Prices and Discounts - Uber Boat by Thames Clippers

Ways to Pay

Paying for river travel with Uber Boat by Thames Clippers couldn't be easier, we have different options available. Choose the most convenient for you.

Geoffrey Baumbach Gzhaf9okwu0 Unsplash

By paying for your travel online, via the app or using a Contactless or Oyster card you can save up to 22%.

Prices

Prices below apply from Tuesday, 1 March 2022

The River Bus is divided into zones, just like the tube. Our services operate in three zones: West, Central and East and the fare will depend on which zones you travel in. Your ticket must be valid for all the zones you travel through. For instance, if you are travelling between Tower and Greenwich piers you will need a Central and East ticket.

Save up to 22% off the standard fare (purchased at the pier) by buying your tickets online, via the apps or travel using a Contactless or Oyster card.

  • Child and Concession - 50% off standard fares.
    A child is 5-15 years old. 4s and under travel free. For concession fare eligibility, please see discounts section below.
  • TfL Travelcard holders receive 1/3 off standard fares and season tickets.

For all discounts, please see below.

  • Bike

    Bikes

    You can bring your bike on board at no extra cost

  • Pet Fill

    Dogs

    Dogs are allowed on board. Please keep them on a lead. 

Single & Return

Travel A to B in comfort and style! 
Below our adult fares for single and return tickets depending on the payment method you choose.

Zone Single Oyster/ Online/App Single at piers Single with Travelcard Return at piers
East  £4.80 £5.20 £3.50 £9.90
West  £4.80 £5.20 £3.50 £9.90
Central  £7.70 £9.50 £6.35 £16.10
Central & East £8.70 £11.20 £7.50 £19.00
Central & West £8.70 £11.20 £7.50 £19.00
All Zones £13.50 £14.70 £9.80 £22.30

Go unlimited

Explore more with River Roamer tickets, unlimited all-day travel across all of our piers or choose an East Zone River Roamer to explore the Royal Borough of Greenwich and the area.

    East All Zones
one adult Adult
Online/app
At the pier

£10.10
£11.20

£18.90
£21.00
child and elder

Child / Concession
Online/app
At the pier


£5.05
£5.60

£9.45
£10.50
Family Family
Two adults and up to three children
 
Online/app £20.30 £37.80
At the pier £22.50 £42.00
Buy tickets now

Discounts

Children
  • Children 4 years old and under travel free
  • Children aged 5-15 get 50% off the adult price for all tickets (except carnets and joint tickets).
  • If children are travelling with Oyster pay as you go and want to receive the 50% discount they must have an 11-15 Oyster photocard, a 5-10 Oyster photocard or an Oyster/Visitor Oyster card with young visitor discount activated.
  • Children receive a further 1/3 off standard child fares if they have a London Travelcard (the equivalent of half the price an adult Travelcard fare).
TfL London Underground Travelcard
  • Receive 1/3 off Standard fares with a Transport for London (TfL) Travelcard. This means you can receive 1/3 off standard Adult and Child single tickets, Adult River Roamers, Child River Roamers and Season Tickets.
  • Oyster cards linked to Travelcards (weekly, monthly, annual) will automatically apply the 1/3 off when touching in and out.
  • Passengers with paper Travelcards will need to purchase their tickets online, via the Tickets app or with the self-service ticket machine and select the TfL Travelcard option.
  • London Bus and Tram Pass season tickets are not eligible for the travelcard discount.
Freedom Pass, 60+ Oyster card and UK senior concessionary pass / regional bus pass
  • Freedom Pass, 60+ Oyster card and UK senior concessionary pass / regional bus pass holders can receive 50% off all Uber Boat by Thames Clippers fares. This includes a 50% discount on River Roamer tickets, single tickets and season tickets.
  • This discount can be accessed by selecting the Concession fare via our website, the Tickets app, at the ticket office or at the ticket machine.
  • You will need to show your Freedom Pass, 60+ Oyster card and UK senior concessionary pass / regional bus pass to a member of staff when asked.
  • Please note that UK senior concessionary passes / regional bus passes and Freedom Passes can't be used to pay as you go, meaning they will not work with touching in and out at the Oyster card readers at piers.
  • Please visit the Freedom Pass website for more information. We are unable to extend a similar discount to holders of Senior Railcards.
People with disabilities and carers
  • Any person with a disability will receive a 50% discount of all of our tickets. This includes Single, Return, River Roamer and season tickets; doesn't include carnets.
  • If buying your ticket online, via the Tickets app or at the ticket machines at the pier, please select the Concession fare.
  • Carers accompanying passengers with a disability will receive a complimentary ticket (to match the ticket bought by the person they are accompanying). This ticket can be accessed by selecting the Concession + Carer fare via the Thames Clippers Tickets app (available for Single, Return and River Roamer tickets - for season tickets please contact our Customer Service team). Should you require the assistance of more than one person, please contact our Customer Service team to arrange tickets.

Learn more about the accessibility of our services

Students
  • 18+ Student Oyster photocard holders and Apprentice Oyster photocard holders will receive 1/3 off Season Tickets. 
  • To obtain the discount please select the ‘Travelcard discount’ option via the Thames Clippers Tickets app.
War Veteran Pass holders
  • War Veteran Pass holders can receive a 50% discount off all of our fares. This includes River Roamer tickets, single tickets and season tickets.
  • This discount can be accessed by booking via our website, the Tickets app, at the ticket office or at the ticket machine and selecting the Concession fare.
  • You will need to show your War Veteran Pass to a member of staff when asked.
  • Please note, if you wish to touch in and out with your War Veteran Pass, you must have sufficient credit on your Oyster card.
TfL staff
  • TfL staff can receive the Travelcard discount: 1/3 off Standard fares. This is also the case for TfL staff's ‘nominated family/friend’.
  • To obtain the discount please show your staff pass when buying your ticket at a pier ticket office, or select the ‘Travelcard discount’ option if purchasing tickets at a pier self service machine, online or via the Thames Clippers Tickets app.
Tate Members
  • Tate Members get a 25% discount on the RB2 Tate to Tate service.
  • Purchase your ticket at the Ticket office at Bankside or from the ticket machines at Bankside or Millbank piers. You must show your Tate Membership card to a member of staff when boarding.
Buy tickets now