Cruise lines

There is a cruise line to suit every type of holiday. Whether you are looking for a family friendly cruise ship packed with onboard activities or seeking a smaller, ship from a luxury cruise line with unique itineraries and shore excursion, the world of cruising offers something for everyone. With so many wonderful options to choose from our easy search and expert sales agents can help you plan your perfect cruise.

A leading river cruise line that provides excellent itineraries across a fleet of modern luxury river ships.

✓ Luxury
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Small Ships
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Tips Payable

This all-American company offers an authentic paddlewheel steamboat cruise on the Mississippi.

✓ Luxury
✓ American Style Cruising
✓ Tips Payable

This Australian owned river cruise line provides a fantastic programme of luxury Royal Collection cruises and premium Travelmarvel cruises.

✓ Luxury
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Small Ships
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Tips Included

Known for the signature Suite Ships, Avalon Waterways is an absolute luxury river cruising operator that handle every detail from start to end.

✓ Luxury
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Small Ships
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Tips Included

Small boutique cruising with a focus on unique itineraries, excursions and intimate luxury.

✓ Luxury
✓ Explorer
✓ Small Ships
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Tips Included

This fleet is synonymous with fun and packed full of activities, dining venues and robust entertainment.

✓ Family Friendly
✓ American Style Cruising
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Informal
✓ Tips Payable

Luxury cruising with contemporary design features, exquisite dining, stylish bars and vibrant shows.

✓ Premium
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Sail from UK
✓ Tips Payable

Specialising in luxury all-inclusive holidays, Club Med promises no stress, just the happiness of renewed spontaneity.

✓ Luxury
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Family Friendly
✓ Fly Cruise

Affordable 3* river cruises on 10 different rivers operated by French company CroisiEurope.

✓ Good for Couples
✓ Small Ships
✓ Fly Cruise

This British operator provides great value 3* and 4* river cruises which are excellent for first time river cruisers.

✓ Premium
✓ Small Ships
✓ Fly Cruise

This Italian cruise line offers entertainment, dining and service all with an unmistakable Italian flair.

✓ Good for Couples
✓ Family Friendly
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Informal
✓ Tips Payable

Cruise & Maritime now offer Signature River Cruises, sailing on the Rhine, Danube & Rhone.

✓ Premium
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Traditional
✓ Tips at your discretion

Sailing from a choice of UK ports the fleet is popular for comfortable traditional cruising on smaller ships.

✓ Good for Couples
✓ Small Ships
✓ Sail from UK
✓ Traditional
✓ Tips Payable

Ultra luxury cruising where exquisite Japanese attention to detail sets them apart as leaders in premium cruising.

✓ Luxury
✓ Good for Couples
✓ American Style Cruising
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Tips Payable

Offering 175 years experience in refined traditional luxury cruising with famous White Star Service.

✓ Luxury
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Formal
✓ Traditional
✓ Tips Payable

UK-based experts that sell a range of luxury Nile cruise and cruise & stay packages.

✓ Premium
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Small Ships
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Tips at your discretion

A magical, luxury cruise experience for the whole family, expect exceptional entertainment and lifelong memories.

✓ Family Friendly
✓ American Style Cruising
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Informal
✓ Tips Payable

A brand new and popular river cruise line providing modern luxury at affordable prices.

✓ Luxury
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Tips Included

With departures throughout the UK, these small ships are favourites for traditional British cruising.

✓ Good for Couples
✓ Small Ships
✓ Sail from UK
✓ Traditional
✓ Tips Payable

This prestigious fleet is the ultimate luxury destination including the best ship in the world.

✓ Luxury
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Family Friendly
✓ Small Ships
✓ Tips Included

Hebridean Island Cruises is an impeccable cruise operator with unique itineraries in the great Highlands of Scotland.

✓ Luxury
✓ Small Ships
✓ Sail from UK
✓ Formal
✓ Traditional

Boasting some of the most spacious spaces at sea this large luxury US fleet offers traditional cruising at its best.

✓ Luxury
✓ American Style Cruising
✓ Sail from UK
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Tips Payable

For an authentic Norwegian cruise look to this local fleet who celebrate the culture and scenery of Norway.

