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CruiseCompete CruiseTrends™
September 2019

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CruiseTrends™ reports are compiled based on actual consumer quote requests and transactions taking place via CruiseCompete.com, the premier online cruise marketplace since 2003. Consumers request an average of more than 25,000 cruise quotes per month via CruiseCompete.

Most Popular Cruise Lines
Ranked by the total number of quote requests for each particular line in the given month

Premium
Royal Caribbean International
Norwegian Cruise Line
Carnival Cruise Lines
Princess Cruises
Holland America Line
Celebrity Cruises
MSC Cruises
Disney Cruise Line
Costa Cruise Lines
Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line
Luxury
Oceania Cruises
Azamara Club Cruises
Cunard Line
Crystal Cruises
Viking Ocean Cruises
Regent Seven Seas Cruises
Seabourn
Silversea Cruises
Windstar Cruises
PONANT
River
American Cruise Lines
Viking River Cruises
AmaWaterways
American Queen Steamboat Company
Avalon Waterways
Scenic
Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection
Crystal River Cruises
Emerald Waterways
Tauck River Cruising

Most Popular Cruise Ships
Ranked by the total number of quote requests for each ship.

Premium
Symphony of the Seas
Norwegian Escape
Oasis of the Seas
Norwegian Bliss
Harmony of the Seas
Allure of the Seas
Anthem of the Seas
Celebrity Equinox
Norwegian Breakaway
Regal Princess
Luxury
Queen Mary 2
Oceania Marina
Azamara Journey
Crystal Symphony
Oceania Insignia
Oceania Riviera
Azamara Quest
Crystal Serenity
Oceania Sirena
Oceania Regatta
River
Queen of the Mississippi
American Duchess
American Harmony
America
Emerald Waterways Ships
American Countess
American Queen
Avalon Tapestry II
American Song
Viking Hild

Most Popular Cruise Regions
Ranked by the total number of quote requests for each region.

Premium
Caribbean
North America
Europe
Central America
Mediterranean
South America
South Pacific/Australia/New Zealand
Asia/Far East
Scandinavia
Russia/Central Asia
Luxury
Europe
Mediterranean
North America
Caribbean
South Pacific/Australia/New Zealand
Asia/Far East
South America
Central America
Scandinavia
Middle East
River
Europe
North America
Mediterranean
Asia/Far East
Russia/Central Asia
Africa
Middle East
South America

Most Popular Cruise Departure Ports
Ranked by the total number of quote requests for each departure port.

Premium
Fort Lauderdale
Miami
Port Canaveral
New York
Los Angeles
Galveston
Seattle
Vancouver
Cape Liberty
Civitavecchia
Luxury
Miami
New York
Barcelona
Southampton
Piraeus
Dubai
Venice
Buenos Aires
Civitavecchia
Vancouver
River
Budapest
Amsterdam
New Orleans
Paris
Basel
Memphis
St Louis
Zurich
St Paul
Cairo

Most Popular Cruise Ports Visited
Ranked by the total number of quote requests for each port visited during cruise itineraries. (Excludes departure ports).

Premium
Cozumel
Nassau
Cococay
Costa Maya
San Juan
Philipsburg
St Thomas
Juneau
Roatan Island
George Town
Luxury
Gustavia
Castries
Philipsburg
Kotor
Montevideo
Livorno
Sorrento
Santorini
Halifax
Muscat
River
Cologne
Vienna
Strasbourg
Koblenz
Baton Rouge
Natchez
Vicksburg
Passau
Breisach
Bratislava

Most Popular Countries Visited
Ranked by the total number of quote requests for each country visited during cruise itineraries. (Excludes countries of departure).

Premium
Bahamas
Mexico
United States
Netherlands Antilles
Virgin Islands (US)
Puerto Rico
Cayman Islands
Honduras
Jamaica
Canada
Luxury
United States
Italy
Spain
Greece
Canada
Mexico
France
Australia
Portugal
Saint Lucia
River
Germany
United States
France
Austria
Slovak Republic / Slovakia
Netherlands
Switzerland
Hungary
Luxembourg
United Kingdom

Most Popular Cabin Types
Ranked by the total number of quote requests for each cabin type.

Premium
Balcony
Inside
Outside
JR Suite
Suite
Luxury
Balcony
Outside
Inside
JR Suite
Suite
River
Balcony
Outside
Inside
JR Suite
Suite

Number of Cabins Requested
Most popular numbers of cabins per request.

Premium
1 Cabin
2 Cabins
3 Cabins
4 Cabins
5 Cabins
6 Cabins
8 Cabins
7 Cabins
10 Cabins
16 Cabins
Luxury
1 Cabin
2 Cabins
3 Cabins
12 Cabins
5 Cabins
15 Cabins
River
1 Cabin
2 Cabins
3 Cabins
4 Cabins
5 Cabins

Most Popular Cruise Itinerary Lengths
Most requested itinerary lengths.

Premium
7 Nights
5 Nights
4 Nights
10 Nights
14 Nights
8 Nights
11 Nights
3 Nights
12 Nights
9 Nights
Luxury
7 Nights
10 Nights
12 Nights
14 Nights
11 Nights
9 Nights
18 Nights
8 Nights
16 Nights
15 Nights
River
7 Nights
10 Nights
11 Nights
8 Nights
9 Nights
14 Nights
12 Nights
4 Nights
13 Nights
15 Nights

Most Popular Sailing Months Requested
Most requested months for consumer travel.

Premium
December 2019
September 2019
November 2019
October 2019
January 2020
March 2020
February 2020
August 2019
April 2020
May 2020
Luxury
December 2019
November 2019
September 2019
October 2019
January 2020
July 2020
June 2020
February 2020
March 2020
May 2020
River
September 2019
October 2019
April 2020
September 2020
May 2020
August 2019
March 2020
December 2019
August 2020
June 2020

Requested Travel Insurance
Percentage of consumers indicating they would like to purchase travel insurance.

Premium
No 83%
Yes 17%
Luxury
No 78%
Yes 22%
River
No 69%
Yes 31%

Past Passenger on Line Requested
The percentage of consumers indicating past-passenger status on the cruise line they are requesting.

Premium
No 38%
Yes 62%
Luxury
No 59%
Yes 41%
River
No 88%
Yes 12%

Booking Window
The average number of days between the date the cruise was booked and the date it sails.

Premium
184
Luxury
269
River
232

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