Cruises from New York 2020-2021

Take off on a cruise from this major city and visit destinations in Europe, across America and beyond.


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New York City is a major departure point for cruises to worldwide destinations. From the Big Apple you can explore the East Coast of the US and Canada, the Caribbean or Europe.

We’ve shared a selection of our favourite cruises with top deals for this upcoming holiday season.

Our picks: Cruises from New York to Canada

Our picks: Cruises from New York to Florida

Our picks: Cruises from New York to Europe

Our picks: Cruises from New York to London

Our picks: Cruises from New York to the Caribbean

Our picks: Cruises from New York to Puerto Rico

Our picks: Cruises from New York to Alaska

Cruises bound for Alaska don't sail from New York. Popular departure points from the US mainland to Alaska are Los Angeles, San Francisco and Seattle.

Sailing to Alaska from Canada is also a popular option, particularly out of Vancouver.

Our picks: Cruises from New York to Cuba

Cruises to Cuba don't start from New York. If you're departing from the US mainland, Miami and Florida Fort Lauderdale have the most options which you can search via CruiseDirect here.

Our picks: Cruises from New York to Boston

Our picks: Cruises from New York to Montreal

Where do cruises depart from in New York

There are three major cruise ship terminals at New York and New Jersey ports:

  • Manhattan Cruise Terminal
  • Brooklyn Cruise Terminal
  • Cape Liberty Cruise Port

Most cruises sail from the first two options.

Direct bus transfers often run from either La Guardia or John F. Kennedy (JFK) airports to the Manhattan or Brooklyn cruise terminals. These are only available by the cruise line on the departure date.

A taxi is recommended for easy transportation from each airport to either cruise terminal. Estimated prices are as follows:

La Guardia AirportManhattan Cruise Terminal$43-107
La Guardia AirportBrooklyn Cruise Terminal$36-100
JFKManhattan Cruise Terminal$67-217
JFKBrooklyn Cruise Terminal$62-221

Airport to cruise terminal transfers

Shared and private shuttles can be booked from the airport direct to the cruise terminals through City Discovery. Prices start from $15.14.

Top deals on cruises from New York

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Up to USD$2,600 OBC on Celebrity Cruises

Available on select sail dates in 2021 and 2022. Destinations include Bahamas, USA, Vancouver, Alaska, Mexico, Galapagos and more.

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Up to 60% off second guest with Royal Caribbean Cruises

Plus get up to US$1,000 OBC on sailings in 2021-2022. Destinations include Bahamas, USA, Mexico, Canada, Spain, Portugal, Japan and more. T&Cs apply.

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Up to USD$1,000 OBC on worldwide cruises

Available on select travel dates with Norwegian Cruise Line, Carnival Cruise Line, Royal Caribbean, Princess Cruises, Celebrity Cruises and more. Destinations include Bahamas, USA, Canada, Spain, Italy and more. T&Cs apply.

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Australia and New Zealand cruises from US$365

Available on select dates in 2021 with Princess Cruises, Celebrity Cruises, Holland America Line and more. Sample rate is for a 3-night cruise with Royal Caribbean.

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Popular Cruises coupon codes

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18 Jan 2021 $1 deposits + up to $500 credit on Australia and South Pacific cruises ********
6 Jan 2021 Up to 61% off domestic holiday packages ********
20 Jan 2021 Up to 10% off 2022 cruises ********
20 Jan 2021 Up to 30% off 2021 river cruises ********
20 Jan 2021 Up to 30% off 2021 river cruises ********

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