✓ Good for Couples
✓ Explorer
✓ Small Ships
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Tips Included

Designed for British cruisers, Island Cruises offer relaxed, traditional cruising with drinks included.

✓ Good for Couples
✓ Family Friendly
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Informal
✓ Tips Included

This international fleet offers the best Italian flavours and service with inspired decor and traditional charm.

✓ Family Friendly
✓ Sail from UK
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Informal
✓ Tips Payable

The home of freestyle cruising, enjoy a variety of entertainment, activities and dining, all at your own pace.

✓ Family Friendly
✓ American Style Cruising
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Informal
✓ Tips Payable

Boasting some of the finest cuisine at seas, Oceania’s mid-sized fleet venture to spectacular destinations in luxury.

✓ Luxury
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Small Ships
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Tips Payable

The UK's most popular cruise line offers exceptional dining, elegant service and entertainment.

✓ Good for Couples
✓ Family Friendly
✓ Sail from UK
✓ Traditional
✓ Tips at your discretion

Sailing around the globe, Princess Cruises offer relaxed American cruising from their varied fleet.

✓ Premium
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Family Friendly
✓ American Style Cruising
✓ Tips Payable

With everything from drinks to shore excursions included, this 6 star cruise line is the ultimate luxury experience.

✓ Luxury
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Small Ships
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Tips Included

Riviera's 13-ship fleet offer a traditional British-style river cruising experience.

✓ Premium
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Traditional
✓ Tips at your discretion

From surfing and ice skating to Broadway shows and refined dining, Royal are leaders in innovation at sea.

✓ Premium
✓ Family Friendly
✓ American Style Cruising
✓ Informal
✓ Tips Payable

With a fleet of two small yet elegant ships, Saga cruises offer a cosy and intimate cruising experience whilst sailing to enchanting destinations inaccessible by some larger cruise ships.

✓ Luxury
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Sail from UK

Saga offers a wide variety of River Cruises both onboard their exclusively chartered river ship and their handpicked selection of alternative ships.

✓ Premium
✓ Small Ships
✓ Fly Cruise

A first choice for all-inclusive luxury, with complimentary drinks, shore excursions, drinks & more.

✓ Luxury
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Small Ships
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Tips Included

These intimate luxury ships are like private luxury clubs with intuitive service and exceptional facilities.

✓ Luxury
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Small Ships
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Tips Included

Like being on your own private yacht, SeaDream feature luxury surroundings and intimate service.

✓ Luxury
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Explorer
✓ Small Ships
✓ Fly Cruise

Often we have amazing deals that are so exclusive to Planet Cruise, that we can't reveal all of the information until you call in to enquire. By booking a Secret Special Cruise, you can take advantage of huge reductions on cruises departing in the next couple of months.

T his traditional ultra-luxury, inclusive cruise line boasts personalised service, gourmet cuisine and refined facilities.

✓ Luxury
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Small Ships
✓ American Style Cruising
✓ Tips Included

The unique and authentic experience of a traditional sailing ship in comfortable, elegant surroundings.

✓ Premium
✓ Explorer
✓ Small Ships
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Informal

Discovery cruising at its finest. Discover new destinations through crafted itineraries and guest speakers.

✓ Luxury
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Explorer
✓ Small Ships
✓ Tips Included

Loved for traditional cruising for the whole family, Thomson also offers a wide range of UK departure points.

✓ Good for Couples
✓ Family Friendly
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Informal
✓ Tips Included

The only 6* boutique river cruise line, with a fleet designed for royalty, and everything included.

✓ Luxury
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Small Ships
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Tips Included

From the river to the ocean, this popular line focus on enriching your cultural journey in every destination.

✓ Good for Couples
✓ Explorer
✓ Small Ships

The largest river cruise line, Viking's 45+ ships offer homely comfort, brilliant excursions and spectacular service.

✓ Luxury
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Tips Included

Bespoke itineraries and unique onboard programmes set this cruise line apart for explorer cruising.

✓ Premium
✓ Good for Couples
✓ Explorer
✓ Small Ships
✓ Tips Included

With itineraries crafted by historians this boutique cruise line takes you on a journey for the mind and soul.

✓ Good for Couples
✓ Explorer
✓ Small Ships
✓ Fly Cruise
✓ Tips at your discretion