News releases from Cunard
Cunard Announces 2022 Event Voyages
April 20, 2021
Luxury cruise line Cunard announced today its 2022 line-up of Event Voyages, offering a rich and compelling variety of themes on board flagship liner Queen Mary 2 and Queen Elizabeth. Welcoming back...
Cunard's Captain Christopher Wells Retires after 20 years with the Line, and Awarded Rank of Commodore
April 13, 2021
Cunard Captain, Christopher Wells, is retiring after a stellar 20 year career with Cunard, part of 30 years spent working across Carnival Corporation cruise lines. In recognition of his outstanding...
Cunard unveils Summer at Sea luxury UK voyages including special Sun Voyages sailing 'wherever the sun shines brightest'
March 26, 2021
Cunard is offering UK guests the opportunity to spend this summer at sea, with a series of UK voyages on board Queen Elizabeth. Voyages will be round-trip from Southampton, between July and October...
Cunard is set to celebrate the 100th anniversary of its pioneering world cruise, and the first-ever continuous circumnavigation of the globe by a passenger liner, with two celebratory voyages in 2023...
Cunard will offer a series of UK voyages on Queen Elizabeth, providing a unique and luxurious staycation opportunity this summer for British guests. More details will be revealed later this month.
Top 10 Reasons to Sail Alaska with Cunard in 2022
March 09, 2021
With palpable excitement growing over the return of cruising, voyages to Alaska remain very much in demand, and luxury line Cunard is teeming with anticipation to get back to this majestic region. More...
Cunard Launches Queen Mary 2 "Let Them All Talk" Sweepstakes
February 10, 2021
Prize winner and a guest to experience a Transatlantic Crossing on flagship Queen Mary 2, the glamorous setting for the HBO Max film starring Meryl Streep, Candice Bergen and Dianne Wiest
Cunard's Flagship Queen Mary 2 Takes Center Stage in new HBO Max Film, "Let Them All Talk," streaming December 10
December 10, 2020
As Meryl Streep's character, famed novelist Alice, steps out of the taxi upon arriving at the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal, she gazes in awe at Cunard's flagship Queen Mary 2 dwarfing the port, a...
Cunard Extends Pause in Operations
December 09, 2020
Cunard, a part of Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest cruise company, announced today it has extended its pause in operations due to the ongoing travel...
Cunard Announces Organizational Changes to North American Operations
December 01, 2020
Cunard puts 2022 voyages on sale including Queen Mary 2's Transatlantic Crossings and new voyages to Alaska
November 17, 2020
Cunard announces Classic World Voyage on Queen Mary 2 for 2022
September 08, 2020
Cunard's iconic flagship, Queen Mary 2 charts a 118 night escape through Asia, Australia, the Middle East and Europe
Cunard extends pause in operations and confirms itinerary changes for 2021 with new European sailings and 2022 World Voyage
August 25, 2020
In an acknowledgement of the UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) guidance and the complexity of operating world voyages, luxury cruise line Cunard will be extending its pause in operations from...
Cunard Extends Pause in Operations
June 09, 2020
Luxury cruise line Cunard, announced today that, as a result of the continued impact of Covid-19, it will be extending the pause in operations.
Cunard Extends Pause to Voyages
April 23, 2020
Luxury cruise line Cunard, announced today that, as a result of the continued impact of Covid-19, it will be extending the pause to voyages.
Cunard Announces Pause to Voyages Until May 15, 2020
March 30, 2020
As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve, Cunard has made the decision to take the preventative measure of extending the suspension of all voyages an additional month from April 11 up to and...
Cunard announced today that it is pausing new North American departures for a month-long period, effective Saturday, March 14 through Saturday, April 11, 2020.
Cunard Introduces Interim Cancellation Policy
March 13, 2020
Cunard today has implemented an interim policy for all guests with bookings departing through July 31, 2020, providing ultimate flexibility. However, as the situation evolves, guests should refer to...
Cunard Celebrates 180th Anniversary with Fleet-Wide Sale
February 25, 2020
Luxury cruise line Cunard proudly celebrates its 180th Anniversary in 2020 with a special sale on voyages between July 2020 and May 2022 on all three ships – Queen Mary 2, Queen Elizabeth and Queen...
Cunard Presents Line Up of 2020 Event Voyages Offering Guests 'Transformative Travel' Experiences
February 06, 2020
Luxury cruise line Cunard continues its exciting series of special Event Voyages in 2020 through which guests can celebrate and learn about topics ranging from fashion, literature, history, space and...
Cunard Welcomes Celebrated Author Annie Barrows as Guest Speaker to Commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the Liberation of Guernsey
January 21, 2020
Cunard has announced that The New York Times best-selling author Annie Barrows will sail on flagship ocean liner Queen Mary 2 as part of the luxury cruise line's renowned Insights program on a Bruges...
Ian Rankin, Alexander McCall Smith and Prue Leith to Headline Cunard's Literature Festival at Sea
January 14, 2020
Luxury cruise line Cunard will return with its Literature Festival at Sea in collaboration with the Cheltenham Literature Festival, The Times and Sunday Times, on flagship Queen Mary 2.
Cunard Partners with Travel Technology Company "Cool Cousin"
December 19, 2019
Cunard Announces 2021 Alaska and 2022 World & Exotics Voyages
December 12, 2019
Luxury cruise line Cunard announced today its 2022 World & Exotic Voyage Program, which runs from January through April, featuring a full World Voyage, in-depth itineraries in Japan and Australia, and...
Cunard Announces "Upgrades on Us" Wave Season Promotion for Wide Range of 2020-2022 Voyages
December 10, 2019
Luxury cruise line Cunard announced their Upgrades on Us promotion, available on many 2020 and 2022 voyages on all three ships – Queen Mary 2, Queen Elizabeth and Queen Victoria.
Michelin-Starred Chef Michel Roux Jr to Headline Cunard's First Ever "Festival of Food and Wine" Voyage
December 04, 2019
Luxury cruise line Cunard has announced a world-class line up for their first ever 'Festival of Food & Wine' on board flagship Queen Mary 2. Guests will enjoy an array of cooking demonstrations, wine...
Cunard offers Holiday Savings with Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals on 2020 Voyages
November 13, 2019
Luxury cruise line Cunard is offering travelers Black Friday and Cyber Monday promotions, available on many 2020 voyages all over the world on all ships including flagship ocean liner Queen Mary 2,...
Cunard Chosen as "Best World Cruise" in Porthole Cruise Magazine's 2019 Readers' Choice Awards
November 12, 2019
Luxury cruise line Cunard has been voted "Best World Cruise" by readers and fans in Porthole Cruise Magazine's 2019 Readers' Choice Awards.
Cunard and Julien's Auctions Offer Exclusive Exhibition Preview Of Doris Day Auction Items on Queen Victoria Transatlantic Crossing
November 07, 2019
Luxury cruise line Cunard and famed celebrity auction house Julien's Auctions have announced a special auction exhibition of Property from the Estate of Doris Day onboard Queen Victoria's Transatlantic...