Short Cruises From Brisbane

Looking for a holiday that doesn't take too much time?

Need a short break or a quick getaway to refresh?

Perhaps you’ve never been on a cruise before and want to give it a try.

Carnival’s short cruises from Brisbane give you all the benefits of a short holiday, and a chance to create memories that will last a lifetime.

Take our short cruises out of Brisbane for 3, 4, or 5 days, or spend a week away totally relaxing.

Enjoy some stunning destinations and shore excursions, or spend a few days surrounded by the deep blue sea.

That’s the great thing about short cruses from Brisbane. You can do as little, or as much, as you like.

Find out more on our Short Cruises to Brisbane here:

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While you’re onboard, you can enjoy a travel experience jam packaged with entertainment, relaxation, or options to dine your way through your nights at sea.

Short cruises from Brisbane for people of all ages

Whether you’re young at heart and enjoy whizzing down waterslides or you fancy yourself as a culinary expert, we have something for everyone onboard our cruise liners.

Have you ever wanted to swim while enjoying a blockbuster movie? Now’s your chance, as we have a dive in movie theatre.

Need a break from the little ones? Don’t worry, the team at Camp Ocean will entertain them.


Commonly Asked Questions

What is a sampler cruise from Brisbane?

Carnival’s short cruises from Brisbane are the perfect quick getaway, for a few days or up to a week. Spend some time at sea, or take one of our short cruises out of Brisbane to places such as Airlie Beach. Details of our Airlie Beach 4-day cruises from Brisbane include:

How long do short cruises last?

If you’re after a short holiday to recharge the batteries, then our short cruises from Brisbane are perfect. We’ve got a heap of short cruises departing Brisbane, including:

Use our search filter below to find the short cruises out of Brisbane that hit the mark for you and your family. And keep up to date with all the latest travel updates here.


What is the purpose of a short cruise?

You never really need a reason to take a short break, do you? Our short cruises from Brisbane are perfect for a romantic getaway, a weekend escape, a short holiday the family will love, or just a great opportunity to get away from it all and relax. In case you do need an excuse, you should be able to find one among our great quick getaway destinations and more than 45 onboard activities, including:

And don’t forget our short cruises from Sydney to places such as Moreton Island.

How far out of Brisbane would a short cruise take me?

Our quick Getaway Cruises from Brisbane give you two full days at sea, far enough away to feel like you have left all your troubles behind.