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MSC “Repositioning Cruises” 2020 and 2021 MSC Cruises ships with one-way itineraries (Spring and Fall ship relocation deals) belong to the following categories:

  • MSC Transatlantic cruises – to and from Europe (Mediterranean and UK). These are Spring departures from USA (Florida), Caribbean (Dominican Republic) and South America (Brazil and Argentina). The reverse itineraries are operated in Fall – on MSC ships departing from Europe to South America.
  • MSC Atlantic Coast cruises to and from  South Africa (arriving in or leaving from Cape Town), respectively to and from Italy ports.
  • MSC Suez Canal cruises – from Italy/Mediterranean to Dubai, UAE.

MSC Cruises Repositioning

MSC Reposition Cruises COMMSC relocation cruises deals both as prices and itineraries are a perfect choice for budget-minded travelers. Enjoy low-season discounted cruise travel prices on Transatlantic and European one-way cruises leaving from Holland, Italy, Spain, Portugal. These are the most special and cheap of all packages the “Mediterranean cruise lines” MSC have to offer. This is their global website MSCcruises.com, and we also use the MSC passenger ships itineraries at CruiseMapper.com

MSC Cruises repositioning specials are on longer than usual (up to 20-day) cruise ship vacations. But they all feature most exotic itineraries connecting one popular vacation destination with another. In this survey are also shown one-way MSC cruises between ports in the Mediterranean and Baltic Sea.

MSC Repositioning Cruise Deals Prices

MSC repositioning cruise deals

Not only the MSC offers, but most of the repositioning cruise deals are offered for departures in late Spring and early Fall. These are the best times for transition cruises when ships move to change their Summer sailing regions with either South America, or Western Mediterranean and Canary Islands (both operated during Winter months).

All the MSC Crociere reposition specials listed here are with suggestive prices Per Person (based on double occupancy). Rates al in USD and show what are the lowest MSC prices on their cheapest cabins (usually Inside). Please note that all MSC cruise prices listed below are subject to change.

Repositioning Cruises 2020-2021 MSC ships relocation

Follows the complete list of MSC cruise ships’ one-way relocation itineraries with ports of call (dates of arrival and departure) and prices PP.

MSC Armonia – Florida

  • Starting December 10, 2018, the MSC Armonia ship offers roundtrip departures from homeport Miami Florida.
  • 2020 November 1 – 10-day from Miami to Tampa, visiting Ocho Rios (3), Colon (5), Puerto Limon (6), Roatan (8), Costa Maya (9) – prices from $880 pp.

MSC Bellissima – Asia

  • 2020 September 6 – 4-day from Shanghai to Tianjin, visiting Fukuoka (8) – N/A.
  • 2020 October 14 – 3-day from Qingdao to Tokyo – prices from $240 pp.
  • 2020 October 17 – 9-day from Tokyo to Yokohama, visiting Wakayama (18&19), Hiroshima (20&21), Matsuyama (21), Cheju (23), Yokkaichi (25) – $2000 pp.
  • 2020 November 22 – 4-day from Yokohama to Shanghai, visiting Kobe (23&24) – from $180 pp.

MSC Divina – Transatlantic Florida-Europe

  • 2021 January 9 – 20-day Transatlantic to Miami, plus Ponta Delgada (16&17), Bridgetown (23), Fort de France (24), Philipsburg (25), San Juan (26&27) – from $1400 pp.
  • 2021 January 10 – 19-day Transatlantic from Rome to Miami, visiting Valencia (12), Lisbon (14), Ponta Delgada (16&17), Bridgetown (23), Fort de France (24), Philipsburg (25), San Juan (26&27) – N/A.
  • 2021 January 14 – 15-day Transatlantic from Lisbon to Miami, visiting Ponta Delgada (16&17), Bridgetown (23), Fort de France (24), Philipsburg (25), San Juan (26&27) – N/A.
  • 2021 August 22 – 12-day from Miami FL to New York City, visiting Ocho Rios (24), Willemstad (26), Oranjestad (27), Amber Cove (29), Nassau (31) – prices from $1400 pp.

MSC Europa

  • new ship (2022)
  • So far, the ship has no scheduled repositioning itineraries.

