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River Thames Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Cruise & Cutty Sark Combo Ticket

Combine a visit to a great historic ship, the Cutty Sark in Greenwich, with a modern-day hop-on hop-off sightseeing cruise on the River Thames.

Visit the Cutty Sark and experience what life was like on board a true survivor of the seas. Venture aboard and beneath one of the world's most famous ships - the last surviving tea clipper and the fastest and greatest of her time.

Built in 1869 to carry tea back from China, the Cutty Sark survived high seas, storms, mutiny and travelled far and wide to almost every major port across the globe.

Use the interactive displays and explore and learn of the history of this great ship, these interactive experiences will evoke sights, smells and sounds of life at sea whilst enjoying view of the Thames and walk right underneath the ship's gleaming hull to youch a piece of world history.

See more for less with River Red Rover all-day, hop-on, hop-off sightseeing cruise! You'll have the freedom of the river and comfortable passage between our four piers along the River Thames, all in great locations close to top attractions. Whatever the weather, it's a far more enjoyable way to explore London than travelling via the Underground.

Pier Locations:

Westminster Pier - is close to Westminster Abbey, the Houses of Parliament (with Big Ben), Horse Guards, Whitehall and the Churchill Museum and Cabinet War Rooms.

London Eye Pier - is next to the London Eye, County Hall (with the London Aquarium) and close to the world-renowned South Bank arts complex (including the Royal Festival Hall).

Tower Pier - is right next to the Tower of London and Tower Bridge.

Greenwich Pier - provides easy access to the World Heritage Centre of Greenwich, home of the famous tea clipper Cutty Sark which re-opened in April 2012, the Old Royal Naval College, the National Maritime Museum, the Queens House and the Old Royal Observatory.

Experience Includes

  • Admission ticket for the Cutty Sark
  • 24-hour River Red Rover Hopper Ticket giving you unlimited use of all City Cruises point-to-point sightseeing cruises for duration on your ticket
  • Multi-lingual commentary aboard the cruise boat taking you through 2000 years of London history

Experience Excludes

  • Refreshments


Daily, year round.

Departure location

Attraction tickets must first be collected from Westminster, Tower or Greenwich Piers.

Additional information

Cruise Schedule (Subject to change)

Departures from Westminster Pier

  • Westminster Pier to Tower Pier: 1000, 1030, 1100, 1130, 1210, 1240, 1310, 1340, 1410, 1440, 1520, 1550, 1620*, 1650*, 1720*, 1750*
  • Westminster Pier to Greenwich Pier: 1000, 1030, 1100, 1130, 1210, 1240, 1310, 1340, 1410, 1440.

Departures from London Eye Pier

  • London Eye Pier to Tower Pier: 1015, 1045, 1115, 1145, 1225, 1255, 1325, 1355, 1425, 1455, 1535, 1605, 1635*, 1705* 1735*, 1805*
  • London Eye Pier to Greenwich Pier: 1015, 1045, 1115, 1145, 1225, 1255, 1325, 1355, 1425 1455.

Departures from Tower Pier

  • Tower Pier to Westminster Pier & London Eye Pier: 0950, 1020, 1050, 1130, 1200, 1230, 1300, 1330, 1400, 1440, 1510, 1540, 1610, 1640, 1710.
  • Tower Pier to Greenwich Pier: 1055, 1125, 1155, 1225, 1305, 1335, 1405, 1435, 1505, 1535.

Departures from Greenwich Pier

  • Greenwich to Tower Pier: 1050, 1120, 1150, 1220, 1250, 1320, 1400, 1430, 1500*, 1530*, 1600*, 1630*.
  • Greenwich Pier to Westminster Pier & London Eye Pier: 1050, 1120, 1150, 1220, 1250, 1300, 1400*, 1430*, 1500*, 1530*, 1600*, 1630*.

* No return service

Please note: the cruises do not operate on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day or New Year's Day.

All boats on the published schedule above are accessible by wheelchair but please note additional boats put into service during busy times may not be.