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Royal Botanic Gardens Kew Hampton Court Palace Richmond

Kew, Richmond & Hampton Court Service

Direct services between Richmond & Hampton Court passing through Teddington Lock & historic Kingston upon Thames. On our afternoon sailing passengers can continue their cruise downriver & disembark at Kew Pier. Passengers can also board our morning sailing at Kew Pier on selected days.

 

This cruise allows up to 3-hours & 30-minutes* ashore at Hampton Court to explore the palace, parks or enjoy lunch at one of the many riverside pubs & restaurants.

This cruise takes place onboard a traditional passenger boat with a fully-licensed bar & toilet facilities. *River cruise tickets do not include entry to Hampton Court Palace or gardens. Journey times & time ashore can vary due to the tides, river traffic & locks. Check our website for the latest information.

 

Ticket Prices

From Kew Pier

  Adult Child (5-15) Senior (60+) Family (2 Adults & 2 Children)
Destination Single Return Single Return Single Return Single Return
Richmond £8.00 £13.00 £4.00 £6.50   £9.00 £10.00   £20.00  £32.50
Hampton Court  £15.00  £22.00 £7.50  £11.00  £12.00  £18.00  £37.50  £55.00

 

From Richmond Landing Stage

  Adult Child (5-15) Senior (60+) Family (2 Adults & 2 Children)
Destination Single Return Single Return Single Return Single Return
Hampton Court £11.00 £16.00 £5.50 £8.00   £9.00 £13.00   £27.50  £40.00
Kew

(Subject to availability)
 £8.00 (N/A) £4.00  (N/A)  £6.00 (N/A)  £20.00 (N/A)

 

From Hampton Court Landing Stage

  Adult Child (5-15) Senior (60+) Family (2 Adults & 2 Children)
Destination Single Return Single Return Single Return Single Return
Richmond £11.00 £16.00 £5.50 £8.00   £9.00 £13.00   £27.50  £40.00
Kew

(Subject to availability)
 £15.00 (N/A) £7.50  (N/A)  £12.00 (N/A)  £37.50 (N/A)

 

Departure Times

We will also be operating extra sailings from Thursday 8th July until Sunday 11th July for the Royal Horticultural Societies Hampton Court Garden Festival.

From Richmond Landing Stage
To Hampton Court Landing Stage

11:15, 14:00

 

From Hampton Court Landing Stage
To Richmond Landing Stage

12:45, 16:00

 

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Boats

Cockney Sparrow

The Cockney Sparrow was built in 1976 at Eel Pie Island. She is a two level boat with a deceptively large enclosed saloon and an open top deck. 

Connaught

This historic vessel, built by Salter Brothers Oxford in 1911, has plied the river for over a century

Princess Freda

Princess Freda was built in 1926 by T.C. Letcher on the Isle of Wight, and has been restored to a particularly high standard.