Direct Cruises From Southampton, UK

Say goodbye to stressful planning and long-haul flights. We cruise to some of the world's most incredible destinations from Southampton, so your holiday starts before you even leave the UK.

 

 

WHY CRUISE FROM SOUTHAMPTON?

Discover incredible destinations from our port in the UK.

Located just under a two-hour drive from London, Southampton is accessible via public transport from anywhere in the country, and without the flight or luggage restrictions, our cruises direct from Southampton couldn’t be more convenient. Impeccable service begins the moment you step onboard. All that’s left to do now is to get to know your luxurious new home.

Dream, Discover, Explore

Receive free drinks, $300 onboard spend & gratuities included when you book an eligible Ocean View stateroom or above on selected sailings from Southampton by 18 November 2019*

EXPLORE

Free Balcony Upgrades on Southampton Cruises

Sail onboard revolutionary NEW Celebrity Apex℠ or newly modernised Celebrity Silhouette®. Enjoy a Balcony Stateroom for the same price or less than an Ocean View on selected sailings.

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New Celebrity Apex℠ - Sailing From Southampton

Offering 5 diverse sailings around Europe from Southampton, you could be among the first to experience our breathtaking new ship from Spring 2020.

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Celebrity Silhouette® - Revolutionised from 2020

Celebrity Silhouette® will be sailing newly modernised from Southampton in 2020 as part of the Celebrity Revolution℠ - a $500-million investment to take all of our ships to the edge.

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*Selected sailings on eligible staterooms. T&Cs apply.

When you sail from Southampton, we’ll introduce you to the best Europe has to offer. Perhaps you’ll swim on the sun-kissed coasts of the Mediterranean, or maybe you’ll find yourself amidst the dramatic and mysterious Norwegian Fjords.

CRUISES DIRECT FROM THE UK

Discover the heart of your destination with our unparalleled itineraries.

HIGHLIGHTS WHEN YOU SAIL FROM SOUTHAMPTON

The best of our sailings from Southampton, handpicked by us.

COPENHAGEN

This picturesque city offers something new to explore at every turn, and with an overnight stay on selected itineraries, you’ll have time to immerse yourself in its laid back atmosphere and admire its architectural beauty, both old and new.  

Copenhagen

TENERIFE

An island of extraordinary diversity and unapologetic beauty, Tenerife is the largest of the Spanish Canary Islands. Explore its otherworldly volcanic landscapes, charming ancient towns and stunning beaches, to name a few. 

Tenerife

LISBON

Perched atop seven hills, Lisbon's marvelous views and charming cobbled streets provide the perfect backdrop for discovering its vibrant culture and exciting food scene. On selected itineraries, you’ll stay overnight in Lisbon. 

Lisbon

ST.PETERSBURG

The sheer grandeur of St.Petersburg never fails to amaze. Often referred to as the cultural capital of Russia, you’ll discover an almost unrivalled treasure trove of art, museums and palaces as well as world class ballet and opera.

St.Petersburg

OSLO

Oslo boasts world class museums, a vibrant café and bar scene and a strong appreciation for the arts. Plus, with breathtaking natural landscapes surrounding the city, why not take a day out for hiking or boating? 

Oslo

BARCELONA

Marvel at Gaudi’s most iconic work, soak up the sun on Barceloneta beach, sample traditional Catalan dishes, or stroll along the tree lined promenade of Las Ramblas. With its cosmopolitan feel, there's endless amounts to do in Barcelona. 

Barcelona

WHEN TO SAIL FROM SOUTHAMPTON

The best time to sail from Southampton, with Celebrity Cruises.

Our ships sail from Southampton between April and October. No matter which month you choose to travel, we’ll transport you to Europe’s most desirable destinations. For warm, sunny weather but without the crowds the best times to take a cruise from Southampton are generally between April and June and September and October. If you’re planning on bringing the whole family along, you can’t beat our summer sailings around the stunning Mediterranean.  

There are plenty of events and festivals happening throughout Europe to mark in your diary. If you’re willing to get messy, head to Bunol in Valencia, where every August, locals and tourists alike throw tomatoes at each other. Why? Just because.

FAQs

Answering your questions about cruising from Southampton.

Want to find out more about our cruises from Southampton? Read on for our answers to our most frequently asked questions, from what to pack to where to go.

Sailing from the UK is an easier and more hassle-free way to explore Europe and the Mediterranean. No more waiting at airports or tricky travel logistics.

We sail to a range of regions, from northern Europe and Scandinavia to the Mediterranean and the Canary Islands.

Celebrity Silhouette® sails from our port in Southampton between May and October. Celebrity Apex, our brand new ship will be making her debut from Southampton from April - May 2020. 

Depending on which season you’re sailing in, bring plenty of warm weather clothes and layers. Sun cream and your camera are also essentials.

The maximum luggage allowance for guests boarding our ships is 90kg per guest. If you are sailing on a Transatlantic cruise from Southmapton and have booked a fly cruise package, your luggage allowance will be limited to the allowance specified by the airline. 

SHIPS SAILING DIRECT FROM THE UK