Hurtigruten

MS Spitsbergen

MS Spitsbergen undertakes Norwegian coastal voyages from September to May and becomes part of Hurtigruten’s fleet sailing exciting expedition voyages the rest of the year. This versatile ship is one of the smaller vessels in the fleet, however, does not compromise on comfort. Guests will enjoy a characteristic Scandinavian design, modern public areas and cabins, and ample space to enjoy the views.
SHIP TYPE
Expedition Cruise Ship
PASSENGERS
335
CREW
65
LAUNCHED
2009
REFURBISHED
2016

MS Spitsbergen Cruises View all Choose from 36 holidays cruising on board the MS Spitsbergen

13 Days Dakar to Dakar

Operator: Hurtigruten

From 7,935

11 Days Gran Canaria to Gran Canaria

Operator: Hurtigruten

From 4,934

11 Days Gran Canaria to Gran Canaria

Operator: Hurtigruten

From 4,934

15 Days Oslo to Bergen

Operator: Hurtigruten

From 10,475

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

MS Spitsbergen
MS Spitsbergen

Intimately scaled and perfectly designed to take the scenic route; enjoy open viewing spaces and Scandinavian touches. Read more

Knowledgeable Guides
Knowledgeable Guides

Destinations come to life with a Guide Team on classic coastal voyages and an Expedition Team on expedition sailings. Read more

Comfortable Cabins
Comfortable Cabins

From cosy inside cabins to luxurious suites, the perfect home away from home awaits for every cruiser. Read more

Delicious Dining
Delicious Dining

Enjoy a delightful menu crafted from fresh ingredients and locally sourced produce served up in the main restaurant. Read more

Relaxed Atmosphere
Relaxed Atmosphere

Enjoy Hurtigruten's famously relaxed atmosphere and cruise comfortably day and night, with no need to change for dinner. Read more

Wellness at Sea
Wellness at Sea

Make use of the wellness and recreation facilities on board, including a gym, sauna, and outdoor hot tubs. Read more

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Deck Plans

Deck 3
I2D
Polar Inside
K4D
Polar Inside (Up to 4 Passengers)
A2
Polar Outside
O2D
Polar Outside
O3
Polar Outside (Up to 3 Passengers)
Q2
Mini Suite
Q4
Mini Suite (Up to 4 Passengers)
Q3
Mini Suite (Up to 3 Passengers)
Deck 4
Deck 5
K2D
Polar Inside
K4D
Polar Inside (Up to 4 Passengers)
QJ
Arctic Superior
YA
Arctic Superior
U2D
Arctic Superior
AJ
Polar Outside
J3
Polar Outside (Up to 3 Passengers)
MG
Grand Suite
MX
Owners Suite
Deck 6
K2D
Polar Inside
P2D
Arctic Superior
U2D
Arctic Superior
J2D
Polar Outside
Deck 7
Deck 8

Cabins

Inside

Polar Inside

9-20 sqm. Inside cabin with double bed and TV for up to two people. Cabin include bathroom with shower/WC.

Inside

Polar Inside (Up to 4 Passengers)

15-20 sqm. Spacious inside cabin for four travellers, with one double bed and TV. Equipped with separate beds where one doubles as a sofa or upper and lower berths

Oceanview

Arctic Superior

11-18 sqm. Situated on both the upper and middle decks, the cabins all have double beds, bathrooms with shower and WC. They are also equipped with tea and coffee-making facilities.

Oceanview

Polar Outside

9-13 sqm. These outside cabins for up to two people have bathrooms with shower/WC, upper and lower berths, and a limited view.

Oceanview

Polar Outside (Up to 3 Passengers)

11-14 sqm. These comfortable outside cabins for up to three people have separate beds and bathrooms with shower/WC. The cabins have limited or no view.

Suite

Grand Suite

28-29 sqm. These exclusive suites on the upper deck have one large room, double bed, a seating area, TV, kettle, tea/coffee, stereo, bathrooms with shower/WC, complimentary internet access, minibar and private balcony.

Suite

Mini Suite

16-23 sqm. Mini suites for up to two people on lower deck have double bed, TV, window, and bathroom with shower/WC.

Suite

Mini Suite (Up to 3 Passengers)

16-23 sqm. This mini suite for up to three people on lower deck have a double bed with an extra sofabed, window, TV, and bathroom with shower/WC.

Suite

Mini Suite (Up to 4 Passengers)

16-23 sqm. This mini suite for up to four people on lower deck have a double bed, one sofabed and one single bed, TV, window, and bathroom with shower/WC.

Suite

Owners Suite

32-33 sqm. These exclusive suites on the upper deck have a double bed, a separated seating area, TV, kettle, tea/coffee, stereo, minibar, bathrooms with shower/WC, and a spacious private balcony.

