St. Katharine Pier & St. Katharine Docks
About St. Katharine Pier
St. Katharine Dock was constructed in 1827 by Thomas Telford and takes its name from “St. Katharine’s by the Tower”, a medieval hospital which stood on the site. The docks officially opened in 1828.
St. Katharine Pier
Thames River Services from St. Katharine Pier
Thames River Services operate regular cruises between Westminster Pier, St. Katharine Pier & Greenwich Pier. Between April-October Thames River Services also operate extra services with five sailings continuing downriver to the Thames Flood Barrier each day.
Private Charters from St. Katharine Pier
Our versatile party boats are a popular choice on the River Thames. Large open decks, heated saloons & fully licensed bars are just a few of the facilities to be found on-board.
Near St. Katharine Pier**
St. Katharine Pier Gallery
There’s plenty to do on the River Thames this half-term & Thames River Services are offering 50% off all tickets between 10-25 February 2018. 50% off Tickets between 10-25th February
Transport for London are conducting a major renovation of Greenwich Pier between November 2017 and March 2018. The renovation is expected to increase the pier’s lifespan by a decade and
Thames River Services are currently operating the Winter Timetable (January-February). The last sailing will depart Westminster Pier at 15:00, St. Katharine Pier at 15:20 & Greenwich Pier at 16:00. Winter
Sightseeing tours with Thames River Services resume today. The service will continue to operate the winter timetable until the 31st December 2017. There will be no service on New Year’s
* Cruises to the Thames Flood Barrier will only operate between 1st April 2019 – 28th October 2019 inclusive.
The last boat to the Thames Barrier departs Westminster Pier at 14:30, St. Katharine Pier at 14:50 & Greenwich Pier at 15:30.
The Thames Barrier Cruise is a 1-Hour round trip with no stops. Pre-booked groups can arrange to be dropped off or collected from Barrier Gardens Pier near the Thames Barrier Information Centre.