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Emirates Airline Cable Car and One Way Thames River Cruise

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    What to Expect
    Visit: Greenland (Surrey Quays) Pier - Thames Clippers, Greenland Pier, S Sea St, Rotherhithe, London SE16 7TE, UK

    Thames Clippers 

    Thames Clippers, the fastest and most frequent fleet on the river, link London’s attractions so you can experience everything the city has to offer.

    Travelling by river offers a unique perspective of much loved London attractions; as you glide down the Thames you’ll experience spectacular views of Houses of Parliament, London Eye, Shakespeare’s Globe, Tate Modern, the Shard, Tower of London, the Old Royal Naval College and The O2 among many more!

    Download free in:flow audio guide app for a commentary as you glide. Services depart every 20 minutes from popular piers including Westminster, Embankment, Tower, Greenwich and North Greenwich.

    Emirates Air Line cable car

    Reaching heights of 90 metres Emirates Air Line, London’s only cable car, offers breathtaking, aerial views of the capital’s skyline. At just under 300ft, the cable car is the highest observation point over the Thames, spanning just over 1km across the river between the Greenwich Peninsula (near The O2) and the Royal Docks (near ExCeL London).

    The cable car is a must do leisure attraction for Londoners and visitors and is one of the capital’s most popular observation attractions, experience incredible views of the Olympic park, The O2 and the London skyline. 
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Westminster Pier, Embankment Pier, London Bridge City Pier, Tower Pier, Greenwich Pier or North Greenwich Pier
    Departure Time
    Valid from 10am, boats depart approximately every 20 minutes
    • Entry/Admission - Greenland (Surrey Quays) Pier - Thames Clippers
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Visitors must show their confirmation to staff member at an Thames Clippers ticket office to collect the joint ticket for use on both MBNA Thames Clippers and Emirates Air Line cable car (ticket offices can be found at Westminster, Embankment, London Bridge, Tower, Greenwich or North Greenwich piers)
    • Single tickets are valid for travel in the Central and East Zones. Not valid for use in the West Zone (on the RB6 Putney to Battersea service) or River Bus Express services for events The O2
    • Please note: Tickets are valid from 10am on the date you select
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I had taken this tour of seeing the London, one way Thames River Cruise & one way Emirates Cable Car. There is recorded information about famous attractions (visible from the Cble car) in London in the Cable car, enjoy they view along-with the history of...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank ankitakarra
    Reviewed 8 August 2019

    The cable car was good, the staff were helpful. The boat back was fun- we got very wet at the back. I did feel for the poor staff when people don’t listen- especially when it is for their safety. Kids sitting down and not standing...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Memorymaker1974
    Reviewed 30 July 2019

    Did the return trip on the cable car. The lady that sold us our tickets couldn't have been more friendly, helpful or generous! The cable ride was fantastic, such wonderful views just as the sun was setting. Then went to buy a ticket for the...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank JennyB4792
    Reviewed 27 January 2019

    A Christmas present from my wife and we had a very enjoyable day. We took the train to North Greenwich and enjoyed the views from the cable car. It was quiet as we went early morning and being January it is probably not overly busy....More

    Date of experience: January 2019
    Thank MrJohn1960
    MBNAThamesClippers, Manager at Thames Clippers, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2019

    Hi, We are glad you discovered us. We agree, it is the best way to see London's ever-changing skyline. Our joint deal tickets with several river attractions help to spread your pound further. Thanks for your feedback. We hope to welcome you back soon. Kind...More

    Reviewed 2 January 2019 via mobile

    Great experience. Almost no queues, great view over the river, friendly and helpful staff. Definitely recommend! Tip: you have the option to tap your contactless card instead of buying a ticket, meaning, no queue!More

    Thank J6053QHamandaf
    MBNAThamesClippers, Manager at Thames Clippers, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2019

    Hi, Glad you enjoyed the experience. Thanks for posting your feedback. In case you are unaware, combining your river journey with a joint deal ticket with many river attractions helps to stretch your pound further. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind...More

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    • Duration: 1h
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