Journal is indexed in following databases:

2022 Journal Impact Factor - 0.6
2022 CiteScore - 1.7




ISSN 2083-6473
ISSN 2083-6481 (electronic version)




Associate Editor
Prof. Tomasz Neumann

Published by
TransNav, Faculty of Navigation
Gdynia Maritime University
3, John Paul II Avenue
81-345 Gdynia, POLAND
Influence of Cruise Ship Size on Length of Stay in Port
ABSTRACT: How long the cruise ship is staying in port? Does that value change during the year? Is the period linked to the number of passengers and the size of the ship? What influences overall period of the stay in port? These questions are just a sample of questions appeared before the research team which tried to establish rules of the Cruise ships seasonal pattern on the East Coast of the Adriatic Sea several questions appeared. Answers to cited questions are presented in this article, obtained by analysing the behaviour of cruise vessels in three biggest ports on the East Coast of the Adriatic Sea during the period of two years.
Caballé, J., Lohrum, A., Valls, S.: 2018 Statistics Cruise Activities in MedCruise Ports • MedCruise,, last accessed 2021/03/21.
Cavaleri, L., Bertotti, L., Tescaro, N.: The modelled wind climatology of the Adriatic Sea. Theoretical and Applied Climatology. 56, 3, 231–254 (1997). - doi:10.1007/BF00866430
Dević, T.: Analysis of cyclone tracks over southern Europe and their effects on weather in the Adriatic region. University of Split (2020).
Dubrovnik Port Authority: Tariff schedule of port services and charges of Dubrovnik port authority, Dubrovnik, Croatia,, last accessed 2021/03/17.
Esteve-Perez, J., Garcia-Sanchez, A.: Characteristics and consequences of the cruise traffic seasonality on ports: the Spanish Mediterranean case. null. 44, 3, 358–372 (2017). - doi:10.1080/03088839.2017.1295326
Fernández-Morales, A., Cisneros-Martínez, J.D.: Seasonal Concentration Decomposition of Cruise Tourism Demand in Southern Europe. Journal of Travel Research. 58, 8, 1389–1407 (2018). - doi:10.1177/0047287518802094
Kotor Port Authority: Tariff of port charges and other services, Kotor, Montenegro,, last accessed 2021/03/17.
Merico, E., Dinoi, A., Contini, D.: Development of an integrated modelling-measurement system for near-real-time estimates of harbour activity impact to atmospheric pollution in coastal cities. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment. 73, 108–119 (2019). - doi:10.1016/j.trd.2019.06.009
Perdiguero, J., Sanz, A.: Cruise activity and pollution: The case of Barcelona. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment. 78, 102181 (2020). - doi:10.1016/j.trd.2019.11.010
Split Port Authority: Tariffs of port dues port authority Split, Split, Croatia,, last accessed 2021/03/15.
Citation note:
Juric Z., Bratić K., Dobrota D., Štolfa I.: Influence of Cruise Ship Size on Length of Stay in Port. TransNav, the International Journal on Marine Navigation and Safety of Sea Transportation, Vol. 15, No. 2, doi:10.12716/1001.15.02.21, pp. 423-426, 2021
Authors in other databases:
Zdeslav Juric: Scholar iconYeWlsgEAAAAJ
Karlo Bratić:
Dorde Dobrota :
Ivan Štolfa:

Other publications of authors:

File downloaded 226 times

Important: cookie usage
The website uses certain cookies. A cookie is a text-only string of information that the TransNav.EU website transfers to the cookie file of the browser on your computer. Cookies allow the website to perform properly and remember your browsing history. Cookies also help a website to arrange content to match your preferred interests more quickly. Cookies alone cannot be used to identify you.
Akceptuję pliki cookies z tej strony