Greenwich Pier to Westminster Pier (via Thames Barrier)

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Route: Greenwich Pier to Westminster Pier (via Thames Barrier)

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Please Note: Due to the difficulties imposed by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic we are unable to operate our cruises to the Thames Barrier during 2021. You can still join us for a cruise from Greenwich Pier to Westminster Pier.
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Please note that cruises to the Thames Flood Barrier only operate between April & October.

Cruise Highlights

  • A 2-Hour cruise from the Royal Borough of Greenwich to the City of Westminster via the Thames Flood Barrier. (Return Cruise: 3-Hours)
  • Cruise to the Thames Flood Barrier, the second largest movable flood defence in the world.
  • Cruise past more than 55 of London’s famous landmarks including the O2, the Shard, the Tower of London, St. Paul’s Cathedral & the London Eye.
  • Cruise beneath a number of London’s iconic bridges including Tower Bridge, London Bridge & The Millennium Bridge.
  • Wi-Fi Audio Guide available in English, Spanish, French, Italian, German & Mandarin. (Available on selected sailings, smart device & headphones are not provided, Read More)

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Groups & Travel Trade

We offer group rates starting at -10% for groups of 10 or more passengers. Deductions are applied automatically at checkout.

Thames River Sightseeing Routes

*Please Note: We are currently operating a reduced timetable. We are not cruising from Festival Pier or Embankment Pier & our cruises to the Thames Barrier will return in April 2021.

Greenwich Pier to Westminster Pier (via Thames Barrier)

Join us for a 2-Hour (Single) or 3-Hour (Return) trip from Greenwich Pier to Westminster via the Thames Flood Barrier. The cruise departs Greenwich Pier & cruises downriver past the O2 & Emirates Airline Cable Car before passing through the Thames Flood Barrier. After viewing the barrier the boat will return upriver with a brief stop at Greenwich Pier to disembark & embark passengers. After departing Greenwich Pier the boat will continue upriver past Canary Wharf & Docklands, under Tower Bridge & through the City of London before arriving at Westminster Pier.

The journey will take you past over 50 London landmarks including the O2, Emirates Airline Cable Car, the Thames Flood Barrier, Canary Wharf, Tower Bridge, the Tower of London, HMS Belfast, the Shard, St. Paul’s Cathedral, the London Eye & the New Palace of Westminster (Houses of Parliament).

* Passengers with return tickets may be required to change boat to return to Greenwich Pier, View Our Timetable for more information.

About Thames River Sightseeing

Thames River Sightseeing have been operating public cruises on the River Thames for over 50 years. Our current services call at six piers across London & operate a fleet of modern & traditional passenger boats. Our all weather boats have interior seating & open decks making them perfect for sightseeing or just transportation. We operate 361 days a year & operate extra services during the Summer.

Why Choose Thames River Sightseeing

  • Modern & traditional sightseeing boats with open decks, heated saloons & toilet facilities.
  • Regular departures: Currently every 40 minutes.
  • Onboard Café Bars are open on Saturdays & Sundays serving hot drinks, soft drinks, alcoholic drinks & light snacks. Some sailings between Monday & Friday may also have refreshments available. (Read More)
  • Scenic cruises between Westminster Pier, Embankment Pier, Festival Pier, Bankside Pier, Tower Bridge Quay (St. Katharine Pier) & Greenwich Pier passing more than 44 London landmarks.
  • Wi-Fi Audio Guide available in English, Spanish, French, Italian, German & Mandarin. (Smart device & headphones are not provided, Read More)
  • Cruises to the Thames Flood Barrier. (Returning in 2022)

Thames River Sightseeing Routes

From Saturday 22nd May we will be operating 7 days a week. We will be operating one route calling at Westminster Pier, Embankment Pier, Festival Pier, Bankside Pier, Tower Bridge Quay (St. Katharine Pier) & Greenwich Pier. Unfortunately we are unable to offer our cruises to the Thames Barrier this year.

Piers on our Routes
Westminster Pier (Houses of Parliament)
Embankment Pier (Charing Cross, Villiers Street & Strand)
Festival Pier (Royal Festival Hall & South Bank Centre)
Bankside Pier (Globe Theatre & Tate Modern)
Tower Bridge Quay (St. Katharine Pier)
Greenwich Pier (Cutty Sark)

Terms & Conditions

* Thames River Sightseeing tickets are refundable until 48-Hours before the cruise date.  Refund requests made after this time are at the discretion of Viscount Cruises. Thames River Sightseeing can accept manual wheelchairs but due to the nature of the fleet we cannot accept electric wheelchairs. Some vessels are not step-free & will require passengers to use unassisted stairs when boarding. For more information about accessibility please email: info@thamesriversightseeing.com, or call: 0207 936 4097.

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