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The following ships are scheduled to launch cruises or have already launched them.


Azamara

The Azamara Quest began seven-day sailings from Greece on Aug. 28. It was Azamara's first cruises as an independent cruise company.


Vaccines: Required for all passengers.


Carnival Cruise Line

The Carnival Vista launched from Galveston on July 3.

The Carnival Horizon launched from Miami on July 4.

The Carnival Breeze launched from Galveston on July 15.

The Mardi Gras launched from Port Canaveral on July 31.

The Carnival Magic launched from Port Canaveral on Aug. 7.

The Carnival Sunrise launched from Miami on Aug. 14.

The Carnival Panorama launched from Long Beach, Calif., on Aug. 21.

The Carnival Glory will launch from New Orleans on Sept. 5.

The Carnival Pride will launch from Baltimore on Sept. 12.

The Carnival Dream will launch from Galveston on Sept. 19.

The Carnival Conquest will launch from Miami on Oct. 8.

The Carnival Freedom will launch from Miami on Oct. 9.

The Carnival Elation will launch from Port Canaveral on Oct. 11.

The Carnival Sensation will launch from Mobile, Ala., on Oct. 21.


Vaccines: Required for adults; a small number of children can sail with negative Covid test.


Celebrity Cruises

The Celebrity Millennium launched Caribbean cruises from St. Maarten on June 5. It started Alaska cruises from Seattle on July 23.

The Celebrity Apex began Mediterranean cruises from Athens, Greece, on June 19.

The Celebrity Edge launched sailings from Port Everglades on June 26.

The Celebrity Silhouette launched sailings from Southampton, U.K., on July 3.

The Celebrity Summit launched Alaska cruises from Seattle on July 23.

The Celebrity Equinox launched from Port Everglades on July 25.

In the Galapagos, the Celebrity Flora launched July 4, the Celebrity Xpedition on July 24. The Celebrity Xploration will launch Sept. 18.


Vaccines: Required for adults; children under 18 must produce proof of a negative Covid test.


Celestyal Cruises

The Crystal and the Olympia in June started Greek Islands cruises from Piraeus, Greece.


Vaccines: Not required


Crystal Cruises

The Crystal Serenity set sail on Bahamas-only itineraries from Nassau on July 3.

Crystal Expedition Cruises' Crystal Endeavor sailed its maiden cruise on July 17.

The Crystal Symphony started sailing Bermuda cruises from Boston on Aug. 22. It will then sail Bermuda cruises from New York starting Sept. 24.


Vaccines: Required for all passengers.


Disney Cruise Line

The Disney Dream resumed 3- and 4-day Castaway Cay cruises from Port Canaveral on Aug. 9.


Vaccines: Vaccinated guests are exempt from pre-trip and embarkation day testing requirements and travel insurance requirements.


Holland America Line

The Nieuw Amsterdam launched Alaska sailings from Seattle on July 24.

The Eurodam launched cruises from Athens on Aug. 15.

The Zuiderdam will launch with a California coast cruise on Sept. 18.

The Koningsdam will launch with a California coast cruise on Oct. 10.

The new Rotterdam will sail its maiden cruise from Fort Lauderdale on Nov. 3.

The Nieuw Statendam will launch Caribbean cruises from Fort Lauderdale on Nov. 21.


Vaccines: Required for all passengers.


Lindblad Expeditions

The National Geographic Explorer started Iceland sailings on July 7.

The National Geographic Endeavour II launched Galapagos cruises June 4.

The National Geographic Quest and the National Geographic Venture launched Alaska cruises on June 5 and June 6, respectively.

The National Geographic Endurance polar expedition ship sailed its maiden cruise from Iceland on July 22.


Vaccines: Required for adults; children under 16 must produce proof of a negative Covid test.


MSC Cruises

The MSC Meraviglia returned to sailing Caribbean cruises from Miami on Aug. 2.

The MSC Divina will sail Caribbean cruises from Port Canaveral starting Sept. 16.

The new MSC Seashore entered service on Aug. 1, and will reposition to Miami in the late fall, starting Caribbean cruises on Nov. 20.


Vaccines: With the Bahamas requiring all cruise passengers ages 12 and older to be fully vaccinated for Covid-19 for ships to enter a Bahamas port effective Sept. 3, MSC Cruises is requiring passengers to be vaccinated on Florida departures.

Norwegian Cruise Line

The Norwegian Jade launched 7-day cruises from Athens beginning July 25.

The Norwegian Epic will launch from Barcelona Sept. 5

The Norwegian Getaway will sail from Civitavecchia (Rome) Sept. 13.