Eight cruise lines offer cruises out of San Francisco. They span the range from affordable to high luxury.
Crystal Cruises: award-winning luxury cruise line offers coastal cruises, cruises to Hawaii, and through the Panama Canal from San Francisco.
Cunard Line: traditional luxury with British style. It has a cruise to Australia or China.
Holland America Line: premium luxury cruises. Cruise through the Panama Canal.
Norwegian Cruise Line: affordable casual "freestyle" ships. Offering cruises to Alaska and through the Panama Canal.
Oceania: mid-size luxury ships. They make cruises to Alaska and through the Panama Canal to New York.
P&O Cruises: the leading British cruise line offers a cruise from San Francisco to England.
Princess Cruises: three ships that sail out of this port. They make round-trip cruises to Hawaii, Mexico, and Alaska. They also have one-way cruises to Australia and through the Panama Canal.
Regent Seven Seas: all-inclusive luxury line has an Alaska cruise and a Panama Canal cruise to New York. They have all-suite ships.
Carnival Cruise Line: the fun ships don't sail out of San Francisco anymore.
Celebrity Cruises: chic modern style cruise line offers nothing from SF this year.
Explore all the options for cruises from California. There are a wealth of opportunities to sail out of the state's ports.