Disney cancels cruises through February due to pandemic

COVID-19 wreaks havoc on cruise lines

Due to the coronavirus, a Disney cruise ship is docked at Port Canaveral Saturday, April 4, 2020, in Cape Canaveral, Fla. Disney cruises are suspended till further notice. (AP Photo/John Raoux) (John Raoux, Copyright 2020 The Associated Press. All rights reserved)

ORLANDO, Fla. – Disney Cruise Line announced Friday that it has canceled its sailings through February due to the coronavirus pandemic.

“As we continue to refine our protocols for our eventual return to service, we have decided to cancel all departures through February 28, 2021. Sailings are canceled onboard the Disney Magic through February 25; the Disney Wonder and Disney Dream through February 26; and the Disney Fantasy through February 27.

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Guests booked on canceled cruises who have paid their reservation in full will be offered the choice of a cruise credit to be used for a future sailing or a full refund.

Guests who have not paid their reservations in full will automatically receive a refund of what they have paid thus far.

Emails outlining details and what steps to take will be sent soon, the company said.

“Our team at Disney Cruise Line remains focused on the health and well-being of our guests and team members. We are continuing to carefully review the guidance from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and are working toward resuming operations,” the company said in an email.

Anyone with questions can call 866-325-6685.

Norwegian Cruise Line announced Wednesday it is extending all cruise suspensions through Feb. 28, 2021, amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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