Hurtigruten

MS Polarlys

Like her sister ships dedicated to sailing Norway’s coast, MS Polarlys features an Arctic inspired interior and boasts outdoor observation decks and hot tubs to take in the view. Polarlys is Norwegian for ‘polar light’, referring to the natural phenomenon that you may be lucky enough to sight on winter departures. Sailing year round, there is always something incredible to experience aboard MS Polarlys.
SHIP TYPE
Small Cruise Ship
PASSENGERS
619
CREW
64
LAUNCHED
1996
REFURBISHED
2016

MS Polarlys Cruises View all Choose from 293 holidays cruising on board the MS Polarlys

15 Days Stockholm to Bergen

Operator: Hurtigruten

From 8,265
Save 86

17 Days Oslo to Helsinki

Operator: Hurtigruten

From 9,885
Save 106

16 Days Oslo to Bergen

Operator: Hurtigruten

From 4,242
Save 75

16 Days Oslo to Bergen

Operator: Hurtigruten

From 5,008
Save 103

Life on Board MS Polarlys What can you expect when cruising on board MS Polarlys

MS Polarlys
MS Polarlys

Perfectly suited to cruising Norway's coastline with serene spaces to take in the views and an Arctic inspired interior. Read more

Hurtigruten Guide Team
Hurtigruten Guide Team

A dedicated team delivers edutainment such as lectures and highlights points of interest to enrich your journey. Read more

Relaxed Atmosphere
Relaxed Atmosphere

Kick back and enjoy the informal atmosphere on board for a famously relaxed cruise experience with Hurtigruten. Read more

Norway's Coastal Kitchen
Norway's Coastal Kitchen

Every day fresh produce is sourced from local suppliers along the coast and featured on the menus served up on board. Read more

Live the Local Life
Live the Local Life

Follow the traditional route on a working vessel to gain a unique insight into the daily life and coastal culture of Norway. Read more

A Front Row Seat
A Front Row Seat

Outdoor hot tubs. Observation decks. Expansive windows. The best seat in the house is yours to enjoy nature's show. Read more

Deck Plans

L3
Polar Outside (Up to 3 Passengers)
L2
Polar Outside
Deck 2
I2
Polar Inside
O2D
Polar Outside
L2D
Polar Outside
SD
Polar Outside
N2D
Polar Outside
N3
Polar Outside (Up to 3 Passengers)
Deck 3
Deck 4
K3
Polar Inside (Up to 3 Passengers)
P2D
Arctic Superior
J2D
Polar Outside
J3
Polar Outside (Up to 3 Passengers)
O2
Polar Outside
O3
Polar Outside (Up to 3 Passengers)
Q2
Mini Suite
Q4
Mini Suite (Up to 4 Passengers)
Deck 5
K3
Polar Inside (Up to 3 Passengers)
U2D
Arctic Superior
J2D
Polar Outside
J3
Polar Outside (Up to 3 Passengers)
O3
Polar Outside (Up to 3 Passengers)
Q4
Mini Suite (Up to 4 Passengers)
Q2
Mini Suite
M4
Suite
Deck 6
Deck 7

Cabins

Inside

Polar Inside

8-11 sqm. These comfortable, standard inside cabins for up to two people on the lower deck have bathrooms with shower/WC, and separate beds, one of which converts into a sofa.

Inside

Polar Inside (Up to 3 Passengers)

8-9 sqm. These superior inside cabins for up to three people on the upper deck are newly refurbished and have bathrooms with shower/WC. The cabins have TV and separate beds, one of which converts into a sofa. The third bed is an upper berth

Oceanview

Polar Outside (Up to 3 Passengers)

8-12 sqm. These comfortable, outside cabins for up to three people have bathrooms with shower/WC, and bunk beds, one of which converts into a sofa.

Oceanview

Polar Outside

8-12 sqm. These standard outside cabins for up to two people have separate beds, one of which converts into a sofa, and bathroom with shower/WC.

Oceanview

Arctic Superior

10–13 sqm. Relaxation and comfort are the hallmarks of the Arctic superior cabins. Situated on both the upper and middle decks, the cabins all have bathrooms with shower and WC. They are also equipped with tea and coffee-making facilities and TV. Most have double beds, and some have bunk beds.

Suite

Mini Suite (Up to 4 Passengers)

16-19 sqm. These comfortable suites for up to four people on the upper deck have double beds, and most have sofa groups as well. The suites also have a TV, internet access, and great view.

Suite

Mini Suite

16-19 sqm. These comfortable suites for up to two people on the upper deck have double beds, and most have sofa groups as well. The suites also have a TV, internet access, and great view.

Suite

Suite

28-30 sqm. These elegant suites on the upper deck have one or two rooms and a seating area. The suites also have a TV and internet access, and a great view.