MSC Fantasia – Transatlantic Mediterranean-South America

  • 2020 November 26 – 16-day Transatlantic from Barcelona to Rio De Janeiro, visiting Palma De Mallorca (27), Malaga (28), Cadiz (29), Funchal (Dec 1), Gran Canaria (2), Salvador De Bahia (8), Buzios (10), Ilhabela (11) – prices from $1600 pp; 17-day to Santos (Sao Paulo) – from $850 pp.
  • 2021 March 7 – 21-day Transatlantic from Santos (Sao Paulo) to Trieste, visiting Rio De Janeiro (8), Salvador De Bahia (10), Tenerife (17), Funchal (18), Cadiz (20), Malaga (21), Palma De Mallorca (22&23), Civitavecchia (Rome, 24), Kotor (26), Zadar (27) – N/A.
  • 2021 March 8 – 20-day Transatlantic from Rio De Janeiro to Trieste, visiting Salvador De Bahia (10), Tenerife (17), Funchal (18), Cadiz (20), Malaga (21), Palma De Mallorca (22&23), Civitavecchia (Rome, 24), Kotor (26), Zadar (27) – prices from $1000 pp.
  • 2021 March 10 – 14-day Transatlantic from Salvador De Bahia to Civitavecchia (Rome), visiting Tenerife (17), Funchal (18), Cadiz (20), Malaga (21), Palma De Mallorca (22&23) – N/A; 18-day to Trieste plus Kotor (26), Zadar (27) – N/A.

MSC Grandiosa – Transatlantic

  • 2020 November 11 – 12-day Transatlantic from Barcelona to Salvador De Bahia, visiting Lisbon (13), Arrecife (15), Tenerife (16) – N/A; 14-day to Rio De Janeiro – N/A; 15-day to Santos (Sao Paulo) – $830 pp.
  • 2020 November 13 – 10-day Transatlantic from Lisbon to Salvador De Bahia, visiting Arrecife (15), Tenerife (16) – N/A; 12-day to Rio De Janeiro – N/A; 13-day to Santos (Sao Paulo) – N/A.
  • 2021 March 13 – 14-day Transatlantic from Santos (Sao Paulo) to Barcelona, visiting Rio De Janeiro (14), Salvador De Bahia (16), Arrecife (23), Malaga (25) – $770 pp.
  • 2021 March 14 – 13-day Transatlantic from Rio De Janeiro to Barcelona, visiting Salvador De Bahia (16), Arrecife (23), Malaga (25) – from $1440 pp.

MSC Lirica – Suez Canal

  • 2020 October 30 – 16-day Suez Canal from Venice to Dubai, visiting Katakolon (Olympia, Nov 1), Iraklion (2), Suez Canal (3&4), Aqaba (5), Salalah (10), Muscat (12), Khasab (13) – prices from $920 pp; 18-day to Abu Dhabi – N/A.
  • 2021 April 11 – 19-day Suez Canal from Dubai to Venice, visiting Muscat (13), Salalah (15), Aqaba (20), Suez Canal (21&22), Haifa (23&24), Limassol (25), Rhodes (26), Mykonos (27), Dubrovnik (29) – N/A.

MSC Magnifica

  • So far, the ship has no scheduled repositioning itineraries and sails in the Mediterranean.

MSC Meraviglia – Transatlantic

  • 2020 September 5 – 17-day Transatlantic from Kiel to New York City, visiting Copenhagen (6), Southampton (8), Belfast (10), Reykjavik (12&13), Sydney (18), Halifax (19) – N/A.
  • 2020 September 8 – 14-day Transatlantic from Southampton to New York City, visiting Belfast (10), Reykjavik (12&13), Sydney (18), Halifax (19) – from $1120 pp.
  • 2020 October 22 – 12-day from New York City to Miami, visiting Philipsburg (26), Fort de France (27), St Georges (28), Willemstad (29), Oranjestad (30), Ocean Cay (Nov 2) – N/A.

MSC Musica – Suez Canal

  • 2020 October 25 – 26-day Suez Canal from Venice to Durban, visiting Split (26), Iraklion (28), Rhodes (29), Suez Canal (30&31), Aqaba (Nov 1), Eilat (2), Mahe (10&11), Port Louis (14&15), Saint-Denis (16) – prices from $1980 pp.
  • 2021 April 21 – 25-day Suez Canal from Durban to Venice, visiting Saint-Denis (25), Port Louis (26&27), Mahe (30), Aqaba (May 9), Suez Canal (10&11), Katakolon (Olympia, 13),  Kotor (14), Split (15) – from $3180 pp.

