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Trollfjord
Trollfjord
Ranked #1 of 12 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 12 Hurtigruten Ships
81% 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
Midnatsol
Midnatsol
Ranked #3 of 12 Hurtigruten Ships
78% 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
Nordnorge
Nordnorge
Ranked #4 of 12 Hurtigruten Ships
70% 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
Nordlys
Nordlys
Ranked #5 of 12 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 #6 of 12 Hurtigruten Ships
67% 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
Kong Harald
Kong Harald
Ranked #7 of 12 Hurtigruten Ships
67% 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
Lofoten
Lofoten
Ranked #8 of 12 Hurtigruten Ships
50% 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
Nordkapp
Nordkapp
Ranked #9 of 12 Hurtigruten Ships
45% 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
Polarlys
Polarlys
Ranked #10 of 12 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 12 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 12 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
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Hurtigruten Member Reviews

74% Loved It

We just got back from a cruise. We would not recommend it to anyone.

The food is ok. There is plenty of it but even with full board you ... Read more

by Karenjeanshepherd

When I first booked this 'expedition ship/coastal ferry' I was concerned that the experience would not be good. But I was wrong. The Trollfjord ... Read more

by pdmaley

First off, be clear about it: there is no cheap way to go to the Antarctic. We chose the Hurtigruten Fram because we had cruised with them before ... Read more

by hawklady

This was a first time "cruise" for us, so have no experience of other boats and cruises.

We were travelling with the hope of seeing the ... Read more

by iantjones

This year, instead of hunting out Winter Sun for our New Year's break, we decided to go to the other extreme and look for snow, ice and Northern ... Read more

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