Q. Can I cancel or change my booking?

Change booking:

Please see Can I transfer my booking?


Cancel Booking:

Yes, you may cancel your booking at any time. If you have booked with a Travel Agent you must call them to discuss changes and cancellations. please visit our booking conditions page on our website.

If you have made your booking directly with P&O Cruises please call our Customer Contact Centre on 0345 355 5111 (calls charged at local rate). Please note that this is for direct bookings only, and any booking that has been made through a travel agent you will be asked to contact them to discuss any changes or cancellations.

As per our Booking Conditions, P&O Cruises shall be entitled to levy a cancellation charge as a percentage of the price paid in accordance with the following scales.

P&O Select Fare and Early Saver:

Period before departure within which notice of cancellation is received by P&O Cruises Cancellation Charges (% of price)
From date of booking until 91 days before departure Loss of Deposit
90 to 57 days 50%
56 to 42 days 60%
41 to 16 days 75%
15 to 6 days 90%
Less than 6 days before departure or failure to embark. For fly cruises, departure day is the date of the flight departure. 100%


Late Saver:

Period before departure within which notice of cancellation is received by P&O Cruises Cancellation Charges (% of price)
From the date of booking until departure, including failure to embark. 100%

You may wish to transfer your booking to another cruise, please see  Can I transfer my booking? for details. 



Any amendment or cancellation made more than 61 days prior to departure will incur a charge of £20 per person.

Changes made within 61 days of departure will incur both a £20 charge per person and the full cost of the amended ticket.

Should you incur cancellation charges, you may be able to claim these back from your travel insurance company depending on your circumstances and your level of cover. Please check with your insurer for full details. You should always ensure that you have adequate travel insurance when you have made your booking so that you are covered for such eventualities. 

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