CARNIVAL PLC: Dividend Declaration

Carnival Corporation & plc Declares Dividend 
MIAMI, Oct. 9, 2012 -- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: 
CUK) has announced that it has declared a dividend of $0.25 per 
share.    
The boards approved a record date for the quarterly dividend of 
November 23, 2012, and a payment date of December 14, 2012. 
Holders of Carnival Corporation common stock and Carnival plc ADSs will 
receive the dividend payable in U.S. dollars.  The dividend for 
Carnival plc ordinary shares will be payable in U.S. dollars or 
sterling.  In the absence of instructions or elections to the contrary, 
holders of Carnival plc ordinary shares will automatically receive the 
dividend in sterling.   
Dividends payable in sterling will be converted from U.S. dollars at 
the exchange rate quoted by the Bank of England in London at 12 noon on 
December 3, 2012.  Holders of Carnival plc ordinary shares wishing to 
receive their dividend in U.S. dollars or participate in the Carnival 
plc Dividend Reinvestment Plan must elect to do so by November 23, 
2012.    
Carnival Corporation & plc is the largest cruise company in the world, 
with a portfolio of cruise brands in North America, Europe, Australia 
and Asia, comprised of Carnival Cruise Lines, Holland America Line, 
Princess Cruises, Seabourn, AIDA Cruises, Costa Cruises, Cunard, Ibero 
Cruises, P&O Cruises (Australia) and P&O Cruises (UK).   
Together, these brands operate 100 ships totaling 203,000 lower berths 
with seven new ships scheduled to be delivered between March 2013 and 
March 2016.  Carnival Corporation & plc also operates Holland America 
Princess Alaska Tours, the leading tour company in Alaska and the 
Canadian Yukon. Traded on both the New York and London Stock Exchanges, 
Carnival Corporation & plc is the only group in the world to be 
included in both the S&P 500 and the FTSE 100 indices.   

SOURCE  Carnival Corporation & plc 
CONTACT: MEDIA CONTACT: Jennifer de la Cruz, +1 305 599 2600, ext. 
16000; or INVESTOR RELATIONS CONTACT: Beth Roberts, +1 305 406 4832 
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