Cruise Schedules



During the 2012/13 cruising season, a total of 84 cruise ships visited the Port of Tauranga. Every year the Port sees cruise ships from Australia, the Pacific Islands, North America and Europe, pass through the Tauranga harbour.

Port of Tauranga is situated close to the heartland of New Zealand's North Island tourism industry, with the scenic wonders of Rotorua, Taupo and the Waikato, all being major drawcards for international tourists.

International visitors can experience New Zealand's Maori culture and see the most scenic parts of the country within a short journey from the Port. The Tauranga area offers visitors a huge range of unique attractions and activities.

If you would like to know more about Tauranga and the Bay of Plenty region, please visit Tourism Bay of Plenty www.bayofplentynz.com/

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On occasion, the arrival and departure times below can change on the day. Click here to see the current shipping schedule.

Vessel Name Agent LOA
(m)
Tonnage
(tons)
Arrival Date Estimated
Time of
Arrival
(ETA)
Estimated
Time of
Departure
(ETD)
Diamond Princess ISS MCKAY 290 115,875 07 October 2015 09:15 21:30
Sun Princess ISS MCKAY 262 77,441 16 October 2015 06:15 18:00
Costa Luminosa ISS MCKAY 294 92,720 01 November 2015 07:15 19:00
Dawn Princess ISS MCKAY 262 77,441 06 November 2015 09:15 21:30
Noordam ISS MCKAY 286 82,897 07 November 2015 06:15 18:00
Noordam ISS MCKAY 286 82,897 09 November 2015 07:15 18:00
Celebrity Solstice ISS MCKAY 317 121,878 12 November 2015 05:33 18:33
Celebrity Solstice ISS MCKAY 317 121,878 16 November 2015 05:36 18:36
Golden Princess ISS MCKAY 290 108,865 17 November 2015 07:30 18:00
Dawn Princess ISS MCKAY 262 77,441 19 November 2015 07:15 19:30
Golden Princess ISS MCKAY 290 108,865 30 November 2015 05:45 18:00
Noordam ISS MCKAY 286 82,897 30 November 2015 10:17 20:17
Dawn Princess ISS MCKAY 262 77,441 02 December 2015 06:45 19:00
Pacific Pearl ISS MCKAY 246 63,524 04 December 2015 10:45 21:30
Explorer Of The Seas ISS MCKAY 312 137,308 07 December 2015 06:30 17:00
Sea Princess ISS MCKAY 261 77,499 09 December 2015 07:15 18:00
Golden Princess ISS MCKAY 290 108,865 13 December 2015 04:45 17:00
Celebrity Solstice ISS MCKAY 317 121,878 14 December 2015 05:53 18:53
Diamond Princess ISS MCKAY 290 115,875 16 December 2015 06:15 18:00
Celebrity Solstice ISS MCKAY 317 121,878 18 December 2015 05:58 18:58
Le Soleal ISS MCKAY 143 10,992 24 December 2015 08:15 23:59
Voyager of the Seas ISS MCKAY 312 137,276 24 December 2015 08:15 19:00
Golden Princess ISS MCKAY 290 108,865 26 December 2015 04:00 16:00
Noordam ISS MCKAY 286 82,897 27 December 2015 10:00 21:45
Explorer Of The Seas ISS MCKAY 312 137,308 28 December 2015 05:45 17:45
Diamond Princess ISS MCKAY 290 115,875 29 December 2015 06:15 18:00
Sea Princess ISS MCKAY 261 77,499 03 January 2016 08:00 20:00
Carnival Legend ISS MCKAY 293 85,942 04 January 2016 05:03 16:00
Caledonian Sky ISS MCKAY 91 4,200 09 January 2016 07:30 23:00
Dawn Princess ISS MCKAY 262 77,441 11 January 2016 04:30 21:00
Explorer Of The Seas ISS MCKAY 312 137,308 12 January 2016 10:00 21:45
Voyager of the Seas ISS MCKAY 312 137,276 13 January 2016 06:00 16:30
Diamond Princess ISS MCKAY 290 115,875 15 January 2016 06:00 18:00
Celebrity Solstice ISS MCKAY 317 121,878 17 January 2016 05:03 18:03
Golden Princess ISS MCKAY 290 108,865 18 January 2016 08:45 20:30
Celebrity Solstice ISS MCKAY 317 121,878 21 January 2016 05:24 18:24
Le Soleal ISS MCKAY 143 10,992 21 January 2016 07:15 18:00
