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High-Speed Boat Trip through London

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From $59.30

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Up to 24 hours in advance.
  • 45 minutes (Approx.)
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English
  • Good for avoiding crowds


Enjoy an alternative and thrilling way to explore London when you book tickets to a high-speed boat tour along the River Thames. Meet at Blackfriars Pier and hop aboard one of the largest Rigid Inflatable Boats (RIB) on the river. After a safety briefing, grab your lifejacket and get ready to zoom past landmarks like Shakespeare’s Globe, the Shard, the Tower of London, and more. The boat reaches speeds of up to 35 mph (56 kph), so you’re guaranteed a rousing journey.
  • Enjoy an alternative way to explore on a high-speed Thames boat tour
  • Discover many of the city’s top sights in less than an hour
  • Travel via a speedy Rigid Inflatable Boat (RIB)
  • See Tower Bridge, the Shard, Shakespeare's Globe, the Cutty Sark and more

What's Included

  • Tour escort/host
  • Carbon Credits - All our Carbon emmissions are offset
  • Food and drinks

Departure & Return

Departure Point

  • Tower Bridge Quay, St Katharine's Way, London E1W 1LD, UK
    Tower Bridge Quay (formerly St Katharine Pier) is located in front to the Tower Hotel, next to Tower Bridge. (Not to be confused with Tower Pier). The nearest tube station is Tower Hill, which is a 5 minute walk away. Arriving by taxi, ask to be dropped at the entrance to the Tower Hotel.

Return Details

  • Returns to original departure point

What To Expect

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Minimum height 1.35metres
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
Operated by 88 London Ltd

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.

Q:What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during High-Speed Boat Trip through London?

A:The policies on face masks and attendee health are:

  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Face masks provided for travelers
See all safety measures taken by High-Speed Boat Trip through London.

Q:What is the policy on sanitization during High-Speed Boat Trip through London?

A:The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
See all safety measures taken by High-Speed Boat Trip through London.

Q:What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during High-Speed Boat Trip through London?

A:The policy on staff health & safety is:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
See all safety measures taken by High-Speed Boat Trip through London.

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Amazing experience
Scott_G, Jan 2022
Wow! What an amazing experience we had. Debbie and Dave were the best! They were so friendly, funny and warm people. We didn’t feel rushed, learned some cool facts and sped along Thames seeing the best sights. To top it off, we stayed under Tower Bridge as the bridge rose up with complimentary ice cold beer and fizz for the kids. We could not recommend them enough. Thank you so much Debbie and Dave
Amazing experience on the Thames
Mark_S, Dec 2021
What a superb trip down the Thames. The hosts were brilliant, the experience on the rib really amazing and you also saw many of the famous sights of London. Highly recommend this experience and great value
Top Boat Trip
Helen_P, Oct 2021
This was the most amazing experience - the boat proprietors were friendly engaging and knowledgeable, the communications prior to the trip was excellent as was the safety brief and can’t wait to travel to London again and this will be at the very top of my list of things to do - highly recommend ;0)
A must do
Kelly_P, Oct 2021
Brilliant time. The guys were so friendly and full of information. We had a fantastic time and would highly recommend them.
Ann_M, Oct 2021
A superb experience would highly recommend this to anyone . Great experience and excellent service with refreshments served and loads of information
Thoroughly enjoyable
Robert_M, Oct 2021
Thoroughly enjoyed an exhilarating trip along the thames, and our hosts made the trip memorable from start to end.
Great boat trip
Brad_W, Oct 2021
Great experience. Nice people. Good amount of info given. The beer was a nice touch too. Thank you guys
Brilliant! Really recommend
Matt_J, Sep 2021
Brilliant!! Debbie & the skipper were amazing. Really friendly, informative, professionally run trip down the Thames. Great views, really recommend!!
Brilliant fun
Rob_H, Sep 2021
Brilliant fun. The kids loved it and so did we. A great way to see London and a thrilling ride. Definitely recommended.
Perfect date
OLIVIA_O, Sep 2021
Debbie and Dan’s hospitality onboard really made it for us! The views were also insane and the speedboat is speedy.


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