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Thamesjet 50 Minutes Speedboat Ride


Experience out-of-the-ordinary sightseeing with this 50-minute jet boat ride over the Thames. Soak up stunning views of London’s most iconic attractions as you ride from Westminster to Tower Bridge. Enjoy an action-packed ride filled with twists and turns as you enter the ‘fun zone.’ From sightseeing to adventure, the Thamesjet experience has it all!


Enjoy an action-packed experience during this 50-minute jet boat ride over the Thames.

Soak up stunning views of London’s most iconic attractions, from the London Eye to the Houses of Parliament.

Feel an adrenaline rush as you enter the ‘fast zone’ and enjoy a ride filled with high speed twists and turns!

Your experienced skippers will provide you with life jackets and waterproof clothing.

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Your Experience

Enjoy an Action-Packed Adventure on the Thames

The Thamesjet experience is a unique and fun-filled way to discover London. Your experience starts at Westminster Pier, where you will be given a quick safety briefing and provided with life jackets and waterproof clothing. Next, step on board a RIB speedboat and let the fun begin! Whiz past London’s most iconic attractions and under its equally famous bridges on your way to Tower Bridge. Once you pass Tower Bridge, you will enter the ‘fast zone,’ where your experienced skipper will take you on an adrenaline inducing ride to Canary Wharf. Hold on tight as you reach speeds of 40 miles per hour (35 knots)!

After making high speed twists and turns through the fast zone, you will head back to Westminster Pier. Catch your breath, relax, and enjoy stunning views of London as you cruise over the Thames. Don’t forget your camera, since you will be passing by some of the city’s most iconic attractions, from the London Eye to the Houses of Parliament. From sightseeing and photo opportunities to high speed and adrenaline kicks: this Thamesjet experience has it all. Book your tickets now!

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Thamesjet speedboat ride (50 Minutes)

Life jackets and waterproof clothing

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Know Before You Go


The Thamesjet experience takes place every day of the week at 10 am, 11 am, 12 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm, 3:30 pm, 5 pm, 6 pm, and 7 pm. Please make sure to arrive 20 minutes prior to departure, since this time is needed to give a safety briefing and hand out life jackets/waterproof clothing. If you fail to arrive with enough time for the briefing, you may miss your experience.

Reduced Price Tickets

Tickets for children (aged 16 and under) are available for a reduced price.

Meeting Point

The meeting point is the Thamesjet check-in at Westminster Pier (Boarding Point F), Victoria Embankment, London SW1A 2JH, UK.

Getting There

The easiest way to reach Westminster Pier is by metro. Take the Circle, District, or Jubilee line to Westminster Station. It is about a one minute walk from the station to the pier.

Dress Code

Please note that temperatures on the water are often cooler than on the shore and dress appropriately. High heels or other footwear that could damage the boat are not permitted on board. Flat shoes are recommended.


Unfortunately, the Thamesjet speedboat is not adapted for wheelchairs. For safety reasons, passengers must be independently mobile in order to participate.


Please note that children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. For safety reasons, the minimum height requirement for this experience is 1.35 meters (4 ft. 5 in.).

Thamesjet is not recommended for pregnant women or people who suffer from back or neck problems, epilepsy, dizziness, diabetes, angina or heart conditions.

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Strict Cancellation Policy

This experience cannot be cancelled, amended or refunded.

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Ratings & Reviews
Out of 5
Very Good
Joel Burks
Reviewed in July, 2018

Even though we had to wait for like 15 minutes in the jet waiting room to board, this was a really fun way to cruise about London and come back to Westminster

Juliana Sweet
Reviewed in July, 2018

I was really happy when I found out that they provide waterproof clothing because I didn't bring spare clothes. What a great ride this was

Victor Talley
Reviewed in July, 2018

This is such an exhilarating experience, be sure to take your children cuz they will love it

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How To Redeem Your Tickets

You will receive your Thamesjet 50 Minutes Speedboat Ride voucher shortly per e-mail. Please print out your voucher present it at the meeting point on the day of your experience.

Please make sure to arrive at least 20 minutes prior to the start of the experience.


Your Thamesjet voucher is only valid for the date and time that is selected while booking.

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