We use cookies on our website in order to improve your experience. By using our website you consent to our use of cookies. See our privacy policy here.

With our flexible booking terms, you can Relax & Book with confidence - Read More
Overview
Send An Enquiry
Enquire About Fly the Drake by Quark

When Do You Want To Go?

Admire the beauty of the seventh continent in just 8 days, with no Drake Crossings required. On Quark Expeditions' Antarctic Express: Fly the Drake, you will fly from Punta Arenas in Southern Chile across the Drake Passage and embark your ship at the tip of the Antarctic Peninsula, you will then fully explore the stunning icescapes, wildlife and history of Antarctica, before flying back.

As your ship approaches the White Continent, you will be overcome by feelings of excitement and awe. Cruise in a Zodiac and keep your camera close to you as the leopard seals dot the coastline and penguins wander in the icy plateau near the majestic glaciers and stunning icebergs.

You will experience the most remote place on Earth as you explore King George Island and the Antarctic Peninsula on an 8-day adventure.

Highlights

  • Experience the fastest, most direct way to Antarctica
  • Fly over the Drake Passage
  • Marvel at all the Antarctic Peninsula highlights
  • Enjoy onboard lectures and educational presentations from Polar specialists

Quick Itinerary

Day 1: Punta Arenas
Day 2: Fly to King George Island
Days 3 - 6: Antarctic Peninsula and the South Shetland Islands
Day 7: Disembarkation and Fly to Punta Arenas
Day 8: Depart Punta Arenas

Secure your space today by calling one of our Travel Specialists on 0203 196 1000

Departures and Prices

Ocean Adventurer
5th December 2022 - 12th December 2022

Prices from £8,370 pp

Enquire
Ocean Adventurer
10th December 2022 - 17th December 2022

Prices from £8,370 pp

Enquire
Ocean Adventurer
15th December 2022 - 22nd December 2022

Prices from £8,370 pp

Enquire
Ocean Adventurer
20th December 2022 - 27th December 2022

Prices from £12,480 pp

Enquire
Ocean Adventurer
8th February 2023 - 15th February 2023

Prices from £8,370 pp

Enquire
Ocean Adventurer
13th February 2023 - 20th February 2023

Prices from £8,370 pp

Enquire
Ocean Adventurer
18th February 2023 - 25th February 2023

Prices from £8,370 pp

Enquire
World Explorer
3rd March 2023 - 10th March 2023

Prices from £9,360 pp

Enquire
World Explorer
8th March 2023 - 15th March 2023

Prices from £9,360 pp

Enquire
World Explorer
13th March 2023 - 20th March 2023

Prices from £9,360 pp

Enquire
World Explorer
5th December 2023 - 12th December 2023

Prices from £11,400 pp

Enquire
World Explorer
15th December 2023 - 22nd December 2023

Prices from £11,685 pp

Enquire
World Explorer
20th December 2023 - 27th December 2023

Prices from £11,685 pp

Enquire
Ocean Adventurer
10th January 2024 - 17th January 2024

Prices from £9,000 pp

Enquire
Ocean Adventurer
15th January 2024 - 22nd January 2024

Prices from £9,000 pp

Enquire
Ocean Adventurer
20th January 2024 - 27th January 2024

Prices from £9,000 pp

Enquire
Ocean Adventurer
22nd February 2024 - 29th February 2024

Prices from £8,700 pp

Enquire
Ocean Adventurer
27th February 2024 - 5th March 2024

Prices from £8,160 pp

Enquire
Itinerary
Ships


Send An Enquiry
Enquire About Fly the Drake by Quark

When Do You Want To Go?

My Routes Rewards Logo

From your first booking with us, you’ll become a member of My Routes
Rewards and begin collecting points for every holiday you book!


ABOUT US


  • We'll compare a huge selection of expedition ships, cruises and operators to find your perfect cruise.

  • Our prices are amongst the best you'll find, plus look out for Polar Routes exclusive offers!

  • As supporters of the UK Antarctic Heritage Trust, booking with us helps support the work of the trust within Antarctica.

  • All our holidays are ATOL protected (11104), for your complete peace of mind.


ATOL Logo

Why book with Polar Routes?

CHOICE
  • We can compare a huge selection of expedition ships, cruises and operators.
  • From former Russian research vessels to larger and luxurious ships - there is an expedition cruise to suit you. 
  • Our Polar Specialists will help you choose the perfect expedition cruise for your requirements.
SPECIALISTS
  • We are the expedition cruise specialists and know all the polar destinations inside out.
  • Our expert team of Polar Specialists have extensive knowledge of all the expedition ships & operators.
  • All of our Polar Specialists have first-hand experience of expedition cruising to the polar regions.
VALUE
  • Our prices are amongst the best you'll find, plus look out for Polar Routes exclusive offers!
  • All our holidays are ATOL protected (11104), for your complete peace of mind.
  • As supporters of the UK Antarctic Heritage Trust, booking with us helps support the work of the trust within Antarctica.