MSC Opera – Suez Canal

  • 2020 November 8 – 29-day Suez Canal from Venice to Durban, visiting Split (9), Piraeus (Athens, 11), Santorini (12), Iraklion (13), Rhodes (14), Limassol (15), Suez Canal (16&17), Aqaba (18), Eilat (19), Mahe (27&28), Port Louis (Dec 1&2), Saint-Denis (3) – prices from $3380 pp; 33-day to Cape Town plus Port Elizabeth (9) – N/A.
  • 2021 March 9 – 24-day Suez Canal from Durban to Venice, visiting Saint-Denis (13), Port Louis (14), Mahe (17&18), Aqaba (26), Suez Canal (27&28), Piraeus (Athens, 30), Split (Apr 1) – N/A.

MSC Orchestra – Transatlantic Europe-South America

  • 2020 November 29 – 21-day Transatlantic from Venice to Buenos Aires, visiting Messina (Dec 1), Palma De Mallorca (3), Malaga (4), Cadiz (5), Casablanca (6), Mindelo (10), Recife (14), Salvador De Bahia (15), Rio De Janeiro (17) – prices from $950 pp.
  • 2021 April 4 – 20-day Transatlantic from Buenos Aires to Venice, visiting Rio De Janeiro (7), Salvador De Bahia (9), Recife (10), Tenerife (16), Cadiz (18), Malaga (19), La Valletta (21), Dubrovnik (23) – from $1820 pp.

MSC Poesia – World Cruise segments

  • 2020 September 9 – 12-day from Copenhagen to Genoa, visiting Warnemunde (10), Goteborg (11), Rotterdam (Amsterdam, 13), Southampton (14), La Coruna (16), Lisbon (17), Gibraltar (18), Barcelona (20) – $960 pp.
  • 2021 January 5 – 118-day World Cruise round-trip from Genoa, visiting Marseille (6), Barcelona (7), Funchal (10), Bridgetown (16), St Georges (17), Willemstad (19), Santa Marta (20), Cartagena (21), Puerto Limon (23), Panama Canal (24), Puntarenas (26), Corinto (27), Puerto Quetzal (28), Puerto Vallarta (31), Cabo San Lucas (Feb 1), San Diego (3), San Francisco (5&6), Kahului (Maui, 11), Honolulu (Oahu, 12), Apia (18), Suva (20), Auckland (23), Sydney (26&27), Brisbane (Mar 1), Cairns (3), Alotau (5), Kiriwina Island (6), Rabaul (7), Manila (12&13), Keelung (15), Ishigaki (16), Naha (17), Kobe (19&20), Shimizu (21), Tokyo (22&23), Nagasaki (25), Busan (26), Shanghai (28&29), Hong Kong (Apr 1), Shenzhen (2), Da Nang (4), Nha Trang (5), Singapore (7), Klang (Kuala Lumpur, 8), Penang (9), Colombo (13), Dubai (17&18), Khasab (19), Muscat (20), Aqaba (26), Suez Canal (27&28), Iraklion (30), Civitavecchia (Rome, May 2) – prices from $26160 pp.
  • 2021 February 26 – 66-day from Sydney to Genoa, visiting Brisbane (Mar 1), Cairns (3), Alotau (5), Kiriwina Island (6), Rabaul (7), Manila (12&13), Keelung (15), Ishigaki (16), Naha (17), Kobe (19&20), Shimizu (21), Tokyo (22&23), Nagasaki (25), Busan (26), Shanghai (28&29), Hong Kong (Apr 1), Shenzhen (2), Da Nang (4), Nha Trang (5), Singapore (7), Klang (Kuala Lumpur, 8), Penang (9), Colombo (13), Dubai (17&18), Khasab (19), Muscat (20), Aqaba (26), Suez Canal (27&28), Iraklion (30), Civitavecchia (Rome, May 2) – N/A; 68-day to Barcelona, plus Marseille (4) – N/A.
  • 2021 March 22 – 44-day from Tokyo to Barcelona, visiting Nagasaki (25), Busan (26), Shanghai (28&29), Hong Kong (Apr 1), Shenzhen (2), Da Nang (4), Nha Trang (5), Singapore (7), Klang (Kuala Lumpur, 8), Penang (9), Colombo (13), Dubai (17&18), Khasab (19), Muscat (20), Aqaba (26), Suez Canal (27&28), Iraklion (30), Civitavecchia (Rome, May 2), Genoa (3), Marseille (4) – N/A.
  • 2021 May 3 – 12-day from Genoa to Warnemunde, visiting Marseille (4), Barcelona (5), Lisbon (7), Porto (8), Ferrol (9), Southampton (11), Goteborg (13), Copenhagen (14) – N/A.
  • 2021 September 25 – 15-day from Copenhagen to Genoa, visiting Fredericia (26), Warnemunde (27), Zeebrugge (Bruges, 29), Ferrol (Oct 1), Porto (Oct 2), Lisbon (3&4), Cadiz (5), Malaga (6), Alicante (7), Palma De Mallorca (8), Barcelona (9) – prices from $830 pp.

