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London Speedboat Adventures

London Eye - Millennium Pier   

  • Waterproof jackets, trousers & goggles available
  • Outdoor attraction with full safety measures
  • Committed to 'Stay Safe' sailing & best practice
  • London's original speedboat tour of the Thames


What's Included

• An exhilarating high-speed boat ride from the London Eye to Canary Wharf and back
• Approximately 50 minutes out on the river
• Life jackets are provided and are compulsory for all participants
• Participants should wear suitable outdoor clothing (coat and layers) to wear whilst onboard
• The speedboat can accommodate up to 12 people

We also offer private hire on this boat, giving you and your party exclusive use of the speedboat on the Thames. Price for an Exclusive booking at just £299!

What Can I Expect

Book your seat on the Thames's most popular RIB speedboat experience! Blast your way from the London Eye Pier on a high-thrills London speedboat tour, with an experienced skipper at the helm and award-winning guides who'll regale you with their banter. Hold on tight, it's going to be quite a ride.

Voted number one in their category on TripAdvisor for things to do in London for over 10 years, this is Thames cruising in true 21st century style. You'll be whizzing up and down the river in a purpose-built, twin-engined Thames Rocket speedboat. The 880bhp engines race at speeds of up to 30 knots (that's 35mph) for an experience cruise that'll change the way you see the capital forever. It's definitely a case of more speed, more style and more sights with this set up!

The Ultimate London Adventure is the best-selling Thames RIB speedboat tour. You'll take in all the incredible sights from Big Ben to Tower Bridge during your 50-minute experience, setting off from the London Eye pier at the heart of the South Bank.

Your highly skilled skipper and your guide (handpicked from the world of stand-up and TV) will be onboard to entertain you for the duration. They've got all the stories, anecdotes, jokes and golden nuggets of info you never got to learn in history lessons at school. As they always say: 'you learn something new every day' and you sure will on these experiences.

And when you're not hearing about the London you never knew about, you can listen to the medley of Thames Rocket Tunes blasting out of the speedboat's cutting-edge sound system. There'll be some classics you're bound to want to throw your hands up in the air and sing along to, as you're twisting and turning around Docklands at speed.

Combining the most experienced skippers and the funniest guides, book your Thames RIB speedboat experience online now for the best high-speed trip out on the River Thames for you, your family, friends or work colleagues.


• Operating 7 days a week*
• *November - April Thursday's-Sunday's only

Offer Vouchers
• Valid for the following sailing times only; 10:00, 11:00, 17:00 and 18:00
• No more than 4 vouchers may be purchased per person (maximum 4 seats per sailing)

• All bookings are subject to availability and guests should book at least two weeks in advance, especially in peak season
• Experiences do not run the 24th, 25th December 


• Depart from London Eye Pier

Suitable For

  • There are no age or weight restrictions
  • Under 14's must be accompanied by an adult
  • Participants will need to be able to climb onboard and sit on an individual seat for the duration of the trip
  • All boats can experience unpredictable movements that can aggravate existing medical conditions
  • The experiences are unsuitable for expectant mothers at any stage of pregnancy

  • Child tickets are valid for aged 14 and under
  • Adult tickets are valid for ages 15 +
  • Family tickets are valid for 2 adults and 2 children under 14


• Spectators are welcome to watch the speedboat depart/arrive

Anything Else

• The Speedboat Experiences can accommodate people with some disabilities The boat has been approved by the SCOPE and there are specially designed stability rails on board
• You are advised to wear sensible clothing bearing in mind it is usually cooler out on the river. Flat soled shoes are recommended
• Trip Advisor #1 Attraction in London


Average Rating 5
Total Reviews 20
Recommend to Friend 19
about 4 years ago
Brilliant day on the Thames the guide was great as was the captain! Great fun and my little boy loved it!
about 4 years ago
Excellent experience on the Thames
about 4 years ago
Great trip, the staff Joseph and Ian were fantastic, good fun and very informative, loved the sound track when at high speed, top tunes. The Thames Rocket speedboat trip is a must, a great way to see London. High recommend it ! :)
Claire & Steve Tozer
about 4 years ago
Our trip on the Thames rockets was fantastic, the weather was warm and sunny,and the crew were superb,the running commentary made the trip that bit special
Alex orr
about 5 years ago
Great ride, Great staff, would recommend this to anyone. informative guide along the river, followed by an exhilarating high speed ride to a brilliant sound track
Christopher Vant
Delivery TypeDelivery TimePrice
Standard DeliveryEstimated 2-3 days - Most delivered next working day*£1.95
Weekly Special DeliveryGuaranteed next working day£7.50
Saturday Special DeliverySaturdays Only£11.70
European Delivery3 - 5 working days£4.50
Rest of World Delivery5 - 7 working days£6.50

All orders places before 4pm will be dispatched the same working day

* 93% delivered next working day

All orders are sent in plain packaging so as not to ruin the surprise.

standard gift pack
Premium Gift Pack

Premium Gift Pack includes a brushed metal steel tin which will hold your personalised gift voucher and a Company booklet. The Premium Choice.

(incurs a £4.99 shipping charge)

standard gift pack
Standard Gift Pack

Standard Gift Pack Comes with a Smart envelope,your personalised gift voucher and a Company booklet. The Personal Choice.

(incurs a £1.95 shipping charge)

standard gift pack

The Into the Blue E-Voucher is an instant email option,it consists of a personalised email and a pdf download of your personalised gift voucher.The Instant Choice


Vouchers are usually valid for 20 months from the date of purchase (unless otherwise stated) and shall become invalid on the expiry date. The expiry date is set out on the Voucher. Vouchers may be extended for a further 23 months on payment of an admin fee of £10 plus any increase that may have taken place for that activity since the original date of purchase. Please note that some Vouchers cannot be extended; this will be stated on the Voucher. PLEASE NOTE: You must book and take your experience before the before the expiry date of the voucher.
London Speedboat Adventures
Ultimate London Adventure-Adult
Total Price£34.95
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