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Westminster To Tower Bridge Quay Thames Cruise

From
£11
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
30 min. - 1 hr.
Audio Guide
  • Enjoy a cruise from Westminster Pier to Tower Bridge Quay, with a choice between one-way and round-trip.
  • Let the live English commentary wash over you as you enjoy the city views, or tune in to WiFi audio guides available in English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, and Mandarin.
  • Revel in a serene route that takes you through Embankment, Festival, and Bankside piers before reaching Tower Bridge Quay.
  • Catch stunning views of famous monuments, including the London Eye, National Theatre, HMS Belfast, Tower of London, and many more.

This ticket has the following options that you can choose from:

  • One-Way Cruise
  • Round Trip Cruise
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Uber Boat by Thames Clippers

£11.08
Instant Confirmation
Flexible Duration
Transfers Included
  • Travel the River Thames by boat and soak in the best sights of London!
  • A fleet of 20 boats depart from more than 18 piers across London (from Putney Pier in the west to Woolwich Royal Arsenal in the east).
  • Navigate through the city safely and comfortably as step aboard the river bus and cruise past London's best attractions.
  • See the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Bridge, London Eye, Oxo Building, St. Paul’s Cathedral, and more along the way
  • Please click here for for the route map.

Choose from the following variants:

  • Single River Journey on the Thames
  • River Roamer: Hop On Hop Off Pass
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Westminster To Greenwich River Thames Sightseeing Cruise

£14
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
1 hr. - 2 hr.
Audio Guide
  • Take the scenic route from Westminster to Greenwich by hopping onboard this River Thames cruise.
  • Tune in to an engaging WiFi audio guide (English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, and Mandarin) as you enjoy the cruise.
  • See the iconic monuments of London such as the London Eye, Tower of London, The Shard, and many more.
  • Choose between a one-way trip or a round trip to enjoy more time onboard.

This ticket has the following options that you can choose from:

  • One Way - Westminster to Greenwich
  • Round Trip - Westminster to Greenwich and Back
  • You will need a smartphone to access the live audio commentary.
  • Please note that the exact cruise times might vary.
  • At Westminster Pier go directly to the boarding point B.
  • At Greenwich Pier board from the right-hand side of the pier.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Thames River: Evening Cruise Tickets

From
£35
Instant Confirmation
2 hr.
  • Enjoy a 2-hour cruise on the Thames during the sunset which offers the best views of the city at the best times of the day.
  • Check out the prominent landmarks of the city from the water including the London Eye, Big Ben, London Bridge and more.
  • Relish a selection of delicious canapes and sparkling wine as you relax on the Thames evening cruise.
  • Head indoors and witness the breathtaking cityscape while enjoying a live pop, rock, swing, or funk performance.
  • Please note: Children aged 13 and under are not allowed on the cruise.
  • Ages 13-17 enjoy reduced ticket pricing (carry a valid photo ID).
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Thames River Lunch Cruise Ticket

From
£43
Instant Confirmation
1 hr. 45 min.
Meals Included
  • Enjoy an afternoon cruise along the River Thames and take in breathtaking views of London from the waters.
  • The friendly staff on board the cruise will serve up a delicious two-course lunch for your culinary pleasure.
  • Gasp in awe as you enjoy the 360-degree view of the river from the deck.
  • Cruise past various well-known sights including the Tower of London, the Tower Bridge, and gain a different perspective on them from the waters.
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Combo: Uber Boat by Thames Clippers + London Cable Car Tickets

£18.70
Instant Confirmation
Flexible Duration
  • With this fantastic combo, view London's most notable attractions by cruising along the River Thames and also enjoy a ride on the London Cable Car with breathtaking views of the city.
  • This is a smooth and hassle-free experience that allows you experience London by both water and air.
  • Choose a cruise ticket that allows you to move from pier to pier of your choice or one that allows unlimited hop-on, hop-off across 23 piers.
  • Some significant sites you'll see along the river include the Houses Of Parliament, Globe Theatre, Tower of London, the O2 Arena, and London's Bridges.
  • On the London Cable Car, glide over the cityscape and take in the city from an aerial viewpoint.
  • Just under 300 feet, it's the highest observation point over the River Thames and gives you sensational views of the city's iconic skyline and attractions like Canary Wharf, St Paul's Cathedral, The Shard, and more.
  • This experience also includes an admission ticket to the Emirates Aviation Experience.
  • Please keep in mind that a printed copy of your mobile ticket must be displayed at the boarding point along with a valid photo ID.

Choose between the following variants:

  • One Way Cruise + Cable Car Ticket
  • Roundtrip Cruise + Cable Car Ticket
  • River Roamer + Cable Car Ticket
  • River Thames cruise ticket: One Way, Round Trip, or River Roamer (optional)
  • Emirates Airline Cable Car Ticket
  • In-flight discovery film
  • Souvenir in-flight guide
  • Entry to the Emirates Aviation Experience
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Ultimate London Experience Speedboat Tour

£49.95
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
50 min. - 1 hr. 19 min.
  • Gear up to see the sights of London like never before in this speedboat tour along the River Thames.
  • The original sightseeing Thames cruise in London where it all began, this popular experience includes the most iconic attractions of the city.
  • From a waterfront view, you’ll see sights like the London Eye, Houses of Parliament, Big Ben, Tower Bridge, St. Paul's Cathedral, and more.
  • Enjoy the speed and rush of the tour as you zoom through the river at almost 35mph!
  • Both your skipper and hand-picked tour guide will not only guide you about London’s history and culture (in a humorous way!) but will also ensure that you have a safe time.
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Thames Afternoon Tea Cruise

From
£47
Instant Confirmation
1 hr. 30 min.
  • Embark on an enchanting 1.5-hour-long afternoon cruise along the River Thames and take in unmatched views of the city.
  • Listen to informative commentary on board as you sail along the Thames and recognize London landmarks, such as the Tower of London, the London Eye, the Tower Bridge, and more.
  • Enjoy a cherished afternoon tea session on this cruise and feel like royalty as you sip on unlimited cups of tea.
  • Try the perfect tea-time treats laid out to compliment your tea, such as scones and pastries.
  • The recommended dress code for this experience is smart casual wear.

