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Trollfjord
Trollfjord
Ranked #1 of 13 Hurtigruten Ships
86% 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 #2 of 13 Hurtigruten Ships
83% 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
Nordnorge
Nordnorge
Ranked #3 of 13 Hurtigruten Ships
77% 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
Kong Harald
Kong Harald
Ranked #4 of 13 Hurtigruten Ships
75% 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
Midnatsol
Midnatsol
Ranked #5 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 #6 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 #7 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 #8 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 #9 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 #10 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
Finnmarken
Finnmarken
Ranked #11 of 13 Hurtigruten Ships
100% 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
Vesteralen
Vesteralen
Ranked #12 of 13 Hurtigruten Ships
0% Loved It
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  • 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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73% Loved It

Absolutely not worth the price. Horrible old ship without any standards and I must say worst ferry experience ever anywhere in the world. One could ... Read more
by Psus
Having done this voyage over 40 years ago the changes were enormous. The infrastructure (roads, bridges and tunnels) have changed the passenger ... Read more
by David Bedford
Truly the MOST money grubbing and mercenary organisation I have ever encountered. Combine this with an appalling military attitude to PAYING ... Read more
by Rahere
This was our first cruise and I was aware that some stops would be short, however if time is lost through bad weather or technical problems then ... Read more
by ageing hippy
We had a cabin on the 5th deck, which had a large, unobstructed window. Though there's a walking path all around the 5th deck, no one can see in - we ... Read more
by TippyVonTipsen
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