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ThamesJet Boat Cruise – 50 minutes Adventure

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    1 May - 31 May: Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday
    1 Jun  -  30 Sep : Daily

  • Duration

    50 Minutes

  • Start time

    11am, 12pm( noon), 1pm, 2:30pm & 3:30pm

  • Meeting Point
    Westminster Pier (Westminster Pier is conveniently located directly opposite Westminster tube station (exit 1) which is served by the Circle Line, District Line and Jubilee Line.)
  • Ending Point

    Westminster Pier

Key Highlights

  • See London’s major highlights along the river Thames in a superfast jet boat
  • The only jet boat fleet that operate on the Thames
  • An action-packed thrill ride
  • The boat is equipped with recorded commentary and a sound system, ensuring you don't miss a thing!


If you feel the need for speed during your London visit, this is the best experience you can have. Get the adrenaline pumping with the Thames Jetboat Cruise tour. Jump into one of the most advanced jet boats around for a sensational ride on the Thames.

Buzz the rivers as you come across London’s most iconic sites on the shore and will zoom under ten most important bridges including Tower Bridge and Millennium Bridge. You have to stay alert because the sights really do come thick and fast.

The boats are fully equipped with sound systems which will provide a combination of unique commentary and high tempo tunes.

Your Jetboat Cruise tour starts from Westminster Pier, located opposite Exit 1 of Westminster Tube station and is a two minute walk from Big Ben.

You will be given waterproof gear to protect you from the spray and and a member of the team will give you safety instructions, before the start of your journey. Just as you begin your journey, you will get a great view of the London Eye.

Your boat will speed through some of the iconic sights along the river, through recorded commentary you will give you insights about their fascinating history. So sit back and enjoy the view as we also pass under some of the Capital's great bridges including the most modern, Millennium Bridge, as well as the world renowned majestic Tower Bridge on our way to the fast zone. Once past Tower Bridge we are heading for speed, our experienced skippers will give you the aquabatic ride of your life! Twists and turns as we wave jump and speed our way around Canary Wharf. Some of the attractions you will come across are:

• St. Paul’s Cathedral

• The Shard

• Tower of London

• Tower Bridge

• Canary Wharf

• The O2

• Thames Barrier

The boat will also pass under ten of London’s most important bridges including the most modern Millennium Bridge.

Hold on tight after you pass Canary Wharf, since the boat will zoom at its fastest speed.


  • 50 minute Jetboat experience
  • Recorded commentary
  • Waterproof gear


  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
  • Meals and drinks

Please note

Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details.

If you require wheelchair access or special assistance, please mention it in the special request section while making a booking.

It is the responsibility of all visitors to be at the meeting point 20 minutes before departure.

Guests arriving after departure cannot be accommodated and missed tours or tickets cannot be refunded.

For safety reasons, the minimum height requirement to travel on Thamesjet is 1.35 metres (4 ft. 5in.)

You will be denied boarding if under the influence of alcohol.

This experience is not recommended for those with heart conditions

Lifebelts must be worn at all times.  Life jackets and waterproof clothing will be provided to you.

Boats are not wheelchair accessible.

Children under the age of 16 years must be accompanied by an adult

Westminster Bridge will be closed until 9 Nov 19, to westbound traffic and bridge street will be closed in both directions. Bridge will remain open for cyclists, buses.

Coaches will not be able to cross Westminster bridge so an alternative route will need to be considered if you any of your groups intend to be dropped off in the Westminster area.

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.Maximum allowable speed is 40mph (or 30 knots if you are nautically minded) beyond Tower Bridge.

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