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CruiseCompete CruiseTrends™
March 2020

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

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

Premium
Oasis of the Seas
Harmony of the Seas
Symphony of the Seas
Independence of the Seas
Mariner of the Seas
Allure of the Seas
Norwegian Encore
Navigator of the Seas
Celebrity Edge
Norwegian Breakaway
Luxury
Queen Mary 2
Oceania Insignia
Oceania Marina
Azamara Pursuit
Azamara Quest
Queen Elizabeth
Viking Sky
Oceania Regatta
Crystal Symphony
Oceania Riviera
River
Queen of the Mississippi
America
American Countess
American Duchess
Queen of the West
American Harmony
Emerald Waterways Ships
American Queen
American Empress
American Song

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

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

Premium
Miami
Fort Lauderdale
Port Canaveral
Cape Liberty
Galveston
New York
Seattle
Los Angeles
Vancouver
San Juan
Luxury
Miami
Barcelona
Southampton
New York
Vancouver
Cape Town
Piraeus
Bridgetown
Civitavecchia
Athens
River
Amsterdam
New Orleans
Budapest
Memphis
Basel
Portland
Nuremberg
St Louis
Paris
Bordeaux

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
Juneau
Ketchikan
Roatan Island
George Town
Skagway
Luxury
Barcelona
Sitka
Monte Carlo
Juneau
Ketchikan
St Georges
Alaskas Inside Passage
Kusadasi
Hubbard Glacier
Livorno
River
Vienna
Budapest
Cologne
Baton Rouge
Natchez
Vicksburg
Passau
St Francisville
Koblenz
Regensburg

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
United States
Mexico
Virgin Islands (US)
Netherlands Antilles
Cayman Islands
Puerto Rico
Honduras
Canada
Jamaica
Luxury
United States
Spain
Italy
France
Greece
Canada
Australia
Bermuda
Portugal
United Kingdom
River
Germany
United States
Austria
Hungary
Netherlands
France
Slovak Republic / Slovakia
Bulgaria
Romania
Serbia

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
11 Cabins
Luxury
1 Cabin
2 Cabins
3 Cabins
4 Cabins
10 Cabins
20 Cabins
River
1 Cabin
2 Cabins
3 Cabins
4 Cabins
5 Cabins
8 Cabins

Most Popular Cruise Itinerary Lengths
Most requested itinerary lengths.

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

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

Premium
March 2020
April 2020
May 2020
June 2020
August 2020
July 2020
November 2020
December 2020
September 2020
January 2021
Luxury
July 2020
August 2020
January 2021
March 2020
October 2020
June 2020
May 2020
December 2020
September 2020
February 2021
River
October 2020
July 2020
June 2020
August 2020
September 2020
May 2020
March 2020
April 2020
November 2020
July 2021

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

Premium
No 83%
Yes 17%
Luxury
No 75%
Yes 25%
River
No 69%
Yes 31%

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

Premium
214
Luxury
329
River
300

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