High-Speed Thames River RIB Cruise in London

50 minutes
Free cancellation
1 - 12
Mobile ticket


Combine London sightseeing with a white-knuckle speedboat ride on a 50-minute Thames River cruise. Board your modern RIB (rigid-inflatable boat) and soak up the unparalleled views of top city attractions including Big Ben, the London Eye and St Paul’s Cathedral. Learn about the city’s history from your entertaining guide, and then feel your adrenaline rush as your skipper pulls back the throttle and you rocket along the Thames River at speeds of up to 35 miles (56 km) per hour. Small-group experience with numbers limited to 12 people.


This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Thames Rockets, Boarding Gate One Bishops Square The London Eye Pier, London SE1 7PB England

Step on board at the world famous London Eye Pier and get ready for an adventure like no other!

Pass By: Thames River, London England

Take to the river 21st century style - with just 12 passengers on board this is an up close and personal experience form start to finish.

Pass By: Houses of Parliament, Parliament Square, London SW1A 0AA England

Your on board guide will be your ally on this great adventure regaling you with tales of London's history.

Pass By: Big Ben, Parliament Sqaure Elizabeth Tower - Houses of Parliament, Westminster, London SW1A 0AA England

See the sights from the comfort of a small group tour on a high spec vehicle!

Pass By: St. Paul's Cathedral, St Paul's Churchyard, London EC4M 8AD England

Our vessels are small and manoeuvrable meaning you will get closer than on any other boat tour.

Pass By: Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, 21 New Globe Walk, London SE1 9DT England

See the world famous Shakespeare's Globe Theatre as you sail along the iconic river.

Pass By: 30 St Mary Axe (The Gherkin), 30 St. Mary Axe, London EC3A 8EP England

Spot famous landmarks around the city whilst on-board and don't forget to capture some great photos.

Pass By: The View from The Shard, Joiner Street, London SE1 9QU England

See the tallest building in London and hold on tight before you blast up to 30 knots.

Pass By: Tower of London, London EC3N 4AB England

Whoop and cheer as you bounce across the wake. This is sightseeing like no other!

Pass By: Tower Bridge Road, London SE1 2UP England

Our comic guides will share some interesting facts with you whilst you sail past many famous landmarks.

Pass By: Canary Wharf, London England

Zoom up to 30 knots (35mph) around Canary Wharf and the Docklands.


  • Professional skipper
  • Expert guide
  • Lifejacket


  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks

Additional information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children under 14 years must be accompanied by an adult, minimum age is 6 months
  • All seats must be pre-booked with the supplier, refer to voucher for further details
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • 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
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • One way, contactless check-in. Outdoor attraction, passengers sit in pairs forward facing, side by side. Handrails and lifejackets sanitized regularly.

Ticket delivery

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.


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For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.

June 2022

We booked as my husband and I always through this trip looked awesome. On arrival everything was so efficient with support to check in and put on life jackets. Once on board the experience was awesome, our guide Ed was fantastic and reminded is of Jack Whitehall. When the boat powers up be ready ...

June 2022

Really fun high speed blast down the Thames. The staff were friendly, funny, and after the high speed part we enjoyed a slow cruise where he pointed out interesting information about some of the buildings we passed.

June 2022

LITERALLY had the best time of my life!!!! Even in the rain - Max (a million) and Capt. John were fun, knowledgeable and personable. They provided us ponchos, explained the reason for speed changes. Pointed out all of Londons historical buildings and statues. Really an amazing time - didn’t ...

June 2022

Everything went very smoothly absolutely no problems the staff was very friendly tour guide Ross was very entertaining and funny and Brad who drove the boat was brilliant very nice experience fantastic

June 2022

Our guide, he was very witty and informative. Loved the speed, great driver! My sister and I have done the Rib before but our friend's were over from Canada, they loved it, one of their best memories!!

June 2022

Excellent trip taking in all the sites along the Thames. Commentary is interesting and informative. The high speed bit is later on near Canary Wharf and doesn’t disappoint as you the action is what you would see in James Bond film! Expertly hosted by Joey. Highly recommended

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