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January 9, 2019

CruiseCompete CruiseTrends™ 2018 Annual Report

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 2018.

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


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

Contemporary/Premium Luxury River
Harmony of the Seas Queen Mary 2 Queen of the Mississipp
Allure of the Seas Oceania Riviera America
Oasis of the Seas Oceania Marina American Queen
Anthem of the Seas Azamara Journey American Duchess
Norwegian Escape Crystal Symphony Queen of the West
Regal Princess Oceania Sirena American Empress
Symphony of the Seas Oceania Insignia American Pride
Celebrity Equinox Oceania Regatta AmaCerto
Caribbean Princess Crystal Serenity American Song
Norwegian Getaway Azamara Pursuit AmaViola


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

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


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

Contemporary/Premium Luxury River
Fort Lauderdale Miami Amsterdam
Miami New York Budapest
Port Canaveral Barcelona New Orleans
Los Angeles Civitavecchia Basel
New York Venice Paris
Galveston Piraeus Portland
Seattle Vancouver Memphis
Cape Liberty Lisbon St. Louis
Tampa Papeete Nuremberg
Vancouver Bridgetown Vienna


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

Contemporary/Premium Luxury River
Cozumel Havana Vienna
Nassau Gustavia Cologne
San Juan Bora Bora Passau
Philipsburg Livorno Regensburg
Costa Maya Dubrovnik Koblenz
St. Thomas St. Georges Strasbourg
Juneau Monte Carlo Baton Rouge
Labadee Cartagena Breisach
Ketchikan Kotor Natchez
Grand Turk Ketchikan Vicksburg


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

Contemporary/Premium Luxury River
Mexico United States Germany
Bahamas Italy United States
United States Spain Austria
Netherlands Antilles Greece France
Virgin Islands (US) France Netherlands
Cayman Islands Canada Slovak Republic/Slovakia
Puerto Rico Portugal Hungary
Jamaica Cuba Serbia
Honduras Saint Lucia Bulgaria
Canada Croatia/Hrvatska Portugal


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