to Antarctica

Antarctic cruises from Australia depart from Hobart only and explore the Ross Sea area. Cruises start from 20 days in length. Chimu Adventures is the main liner that sails this route, offering a limited number of cruises per year.

Cruises to Antarctica are also available from New Zealand and South America.


Our picks: Top cruises from Australia to Bora Bora


Where cruises depart from in Australia?

Australia has a number of ports, but the main ones that cruises depart from are Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth (Fremantle), Broome, Cairns and Brisbane.

Other ports include Newcastle, Hobart, Port Arthur, Darwin, Kangaroo Island, Airlie Beach and Hamilton Island.


Airport to cruise terminal transfers

Tour and experience booking site Viator offers a variety of shuttles between airport and port for a seamless connection. You can browse and book a full range of options available through Viator here.


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