Last-Minute Cruises

Last-Minute Cruises

Set Sail Soon and Save With Last-Minute Cruises!
Sometimes, you just don't know when you're going to get time off. If that's the case, you're in luck: We have lots of last-minute cruise deals that set sail soon. If you're able to leave on a moment's or a week's notice, you could reap huge savings on your vacation with last-minute cruise discounts.

Sailing away to fabulous ports and countries is adventurous and loads of fun! When someone asks if you have plans for the weekend, wouldn't it be great to tell them you're embarking on one of our cruises to the Caribbean or Europe?

Sometimes, you'll also be able to score last-minute cruise deals because of a cancellation, so you might find yourself in a prime stateroom on a fantastic ship for a tiny price. Options for cruise lines, ships, dates, and itineraries fluctuate, so if you can't find something that excites you, check back here soon!

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8 Night South Pacific Cruise
Departing From Sydney
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Ship: Carnival Splendor
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  • Ports of Call:
  • Sydney, Australia
  • Isle Of Pines, New Caledonia
  • Mare, New Caledonia
  • Noumea, New Caledonia
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  • Best For:
  • Family with Kids, Family with Teens, Honeymoon, Romantic, Senior, Wedding

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Crystal River Cruises
Crystal River Cruises - Debussy
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7 Night Europe Cruise
Departing From Basel
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Ship: Crystal Debussy
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  • Ports of Call:
  • Basel, Ch
  • Strasbourg, Fr
  • Mannheim, De
  • Rudesheim Am Rhein, De
  • Cruising The Romantic Rhine
  • Koblenz Am Rhein, De
  • Koblenz Am Rhein, De
  • Cologne (koln), De
  • Rhine River Cruising
  • Amsterdam, Nl
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  • Best For:
  • Gourmet, Honeymoon, Luxury, River Cruises, Romantic, Senior, Wedding

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4 Night Mediterranean Cruise
Departing From Genoa
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Ship: MSC Poesia
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  • Ports of Call:
  • Genoa, Italy
  • Marseille, France
  • Barcelona, Spain
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  • Best For:
  • Family with Kids, Family with Teens, Honeymoon, Romantic, Senior, Wedding

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Costa Cruises
Costa Cruises - Costa Favolosa
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11 Night Mediterranean Cruise
Departing From Malaga
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Ship: Costa Favolosa
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  • Ports of Call:
  • Malaga (spain)
  • Livorno (italy)
  • Savona (italy)
  • Marseilles (france)
  • Fuerteventura (canary Islands)
  • St. Cruz De Tenerife (canary Islands)
  • Arrecife (canary Islands)
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Royal Caribbean Cruises
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12 Night Europe Cruise
Departing From Tarragona
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Ship: Jewel of the Seas
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  • Ports of Call:
  • Tarragona - Spain
  • Cannes - France
  • Florence/pisa(livorno) - Italy
  • Rome (civitavecchia) - Italy
  • Sicily (messina) - Italy
  • Ephesus (kusadasi) - Turkey
  • Mykonos - Greece
  • Santorini - Greece
  • Athens (piraeus) - Greece
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Last-Minute Cruise FAQs

What Is the Cheapest Month to Go on a Cruise?

Usually, the lowest prices for cruises are offered between September and early January. You can also find them between mid-April and the end of May. Keep in mind that last-minute cruise deals can help you find an incredible price during any season.

Which Cruise Lines Are All-Inclusive?

  • Regent Seven Seas
  • Viking Ocean Cruises
  • Silversea Cruises
  • Crystal Cruises
  • Seabourn Cruise Line

All-inclusive cruise experiences vary based on cruise line and packages purchased. Common elements of some all-inclusive packages include unlimited food and beverage, alternative dining options, ground transportation, free Wi-Fi, and complimentary excursions at ports of call.

All of these cruise lines will give you a great all-inclusive experience.

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Which Cruise Lines Are the Cheapest?

Price will vary greatly based on your destination, the length of the journey, and the amenities on board, but here are a few cruise lines that tend to have lower prices on average:

  • Carnival Cruise Lines
  • Costa Cruises
  • MSC Cruises
  • Royal Caribbean
  • Norwegian Cruise Line

How Can I Get Cheap Cruise Tickets?

There are many ways to find discounts, but last-minute cruises booked through CruiseDirect are guaranteed to have the lowest cruise prices possible! We also charge no booking fees, so you'll save even more. Check our listings for last-minute cruises often to find your next dream adventure!

How Do I Plan a Cruise and Save Money?

  1. 1. Create a budget.
  2. 2. Choose the best point of departure.
  3. 3. Choose an itinerary that interests you.
  4. 4. Decide the length of your cruise.
  5. 5. Select which line you'd like to travel with.
  6. 6. Find a great deal: Last-minute cruise discounts are a good option for this!
  7. 7. Book your tickets.

Do Cruises Include Food?

Yes, nearly all cruise lines include meals as part of the fee. Some will have exclusive or high-end restaurants that may require additional spending. Taking advantage of last-minute cruise discounts can leave you some extra cash to spend on fine dining or an additional drinks package!