Westminster Pier is the most popular starting point for people travelling on Circular Cruise’s hop-on/hop-off London sightseeing boat service on River Thames. It is easily accessible.
Westminster Pier timetable for boat trips
Our boat trips depart daily from Westminster Pier. View our timetable.
You are able to hop-on/ hop-off our boat service at a number of piers along the River Thames from Westminster Pier to St Katharine’s Pier. Our boats are popular with both locals and tourists looking to travel to Tower Bridge, Tower of London and St Katharine's Docks.
Read our suggested itinerary for a day trip to London.
Boat departure times from Westminster Pier
View our year round River Thames boat trip timetable where you can board our boats from central London piers en-route to St Katharine's Pier.
Where can I buy tickets for Circular Cruise Westminster?
You are able to purchase tickets online or from our ticket booth at Westminster Pier*.
Our Westminster ticket office is located on the north side of the River Thames at Westminster Pier next to where you board our sightseeing boat.
(*We also have ticket booths at other piers along the River Thames where you can buy tickets.)
How to get to Westminster Pier?
Westminster Pier is just 2 minutes’ walk from Westminster Tube Station served by Central, District and Jubilee lines. View TFL website for more information.
You can also travel to Westminster Pier by bus. View TFL bus stop information for Westminster.
Westminster Pier is fully accessible.
What tourist attractions are near Westminster Pier?
When you are planning your visit to Westminster there are a number of tourist attractions within easy walking distance.
Westminster Pier is located next to the Houses of Parliament (also known as the Palace of Westminster with its great bell, nicknamed Big Ben).
Less than a 10-minute walk away from Westminster Pier are some of London’s major tourist attractions including Westminster Abbey, the Cabinet War Rooms, the London Eye, the London Aquarium, the London Dungeon and Shrek’s Adventure!
Read our blog Things to look for at Westminster Pier.
St Katharine's Pier
St Katharine's Pier is adjacent to Tower Bridge, a short 5 minutes' walk from both the Tower of London and St Katharine's Docks home to restaurants, shops and the historical Dickens Inn. (St Katharine's Pier is a 2 minutes' walk from the Guoman Tower Hotel).
You are able to hop-on or hop-off the Circular Thames River cruise at St Katharine Pier.
View our River Thames cruise timetable.