Sailing from the United Kingdom can make your cruise holiday hassle-free. No worrying about long airport queues or weight limits, no long journey before you have to start your trip and you only have to unpack once to explore the world.
At Ambassador Cruise Line, our cruise holidays depart from one of seven regional ports around the UK, with the London International Cruise Terminal in Tilbury being our base port. All of the ports we choose to sail from are easily accessed and are spread out around the UK so whether you live in John O’Groats or Land’s End, you’ll not have to travel too far to start your getaway.
A no-fly cruise holiday with Ambassador Cruise Line is like no other. Enjoy an authentic cruise experience on board a traditional ship with contemporary twists. Enjoy an incredible list of destinations around the world and the ever-changing view from your stateroom window. There really is nothing like that sense of exploration and discovery. Even on sea days, we have plenty onboard to keep you upbeat with a range of amazing dining options and entertainment, as well as more on our selection of themed cruises.
Where else can you find a holiday where you visit destinations around the world and your hotel moves with you? With a no-fly cruise, you have no packing, no hassle, and no worries, it’s truly stress-free.
Where can I cruise from the UK?
You might think that opting for a no-fly cruise from the UK means you are limited on destination options but that would be wrong. We focus on offering the best in itineraries and have a range of amazing holidays on offer to places you wouldn’t expect to visit from the UK.
To start, you can of course explore the very best Europe has to offer, from a cruise around the British Isles showcasing the best of the ‘local’ area to our selection of sun-kissed Mediterranean cruises. What’s more, if it’s amazing landscapes you are looking for, why not sign-up for a Norwegian Fjords cruise? Thanks to our keen focus on the environment, our ships are able to cruise through the World Heritage Fjords thanks to their modest transmission levels.
Want to explore somewhere further afield? Cross the Atlantic and explore the Great White North on our Canada cruises from the UK, which often include visits to Iceland and Greenland on route – perfect for an arctic explorer. For something warmer, why not visit Cuba or the Canary Islands? The ideal destinations for some winter sun.
For the ultimate adventure and a once-in-a-lifetime experience, why not consider a world cruise? Spend over 100 nights exploring the globe from Mombasa to Melbourne and from Bridgetown to Brazil, there is no stone left unturned. If the full journey isn’t for you, why not join us for a sector of the cruise? Depart from the UK on a New Zealand cruise to Auckland, alternatively, take an Australia cruise to Sydney, enjoy a South Africa cruise to Cape Town or go east on a cruise to Singapore.
What type of cruises do Ambassador offer?
As the new kid on the block when it comes to British cruising, we know that all eyes are on us to find out what type of cruise line we are and what we can offer that’s different to everything else that’s already out there. Our focus is on offering the very best of cruising traditions with a modern twist, making our cruise ships feel like your home away from home.
As well as offering cruises to a wide range of amazing cruise destinations, we also have some brilliant types of cruises on our roster. Looking to indulge in a passion whilst at sea? Our themed cruises are great for meeting like minds and expanding your knowledge, and with themes including cricketing legends to Cirque at Sea, the options are vast.
We are primarily an adult-only cruise line, but we understand that cruising can offer an amazing family holiday where both little ones and grown-ups can enjoy everything that’s on offer. We offer a selection of multi-generational cruises which are perfect for a whole family getaway with no airport stress!
Finally, our ORCA cruises. We are passionate about the world’s oceans and marine life and understand it’s our place to lead by example, and our partnership with ORCA is one small part of our approach to being as suitable and ethical as possible. Aboard our ORCA cruises, not only can guests learn from experienced speakers about the sea life our world enjoys, but these Ocean Conservationists can also collect scientific data on the way.
Where can you depart from on a no-fly cruise from the UK?
We currently have seven regional ports all around the UK where you can start your Ambassador cruise holiday, these are: Belfast, Bristol, Dundee, Falmouth, Liverpool, London Tilbury and Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Although London Tilbury is our home port, you can still find a great range of cruises from elsewhere in the UK meaning you don’t need to travel far for an amazing cruise experience. If you know which port you’d like to cruise from, select it above to see which cruises depart near you.