MS Spitsbergen Cruise Schedule All 36 cruise sailings by departure date on board MS Spitsbergen

Starts Days Name Itinerary From
Monday
11 Apr 2022
13 The Scottish Isles – Whisky And Wildlife From The Hebrides To The Shetlands Bergen to Glasgow
8,143
Saturday
23 Apr 2022
11 The Scottish Isles – Island Hopping In The Hebrides Glasgow to Glasgow
9,239
Friday
13 May 2022
13 The Scottish Isles – Whisky And Wildlife From The Hebrides To The Shetlands (Northbound) Glasgow to Bergen
13,793
Monday
06 Jun 2022
10 Circumnavigating Spitsbergen - In The Realm Of The Polar Bear Oslo to Oslo
11,873
Tuesday
14 Jun 2022
10 Circumnavigating Spitsbergen - In The Realm Of The Polar Bear Oslo to Oslo
11,576
Wednesday
22 Jun 2022
10 Circumnavigating Spitsbergen - In The Realm Of The Polar Bear Oslo to Oslo
11,187
Thursday
30 Jun 2022
10 Circumnavigating Spitsbergen - In The Realm Of The Polar Bear Oslo to Oslo
12,009
Saturday
16 Jul 2022
12 Circumnavigating Svalbard - The Ultimate Expedition Oslo to Oslo
16,361
Tuesday
26 Jul 2022
12 Circumnavigating Svalbard - The Ultimate Expedition Oslo to Oslo
13,493
Friday
05 Aug 2022
12 Circumnavigating Svalbard - The Ultimate Expedition Oslo to Oslo
12,513
Monday
15 Aug 2022
12 Circumnavigating Svalbard - The Ultimate Expedition Oslo to Oslo
13,403
Thursday
25 Aug 2022
12 Circumnavigating Svalbard - The Ultimate Expedition Oslo to Oslo
14,628
Sunday
04 Sep 2022
12 Circumnavigating Svalbard - The Ultimate Expedition Oslo to Oslo
13,650
Wednesday
14 Sep 2022
10 Circumnavigating Spitsbergen - In The Realm Of The Polar Bear Oslo to Oslo
8,694
Thursday
22 Sep 2022
15 Spitsbergen, Iceland, Faroe Islands – Island Hopping In And Around The Arctic (Southbound) Oslo to Bergen
10,475
Thursday
06 Oct 2022
17 Expedition Cruise To The White Sea – Norway And Russia Adventure Bergen to Tromso
10,171
Saturday
22 Oct 2022
11 Late Autumn Expedition Cruise From Tromsø To Hamburg Tromso to Hamburg
4,934
Saturday
22 Oct 2022
13 Late Autumn Expedition Cruise From Tromsø To Amsterdam Tromso to Amsterdam
5,535
Saturday
22 Oct 2022
23 Tromsø To Lisbon Grand Expedition Cruise: Norway & Europe’s Atlantic Coast In The Autumn Tromso to Lisbon
8,984
Tuesday
01 Nov 2022
13 Hamburg To Lisbon: Expedition Cruise Along Europe’s Historic Atlantic Coast Hamburg to Lisbon
4,485
Thursday
03 Nov 2022
11 Amsterdam To Lisbon Expedition Cruise: A European Tapestry Of History And Culture Amsterdam to Lisbon
3,883
Sunday
13 Nov 2022
15 Wonders Of Madeira And The Canary Islands - From Lisbon To Dakar Lisbon to Dakar
5,384
Sunday
27 Nov 2022
13 West African Archipelago Expedition: Cape Verde & Bissagos Island Cruise Dakar to Dakar
7,035
Friday
09 Dec 2022
13 West African Archipelago Expedition: Cape Verde & Bissagos Island Cruise Dakar to Dakar
7,035
Wednesday
21 Dec 2022
13 Christmas Expedition Cruise To Cape Verde & The Bissagos Islands Dakar to Dakar
7,935
Monday
02 Jan 2023
13 West African Archipelago Expedition: Cape Verde & Bissagos Island Cruise Dakar to Dakar
7,035
Saturday
14 Jan 2023
13 West African Archipelago Expedition: Cape Verde & Bissagos Island Cruise Dakar to Dakar
7,035
Saturday
14 Jan 2023
17 West African Islands To The Canaries – Volcanoes & Wildlife Expedition Cruise Dakar to Gran Canaria
7,485
Monday
30 Jan 2023
11 The Wonders Of Madeira And The Canary Islands Gran Canaria to Gran Canaria
4,934
Thursday
09 Feb 2023
11 The Wonders Of Madeira And The Canary Islands Gran Canaria to Gran Canaria
4,934
Sunday
19 Feb 2023
11 The Wonders Of Madeira And The Canary Islands – Carnival Of Santa Cruz De Tenerife Gran Canaria to Gran Canaria
4,934
Wednesday
01 Mar 2023
11 From Gran Canaria To Lisbon - Islands Of The Atlantic Expedition Cruise Gran Canaria to Lisbon
4,634
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.

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