Short Cruises from Melbourne

Keen to relax and unwind with a quick holiday break? Pack your bags and sail off into the sunset with a P&O Short Break cruise from Melbourne. Our 3, 4, and 5 night cruises from Melbourne are the perfect quick escape or weekend getaway for anyone needing a little time off and a lot of relaxation.

Whether you’re travelling in a group, couple, or with the whole family, our short cruises from Melbourne have something for everyone. Celebrate your anniversary, birthday, or other special occasion with a 4 night cruise to Kangaroo Island, have the laugh of a lifetime on a comedy cruise, or simply kick back and relax on a 3 night cruise. No matter which short cruise you choose, you’ll be relaxed from the minute you leave port to the second you return.

Enjoy a full-sized holiday in half the time

True to their name, P&O short cruises out of Melbourne are short and sweet. Choose from 3, 4, and 5 night cruises throughout the year and prepare to unwind like never before. Over just a few nights you’ll get to enjoy a holiday that has it all: Stunning sights at sea, incredible onboard facilities, and a jam-packed social calendar - all for an amazing all-inclusive fare.

You’ll cruise out of Melbourne full of anticipation for what’s to come and return feeling satisfied, rested, and more relaxed than ever.

Get a taste of the P&O Cruise experience

Our short cruises from Melbourne are a great opportunity to test the waters of cruise holidays before committing to a longer trip. No matter how much time you spend out on the big blue, you’ll get full access to everything our ships have to offer, from award-winning restaurants to health clubs, top-class entertainment, and themed parties. The best part? At the end of a night of laughter, live music, and delicious food, all you’ll have to worry about is finding your way back to your room.

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Fun for the whole family

Travelling with kids? P&O short cruises have something for everyone, even the youngest members of the family. Kids of all ages will love the range of fun activities in our Kids’ Clubs, while parents will love having access to specially trained babysitters on demand. Between adventure parks, sports, and Talent Shows that let your little star shine, Short Breaks are the perfect family cruise.

Find a Short Cruise from Melbourne

Our Melbourne Cruise Port

P&O short cruises from Melbourne depart from Station Pier at Waterfront Place. Melbourne Cruise Port is easily accessible via public transport, and is just a short tram or free SkyBus shuttle ride from Southern Cross Station. Prefer to travel at your own speed? No worries - simply jump in a taxi from anywhere in the city and sit back for a short 20 minute car trip.

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