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EDF Energy London Eye, Fast Track Tickets

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Highlights

  • Skip the lines for this iconic London attraction
  • Fly in the sky and enjoy breathtaking views of the UK capital
  • Marvel at the engineering feat of a 394 feet diameter Ferris wheel
  • Ride an iconic attraction featured in countless TV shows and films
  • Soar in safety and comfort

Overview

Ride the Ferris wheel that has fast become a symbol of London! To miss this adventure would be the same as going to New York and not going up the Empire State building!

The Fast Track plan allows you to skip the lengthy lines of people eager to experience the thrill of the London Eye!

You’ll soar above London for 30 magical minutes and thrill to unobstructed views for more than 25 miles! How many famous landmarks will you see? For starters, Big Ben, Buckingham Palace and the Houses of Parliament!

Itinerary

Your memorable EDF Energy London Eye, Fast Track Tickets adventure begins when you make your way to the EDF Energy London Eye.

With this fast track option, you will be able to bypass any lines waiting to board the London Eye. You’ll buy a priority boarding ticket and proceed to the Priority Access Check-In Desk. This is a quick and simple way to beat the lines that can last over an hour in the high season.

Standing at an impressive 443 feet tall, the London Eye gives you unsurpassable views for over 25 miles. You will be able to get a bird’s eye view of many world famous attractions including Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, and the Waterloo railway station. Ever since it opened in March 2000, this enormous Ferris wheel has appeared in numerous films and is visited by over 3.5 million people per year. Each air-conditioned capsule can hold up to 25 people. The capsules rotate around a special device allowing the visitors to stay upright while the Wheel turns slowly but progressively.

Each magical flight lasts 30 minutes. Upon completion of your London Eye experience, you will be free to make your way back to your accommodation.

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Reviews

We had a great time on the London Eye. It didn't even seem like 30 minutes! The views are stunning! But the thing that surprised me the most was that after hearing so much... Amy Falkofske

It was easy to buy, to collect and fun eventually!... Liat Weissman

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

Each flight is 30 minutes

Start time

The London Eye is open daily throughout the year. The first flight is always at 10:00am and the time of the last flight will vary as shown below:
Jan – Mar & Sep - Dec: 8:30pm
Apr - Jun: 9:00pm
Jul and Aug: 9:30pm

Meeting point

The London Eye is located on the South Bank of the Thames (nr County Hall, Belvedere Road London SE1 7PB). The closest tube station is Waterloo (about 5 minutes walk). Embankment, Charing Cross and Westminster tube stations are also within walking distance.
If you are travelling by bus, then Numbers 211, 77 and 381, and most of the sightseeing bus tours stop at the London Eye.
Fast Track flight guests must go to the ‘Priority Desk’ inside the ticket office to exchange their voucher, after seeing the 4D Experience you will go straight to the Fast Track entrance to get onto the London Eye. This will allow you to avoid the main line!

Ending point

EDF Energy London Eye Fast Track Tickets

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Inclusions

  • Fast Track Entry to London Eye (30 minute flight)
  • London Eye 4D experience

Exclusions

  • Food and drink

Do/Dont's

Wear comfortable shoes and clothing. Don’t forget to bring a camera to capture the must-see images of London!

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Please note

Immediately on booking you will be emailed a receipt for your purchase. We will follow this up with your booking voucher within 48 hours of receiving your booking.

Fast Track flight guests must go to the ‘Priority Desk’ inside the ticket office to exchange their voucher, after seeing the 4D Experience you will go straight to the Fast Track entrance to get onto the London Eye. This will allow you to avoid the main queue!

To ensure the safety of all customers you will be subject to stringent security checks before boarding the London Eye. Handbags and small bags are allowed on the London Eye however briefcases and laptops cannot be carried aboard.

The London Eye cannot accept any left luggage except prams and buggies which will be thoroughly searched.

You will share the capsule with a maximum of 25 other people.

The London Eye does not run on Christmas Day (25 Dec) and for 2 weeks each January for maintenance (06 - 17 January 2014)

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
  • The EDF Energy London Eye has full disabled access both on to the London Eye and all the facilities inside the ticket office, gift shop and cafes. Wheelchair ramps are clearly marked and there are separate disabled toilets
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Cancellation policy

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  • 4.5Reviews (7)
  • "Spend th extra money for Fast Track tickets!" We had a great time on the London Eye. It didn't even seem like 30 minutes! The views are stunning! But the thing that surprised me the most was that after hearing so much...
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