Refund* and Cancellation Policy for COVID-19

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For all cruises:

The following information applies to all sailings. Except as specifically stated below, or as otherwise provided in the Cruise Ticket Contract for your cruise, the standard cancellation policies and penalties described in the Cruise Ticket Contract apply. The below policies are effective November 17, 2022 for voyage dates on or after November 17, 2022 on a prospective basis for all cruises:


Cruise Cancelled by Norwegian

  • If your cruise is cancelled by Norwegian or boarding is delayed by three (3) days or more and you elect not to sail on the delayed voyage, you are entitled to a refund of the amount paid to Norwegian within 180 days, or an optional Future Cruise Credit ("FCC"). This policy also applies if you already cancelled the same cruise within 60 days prior to the scheduled sailing date.


Cruise Cancelled by Guest

  • If you, your family members or travelling companions assigned to the same stateroom cancel a cruise booking due to testing positive for COVID-19 within 14 days of embarkation, you and they are entitled to an FCC for the amount paid to Norwegian. To qualify for the FCC, if your COVID-19 test was administered by a provider other than one retained by Norwegian, you must present your verified positive test result in a form acceptable to Norwegian.


Denial of Embarkation or Reboarding; Quarantine and/or Disembarkation

  • If you, your family members, travelling companions or other close contacts are denied embarkation or reboarding, or are quarantined or disembarked during the voyage, due to a positive COVID-19 test or being suspected of having COVID-19, you and they are entitled to a Future Cruise Credit (“FCC”) for the amount paid to Norwegian in the event of denial at embarkation, or the unused portion of your fare in all other cases
  • Guests who are denied embarkation or reboarding for failure to comply with Norwegian Cruise Line's COVID-19 Policies and Procedures shall not be entitled to a refund or compensation of any kind. Please refer to the Cruise Ticket Contract issued for your cruise for complete details.

Sixthman Chartered Cruise

  • Sixthman chartered cruise policies may differ.   Please refer to for additional details.

*All refund requests must be made within 90 days of the date you cancelled your voyage or the schedule embarkation date, whichever is earlier, or you may only be entitled to a Future Cruise Credit for the amount specified. To apply for a refund please go to Case Submission Form