Welcome Aboard the MS Roald Amundsen


The very first of our revolutionary hybrid-powered expedition vessels with battery packs that store electric power. This ship has more efficient engines, lower fuel usage, reduced C02 emissions, and the ability to sail almost silently. Welcome to the future of sustainable expedition cruising. We’ve designed every element of our new ships to enhance your journey and create a warm and informal atmosphere. Join us in premium onboard surroundings as we explore some of the most beautiful places on Earth.


  • Three restaurants
  • Science Center with advanced microscopes
  • All cabins and suites enjoy outside views
  • Sauna with a panoramic outside view
  • Wellness Center with massage and spa treatments
  • Expedition Team
  • Outdoor infinity pool and two hot tubs
  • Indoor and outdoor gyms with on-deck running track
  • Explorer Lounge and Bar
  • Indoor and outdoor Observation decks
  • On board shop
  • Expedition launch/Tender pit
  • Lecture hall and group room
  • 50% of all cabins are suites with a private balcony

Technical Specs


Year built 2019
Ship yard Kleven Verft (N)
Flag Norway
Ice class PC-6
Speed 15 knots


Length 459 ft
Beam 77 ft
Gross tonnage 20,889 t
Draught 17 ft


Main engine type Bergen B33:45
Number of engines 4
Output 3600 kW (each)
Stabilizers 1 pair fin type


Bow thrusters 2

Hybrid system

Battery storage 2 x 627 kWh
Discharge 2 x 1750 kW

Cabins & Amenities

                                                                          Facilities onboard

Decks and cabins

All the suites and cabins feature fine Scandinavian materials and provide premium comfort for a great night’s sleep after a day of exploration. All cabins and suites are outside for excellent views. See cabin details on Notes.

Science Center

This is the core of the onboard experience. The Science Center is packed with state of the art technology and high tech gadgets such as touch screens and science equipment. This is where guests and staff/crew meet, mingle and create a deeper understanding for the areas you explore. The flexible venue features lecture spaces, a small library, and special areas for workshops in photography, biology, and more. This is also where you’ll find Hurtigruten’s hand picked Expedition Team.


Serving fresh, honest and delicious cuisine inspired by our Scandinavian heritage

Restaurant Aune

Our chefs create breakfast buffets with freshly-baked bread and pastries in our main dining room. At lunch and dinner, you will enjoy a variety of buffets and three to five-course menus.

Restaurant Fredheim

With an eclectic mix of dishes from all over the world, the open kitchen cooks up comfort food to satisfy any craving, be it cheeseburgers, chicken kebabs, New York style hot dogs or steamed dumplings.

Restaurant Lindstrøm

Dining at Lindstrøm is included for Suite guests, and is optional for all other guests. At Lindstrøm, you can savour tender reindeer sirloin, flavorful Norwegian salmon, rich Finnish caviar and much more in elegant surroundings.

                                                                            Exquisite Bars

The social hub with a great selection of refreshments

Explorer Lounge & Bar

The Explorer Lounge features a wide selection of beverages, from nonalcoholic drinks to specialty Norwegian Aquavit, beer, wine, liquors and hot drinks served in comfortable and welcoming surroundings

Pool bar

Unwind after an exciting day of exploration in our casual pool side bar – the friendly staff will create your refreshments just the way you like them.Wellness & Recreation

A Hurtigruten expedition cruise features superb onboard facilities designed to help you stay active and indulge in luxurious spa treatments as you explore

Indoor and outdoor gym with running track

In the ships training room, we provide high quality training equipment from brands like Technogym. You can find:

  • Rowing machine
  • Spinning bicycle
  • Treadmill
  • Free weights from 4 to 28 kg
  • Kettlebells from 4-28 kg
  • Rib wall
  • Training Elastics
  • Pilates ball
  • Training mats
  • 150 m outdoor running track

Pool, Hot Tubs & Sauna

On deck 10, you will find a complete pool area and a sauna:

  • Infinity pool
  • 2 hot tubs
  • Deck chairs
  • Sauna

Wellness Center

In the Wellness Center, you will find professional highly trained therapists who offer spa treatments such as:

  • Aroma therapy massages
  • Face treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure


Each cabin category has multiple configurations as subcategories. Let us know which cabin category you are interested in and we can check specific availability. See details below:

Upcoming Trips on the MS Roald Amundsen

2024-25 Antarctica

Cruise Only
Nov 7, 2024 – Nov 21, 2024 (14 days)
$9,865.00 – $14,657.00
Adventure Options
Cruise Only
Mar 1, 2025 – Mar 11, 2025 (10 days)
$9,296.00 – $13,796.00
Adventure Options
Cruise Only
Mar 11, 2025 – Mar 21, 2025 (10 days)
$14,295.00 – $20,416.00
Adventure Options

Book now for early bird discounts on the 2024-25 season

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