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.

Southampton is located just under a two-hour drive from London and is accessible via public transport from anywhere in the country. Impeccable service begins the moment you step onboard.

All that’s left to do now is to get to know your luxurious new home. From 2018, you'll sail on board the stunning Celebrity Silhouette from Southampton. 85% of the staterooms on Silhouette are enhanced by sweeping balconies and ocean views. Also, you'll find dining options to suit every taste-bud – from fine dining to laidback al fresco cuisine.

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.

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.

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

HIGHLIGHTS WHEN YOU SAIL FROM SOUTHAMPTON

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

From Rome’s ancient ruins to the iconic blue rooves of Mykonos, here are just some of the wanderlust-inducing sights you can experience when sailing from Southampton.

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  • Spectacular waterfalls in Akureyri, Iceland.
  • Amsterdam's canals lined with bicycles.
  • Colourful Nyhavn Pier in Copenhagen, Denmark.
  • Typical yellow tram in Lisbon, Portugal.
  • Night time in St. Petersburg, Russia.
  • Colourful houses line the streets of Tenerife, Canary Islands.

WHEN TO SAIL FROM SOUTHAMPTON

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

The best times to take a cruise from Southampton are generally between April and June, and between September and October. During these months, you’ll still enjoy sunny and warm weather, but without the masses of crowds that summer can often bring.

There are plenty of events and festivals happening throughout Europe to mark in your diary. Oktoberfest takes place in Munich every October, and is an unmissable celebration of Bavarian culture and, of course, beer. 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.

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CRUISES DIRECT FROM THE UK

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