St. Katharine Pier to Greenwich Pier


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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.

St. Katharine Pier to Greenwich Pier

Join us for a 30-Minute (Single) or 2-Hour (Return) cruise from St. Katharine Pier to the Royal Borough of Greenwich. The cruise departs St. Katharine Pier & cruises through the Lower Pool of London, past Canary Wharf & Docklands before arriving at the Royal Borough of Greenwich.

The journey will take you past over 10 London landmarks including Tower Bridge, St. Katharine Dock, Canary Wharf, Cutty Sark, the Royal Observatory & Sir Christopher Wren’s Old Royal Naval College on the riverfront at Greenwich.

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

About Thames River Sightseeing

Thames River Sightseeing have been operating cruises on the River Thames for over 50 years. All of our sightseeing vessels are operated by experienced crew & feature indoor seating, outdoor seating & open decks.

Why Choose Thames River Sightseeing

  • Modern & traditional sightseeing boats with open decks, heated saloons & toilet facilities.
  • Regular departures: Every 30-40 Minutes (Currently every 60 Minutes).
  • Scenic cruises between Westminster Pier, Embankment Pier, St. Katharine Pier (Tower of London) & 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. (Selected Dates: April-October)

Thames River Sightseeing Routes

We are currently operating one route calling at Westminster Pier, Embankment Pier, St. Katharine Pier & Greenwich Pier. Departures from each pier are every hour. Our vessels are not calling at Festival Pier or Bankside Pier. Currently we are not cruising to the Thames Barrier. Click on the links below to explore the destinations on our route.

Westminster to Greenwich (Blue Route)

Westminster Pier (Houses of Parliament)

St. Katharine Pier (Tower of London)

Greenwich Pier (Cutty Sark)

Hop On Hop Off (Pink Route)

Westminster Pier (Houses of Parliament)

Embankment Pier (Charing Cross, Villiers Street & Strand)

Festival Pier (Royal Festival Hall & South Bank Centre) (No Services From Festival Pier)

Bankside Pier (Globe Theatre & Tate Modern)(No Services From Bankside Pier)

St. Katharine Pier (Tower Bridge & Tower of London)

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:, or call: 0207 936 4097.