Taking a cruise from Portsmouth means your journey begins in the UK's only island city. The location on the south coast offers easy access by rail and road, with Southampton airport also nearby. Portsmouth is also home to the world's oldest dry dock and famous ships including Lord Nelsons HMS Victory and the HMS Warrior. The great thing about no fly cruises from Portsmouth is your cruise holiday begins straight away. Once you are at the port all you need to do is embark the ship, check into your cabin and go and enjoy the great facilities, food and entertainment on offer. There is no hassle of waiting around at airports and flying to your destination.
The port will play home to more intimate ships than the nearby cruise terminal in Southampton and is a great option for a no-fly cruise and Staycation Cruises with Virgin Voyages. With fantastic cruise lines such as the country house style of Swan Hellenic, the luxury of Silversea and the inquisative nature of Voyages of Discovery all on offer. These ships offer beautiful surroundings for expedition style cruises.
Cruises from Portsmouth offer a wide variety of itineraries. You can take cruises direct to France & Spain, the Baltics & Fjords, the Arctic or around the British Isles. For the adventurous cruiser there are fantastic ships, stunning destinations and cruises to suit all.