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CruiseCompete CruiseTrends™
May 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
Princess Cruise Tours
Costa Cruise Lines
Luxury
Oceania Cruises
Cunard Line
Regent Seven Seas Cruises
Seabourn
Crystal Cruises
Azamara
Viking Ocean Cruises
Silversea Cruises
PONANT
Windstar Cruises
River
Viking River Cruises
American Cruise Lines
American Queen Steamboat Company
AmaWaterways
Avalon Waterways
Scenic
Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection
Riviera River Cruises
Crystal River Cruises
Emerald Waterways

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

Premium
Harmony of the Seas
Oasis of the Seas
Symphony of the Seas
Celebrity Reflection
Celebrity Equinox
Allure of the Seas
Norwegian Breakaway
Odyssey of the Seas
Norwegian Encore
Freedom of the Seas
Luxury
Queen Mary 2
Oceania Marina
Oceania Riviera
Azamara Quest
Oceania Insignia
Crystal Symphony
Seven Seas Navigator
Oceania Regatta
Queen Elizabeth
Azamara Pursuit
River
American Duchess
American Queen
American Countess
Viking Jarl
America
American Harmony
Crystal Bach
Emerald Waterways Ships
MS Robert Burns
Queen of the Mississippi

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

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

Premium
Fort Lauderdale
Miami
Port Canaveral
Galveston
Seattle
Cape Liberty
Los Angeles
Vancouver
San Juan
New York
Luxury
Miami
New York
Southampton
Piraeus
Civitavecchia
Vancouver
Buenos Aires
Barcelona
Venice
Los Angeles
River
Amsterdam
Budapest
Memphis
New Orleans
Bucharest
Nuremberg
Prague
St Louis
St Paul
Cape Town

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
CocoCay
Nassau
San Juan
Juneau
Costa Maya
Ketchikan
Philipsburg
Skagway
Roatan Island
Luxury
Gustavia
Sicily
Corfu
Dubrovnik
Monte Carlo
Barcelona
Fort de France
Montevideo
San Juan
Valletta
River
Budapest
Vienna
Passau
Cologne
Regensburg
Melk
Koblenz
Nuremberg
Kinderdijk
Bamberg

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

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Bahamas
United States
Mexico
Netherlands Antilles
Virgin Islands (US)
Honduras
Puerto Rico
Cayman Islands
Saint Kitts / Nevis
Canada
Luxury
United States
Italy
France
Spain
Greece
Canada
Portugal
Croatia / Hrvatska
Saint Barthelemy
Bermuda
River
Germany
Hungary
Austria
United States
Netherlands
France
Bulgaria
Romania
Serbia
Slovak Republic / Slovakia

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
JR Suite
Inside
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
14 Cabins
20 Cabins
Luxury
1 Cabin
2 Cabins
4 Cabins
River
1 Cabin
2 Cabins
3 Cabins
4 Cabins

Most Popular Cruise Itinerary Lengths
Most requested itinerary lengths.

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

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

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

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

Premium
No 80%
Yes 20%
Luxury
No 76%
Yes 24%
River
No 77%
Yes 23%

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

Premium
270
Luxury
330
River
530

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