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10 cruises found - Prices are per traveler, available within last 24 hours and valid for US and Canadian residents only. Taxes, fees, and port expenses not included. Fuel supplement may apply.
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Norwegian Pearl

7 night Canada / New England

Norwegian Cruise LineNorwegian Cruise Line • Norwegian Pearl
Sep 29, 2023 — Oct 6, 2023
Boston, United States • Bar Harbor, United States • Halifax, Canada • Sydney, Canada • Charlottetown, Canada • La Baie, Canada • Quebec City, CanadaDeparting from Boston, visiting 7 ports, select Itinerary details to review day by day itinerary

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Grandeur of the Seas

7 night Canada / New England

Royal Caribbean IntlRoyal Caribbean Intl • Grandeur of the Seas
Sep 22, 2024 — Sep 29, 2024
Boston, United States • Halifax, Canada • Saint John, Canada • Portland, United States • Boston, United StatesDeparting from Boston, visiting 5 ports, select Itinerary details to review day by day itinerary

71% off
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Norwegian Gem

7 night Canada / New England

Norwegian Cruise LineNorwegian Cruise Line • Norwegian Gem
Sep 6, 2024 — Sep 13, 2024
Boston, United States • Bar Harbor, United States • Halifax, Canada • Sydney, Canada • Charlottetown, Canada • La Baie, Canada • Quebec City, CanadaDeparting from Boston, visiting 7 ports, select Itinerary details to review day by day itinerary

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Norwegian Gem

7 night Canada / New England

Norwegian Cruise LineNorwegian Cruise Line • Norwegian Gem
Sep 20, 2024 — Sep 27, 2024
Boston, United States • Bar Harbor, United States • Halifax, Canada • Sydney, Canada • Charlottetown, Canada • La Baie, Canada • Quebec City, CanadaDeparting from Boston, visiting 7 ports, select Itinerary details to review day by day itinerary

78% off
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Emerald Princess

7 night Canada / New England

Princess CruisesPrincess Cruises • Emerald Princess
Jul 28, 2024 — Aug 4, 2024
Boston, United States • Halifax, Canada • Sydney, Canada • Charlottetown, Canada • Portland, United States • Boston, United StatesDeparting from Boston, visiting 6 ports, select Itinerary details to review day by day itinerary

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Emerald Princess

7 night Canada / New England

Princess CruisesPrincess Cruises • Emerald Princess
Aug 4, 2024 — Aug 11, 2024
Boston, United States • Halifax, Canada • Sydney, Canada • Charlottetown, Canada • Portland, United States • Boston, United StatesDeparting from Boston, visiting 6 ports, select Itinerary details to review day by day itinerary

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Norwegian Gem

7 night Bermuda

Norwegian Cruise LineNorwegian Cruise Line • Norwegian Gem
Mar 29, 2024 — Apr 5, 2024
Boston, United States • Kings Wharf, Bermuda • Boston, United StatesDeparting from Boston, visiting 3 ports, select Itinerary details to review day by day itinerary

78% off
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Norwegian Gem

7 night Bermuda

Norwegian Cruise LineNorwegian Cruise Line • Norwegian Gem
Apr 5, 2024 — Apr 12, 2024
Boston, United States • Kings Wharf, Bermuda • Boston, United StatesDeparting from Boston, visiting 3 ports, select Itinerary details to review day by day itinerary

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Norwegian Jade

7 night Canada / New England

Norwegian Cruise LineNorwegian Cruise Line • Norwegian Jade
Sep 5, 2024 — Sep 12, 2024
Boston, United States • Halifax, Canada • Sydney, Canada • Charlottetown, Canada • Corner Brook, Canada • Boston, United StatesDeparting from Boston, visiting 6 ports, select Itinerary details to review day by day itinerary

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Norwegian Jade

7 night Canada / New England

Norwegian Cruise LineNorwegian Cruise Line • Norwegian Jade
Sep 12, 2024 — Sep 19, 2024
Boston, United States • Portland, United States • Halifax, Canada • Sydney, Canada • Charlottetown, Canada • Corner Brook, Canada • Boston, United StatesDeparting from Boston, visiting 7 ports, select Itinerary details to review day by day itinerary

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What Are the Best Cruises Out of Boston, ?

