Glide above the Thames in the Emirates Air Line cable car and take in aerial views of London's skyline, as you travel from the Greenwich Peninsula to the Royal Docks.
What can I see?
Enjoy beautiful views of the Thames, London's skyline, the Greenwich Peninsula, the Royal Docks and The O2.
View sunset over the river and watch the city come alive after dark with extended night flights after 7pm.
How much is the Emirates cable car?
Save money by booking online. Book adult single tickets on the Emirates Air Line for £5 and child tickets for £2.50. Or book a round trip ticket, which costs £10 for adults and £5 for children.
How long does the Emirates cable car journey take?
The Emirates cable car journey times are adjusted according to passenger flow or weather conditions but usually take about 10 minutes.
Where can I take the cable cars from/to?
You can either catch the Emirates Air Line cable cars from North Greenwich or board on the Royal Victoria side of the river (return flights are available).
What else can I do in the area?
Greenwich has centuries of history to explore, from royal heritage and attractions telling the story of astronomy and time, to world-class art and maritime marvels.
Go back in time at the Queen's House and Cutty Sark; refuel at Greenwich Market or nearby eateries; and get your fill of shopping at The O2.
What other attractions can I see in London?
Explore more of the capital with this list of top London attractions.
Prices and opening times
|Child ticket||From £2.50 per ticket|
|Adult ticket||From £5.00 per ticket|
You can use your Oyster or contactless card to pay as you go. Alternatively, buy Emirates Air Line tickets at the terminals or online.
Pay-as-you-go and online adult one-way fares cost from £5 and child fares from £2.50. Round trip pay-as-you-go and online fares cost £10 for adults and £5 for children.
One-way cash fares bought from the ticket office cost £6 for adults and £3 for children, while round trip tickets cost £12 for adults and £6 for children.
Emirates Air Line is accessible to wheelchair users and cyclists.
Individuals, families or groups can purchase Thames Clippers river passes allowing single, return or hop-on hop-off travel along the Thames, as well as a trip on the Emirates Air Line and access to the Emirates Aviation Experience. A family of up to five people – two adults and three children – can purchase a River Roamer package.
Monday to Thursday: 7am to 9pm
Friday: 7am to 11pm
Saturday/Bank holidays: 8am to 11pm
Sunday: 9am to 9pm
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Emirates Air Line cable car
Emirates Greenwich PeninsulaGreenwichLondonSE10 0FJ
Facilities & Accessibility
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