Last Minute Cruises

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Enjoy some of our hottest fares on upcoming departures

When you think about it, last-minute cruises are perfect if you want to take off at a moment’s notice, or give your family a holiday everyone will remember forever.

With last minute cruises at Carnival, planning is easy. You don’t have to worry about booking accommodation in different places, stress about car hire or transport, or fuss about where to go to eat every day.

When you book last-minute cruise deals it’s all taken care of in one easy transaction – one cruise fare. And that’s just the start of the stress-free holiday when you grab a bargain and book last-minute cruises with Carnival.


Commonly Asked Questions

How to find last minute cruises?

There’s no real secret to finding last minute cruises, other than being prepared to go when the cruise deals are available. To find a cruise that suits, start with where you want to sail from:

Once you’ve done that, work out your duration. At Carnival, we have three or four-day last minute cruises throughout Australia, or 8, 9 or more than 10 to other amazing destinations.

Do cruises get cheaper last minute?

There’s no golden rule when it comes to finding the best deals on last minute cruises, but there are a couple of things to think about.


How to get deals on last minute cruises?

When you book a last minute cruise, don’t think for a second that cheap last minute cruises mean you don’t get the benefits or enjoy the on-board activities everyone else does when they choose Carnival. You’ll talk about this holiday for a long time, thanks to the 45 activities onboard including:

How do last minute cruises work?

Booking your last minute cruises online also means choosing from the big range of destinations our Sydney and Brisbane ships sail for, including:


Can you save money on last minute cruises?

Last-minute cruises always mean maximum savings when you book with Carnival online.


Terms & Conditions
*Fares are cruise only, per person in AUD, in complete quad cabin or twin cabin as specified, based on lead categories at publication date, inclusive of all discounts, charges and taxes (which are subject to change). A 1.5% surcharge will apply to all payments made by credit card for direct bookings made via our call centre and website. Valid for new bookings only and not combinable with any other offer. Booking terms for Pack ‘n’ Go differ from terms that apply to our standard fares and are more restrictive. Please enquire about our standard fares if these restrictions do not suit you. To book standard fares please contact your travel agent or phone 13 31 94. #Pack ‘n’ Go: full payment must be made at the time of booking. 25% of fare will be refunded for cancellations up to 15 days prior to sailing; no refund will be issued for cancellations within 14 days of sailing. Fares are not transferable. Cabins are not assigned at time of booking but will be allocated at Carnival Cruise Lines' discretion within 30 days of sailing. Some balcony cabins have obstructed views. A limited number of cabins have been set aside at these special fares, offer ends once cabins are sold. Fares are subject to availability. Passengers are otherwise bound by Carnival Cruise Line Booking and Passage conditions.