MS Polarlys Cruise Schedule All 293 cruise sailings by departure date on board MS Polarlys

Starts Days Name Itinerary From
Monday
26 Feb 2024
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 4,798
Friday
08 Mar 2024
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 5,525
Tuesday
19 Mar 2024
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 5,525
Saturday
23 Mar 2024
8 Arctic Wonders - Bergen To Kirkenes - Inc. Snowhotel Bergen to Kirkenes 3,893
Saturday
30 Mar 2024
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 4,937
Wednesday
10 Apr 2024
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 5,186
Sunday
21 Apr 2024
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 5,189
Thursday
02 May 2024
16 Complete Norway - Fjords And Midnight Sun Oslo to Bergen 5,425
Monday
13 May 2024
16 Complete Norway - Fjords And Midnight Sun Oslo to Bergen 5,776
Friday
24 May 2024
16 Complete Norway - Fjords And Midnight Sun Oslo to Bergen 6,199
Tuesday
04 Jun 2024
16 Complete Norway - Fjords And Midnight Sun Oslo to Bergen 7,258
Saturday
15 Jun 2024
16 Complete Norway - Fjords And Midnight Sun Oslo to Bergen 8,234
Tuesday
18 Jun 2024
15 Follow The Midnight Sun - Norway, Sweden And Finland Stockholm to Bergen 8,494
Wednesday
26 Jun 2024
16 Complete Norway - Fjords And Midnight Sun Oslo to Bergen 6,340
Sunday
07 Jul 2024
16 Complete Norway - Fjords And Midnight Sun Oslo to Bergen 6,908
Wednesday
10 Jul 2024
15 Follow The Midnight Sun - Norway, Sweden And Finland Stockholm to Bergen 8,530
Thursday
18 Jul 2024
16 Complete Norway - Fjords And Midnight Sun Oslo to Bergen 5,741
Monday
29 Jul 2024
16 Complete Norway - Fjords And Midnight Sun Oslo to Bergen 5,652
Friday
09 Aug 2024
16 Complete Norway - Fjords And Midnight Sun Oslo to Bergen 5,600
Tuesday
20 Aug 2024
16 Complete Norway - Fjords And Midnight Sun Oslo to Bergen 5,546
Saturday
31 Aug 2024
16 Complete Norway - Fjords And Midnight Sun Oslo to Bergen 5,595
Wednesday
11 Sep 2024
16 Complete Norway - Fjords And Midnight Sun Oslo to Bergen 6,256
Sunday
22 Sep 2024
16 Complete Norway - Fjords And Midnight Sun Oslo to Bergen 5,105
Thursday
03 Oct 2024
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 5,583
Monday
14 Oct 2024
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 5,154
Friday
25 Oct 2024
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 5,378
Tuesday
05 Nov 2024
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 5,641
Saturday
16 Nov 2024
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 4,842
Wednesday
27 Nov 2024
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 4,633
Sunday
08 Dec 2024
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 4,354
Sunday
08 Dec 2024
17 Follow The Lights (Northbound) Oslo to Helsinki 10,315
Thursday
19 Dec 2024
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 6,136
Monday
30 Dec 2024
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 4,887
Monday
30 Dec 2024
17 Follow The Lights (Northbound) Oslo to Helsinki 9,985
Friday
03 Jan 2025
8 Arctic Wonders - Bergen To Kirkenes - Inc. Snowhotel Bergen to Kirkenes 2,900
Friday
10 Jan 2025
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 5,013
Tuesday
21 Jan 2025
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 5,558
Tuesday
21 Jan 2025
17 Follow The Lights (Northbound) Oslo to Helsinki 9,986
Saturday
25 Jan 2025
8 Arctic Wonders - Bergen To Kirkenes - Inc. Snowhotel Bergen to Kirkenes 3,417
Saturday
01 Feb 2025
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 5,763
Wednesday
05 Feb 2025
8 Arctic Wonders - Bergen To Kirkenes - Inc. Snowhotel Bergen to Kirkenes 3,495
Wednesday
12 Feb 2025
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 6,041
Sunday
16 Feb 2025
8 Arctic Wonders - Bergen To Kirkenes - Inc. Snowhotel Bergen to Kirkenes 3,749
Sunday
23 Feb 2025
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 5,759
Thursday
27 Feb 2025
8 Arctic Wonders - Bergen To Kirkenes - Inc. Snowhotel Bergen to Kirkenes 3,557
Thursday
06 Mar 2025
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 5,141
Monday
17 Mar 2025
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 5,337
Monday
17 Mar 2025
17 Follow The Lights (Northbound) Oslo to Helsinki 10,167
Friday
21 Mar 2025
8 Arctic Wonders - Bergen To Kirkenes - Inc. Snowhotel Bergen to Kirkenes 3,206
Friday
28 Mar 2025
16 Complete Norway - Arctic Winter & Northern Lights Oslo to Bergen 5,501
Cruise Content
Cabin images are sourced from Hurtigruten. These should be treated as indicative only. Cabin inclusions, upholsteries and room layout may differ to the image(s) shown depending on sailing dates.