Transatlantic cruises

Experience an ocean journey unlike any other. A chance to escape the real world and indulge in life’s greatest pleasures. Where every day is yours alone and the world’s most iconic city awaits you on arrival. Welcome to the Transatlantic Crossing with Cunard.

Featured Transatlantic cruises from Southampton

Westbound Transatlantic Crossing, 7 nights, 14 Dec 2024

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Southampton To New York, 7 nights, 28 Apr 2024

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Westbound Transatlantic Crossing, 6 nights, 9 Jun 2024

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Westbound Transatlantic Crossing, 6 nights, 23 Jun 2024

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Roundtrip Transatlantic Crossing, 14 nights, 21 Jul 2024

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Westbound Transatlantic Crossing, 7 nights, 16 Aug 2024

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Westbound Transatlantic Crossing To Fort Lauderdale, 12 nights, 9 Jan 2025

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Westbound Transatlantic Crossing, 8 nights, 27 Apr 2025

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Roundtrip Transatlantic Crossing, 15 nights, 27 Apr 2025

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Your home from home at sea

Life on board a Cunard Transatlantic Crossing is all about freedom. Every day presents myriad choices but how much, or how little, you do is entirely up to you. Visit the planetarium, join a yoga class, dance the night away, or simply bury yourself in a good book. It's your time, and you'll always be free to spend it however you please.

Our guide to a transatlantic crossing

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Transatlantic cruise packing guide

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Queen Mary 2 accommodation

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Queen Mary 2 dining

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Transatlantic cruises in 2024 and 2025

Eastbound Transatlantic Crossing, 7 nights, 23 Aug 2024

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Eastbound Transatlantic Crossing, 7 nights, 5 May 2024

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Eastbound Transatlantic Crossing, 9 nights, 5 May 2024

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Eastbound Transatlantic Crossing, 7 nights, 25 Oct 2024

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Eastbound Transatlantic Crossing , 7 nights, 23 May 2024

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Eastbound Transatlantic Crossing, 8 nights, 6 Jul 2024

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Westbound Transatlantic Crossing To Fort Lauderdale, 17 nights, 4 Jan 2025

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Eastbound Transatlantic Crossing From Fort Lauderdale, 14 nights, 14 Mar 2025

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Roundtrip Transatlantic Crossing, 18 nights, 13 Jun 2025

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Be inspired

Browse our articles to find out more about the world's most iconic ship, making the most of your time on board, and the origins of the Transatlantic Crossing.

10 things to know about Queen Mary 2

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The pleasures of a Cunard cruise

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The history of the transatlantic cruise

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Westbound, eastbound, or both?

Westbound transatlantic cruises from Southampton

Your transatlantic adventure starts the second you set foot inside Queen Mary 2. Enjoy the freedom to explore your on board world, and be carried away in the spirit of celebration, as you toast your departure from Southampton and the beginning of your week-long voyage to New York.

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Eastbound transatlantic cruises from New York

Sailing from New York to Southampton takes you Eastbound across the Atlantic, passing beneath the Verrazano Bridge and alongside the Statue of Liberty. It’s an iconic image to behold, one that will stay with you long after the ocean replaces the view of Manhattan’s skyscrapers on the horizon.

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Transatlantic round trip cruises

Completing both legs of your Transatlantic Crossing by ship means never having to wait at an airport or compromise on the amount of luggage you bring. Savour the unadulterated pleasure of two relaxing weeks at sea, with the freedom to do as you wish and nowhere to be but on board.

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The world's only ocean liner

Queen Mary 2 is one of a kind. Engineering marvel, work of art, and luxurious home from home: she's all of these and more. Stronger, smoother and swifter than a cruise ship, she was designed with a single purpose: to cross the Atlantic in unparalleled comfort and style. To step on board is to journey into another world, where everything revolves around you.

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