Greenwich to Westminster (via Thames Barrier)



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 Services

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.

The service is formed by several modern but traditional vessels with indoor areas & open decks.

Terms & Conditions

* Thames River Services tickets are non-refundable & can only be used on the date specified. Thames River Services 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:, or call: 0207 936 4097.


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Ticket Type

Adult (16-59), Senior (60+) / Student, Child (5-15), Freedom Pass

Single / Return

Single, Return