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London Thames River Cruise

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One of the hottest Thames cruises in London, Thames Clippers is perfect if you’re looking to explore the city and its monuments by river. The fleet is one of the fastest in London, allowing you to travel between piers faster and more efficiently, guaranteeing you stunning waterfront views of London’s iconic riverside monuments and attractions!

Highlights

  • Discover the top attractions of London by embarking on a cruise on the Thames River.
  • Choose a ticket that allows you to go from any pier to any pier of your choice between Battersea and Canary Wharf across 11 piers on the river.
  • These catamaran boats are among the fastest in the city, allowing you to save time as you cruise from one pier to another.
  • On-board coffee bars are available on each vessel.
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Why You Shouldn’t Miss This

The Thames Clippers experience is a rather scenic, exciting and relaxing adventure on the mighty Thames. Escape the crowded tubes, buses clogged in traffic and enjoy a journey on the fastest fleet of catamarans on the river. With incredible sights all around including St. Paul’s Cathedral, London Eye, and Big Ben, this is not only the quickest way to get around, but also the most scenic. Not only is the Thames Clippers fleet the fastest, it is also the most frequently operated boat on the river. With departures every 20 minutes from key central piers, even your waiting time is reduced.

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Your Experience

Cruising the Thames lets you experience central London from a different perspective. With dramatic views, fresh breeze and quick transfers, this experience is ideal, whether you’re a tourist or a local looking to beat the traffic.

Just head to the pier you have selected between Battersea and Canary Wharf, and get on any of the Thames Clippers fleet. After that, it's just smooth sailing. Sit back and relax as you’re transported from one pier of your choice to another through some of the most scenic views in all of the city. With panoramic views of the city’s top attractions including Houses of Parliament, Westminster Bridge, London Eye, Oxo Building, St. Paul’s Cathedral, and more, you’re sure to remember the views from this cruise.

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Inclusions

  • Thames Clipper Ticket
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Know Before You Go

Route Map

The Thames River cruise is divided into 3 zones: West, Central and East. This ticket gives you access only to the Central Zone.

There are 4 lines that operate in this ticket. These are the Red Line, Blue Line, Green Line and Purple Line. Please note that you will only be able to access piers between Battersea Power Station and Canary Wharf on any of the lines.

Red Line: Putney - Canary Wharf Blue Line: London Eye (Waterloo) - North Greenwich( Emirates Air Line) Green Line: Battersea Power Station - Woolwich (Royal Arsenal) Purple Line: Battersea Power Station - London Bridge City

We recommend you to download a copy of the route map before you begin your experience.

Audio Guide
By downloading the official in:flow app on your mobile phone, you can turn your phone into an audioguide! The app uses GPS to follow your route and gives you incredible insight and facts about the river, stories about the iconic landmarks you'll get to admire on your way, as well as promotions on dining and viewing attractions based on your current location!

You can download the Android app by clicking here.

You can download the iOS app by clicking here.

Boat Information and Rules

  • All routes ply between a 20 and 40 minute frequency.
  • All boats are wheelchair accessible. However, London Bridge is not accessible via wheelchair.
  • Bikes (Bicycles) are permitted onboard.
  • Boats run every day of the year apart from Christmas Day and Boxing Day
  • Service will run in all weather conditions apart from extreme fog.
  • All boats are covered and have inside seating. Most of the boats also have an open deck area.
  • All seating is based on a first come, first serve basis.
  • Dogs are allowed onboard with a lead.
  • Individuals aged between 5-15 are requested to book the children’s ticket.

Validity
The tickets is valid only for the date for which you’ve scheduled the experience.

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Strict Cancellation Policy

These tickets cannot be cancelled/refunded once the booking has been confirmed.

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My Tickets

How To Use Your Ticket
You will receive an email with your Thames Clipper ticket voucher shortly. Please take a print of this. We know it sucks, we’re trying to get this changed soon.

Boarding Point
After you’ve taken the print, you can proceed to the pier chosen at the time of booking and show your ticket at the ticketing kiosk any time between 9 AM and 6 PM, and enjoy your Thames Clippers experience.

Audio Guide
By downloading the official in:flow app on your mobile phone, you can turn your phone into an audioguide! The app uses GPS to follow your route and gives you incredible insight and facts about the river, stories about the iconic landmarks you'll get to admire on your way, as well as promotions on dining and viewing attractions based on your current location!

You can download the Android app by clicking here.

You can download the iOS app by clicking here.

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Where?

River Thames, London, United Kingdom, London

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