###Main

Cheese (V)

Barbers cheddar ploughman on granary

Eggs (V)

Free-range egg and cress on soft grain

Salmon

Oak-smoked salmon and cream cheese on granary

Ham

British ham & cheddar cheese with Branston pickles

Scone

Sultana scone with Cornish clotted cream and strawberry preserve

Pastry

Selection of small pastries

###Beverages
Tea, coffee, and a selection of herbal and fruit teas

Infants aged 2 and under can go for free. Children aged 3-12 enjoy reduced ticket pricing (carry a valid photo ID).

  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

2-Day Unlimited Thames River Cruise Pass

£21
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
Flexible Duration
  • Catch sight of London's best attractions as you cruise through the River Thames on this hop-on-hop-off boat sightseeing experience.
  • With this ticket, enjoy unlimited journeys for 2 days. Boats have panoramic windows so you'll enjoy the sights in the most expansive way.
  • You can get off and get on between Westminster, Embankment, Festival, Bankside, Tower Bridge Quay, and Greenwich.
  • Your skipper will point out and explain the history behind key London landmarks such as the iconic Tower of London, and Tower Bridge as well as modern attractions like the Shard, the O2, the London Eye, and the Thames Barrier.
  • Enjoy audio commentary service available in multiple languages via smartphones – English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, and Mandarin.
  • Westminster Pier is a great starting point and is close to the Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey.
  • Greenwich Pier is the last pier and a place to see and do a number of interesting things.
  • With departures every 30-40 minutes, check out the daily schedule here.
  • Attraction tickets and visits are not included in this experience.
  • There's a fully licensed bar onboard to purchase hot and cold drinks as well as snacks. You can't take along your own food, only a small bottle of water or soft drink.
  • The boats have heating so you can enjoy the cruise in any type of weather.
  • Dogs and guide dogs are allowed onboard.
  • Majority of the boats are suitable for wheelchair users but please check before starting your experience. This experience is suitable for pram/stroller users.
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Why Go For A Thames Cruise

London is a city that is home to many delights. From the majestic London Eye to the historic Tower of London and Buckingham Palace, there’s a lot to see and do in this beautiful city. Thames river cruises offer one of the best ways to discover London. The river flows through the heart of central London, which happens to be home to some of the memorable landmarks in the city. You not only get to see most of the city’s primary attractions, but you do so at a comfortable pace which allows you to fully immerse yourself into the London experience.

More than just being a convenient way to explore the city, the experience of taking a leisurely cruise through London has a certain charm that’s hard to find in other means of transport. This is a fact many London tourists agree with if the demand for London cruises were to go by. If you’re planning to take the plunge (not literally!), we have put together just the guide for you. Our Thames cruise guide will answer all your questions and help you pick a cruise that suits your preferences! Let’s begin.

Which Cruise Suits Me Best

Sightseeing Cruises

  • If you’re short of time and need a cruise that doesn’t use up too much of your time, a sightseeing cruise is the way to go.
  • Another great thing about sightseeing cruise in London is that you can use this as a general means of transport as well. In fact, a lot of Londoners skip the traffic and the roads and take these cruises to get wherever they need to be.
  • If you have select places you wish to experience during your river cruise, a sightseeing tour is a great way to go about it. There are tons of sightseeing cruises available and you can pick one which goes to the places to wish to see.
  • For most sightseeing cruises, the boats ply within a 30 to 40 minutes frequency. This means that you can never be too late or too early for your cruise experience since the boats are always there.

Culinary Cruises

  • A culinary cruise is great for you if you have some time to spare and want to make a special day out in the water with your loved ones.
  • Another great thing about a culinary cruise is that it allows you to experience London at a leisurely pace, one which generally lasts almost three hours.
  • You can also pick the kind of food experience you’d like when you choose a culinary cruise. There many options, such as dining cruise, afternoon tea cruise, lunch cruise, Jazz cruise, etc
  • A culinary cruise generally puts a lot of emphasis on making your experience in the water truly special. From live music to champagne, there are a lot of unique delights in each cruise that’ll make your trip memorable.

Combo Cruises

  • If you’re not sure of how to go about exploring London, a combo cruise is your safest bet. You’ll get to experience the city from your boat and also walk the streets to get a real feel of the ancient architecture that dots the city.
  • There are a lot of combo options you can choose from that might both fit your needs and the time constraints you might be dealing with. The common part of these cruises will be, well, the cruise and depending on which combo you select, you’ll get to experience everything from the Sea Life aquarium, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Madame Tussauds, and other iconic landmarks.
  • Combo cruises are also great since they turn out to be pretty cost effective compared to buying tickets for your cruise and your landmark visits separately.