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Boat Trips


Westminster Passenger Service Assoc.


Westminster Millennium Pier,
Victoria Embankment,


2017: Boat trips resume on 8 April

From the heart of London, follow the Royal Barge Route of King Henry VIII and other British monarchs, pass the Royal Botanical Gardens at Kew, and historical Richmond, you will experience the twists and turns of the River Thames to Hampton Court Palace, which has stood on the banks of the river for more than 500 years.

All our vessels are available for private charter. Ideal for Disco Parties, Weddings and Corporate Events. Please contact us now for the most competitive charter rates available.

Boat Route: Westminster - Kew - Richmond - Hampton Court

Duration: Richmond - Hampton Court: approx. 1h

Facilities for groupsPublic toiletsAccepts groups

Children welcome

Opening details

Visit or ring for times on day of travel.


Between Westminster and Kew: £13 single and £20 return
Between Westminster and Richmond: £15 single and £22 return
Between Westminster and Hampton Court: £17 single and £25 return
Between Kew and Richmond: £7 single and £12 return
Between Kew and Hampton Court: £13 single and £20 return
Between Richmond and Hampton Court: £10 single and £15 return

Discounts apply for children under 16, senior citizens and familes of 2 adults and 2 children.
33% off most trips with a valid travel card. 20% discount for groups of 20 or more. 50% discount on the adult fare for freedom pass holders.



See location of Westminster Passenger Services on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TQ 303797  Lat: 51.50171 Long: -0.12326

Piers at Westminster, Kew, Richmond and Hampton Court. The Richmond Pier is located a 5 minute walk away from Richmond Bridge towards Twickenham.


  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome