Cruises from Perth | 2020 – 2021 season

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The 2020/21 Australian cruising season is slowly picking up momentum with bookings in full swing.

Cruises from Perth offer a range of itineraries to suit your style – from longer and more distant voyages for a relaxing vacation to weekend getaways somewhere close to home.

Read on to find your ideal cruise for your vacation and top it with superb deals.

Places you can cruise to from Perth

Cruises from Perth travel to all major ports in Australia and New Zealand. Some venture further to Bali, Cambodia, China, India, France, Egypt, Italy, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand.

Cruise durations vary from 1-day weekend trips to 40-day, round-the-world trips.

Which cruise lines sail out of Perth?

  • Cunard
  • Holland America Line
  • North Star Cruises
  • Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Cruises from Perth to Sydney

Setting sail from Perth to Sydney on a cruise is probably the most exciting way to see the country while relaxing all the time. Itineraries range from 12-17 days and most include stopovers in Albany, Adelaide, Melbourne and Kangaroo Island.

Several cruises take the longer route to travel clockwise and stop in Darwin, Cairns and Brisbane before reaching Sydney. The fares start from $2,049 and go all the way up to $7,500 per person.

Cruise lines that offer sailings from Perth to Sydney:

  • Azamara Club Cruises
  • Crystal Cruises
  • Cunard
  • Holland America Line
  • Princess Cruises
  • Celebrity Cruises
  • Royal Caribbean Cruises

Our picks: Cruises from Perth to Sydney

Cruises from Perth to Brisbane

Cruises that sail from Perth to Brisbane offer a choice between the northern and southern routes. You also have the option to choose an itinerary that includes Papua New Guinea and New Zealand using the northern or southern routes, respectively.

The fares start from $2,680 and the duration varies from 15 to 27 days.

Cruise lines that offer sailings from Perth to Brisbane:

  • Cunard
  • Princess Cruises

Our picks: Cruises from Perth to Brisbane

Cruises from Perth to New Zealand

Experience the mix of beautiful landscapes and intriguing culture of our neighbours on a cruise from Perth to New Zealand. You can choose a cruise with its final destination in Auckland or book a trip that returns to Sydney or Brisbane.

Itineraries span over around 17 days for one-way journeys and include Esperance, Sydney, Melbourne, Dunedin, Tauranga and Auckland. The fares start from $2,726 for an inside cabin on Celebrity Cruises.

Cruise lines that offer sailings from Perth to New Zealand:

  • Cunard
  • Celebrity Cruises
  • Royal Caribbean Cruises

Cruises from Perth to Bali

With its idyllic beaches, ancient temples and vivid culture, Bali makes an ideal holiday destination close to home.

Cruises travel from Perth to Benoa in Bali with no stopovers and with the option of both one-way and round-trip journeys to choose from.

While round-trips span 10-11 days and cost from $1,075 upwards, one-way cruise itineraries to Bali last 5 or 6 days, with the fares starting from $813.

Cruise lines that offer sailings from Perth to Bali:

  • Cruise and Maritime Voyages
  • Princess Cruises

Our picks: Cruises from Perth to Bali

Cruises from Perth to Singapore

Singapore is the most prominent city in South-East Asia and is a gateway to cruise further into East Asia, South Asia and Europe.

Itineraries are both one-way and round-trip with the usual stopovers being in Bali, Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Langkawi and Phuket.

Princess Cruises offers round-trips that last 26 nights and cost $4,100. The duration of one-way cruises varies from 12 to 40 days depending on the itinerary. While a 12-day cruise includes a few stopovers in Malaysia and Thailand, cruises of longer duration stop frequently and add India and Sri Lanka to the itinerary.

The difference in the length of each voyage creates a huge gap between the cruise fares from Perth to Singapore, with the cheapest cruise being $1,700 and the costliest one at around $14,000.

Cruise lines that offer sailings from Perth to Singapore:

  • Holland America Line
  • Regent Seven Seas Cruises
  • Princess Cruises
  • Cunard

Our picks: Cruises from Perth to Singapore

Cruises from Perth to Europe

Experience the best of Europe on cruises from Perth to London. Cruise lines take two routes to travel to Europe from Australia. The northbound cruise travels around Australia, New Zealand and South-East Asia, and passes through the Suez Canal and the Mediterranean Sea.

The other route goes west around Africa and stops at Mauritius, South Africa, Namibia, Morocco, Portugal and Spain.

The northbound itinerary spans more than 40 days and costs $4,500 while the westbound itinerary takes 88 days.

Cruise lines that offer sailings from Perth to Europe:

  • Cruise and Maritime Voyages
  • Cunard

Our picks: Cruises from Perth to Europe

Cruises from Perth to Broome

Broome is a stopover for longer cruises departing from Perth. Voyages usually take 4 - 6 days to reach Broome from Perth.

Cruise lines that offer sailings from Perth to Broome:

  • Holland America Line
  • Princess Cruises

Our picks: Cruises from Perth to Broome

Where do cruises depart from in Perth?

Cruises from Perth depart from Fremantle Passenger Terminal on Victoria Quay in the port town of Fremantle, located close to Perth.

The most convenient option to reach the port from Perth International Airport is to take a taxi, shuttle or Uber. The journey takes half an hour.

An alternative, budget-friendly, yet time-consuming option is to take a public bus on Line 910 to Perth CBD, followed by a Line 40 bus to the port. This costs $10-$15 and takes nearly two hours.

Perth airport-to-cruiseport transfers

You can book a private or shared shuttle in advance to avoid the last-minute rush. Shuttles are available to Fremantle Port both from the airport as well as Perth city centre. Shared shuttles start from $30 per person and can be booked online through Viator.

Deals on cruises from Perth


Up to $1,000 off per couple on 15-day Europe cruise + flights

Expires 31 Dec 2021
Available for departure on 2 November 2022. Package includes return flights departing from Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney or Perth, onboard meals and more. T&Cs apply.

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