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CruiseCompete CruiseTrends™
2019 Annual Report

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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 2019

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

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

Premium
Harmony of the Seas
Symphony of the Seas
Allure of the Seas
Norwegian Escape
Anthem of the Seas
Oasis of the Seas
Celebrity Equinox
Norwegian Breakaway
Norwegian Bliss
Regal Princess
Luxury
Queen Mary 2
Crystal Symphony
Oceania Riviera
Oceania Insignia
Oceania Sirena
Azamara Journey
Oceania Marina
Azamara Pursuit
Azamara Quest
Crystal Serenity
River
Queen of the Mississippi
America
American Duchess
American Harmony
American Queen
Emerald Waterways Ships
Queen of the West
American Countess
American Empress
AmaMagna

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

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
Cape Liberty
Seattle
Vancouver
Civitavecchia
Luxury
Miami
New York
Southampton
Barcelona
Venice
Piraeus
Vancouver
Civitavecchia
Lisbon
San Juan
River
Budapest
Amsterdam
New Orleans
Memphis
Basel
Paris
St Louis
Nuremberg
Portland
Clarkston

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
Juneau
Roatan Island
Ketchikan
St Thomas
Luxury
Gustavia
Castries
Cartagena
Kotor
Halifax
Ketchikan
Sorrento
Santorini
Sitka
Livorno
River
Vienna
Cologne
Natchez
Passau
Baton Rouge
Strasbourg
Vicksburg
Koblenz
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).

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

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
9 Cabins
Luxury
1 Cabin
2 Cabins
3 Cabins
4 Cabins
5 Cabins
6 Cabins
8 Cabins
12 Cabins
15 Cabins
10 Cabins
River
1 Cabin
2 Cabins
3 Cabins
4 Cabins
5 Cabins
6 Cabins
10 Cabins
12 Cabins
20 Cabins
7 Cabins

Most Popular Cruise Itinerary Lengths
Most requested itinerary lengths.

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

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

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

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

Premium
No 83%
Yes 17%
Luxury
No 79%
Yes 21%
River
No 70%
Yes 30%

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

Premium
184
Luxury
263
River
255

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