The average cruise ships holds between 50,000 gallons of fuel to as much as 80,000 gallons of fuel.
So it can cost as much as $80,000.00 to $200,000.00 to fuel a cruise ship which is very expensive.
Some smaller cruise ships such as the Norwegian Spirit ship can cost up to $80,000.00 per day to operate.
Larger cruise ships like the Freedom of the Seas can cost as much as $2 million dollars per day to operate.
Operating a cruise ship is very expensive and the fuel alone is a very high cost.
If you think it costs a lot to fuel your car with gasoline then you would faint if you had to fuel a cruise ship out of your pocket.
You need a lot of money to operate a cruise ship and cruise line.