There are many good cruises leaving from Boston in 2023 such as a 7 night cruise to From Boston to Bermuda on the Norwegian Pearl will give you four days to explore this wonderful island. Another good weeklong cruise is the Caribbean itinerary from Royal Caribbean International aboard the Voyager of the Seas. This includes stops at the Bahamas, Dominican Republic, US Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico. If you would prefer to go north, Royal Caribbean International cruise from Boston also offers a Canada/New England cruise. Boston is the perfect starting point for this cruise which includes Bar Harbor, Maine, Charlottetown on Prince Edward Island and Sydney in Nova Scotia, among others. If time is a factor, you can also find many 2-night cruises from Boston to better suit your adventure needs. Weekend cruises from Boston are a great way to relax after a long work week.

How Can I Find Cheap Cruises Out of Boston in 2023?

The easiest way to find a cheap cruise from Boston is to sort your results by price. When searching for Boston cruises, prices already include any discounts, which means that you will see cheaper options even if they are normally more expensive. This is a great way to find a cruise that would normally be outside your budget. It's a good idea to be flexible on your 2023 departure date to find the best deals, as cruise lines out of Boston will tend to offer the best deals on staterooms at times when they have difficulty filling the ship.

Which Cruise Lines Operate Out of Boston?

Cruises out of Boston in 2023 are operated by a variety of lines including Norwegian, Holland America, Celebrity, and Royal Caribbean. This gives plenty of choices for your cruise vacation. You will find options here for couples, families, groups, etc. The cruise ships from Boston tend to be large ship cruises with lots of activities that are absolutely great for families with children.

How Can I Find Good Cruise Deals out of Boston?

To find great cruise deals from Boston look for our green box that features specific cruise deals and cruise discounts for each trip when available. These results will appear at the top when you sort by price. Make sure to take into account what perks and amenities are included. Sometimes it can be worth paying a bit extra for a cruise that, say, includes wi-fi and/or a drinks package, depending on what you are likely to use. Boston is a great departure point for certain Caribbean cruises and one of the best for getting a reasonably priced cruise up through New England and Nova Scotia. Choosing a cruise from Boston to Canada will reduce your at-sea time and thus costs too.

What Should I Look Out For When Booking a Cruise from Boston 2023?

First of all, make sure that the itinerary is what you are looking for. Also, make sure that your chosen Boston cruise ship has the amenities you crave. Also, consider the time of year; cruises that take place during breaks from school are more likely to have families with children. Being flexible on departure dates for your 2023 cruise leaving from Boston can help you get the best deal and have a better chance of booking the stateroom you want on the deck you want. Canada and New England cruises in the fall as well as the North Atlantic-focused transatlantic cruises can result in chilly temperatures out on the deck, so consider your temperature tolerance (and, of course, pack accordingly).

Where Are the Best Places to Go On Cruises Leaving From Boston in 2023?

The two most popular destinations out of Boston are Canada/New England and Bermuda. It is also the US departure/arrival port for some of the transatlantic cruises offered by Holland America. You can get a regular Caribbean cruise as well. These are all great destinations, depending on your tastes. If you want to spend several days in one place, the cruises from Boston to Bermuda are a great option as they tend to sail out and then moor to give you time to explore the island and a bit more freedom than many cruises offer. If you want to see some truly spectacular scenery and interesting wildlife, consider a Canada/New England cruise or, if you have the budget, a transatlantic cruise that explores Greenland and Iceland. These destinations can, of course, be cold even in summer, but it's worth it!

What Are Some Good All-Inclusive Boston Cruises?

Most of the cruise ships leaving from Boston are not truly all-inclusive, although they do include main dining, youth programs, onboard entertainment and basic drinks. This varies by line, so do check. To get an all-inclusive cruise from Boston you will need to select an offer that includes it. You should weigh how much you will use the amenities before purchasing a package. For example, most people these days need wi-fi, but a shore excursion package is only worth it if you know you are going to use it.

