Fred. Olsen cruises

Fred.Olsen Cruises... cruising from your local cruise port

Sailing from a selection of UK cruise ports, plus a host of fly cruise options, you can explore over 200 destinations on Fred.Olsen's smaller, traditional and intimate cruise ships,  Balmoral, Black Watch, Boudicca and Braemar. You’ll feel relaxed and right at home the moment you step onboard and you will soon get to know the crew and your fellow passengers. What could possibly be better than seeing the world... except enjoying it with new-found friends?

Cruises from the UK are the perfect way to start your holiday. Avoid the long airport queues and begin your holiday as soon as you step foot on board your ship.
Our cruises from the UK visit a host of exciting destinations. Experience the history and culture of European capital cities, be mesmerised by the incredible scenery of Iceland and the Norwegian Fjords, or relax on the sun-drenched beaches of the Canaries - all beginning on your own doorstep.  Whilst Fred. Olsen’s fly-cruises are the most exciting and rewarding way to discover some of the world’s most exotic, far-flung and inspirational destinations, with unforgettable sights and once-in-a-lifetime experiences featured on every expertly crafted itinerary.

With five regional UK departure ports to choose from, Fred. Olsen's cruises from the UK are closer than you think.

-- NEW winter 2021/22 cruises now available --

If you favour a welcoming, ‘home-from-home’ atmosphere, friendly, smiling staff and like-minded fellow guests with whom you can share a good story or two, you’ll likely find travelling with Fred. Olsen a rewarding experience. You don’t have to take Fred. Olsens word for it though: they're so confident that you’ll like cruising with them that they offer an Enjoyment Promise as standard.  Simply book more than 12 weeks ahead on cruises of five nights or more and if you find that it’s not for you within 48 hours of sailing, just let Fred. Olsen know and they promise to arrange and pay for your flight back to the UK from the next port and repay the cost of your cruise (you must read the full terms & conditions below before booking).

CHOOSE SHIP : Balmoral | Black Watch | Boudicca | Braemar

Find Fred.olsen cruises

View all the itineraries from all 4 Fred.Olsen ships by clicking on the ship of your choice below






Black Watch



Fred. Olsen take great pride in their fleet of four small-sized ships.... Balmoral, Black Watch, Boudicca and Braemar.  You can visit ports of call that's aren't accessible by larger ships, yet each of Fred. Olsen's cruise ships offer all the facilities you expect from a modern day cruise ship, from fantastic dining, dazzling stage shows and entertainment plus a whole lot more.  And with a fantastic selection of cruise itineraries you'll be spoilt for choice on your next cruise. is an independent website that contains details of Fred Olsen cruises. Information is intended as a guide only and is correct at time of publication (October 2016). We can not be held responsible for any inaccuracies and the information has been sourced from the cruise lines and 3rd parties. Ask you preferred cruise specialists to confirm any itineraries. We are unable to supply any information relating to pricing or availability of any cruises listed on this website | Contact