Take in some of London’s major landmarks from your seat on a Thames Rockets’ RIB speedboat.
What is Thames Rockets?
The Thames Rockets experience takes you on an exhilarating, speedy ride on a rigid inflatable boat. Enjoy speeds up to 35 miles per hour (55km per hour), while whizzing by top London landmarks on one of the available tours.
What happens on the Thames Rockets experience?
Board the Thames Rockets RIB speedboat, buckle in and prepare to explore a bunch of London facts, as expert guides share their vast knowledge. Shortly after, be taken on a speedy ride on the Thames, and soak in epic vistas along the way.
Pick from tours such as the Ultimate High Speed Adventure, a 50-minute tour that takes you past sights such as Big Ben and Tower Bridge, and the Thames Barrier Boat Adventure where your journey takes you right up to the magnificent Thames Barrier.
For the little ones, there’s Captain Kidd’s Canary Wharf Voyage.
Where can I take the Thames Rockets from?
The speedboat departs from boarding gate one at The London Eye Pier.
How long is the experience?
Depending on the tour of choice, the entire experience lasts from 50 to 80 minutes.
How much are the tickets?
Tickets cost £44.95 and £54.95 for adults, and from £29.95 to £40.95 for children.
How can I book tickets?
Book tickets for Thames Rockets experience online.
COVID-19: You’ll find social distancing and other safety measures in place at this attraction. For more information, check direct with the venue ahead of your visit.
Prices and opening times
|Adult ticket||From £44.95 per ticket|
Seasonal, peak pricing may apply.
Monday to Sunday: 10am to 6pm
Venue Details & Map
The London Eye Pier, Boarding Gate One, SouthbankLondonSE1 7PB
- +44 (0)20 7928 8933
Facilities & Accessibility
- Access Inside Building Facilities
- All routes suitable for limited mobility users
- All routes suitable for pushchairs or prams
- All routes suitable for wheelchair users
- Effective lighting throughout for visually impaired users
- Ramps with handrail within building
- Ramps within building
- Seating for limited mobility users along routes
- Steps with handrail within building
- Access into the Building
- Ramps from parking area to entrance
- Ramps with handrails to entrance
- Steps with handrails to entrance
- Accessible Venue Facilities
- Assistance dogs welcome
- Emergency evacuation procedures for guests with disabilities
- Staff available to assist
- Staff disability awareness trained
- Additional Accessible Facilities
- Accessible baby changing rooms
- Level access, ramp or lift from entrance to reception
- Level access, ramp or lift to information point
- Level access, ramp or lift to ticket issuing point
- Booking Facilities
- Coach parties accepted
- Group bookings accepted
- Payment Facilities
- Group rates available