Princess Cruises

Air Transportation: Next Port Protection

Princess eZAir® program is an innovative service designed to seamlessly coordinate your air travel with your cruise itinerary. You can now review up-to-the-minute flight schedules, with competitive, real-time airfare pricing and inventory for only those flights that complement your cruise. Plus, you'll find a host of other exciting benefits:

The new Princess eZAir Program offers two distinct pricing options, each with specific features and benefits depending on your travel needs. 

Flexible fares:
Flexible fares are designed for those guests who have less certainty in their travel plans and want the freedom to cancel their flight arrangements easily.  These fares are typically higher than Restricted fares, but include the following added benefits:

Restricted fares:
Our Restricted fares will typically be lower than our Flexible fares, with the following terms:

 Princess eZAir Flexible FaresPrincess eZAir Restricted Fares
Purchase air - days from departureFrom 330 days up to 4 days before departure subject to availabilityFrom 330 days up to 4 days before departure subject to availability
Selection of preferred airline, flights, and travel dateNo chargeNo charge
Confirmation of airline and flight schedulesAt time of bookingAt time of booking
AirfareCompetitive and updated in real-time based on current airline inventoryCompetitive and updated in real-time based on current airline inventory
Changes to Air ReservationNo fee until 45 days prior to departure.  Fees apply within 45 days.Allowed. An airline credit memo will be recorded minus applicable fees.
CancellationNo fee until 45 days prior to departure.  Fees apply within 45 days.Allowed. An airline credit memo will be recorded minus applicable fees.
Payment DueSame date as cruise final payment dateImmediately at time of booking
Flight Disruption CoveragePrincess will route to next port of callPrincess will route to next port of call

When it comes to exploring legendary destinations around the world, you've always chosen Princess Cruises for its service and dedication as The Consummate Host®. Now, let Princess take care of all your travel arrangements, so your peace-of-mind can start before you even step onboard. To learn more, see your travel agent or call 1-800-PRINCESS (1-800-774-6237).

 


Air Transportation: Next Port Protection

Passengers who book air travel through Princess Cruises will be automatically enrolled in the Princess next port protection program. If guests miss or will miss their original port of embarkation due to airline delay or an airline service disruption, such as flight cancelation or flight re-routes, Princess will work with the airlines to find a reasonable alternative to provide flights to the next appropriate* port at no additional air cost to the guest.

Factors taken into account in determining the appropriateness of a port of call include, but are not limited to: