Our transatlantic cruises go to seldom-visited European and American destinations, true hidden treasures that offer so much to do. But it is the journey that makes transatlantic cruises special, as you join centuries of nautical history and become very familiar with the sea. Gaze at the stars or watch the sun set over the horizon; you’ll feel like you have the ocean all to yourself on our perfectly sized ships. Unwind at the spa or take in enriching entertainment that deepens your understanding of the places you visit. Take a round-trip transatlantic cruise or go from one continent to the other and then explore on your own time. Welcome to the cruise of a lifetime.

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Set Your Heading East or West

150th Anniversary Sailings

Join us on anniversary cruises that commemorate the maiden voyage of the original Rotterdam I. We’ve re-created these historic sailings exactly 150-years later with calls in Plymouth, United Kingdom, and New York City.

Transatlantic Cruise Onboard Experience

Your ship becomes a second home on transatlantic cruises. Relish in sumptuous staterooms and suites, meals by our Culinary Council® of renowned chefs, and an immersive experience with engaging presentations and plenty of live music options. Live the good life on these incredible voyages.


As you embark on this incredible passage, relish the personal experience of a mid-size ship. A sublime balance of big and small, our fleet features larger-than-life music venues and activities galore, coupled with small ship service and extra elbow room.

Dining Experiences

From sophisticated cuisine to comfort classics like burgers and fries, enjoy a whole suite of award-winning restaurants on board a Europe cruise.

Onboard Entertainment

Whether you want to sit and listen or get up and dance, our on-board entertainment and live music options fill your Europe cruise with memorable moments.

Transatlantic Cruise Ships

Nieuw Statendam

Nieuw Statendam

This modern ship fills every day with dramatic beauty. The second in the line of our Pinnacle-class ships, it draws inspiration from musical instruments. Enjoy many entertainment options, including the two-level World Stage.



The next best thing to floating across the Atlantic in a garden, Volendam is outfitted with floral tapestries and huge vases of colorful arrangements. Be immersed with regional cooking demonstrations and food and wine tastings.



A recent update with new bar, entertainment and dining venues and completely reimagined staterooms make Oosterdam an excellent choice for your transatlantic cruise. Find out why Oosterdam has won multiple “Best Ship” awards.



Blissfully glide from continent to continent aboard Rotterdam, our newest ship. With exquisite dining, innovative entertainment, and luxurious staterooms and suites, Rotterdam is the soundtrack to your transatlantic discoveries.



Stretch out on your transatlantic cruise with Zaandam, designed to carry fewer guests for extra elbow room. Inspired by music, view signed instruments from world-famous musicians and a Baroque-style pipe organ.

Self-Care On Sea Days

A transatlantic cruise means plenty of time for you to take care of you. Unwind with a massage, get a new hairstyle or take a fitness class. 

Spa Services

Spend sea days at our heavenly Greenhouse Spa & Salon. Rejuvenate with facials, massages and other treatments in a tranquil space with breathtaking views. Nourish your skin with premium, naturally sourced ingredients.

Explore Hidden Gems, Leisurely Sea Days: Transatlantic Cruise Ports

(Civitavecchia) Rome Eternal

Architectural treasures abound here, where the glory that is Rome spans more than two thousand years. Walk in the footsteps of emperors and saints. Make a wish at Trevi fountain. Climb the Spanish Steps and treat yourself to a gelato al limone.

(Cádiz) Stately Seville

Over the centuries, Moorish and Spanish cultures have intermingled in Andalucía to spectacular effect. Explore the results in Seville Cathedral and the magnificent Alcazar. Then head to a wine cellar to sample the region’s legendary sherry.

The Loveliness of Lisbon

Lisbon is a trove of architectural treasures. Explore the city’s exquisite landmarks, including the Tower of Belém, the Monument to the Discoveries and the Jerónimos Monastery. Venture beyond to Sintra, dubbed “a glorious Eden” by Lord Byron.

Sun-washed Ft Lauderdale

Start your transatlantic cruise in Fort Lauderdale. Relax and explore the city while gliding down the New River in a gondola. Take an airboat ride through the Everglades. Discover the chic cafés and galleries of Las Olas Boulevard.

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