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Cruise Lines Tout Deals Even Though It’s Still Not Clear When They’ll Sail

Experts disagree that discounts are the best strategy to lure travelers.

Royal Caribbean and Norwegian Release Covid-19 Safety Guidelines for Cruises

Masks should be mandatory, and forget about self-serve buffets.

Cruisers Tell the CDC: Let Us Back on Board

Cruise lines have extended their pause until at least November, but some people are ready to get back to sea now.

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Cruise Industry Extends Pause Again, No Sailing Until November

Cruises won't resume before Nov. 1.

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Ship Capacity Is the Cruise Industry’s Airplane Middle Seat

Cruise lines are figuring out passenger capacity and other safety measures.

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Carnival Sees Bookings Tick Up for 2021, but Continues to Burn Cash Until Then

Cruise line conglomerate is burning through a lot of cash to get to that hope on the horizon.

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Pandemic Sees Rivals Royal Caribbean and Norwegian Team Up

They've convened a health and safety panel ahead of cruises resuming in September.

Carnival Extends Pause, Along With the Rest of the Cruise Industry

Carnival Cruise Line had planned to return in August but will now wait until the fall.

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Virgin Voyages Caps Cruise Capacity for Its First Sail

The Scarlet Lady is scheduled to make her maiden voyage this fall.

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Consumer Demand Will Dictate When Carnival Cruises Return

CEO and president Arnold Donald is working to resume cruises in August.

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Who Will Sail on Virgin Voyages’ Wilder, Adults-Only Cruise Ships?

Richard Branson's new cruise line, offering plenty of novelty, is set to begin sailing in October.

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Carnival Corporation Announces Layoffs a Week After Revealing Planned Return

Company was not eligible for a government bailout.

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Carnival Plans August Return—4 Days After Congress Initiated Investigations Into the Company

Carnival is planning to partially return to the open seas on Aug. 1 after the CDC's No Sail Order lifts.

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How Is the Cruise Industry Handling the Coronavirus Crisis?

Some cruise lines have suspended operations—but not all customers are rushing to cancel their voyages.

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Virgin Voyages to Start Cruising in March Despite Coronavirus

Richard Branson's millennial-friendly cruise line is already facing rough seas.