MSC Preziosa – Transatlantic Europe-South America/Brazil

  • 2020 October 25 – 16-day Transatlantic from Hamburg to Salvador De Bahia, visiting Le Havre (Paris, 27), Southampton (28), La Coruna (30), Lisbon (31), Funchal (Nov 2), Arrecife (3), Tenerife (4) – N/A; 20-day to Rio De Janeiro, plus Ilheus (11), Buzios (13) – from $1060 pp; 21-day to Santos (Sao Paulo) – prices from $2200 pp.
  • 2020 October 27 – 19-day Transatlantic from Le Havre (Paris) to Santos (Sao Paulo), visiting Southampton (28), La Coruna (30), Lisbon (31), Funchal (Nov 2), Arrecife (3), Tenerife (4), Salvador De Bahia (10), Ilheus (11), Buzios (13), Rio De Janeiro (14) – N/A.
  • 2020 October 28 – 13-day Transatlantic from Southampton to Salvador De Bahia, visiting La Coruna (30), Lisbon (31), Funchal (Nov 2), Arrecife (3), Tenerife (4) – N/A; 17-day to Rio De Janeiro, plus Ilheus (11), Buzios (13) – N/A; 18-day to Santos (Sao Paulo) – N/A.
  • 2021 March 27 – 17-day Transatlantic from Santos (Sao Paulo) to Lisbon, visiting Rio De Janeiro (28), Buzios (29), Ilheus (31), Salvador De Bahia (Apr 1), Funchal (8) – prices from $1480 pp; 18-day to Le Havre (Paris) plus Vigo (11), Southampton (13) – from $1900 pp; 22-day to Hamburg plus Zeebrugge (Bruges, 15),  Rotterdam (Amsterdam, 16&17) – $1020 pp.
  • 2021 March 28 – 16-day Transatlantic from Rio De Janeiro to Southampton, visiting Buzios (29), Ilheus (31), Salvador De Bahia (Apr 1), Funchal (8), Lisbon (10), Vigo (11) – N/A; 17-day to Le Havre (Paris) – N/A; 19-day to Rotterdam (Amsterdam) plus Zeebrugge (Bruges, 15) – N/A.
  • 2021 April 13 – 5-day from Southampton to Hamburg, visiting Le Havre (Paris, 14), Zeebrugge (Bruges, 15), Rotterdam (Amsterdam, 16$17) – prices from $540 pp.
  • 2021 September 12 – 10-day from Hamburg to Barcelona, visiting Southampton (14), Le Havre (Paris, 15), Vigo (17), Lisbon (18), Cartagena (20), Valencia (21) – from $560 pp; 11-day to Genoa – from $610 pp; 12-day to Marseille – from $670 pp.

MSC Seashore

  • new ship (2021)
  • So far, the ship has no scheduled repositioning itineraries and sails in the Mediterranean.

MSC Seaside – Transatlantic

  • 2021 March 27 – 19-day Transatlantic from Miami to Barcelona, visiting Ocean Cay (28), Philipsburg (31), St Johns (Apr 1), Ponta Delgada (7&8), Lisbon (10&11), Cadiz (12), Malaga (13) – prices from $2640 pp; 20-day to Marseille – $1390 pp; 21-day to Genoa – $2900 pp.

