From the green forests to the silver skyscrapers, discover what makes the Emerald City so worthy of its name on a cruise from Seattle. Explore Pike Place Market and drink coffee at the original Starbucks before or after sailing to Alaska. Whether on a short cruise or one-week itinerary, discover unique cultures, cuisines and adventures on a cruise from Seattle with Princess®.
2023 Alaska Cruises
Glaciers, wildlife and mountains await you on a cruise from Seattle to Alaska. Our roundtrip voyages bring you up close to untouched landmarks, including Glacier Bay National Park or Endicott Arm & Dawes Glacier. Fish for salmon in Ketchikan, meet sled dogs in Juneau and pan for gold in Skagway. Experience it all with Princess, the #1 cruise line in Alaska.
What to Know About Cruises from Seattle
Seattle at a Glance
- Language: English
- Currency: U.S. Dollar (USD)
- Time Zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
- Docking: Your cruise from Seattle docks at Pier 91 - Smith Cove Cruise Terminal.
- Attire: We suggest dressing in layers as temperatures fluctuate throughout the year and even throughout the day. This includes a light shirt, sweater and jacket.
- Transportation: While taxis are available throughout the city, you can also get around by bus, streetcar or light rail depending on your location.
Things to Do in Seattle
On a cruise from Seattle, relive history at Pioneer Square, the city’s oldest neighborhood dating back to 1852. Ascend the Space Needle, where you can enjoy panoramic views of the city from the 520-foot high skydeck. Learn how commercial jets are assembled at Boeing’s Future of Flight Aviation Center. Or sample crab cakes, chowder and cheese at Pike Place Market, or shop the artisan handicrafts and curio markets within.
Ships that Cruise from Seattle
On a cruise from Seattle, make ever-lasting memories aboard Crown Princess® with international fare in our specialty restaurants as well as hot music and cool cocktails at the Skywalkers Nightclub.
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When you cruise from Seattle aboard Discovery Princess®, anything is possible. Sit back, relax and indulge amidst breathtaking terrains with MedallionClass®-enabled amenities at your disposal.
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On a cruise out of Seattle, you can also enjoy best-in-class service and expert-crafted activities on board Majestic Princess®.
Travel, Airfare, & Hotels: Let Princess Get You There
We Get You Where You Need to Go
Let Princess pick you up from the airport and take you directly to your ship or hotel when you arrive, even if you didn't book your airfare through us. A uniformed Princess representative meets you at the airport after you've retrieved your luggage and transports you directly to your ship or hotel without you having to worry about the logistics of navigating a new city.
Stay Longer and Relax
Extend your cruise vacation, and simplify your travel plans with a hotel stay at the beginning or end of your cruise in Seattle. With a Cruise Plus Hotel Package, a Princess representative meets you at the airport and pier, transporting you to and from your hotel. The package includes the cost of your hotel stay, transportation, luggage handling and the services of the representative.