What Are Some Great Family Cruises From Boston?

Almost all of the cruise ships out of Boston,, include youth programs in the price of the ticket for 3 to 17-year-olds. What's offered varies, of course, by line and ship, but family cruises from Boston are easy to find. Bermuda cruises from Boston are great for families as you can spend time doing whatever you want on the island and not have to worry, for at least part of the time, about your ship sailing without you because the kids held you up. (Note, this is why it's usually best to take an official shore excursion because then the ship will wait for you). Your kids might, of course, have an opinion on the destination, but New England/Canada cruises tend to attract an older crowd, and there might be fewer other kids for them to hang out with.

What Are Some Good Adults-Only Cruises From Boston?

As the Boston cruise lines use mostly large ships, there are usually no specific adults-only cruises. All of the cruises have youth programs, which can help keep adults and kids separated. Your best bet to avoid a lot of families is to choose dates when kids are in school. The four-night Bermuda Cruise on the Norwegian Pearl is a great choice for a short romantic getaway. Check amenities to find the best cruise ships out of Boston for your particular trip.

What Are Some Good Singles Cruises From Boston?

Cruise lines mostly use large ships, and therefore do not usually have specific singles cruises out of Boston. However, it's worth considering a Norwegian cruise from Boston as they have great deals for solo travelers. Their ships have staterooms designed for solo travelers (so you are not paying for two people) and a Studio Lounge to meet other single cruisers.

Are There Any Christmas Cruises from Boston?

Because it is so far north, Boston has few to no sailings between November and April, so there are no Christmas cruises. Boston itself is, of course, a great place to experience a white Christmas.

What Are Some Great Gay Cruises out of Boston?

There are no specific gay cruises leaving from Boston. However, all four of the cruise lines that operate are considered very friendly to gay and lesbian travelers, especially Celebrity.

How do I Book a Cruise from Boston in 2023 on Expedia?

Simply browse our pre-selected Boston Cruise deals or set Boston as your departure destination. You can also narrow down your search by selecting an arrival destination and departure dates, as well as filtering by cruise line and ship. Too tight a search may give you no results, so if you do, then widen your parameters to find the best cruises out of Boston. You can also search by duration, helping you find good two-night cruises from Boston, or 7-day cruises from Boston, depending on how much time you have to spend. Weekend cruises out of Boston are a great break.


How can I find last-minute cruise deals from Boston?

Cruise lines operating out of Boston often have cabins they want to fill at the last minute. Enter your departure date and set Boston as the departure port. Available deals will be marked with a green box. You can sort by departure date to find the closest sailing to your time. A last-minute deal, if you are flexible, can give you a great discount on the cruise.

Do I need a passport to cruise from Boston?

This depends on the destination and where your cruise ends. A closed-loop cruise is one that starts and ends in the same US port, and the itinerary must consist of contiguous territories of the US, meaning that they share a land or direct sea border. If you are taking a closed-loop cruise, you do not need a passport. This includes all Canada/New England sailings, sailings to Bermuda, and most Caribbean itineraries. For transatlantic cruises, you will need a passport. Also, anyone who is not a US citizen will need a passport to take these cruises.

Can I Cancel My Cruise Booking?

If you need to cancel your booking for any reason, you can do so from your My trips page or by contacting customer service. Bear in mind that cruise lines have different cancellation policies, which will determine how much of a refund you get.

Why should I book a Cruise From Boston with Expedia?

Booking through Expedia is convenient and gives you access to search tools that can help you find the right ship and destination for your Boston cruises 2023 vacation. You can also become an Expedia Rewards member and get points for future travel.

Boston Cruise Guide

Boston is a city that’s full of history, being one of the oldest municipalities in the United States. Therefore, there’s an abundance of ancient artifacts, museums, and galleries to explore. But aside from being a history buff’s paradise, it’s also a bustling city with plenty of boutiques, bars, and a rich food scene.

