MS Richard With proudly carries the name of Hurtigruten's founder.

When Captain Richard With established the Norwegian Coastal Express back in 1893 it had an enormous impact on life along the Norwegian coast. Beautiful art by the famous Harr family adds atmosphere to the interior. The panorama lounges treat you to unforgettable views of the surrounding scenery.

Special features: 

  • Sun deck
  • Large panorama and observation lounges with great views
  • Restaurant
  • Separate a la carte restaurant
  • Café
  • Bar
  • Shop
  • Fitness room
  • Conference facilities

Ship Information

Year built 1993 Shipyard Volkswerft (D)
Passenger capacity 623 Beds 458
Car capacity 12    
Decks and cabins
Deck 2
ship's scheme 93
Deck 3
ship's scheme 94
Deck 5
ship's scheme 92
Deck 6
ship's scheme 95
Deck 7
ship's scheme 96

Expedition Suites

Choose from our wide range of comfortable suites. They are graded Q, M, MG, and MX and have one or two rooms that include a seating area with TV, a kettle and a small tray with coffee/tea. They have a shower/wc and most have a double bed.



Arctic Superior

Our Arctic Superior cabins grades QJ, P and U all have private facilities and double beds, one of which can be turned into a sofa. All cabins are equipped with TV, a kettle and a small tray with coffee/tea.



Polar Inside

Our cozy Polar Inside cabins in category I mostly have separate beds, while some category I have upper and lower berths. Please note that cabins on deck 5 and 6 might have limited views due to passengers standing or walking on the deck outside the cabin window.



Polar Outside

Cabin grades O, N, L and J have separate beds, where one can be turned into a sofa. Cabin grade A have upper and lower berths. Grade L have portholes and grade J have limited/no view.