MBNA Thames Clippers Tickets

About MBNA Thames Clippers

The most frequent fleet of boats on the River Thames, the MBNA Thames Clippers are also the fastest, operating a bus-like service between Putney and Woolwich Arsenal. Boats depart every 20 minutes from 20 piers along the Thames, including stops at the London Eye and the O2 Arena. Great for those who are looking for a cruise along the river, or even commuters in need of a different mode of transport!

Glide down the Thames in comfort with MBNA Thames Clippers Single and Return tickets. Or choose to make a day of it with hop-on, hop-off all day River Roamer tickets, valid from 9am. Tickets are valid for use between the 15 piers in the Central and East Zones, including North Greenwich, Greenwich, Tower, Bankside, Embankment and London Eye. Whether you want to spend the day sightseeing or take a quick trip by river, MBNA Thames Clippers are perfect for exploring the city.

Ticket Types

River Roamer and Family River Roamer: Hop-on, Hop-off Day Travel

Available from 9am Monday to Sunday, the daily River Roamer and Family River Roamer (for two adults and up to three children) gives you unlimited hop-on, hop-off travel, perfect for exploring the river.

This ticket is valid in the Central and East Zones. This ticket is not valid for use in the West Zone or on the River Bus Express (dedicated services for events at The O2).

Emirates Air Line Joint Ticket Experience

Glide over and zoom down the Thames and enjoy spectacular London views from both an aerial and river perspective.

All tickets include a round trip on Emirates Air Line. You can then choose to book single or return travel in Central and East or East only Zones. Alternatively, book this ticket to include a River Roamer for hop-on, hop-off all day MBNA Thames Clippers travel.

Single and Return Thames Clippers Tickets

A single ticket is valid for a single journey within the Zones. You can also buy a return journey.

These tickets are valid from 6am Monday-Friday and from 9am on weekends and Bank Holidays.

Services run every 20 minutes and all services are first come, first served.

Important Information

It is recommended that you arrive 10 minutes before boarding and allow more to exchange vouchers.

Hot and Cold snacks are available to purchase from the kiosk on board

02 Express: Runs only when arena events are on.

All clippers are fully wheelchair accessible and all piers are wheelchair accessible apart from Cadogan Pier, Wandsworth Riverside Quarter Pier and London Bridge Pier. All boats except the Star, Storm and Sky Clippers have accessible toilets.

In order to gain entry you must present a printed copy of your voucher. Please exchange your voucher at ticket offices at one of the main piers: Greenwich, Tower Millennium or Embankment piers between 10am - 6pm. Please start your journey at one of these piers to avoid disappointment.

Voucher Exchange Information

Please exchange your ticket at one of the main piers: Greenwich, Tower Millennium or Embankment piers between 10am - 6pm. Please start your journey at one of these piers to avoid disappointment.

Child Policy

Children are 5 to 15. Children under 5 are free

Thames Clippers

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