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    London Eye (Waterloo) Pier, The Queen's Walk, London, SE1 7PB

    Central Zone

  • Wheelchair

    This pier is accessible

    Accessible entrance: ///hope.lonely.foil

  • Clipper

    RB1 serves London Eye

    RBX sails from the pier to North Greenwich via London Bridge on select event nights at The O2

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    Ticket machine, Oyster Readers and staffed ticket office

    Ticket office opening times: 10:00 - 18:00*

    *Subject to change

Located on the south bank of the River Thames, underneath The lastminute.com London Eye, and opposite the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben, this pier offers easy access to a range of great attractions.

Tickets can be bought at ticket machines at the pier before travel, but to save time and money touch in and out with your Oyster or contactless card. You can also buy your tickets online or use the Uber app or the Thames Clippers Tickets app.

River Bus service patterns

Only Eastbound RB1 services call at London Eye (Waterloo) Pier.

To reach London Eye from a Westbound RB1 service to Westminster, stay on board; the vessel will turn around at Westminster Pier and then call at London Eye. If your vessel terminates at Battersea Power Station, or has a break scheduled, please disembark at Westminster Pier and cross Westminster Bridge.

Eastbound RB1 departures towards London Bridge City, Canary Wharf, and Greenwich:

  First boat Last boat
Weekdays 07:56 22:29
Weekends 09:11 22:11

Eastbound RB1 services depart London Eye (Waterloo) Pier approximately every 20 - 30 minutes.

Please check our timetable before travelling

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Continuing your journey from London Eye Pier

  • Subway

    London Waterloo Station is the UK's busiest railway station and is a 7-minute walk from the pier. On the London Underground, Waterloo is on the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City lines.

  • Bike

    Jubilee Gardens is the nearest Santander Cycle Station.

    The South Bank area is cycle-friendly and Q1 on the Cycleways network passes near to the pier.

  • Parking Fill

    Waterloo Car Park, is around a 4-minute walk away, or the APCOA car park, is around 15-minute walk away.

    The pier is within the Congestion Charge Zone.

  • Car Pickup

    Many London Buses and most London sightseeing bus tours travel near to the pier.

    Ubers and black cabs regularly serve the area.


Please read our full FAQ’s page.

Isn’t it called Waterloo Pier?

Waterloo Pier is another name for London Eye Pier (along with London Waterloo Pier, London Eye Waterloo Pier or London Eye Millennium Pier) and the pier is frequently referred to by any one of these names. However, it is currently officially named after the famous big wheel.

What is London Eye Piers nearest tube station?

The nearest tube station is Waterloo Station, which can be reached via a short walk (usually around 7 minutes). Alternatively, you can also walk to Charing Cross Station (usually takes around 15 minutes).

What is London Eye Piers postcode?

The best postcode to use is SE1 7PB. However, please be aware that the pier is a short walk from the road.

Can I buy tickets on the day?

Yes, tickets can be bought at the pier before travel.

Can I use my Oyster Card at London Eye Pier?

Yes, you can touch in and touch out with contactless payment cards or Oyster to pay as you go on our services.