Hurtigruten Expeditions returns to Antarctica with two ships – both departing from Chile and redeploying MS Fridtjof Nansen to Hamburg for Q1

Last changed: Wednesday, September 29, 2021 2:10 PM

Hurtigruten Expeditions, returns to Antarctica with the battery-hybrid powered MS Roald Amundsen, and MS Fram from November and December, departing from Punta Arenas, Chile. The third ship planned for Antarctica, the newly-named battery-hybrid powered MS Fridtjof Nansen, will be redeployed, offering expedition cruises to the coast of Norway from Hamburg, Germany. MS Fridtjof Nansen will complement the refurbished battery-hybrid powered MS Otto Sverdrup, as most of its sailings are sold out for the first quarter of 2022 due to strong demand.

  • MS Roald Amundsen scheduled to sail her first Antarctica expedition cruise out of Punta Arenas on November 25.
  • MS Fram, originally scheduled to depart from Ushuaia, Argentina, scheduled to kick off her 2021/22 Antarctica season from Punta Arenas, on December 14.
  • MS Fridtjof Nansen, initially scheduled for Antarctica 2021/22, scheduled to have her first departure from Hamburg in January 2022.

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