Passengers return after norovirus outbreak sickens nearly 500 people

The Oasis of the Seas docked in Port Canaveral Saturday -- a day early -- following a norovirus outbreak on board.(Photo: nathanmac87 / Flickr / CC BY 2.0)

PORT CANAVERAL, Fla. - The Royal Caribbean cruise ship where nearly 500 people got sick has returned home.

The Oasis of the Seas docked in Port Canaveral Saturday -- a day early -- following a norovirus outbreak on board.

13WHAM's ABC affiliate, WFTV News, spoke with passengers as they returned to Central Florida Saturday.

Overall, passengers said they were glad to be off the ship.

Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas is considered one of the largest cruise ships in the world.

The cruise line said passengers are getting a full refund.

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