Le Soleal ISS MCKAY 143 10,992 23 January 2016 07:15 18:00
Explorer Of The Seas ISS MCKAY 312 137,308 23 January 2016 07:45 19:30
Noordam ISS MCKAY 286 82,897 24 January 2016 08:45 20:30
Diamond Princess ISS MCKAY 290 115,875 27 January 2016 06:15 18:00
Seabourn Odyssey ISS MCKAY 199 32,346 28 January 2016 07:15 18:00
Silver Discoverer ISS MCKAY 103 5,218 29 January 2016 07:15 23:30
Azamara Quest ISS MCKAY 181 30,277 29 January 2016 17:30 18:00
Legend of the Seas N/A 264 69,490 30 January 2016 07:15 18:30
Golden Princess ISS MCKAY 290 108,865 31 January 2016 07:00 19:00
Azamara Quest ISS MCKAY 181 30,277 02 February 2016 09:30 19:00
Explorer Of The Seas ISS MCKAY 312 137,308 06 February 2016 06:30 18:00
Silver Whisper ISS MCKAY 186 28,258 07 February 2016 13:03 19:03
Le Soleal ISS MCKAY 143 10,992 08 February 2016 07:15 18:00
Diamond Princess ISS MCKAY 290 115,875 08 February 2016 07:45 19:30
Sea Princess ISS MCKAY 261 77,499 10 February 2016 04:45 16:30
Celebrity Solstice ISS MCKAY 317 121,878 12 February 2016 05:57 18:57
Noordam ISS MCKAY 286 82,897 12 February 2016 06:15 18:00
Noordam ISS MCKAY 286 82,897 14 February 2016 07:15 18:30
Celebrity Solstice ISS MCKAY 317 121,878 16 February 2016 03:30 20:30
Golden Princess ISS MCKAY 290 108,865 16 February 2016 08:15 20:30
Carnival Spirit ISS MCKAY 293 85,920 18 February 2016 10:00 17:30
Europa N/A 199 28,437 19 February 2016 18:15 18:00
Arcadia ISS MCKAY 286 84,342 25 February 2016 05:30 22:15
Diamond Princess ISS MCKAY 290 115,875 29 February 2016 06:15 18:30
Golden Princess ISS MCKAY 290 108,865 29 February 2016 06:15 18:30
Explorer Of The Seas ISS MCKAY 312 137,308 01 March 2016 08:30 19:15
Albatros ISS MCKAY 206 28,518 02 March 2016 15:03 20:33
Diamond Princess ISS MCKAY 290 115,875 03 March 2016 08:15 20:30
Marina ISS MCKAY 240 66,084 07 March 2016 07:15 18:00
Marina ISS MCKAY 240 66,084 10 March 2016 06:54 18:54
Noordam ISS MCKAY 286 82,897 11 March 2016 08:03 17:15
Explorer Of The Seas ISS MCKAY 312 137,308 12 March 2016 06:00 17:00
Noordam ISS MCKAY 286 82,897 13 March 2016 05:45 18:00
Spirit of New Zealan SONZ 45 55 16 March 2016 06:30 09:30
Spirit of New Zealan SONZ 45 55 16 March 2016 12:00 13:30
Spirit of New Zealan SONZ 45 55 16 March 2016 16:00 12:00
Golden Princess ISS MCKAY 290 108,865 27 March 2016 07:03 18:03
Spirit of Enderby HERITAGE EXPEDITIONS 72 1,764 27 March 2016 07:30 16:00
Noordam ISS MCKAY 286 82,897 03 April 2016 09:15 20:45
Spirit of Enderby HERITAGE EXPEDITIONS 72 1,764 06 April 2016 07:30 16:00
Explorer Of The Seas ISS MCKAY 312 137,308 08 April 2016 08:00 20:00
Dawn Princess ISS MCKAY 262 77,441 15 April 2016 07:45 19:30
Explorer Of The Seas ISS MCKAY 312 137,308 18 April 2016 09:03 21:45
Insignia ISS MCKAY 181 30,277 18 May 2016 06:45 18:00
Sun Princess ISS MCKAY 262 77,441 12 October 2016 06:00 16:00
Radiance Of The Seas ISS MCKAY 293 90,090 22 October 2016 08:03 18:03
Sea Princess ISS MCKAY 261 77,499 31 October 2016 07:03 18:03
Noordam ISS MCKAY 286 82,897 07 November 2016 09:00 18:00
Noordam ISS MCKAY 286 82,897 09 November 2016 08:00 17:00
Pacific Eden ISS MCKAY 219 55,819 19 November 2016 07:15 17:15
Pacific Pearl ISS MCKAY 246 63,524 19 November 2016 07:15 18:00
Celebrity Solstice ISS MCKAY 317 121,878 21 November 2016 07:15 18:03
Emerald Princess ISS MCKAY 289 113,561 23 November 2016 08:45 21:00
Pacific Dawn ISS MCKAY 246 70,285 24 November 2016 05:30 16:30
Maasdam ISS MCKAY 219 55,575 30 November 2016 07:15 20:03

Note: All ETAs and ETDs are advised but can be subject to change.