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Finnmarken
Finnmarken
Ranked #1 of 13 Hurtigruten Ships
95% Loved It
  • Real working ship carries passengers, cargo and cars
  • More than 30 port stops on a six-night itinerary
  • Locally sourced food makes for superior dining
  • Launched: 2002; Passengers: 628
Trollfjord
Trollfjord
Ranked #2 of 13 Hurtigruten Ships
87% Loved It
  • Part of Hurtigruten's newest "Millennium Class" of ships
  • Offers access to beautiful coastal scenery year-round
  • Midnight sun in summer, northern lights in winter
  • Launched: 2002; Passengers: 646
Fram
Fram
Ranked #3 of 13 Hurtigruten Ships
84% Loved It
  • Sails the globe from the Arctic to the Antarctic Circle
  • Observation lounge has floor-to-ceiling windows
  • Nature is center stage -- from icebergs to whales
  • Launched: 2007; Passengers: 256
Kong Harald
Kong Harald
Ranked #4 of 13 Hurtigruten Ships
80% Loved It
  • Spectacular Norwegian coastal scenery from panoramic lounge
  • Shore tour variety: dog sledding, historic town walks, even a North Cape excursion
  • Free Wi-Fi access and Internet cafe
  • Launched: 1993; Passengers: 490
Nordnorge
Nordnorge
Ranked #5 of 13 Hurtigruten Ships
79% Loved It
  • See Norway up close and at its best
  • Wide variety of ports at all times of the day and night
  • One of Hurtigruten's contemporary ships
  • Launched: 1997; Passengers: 464
Midnatsol
Midnatsol
Ranked #6 of 13 Hurtigruten Ships
69% Loved It
  • Attractive Norwegian art and sculpture in public areas
  • Fun to watch the cargo handling
  • Year-round sailings, so pick your season
  • Launched: 2003; Passengers: 674
Nordlys
Nordlys
Ranked #7 of 13 Hurtigruten Ships
67% Loved It
  • One of six of Hurtigruten's "Contemporary Ships"
  • Explores Norway's coast and stunning fjords
  • Nordlys is a sibling to Nordnorge
  • Launched: 1994; Passengers: 482
Richard With
Richard With
Ranked #8 of 13 Hurtigruten Ships
63% Loved It
  • One of six of Hurtigruten's "Contemporary Ships"
  • Explores Norway's coast and stunning fjords
  • Sibling ship to Nordnorge
  • Launched: 1993; Passengers: 490
Nordkapp
Nordkapp
Ranked #9 of 13 Hurtigruten Ships
50% Loved It
  • Sails six-day, one-way cruises and 12-day roundtrips along Norway's coast
  • Great layout of public spaces to take advantage of the fantastic scenery
  • Shore tour variety: visit historic sites and glaciers, kayak, hike, go bird-watching
  • Launched: 1996; Passengers: 490
Lofoten
Lofoten
Ranked #10 of 13 Hurtigruten Ships
33% Loved It
  • Beautifully maintained older ship recalls earlier era of sea travel
  • Sails Norway's coast year-round
  • Charming boutique hotel-style public rooms
  • Launched: 1964; Passengers: 151
Polarlys
Polarlys
Ranked #11 of 13 Hurtigruten Ships
100% Loved It
  • One of six of Hurtigruten's "Contemporary Ships"
  • Explores Norway's coastal communities and fjords
  • Sister ship to Nordnorge
  • Launched: 1996; Passengers: 482
Vesteralen
Vesteralen
Ranked #12 of 13 Hurtigruten Ships
0% Loved It
  • Part of Hurtigruten's "Mid-Generation Ships"
  • Sails Scandanavian itineraries, with a focus on fjords
  • Always in sight of beautiful scenery
  • Launched: 1983/1995; Passengers: 318
Norway Explorer
Norway Explorer
Ranked #13 of 13 Hurtigruten Ships
0% Loved It
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  • Launched: 2016; Passengers: 320
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Hurtigruten Member Reviews

73% Loved It

My travel buddy and I flew to Spitsbergen from Oslo. Before our cruise we stayed overyight at the Radisson Blu Hotel. Nothing fancy, just a place ... Read more
by sinbad123
I read many Hurtigruten reviews before my trip but they did not prepare me well for what to expect, so I wanted to provide some helpful tips and ... Read more
by Lyndall
From the moment we were onboard, to the moment we reluctantly left, we loved our journey aboard the Nordnorge. We loved that it was a small ship, ... Read more
by GTee
This cruise was one of the worst experiences of my life. I never felt so un-welcomed and isolated in my life. The cruise itself was great. The ... Read more
by flowersd07
We loved every bit of the Climate cruise on the Fram...we chose a balcony suite which was great lots of room and even on cold days we could sit ... Read more
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