Everyone is an explorer with Hurtigruten

As the world leader in expedition travel, the fleet of Norwegian coastal and expedition ships will take you on unique journeys from pole to pole.

Benefit from the skills of a full Expedition Team, who serve as hosts, lecturers, instructors, teachers and guides.

Hurtigruten is an exploration company in the truest sense of the word; their mission is to bring adventurers to explore remote natural beauty. With 126 years’ experience in exploration, new state-of-the-art hybrid ships, and dramatic destinations.

When you want to see places off the beaten path, try an expedition with Hurtigruten. Experience Norway’s beautiful fjords, charming ports, and rare wildlife. Tick off those bucket list destinations and discover the excitement of the Northern Lights or explore Antarctica, Alaska or the Arctic islands, and so much more!

Unique, sustainable adventures across the globe

The moment you step on board, Hurtigruten wants you to relax, discover new places and learn fascinating facts. From the magnificent Norwegian fjords to awe-inspiring Antarctica, Hurtigruten takes you beyond the realms of conventional cruising by voyaging up close to a vast range of landscapes, cultures, and wildlife.

Seeking to minimise the negative impact of their operations, Hurtigruten puts great effort into enhancing their destinations, strengthening their environmental initiatives and running a responsible and sustainable operation. Being world leader in exploration travel comes with a responsibility. Sustainability is the core of every part of the Hurtigruten operation and experience.

Premium dining drawn from Norwegian heritage
Every expedition needs an oasis; a place of comfort to relax and savour the adventures of the day.

  • On all Hurtigruten sailings, their skilled chefs see to it that the culinary journey matches the magnificent scenery that passes by the top deck dining room windows.
  • On Hurtigruten’s new hybrid ships, guests can choose from three exciting onboard restaurants.
  • On the coastal fleet, Hurtigruten feature the Norway ́s Coastal Kitchen concept, in which they offer the very best local produce to guests as they stop in places no one else does to take on great local ingredients.

Hurtigruten Fleet

Hurtigruten design their ships with safety, comfort and environmental protection as their guiding principles. The world’s greenest cruise line of small intimate ships, feature large lounges and deck space with a relaxed and casual atmosphere on board.

The fleet is committed to serving fresh food, with a focus on locally produced ingredients and as few transportation miles as possible. You will be treated to active days and relaxing evenings, sublime cuisine and the warm company of like-minded adventurers.


Norway – Hurtigruten offers unmatched experience and expertise along the rugged Norwegian coast. Their local knowledge brings travellers closer to the remote communities and magnificent scenery of this world-famous area. Hurtigruten’s daily departures from Bergen call at 34 charming ports. Enjoy a relaxed and informal atmosphere on board as you explore one of the world’s longest coastline, all while savouring the freshest locally-sourced ingredients from Norway’s Coastal Kitchen.

Explorer Expedition Voyages – Hurtigruten’s exploration experience is unparalleled, drawing on their unique heritage to guide their fleet of advanced expedition ships to unforgettable wilderness experiences in some of the most spectacular places on Earth :

 Antarctica | Alaska | British Isles | Caribbean and Central America | Europe | Greenland | Iceland | Norway | North America | Northwest Passage | Svalbard | South America