Day: March 31, 2020

Cunard Announces Pause to Voyages Until May 15, 2020

VALENCIA, Calif., March 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — As the COVID-19 circumstance continues to evolve, Cunard has manufactured the choice to just take the preventative evaluate of extending the suspension of all voyages an extra thirty day period from April eleven up to and like May perhaps fifteen, 2020.

Cunard will continue on to monitor governing administration tips and travel constraints in ports of contact close to the earth, and this might imply there are further improvements to the timing of when each of the ships returns to service.

“The impression of COVID-19 is impacting particular routines and companies as properly as placing considerable travel constraints close to the earth,” Simon Palethorpe, President, Cunard reported. “Anyone in the Cunard crew is conscious of the need to assist the administration and containment of COVID-19 globally. This includes protecting the wellness and safety of our guests and crew. It is for that reason suitable we lengthen the pause in functions.”

“It is as well quickly to know accurately how this circumstance will evolve,” he additional. “But I do know that we, the Cunard crew, will dedicate all our methods, vitality and expertise to weather conditions this storm and come out much better than ever for our guests. We have been sailing for 180 several years and we seem ahead to many additional. We will get by way of these difficult occasions with each other and seem ahead to welcoming our guests back on board once again quickly, when the time is suitable.”

For all guests impacted by this short term suspension, Cunard will provide a a hundred twenty five% Future Cruise Credit rating. This Future Cruise Credit rating will be utilized mechanically to their visitor account for use on a long run Cunard voyage. This can be redeemed from any new scheduling, on any voyage sailing prior to the conclusion of March 2022, delivering the scheduling is manufactured by the conclusion of December 2021.

Complete particulars on voyage cancellations and Cunard’s current cancellation procedures can be discovered on

Cunard is the operator of luxury cruise ships Queen Mary 2®, Queen Victoria® and Queen Elizabeth®. Renowned for impeccable White Star Provider, gourmand eating and earth-class leisure, all a few Queens offer luxury accommodations in Britannia, Britannia Club, Princess Grill Suite and Queens Grill Suite staterooms. Cunard is the only line to offer on a regular basis scheduled Transatlantic service amongst New York and London, and it continues to rejoice the freedom of travel on exciting World Voyage and Grand Voyage itineraries that go to Europe, North America, South America, Africa, Asia and Australia.

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