MSC Seaview – Suez Canal

  • 2020 November 17 – 18-day Suez Canal from Civitavecchia (Rome) to Dubai, visiting La Valletta (19), Piraeus (Athens, 21), Rhodes (22), Suez Canal (23&24), Aqaba (25), Salalah (30), Doha (3) – N/A.
  • 2021 March 13 – 16-day Suez Canal from Dubai to Civitavecchia (Rome), visiting Abu Dhabi (15), Salalah (18), Aqaba (23), Suez Canal (24&25), Iraklion (27) – from $950 pp; 17-day to Genoa – $1330 pp.

MSC Sinfonia – South America, Transatlantic

  • 2020 November 19 – 15-day Transatlantic from Barcelona to Itajai, Brazil, visiting Casablanca (21), Tenerife (23), Salvador De Bahia (30), Rio De Janeiro (Dec 2), Santos (Sao Paulo, 3) – from $720 pp.
  • 2021 March 20 – 21-day Transatlantic from Itajai, Brazil to Venice, visiting Santos (Sao Paulo, 21), Rio De Janeiro (22), Salvador De Bahia (24), Tenerife (31), Cadiz (Apr 2), Barcelona (4), Ajaccio (5), Civitavecchia (Rome, 6), Messina (7), Corfu (8), Dubrovnik (9) – prices from $2000 pp.
  • 2021 March 21 – 20-day Transatlantic from Santos to Venice, visiting Rio De Janeiro (22), Salvador De Bahia (24), Tenerife (31), Cadiz (Apr 2), Barcelona (4), Ajaccio (5), Civitavecchia (Rome, 6), Messina (7), Corfu (8), Dubrovnik (9) – N/A.
  • 2021 March 22 – 19-day Transatlantic from Rio De Janeiro to Venice, visiting Salvador De Bahia (24), Tenerife (31), Cadiz (Apr 2), Barcelona (4), Ajaccio (5), Civitavecchia (Rome, 6), Messina (7), Corfu (8), Dubrovnik (9) – prices from $910 pp.

MSC Splendida – Transatlantic

  • 2020 September 17 – 6-day from Kiel to Lisbon, visiting Copenhagen (18), Southampton (20), Vigo (22) – N/A; 7-day to Malaga – $660 pp; 9-day to Barcelona – N/A; 10-day to Marseille – N/A; 11-day to Genoa – N/A.
  • 2020 November 12 – 16-day Transatlantic from Genoa to Fort de France, visiting Marseille (13), Barcelona (14), Cadiz (16), Tenerife (18), Bridgetown (24), Castries (25), Basseterre (26), Philipsburg (27) – N/A; 17-day to Pointe A Pitre – from $960 pp.
  • 2020 November 13 – 15-day Transatlantic from Marseille to Fort de France, visiting Barcelona (14), Cadiz (16), Tenerife (18), Bridgetown (24), Castries (25), Basseterre (26), Philipsburg (27) – from $1700 pp; 16-day to Pointe A Pitre – from $990 pp.
  • 2020 November 14 – 14-day Transatlantic from Barcelona to Fort de France, visiting Cadiz (16), Tenerife (18), Bridgetown (24), Castries (25), Basseterre (26), Philipsburg (27) – from $1580 pp; 15-day to Pointe A Pitre – from $1700 pp.
  • 2021 April 11 – 16-day Transatlantic from Pointe A Pitre to Le Havre (Paris), visiting Bridgetown (12), St Johns (13), Philipsburg (14), Tenerife (20), Funchal (21), Lisbon (23), Vigo (24), Southampton (26) – prices from $950 pp.
  • 2021 September 23 – 11-day from Kiel to Genoa, visiting Copenhagen (24), Southampton (26), Vigo (28), Lisbon (29), Malaga (30), Barcelona (Oct 2), Marseille (3) – prices from $1220 pp.

MSC Virtuosa – Europe

  • new ship (2020)
  • So far, the ship has no scheduled repositioning itineraries and sails in the Mediterranean.
  • 2021 April 29 – 9-day from Barcelona to Kiel, visiting Cadiz (May 1), Lisbon (2), Vigo (3), Southampton (5) – N/A; 10-day to Copenhagen – N/A.
  • 2021 September 11 – 11-day from Kiel to Genoa, visiting Copenhagen (12), Southampton (14), Ferrol (16), Lisbon (18), Barcelona (20), Marseille (21) – prices from $1340 pp.

Enjoy your exotic, excitingly long, and most-cheap special MSC repositioning cruises, and best luck with the prices and availability!