The Flynn Cruiseport Boston is a popular starting point for Canada / New England itineraries, as well as tropical getaways to Bermuda and the Caribbean. The port welcomes ships from Holland America Line, Norwegian Cruise Line, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line, Seabourn Cruise Line, and Celebrity Cruises.

Not too far from the cruise port, you’ll find plenty of attractions. Boston has been nicknamed “America’s Walking City,” as it is one of the most pedestrian-friendly states, making it easy to explore. The Freedom Trail is a walking route that passes by Boston’s 16 most important historic sites that shaped the American Revolution in the 1770s. You can explore on your own or with an entertaining 18th-century-themed guided tour. Another popular attraction is the Boston Duck Tours, where unique WWII-style duck boats take you to major attractions both on land and at sea along the Charles River. There’s also an aquarium, a Children’s Museum, a variety of Art Museums, and the interactive Boston Tea Party Ships and Museum.

In regards to food, Boston’s signature dish is clam chowder, which was introduced to New England in the 18th century. Other must-tries are Boston Baked Beans, Lobster Rolls, Oysters, Cannoli’s, and the beloved Boston Cream Pie. Don’t forget to stop by a brewery, or take a walk along Newbury Street for all of your shopping needs, with dozens of unique boutiques and designer stores.

Pre and Post Cruise Hotels in Boston

Lakeside Inn

Lakeside Inn

2 out of 5
595 North Ave, Wakefield, MA
The price is $124 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 28
$124
per night
Sep 27 - Sep 28
Stay at this business-friendly hotel in Wakefield. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and a fitness center. Our guests praise the bar and the convenient parking ...
6.8/10 (1,323 reviews)
"the property is a 2 * that said the room was clean as were the beds and bedding, the queen sized beds were comfortable. in the room there was a fridge microwave coffee machine (coffee was free at reception) tv and the essential air conditioner, some of the furniture had seen better days. we were ..."

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2023

Lakeside Inn
The Constitution Inn

The Constitution Inn

3.5 out of 5
150 3rd Ave, Boston, MA
Stay at this 3.5-star business-friendly hotel in Boston. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and a free area shuttle. Popular attractions TD Garden and Fenway Park ...
6.6/10 (1,000 reviews)
Comfortable but bad parking situation
"Only downside was the parking garage which cost $16/day and the ice machine was broken. Bed was very comfortable and staff was kind. Room was also clean and elevator was fast."

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2020

The Constitution Inn
HI Boston - Hostel

HI Boston - Hostel

2 out of 5
19 Stuart Street, Boston, MA
The price is $252 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
$252
per night
Sep 25 - Sep 26
Stay at this eco-certified hostel in Boston. Enjoy free WiFi, a 24-hour front desk, and a library. Popular attractions TD Garden and Fenway Park are located ...
8.6/10 Excellent! (1,002 reviews)
Overall a Great Stay
"First time in a US hostel. Helpful employees and volunteers. Great location. Bunk bed was a bit noisy but comfortable. Almost always a bathroom free. Diverse breakfast choices. Laundry was quite confusing, but anemployee helped me out. Very clean spaces. Only negative was how many guests walked around ..."

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2023

HI Boston - Hostel

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Quality Inn Boston - Revere

Quality Inn Boston - Revere

2.5 out of 5
100 Morris Street, Revere, MA
The price is $169 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
$169
per night
Sep 25 - Sep 26
Stay at this business-friendly hotel in Revere. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Popular attractions TD Garden and Encore Boston Harbor are ...
7.4/10 Good! (1,006 reviews)
"Front desk staff quick and professional"

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2023

Quality Inn Boston - Revere
Knights Inn Danvers

Knights Inn Danvers

2 out of 5
219 Newbury St., Danvers, MA
The price is $139 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
$139
per night
Oct 25 - Oct 26
Stay at this motel in Danvers. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and a 24-hour front desk. Our guests praise the property condition in our reviews. Popular attractions ...
6.4/10 (1,006 reviews)
"Good stay! Clean and safe! Clerk was nice and even had the grab and go breakfast out a bit early! Older property but that doesn’t bother us, especially for the price. Will probably be back."

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2023

Knights Inn Danvers
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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