Telephone: +44(0) 20 7930 2062
Email: theboats@wpsa.co.uk

Upcoming Sailings

Facilities On-Board

All of our passenger vessels have indoor & outdoor seating, heating, toilet facilities & a fully licensed bar (accepting cash or card). Due to the historic nature of our vessels we are unable to accomodate electric wheelchairs, traditional wheelchairs can be accomodated with assistance (Scroll to the bottom of this page for more information about our disabled policy).

 

Sailing Schedule

The following sailings are subject to change without prior notice. We strongly advise booking online. Tickets can be purchased at our ticket offices, if a ticket agent is not present you can purchase your tickets on-board.

Friday 29th March 2024

We will be operating our service between Westminster Pier & Kew Pier, our service from Richmond to Hampton Court & our Richmond Circular Cruise from Richmond Landing Stage. We will not be operating cruises from Westminster to Richmond or Hampton Court on this day.

Sailings From Westminster Pier

Book Tickets To Kew: 11:00, 14:30

Sailings From Kew Pier

Book Tickets To Westminster: 12:30 ,16:30

Sailings From Richmond Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Hampton Court: 11:15, 14:00

Book Tickets 45-Minute Circular Cruise: 11.00,12.00,13.00,14.00,15.00,16.00,17.00

Sailings From Hampton Court Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Richmond: 12:45, 16:00

Saturday 30th March 2024

We will be operating our service from Richmond to Hampton Court & our Richmond Circular Cruise from Richmond Landing Stage. We will not be operating cruises between Westminster & Kew or from Westminster to Richmond or Hampton Court on this day.

Sailings From Westminster Pier

Book Tickets To Kew: No Sailings Due to a River Closure

Sailings From Kew Pier

Book Tickets To Westminster: No Sailings Due to a River Closure

Sailings From Richmond Landing Stage 

Book Tickets To Hampton Court: 11:15, 14:00

Book Tickets 45-Minute Circular Cruise: 11.00,12.00,13.00,14.00,15.00,16.00,17.00

Sailings From Hampton Court Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Richmond: 12:45, 16:00

Sunday 31st March 2024

We will be operating our service between Westminster Pier & Kew Pier, our service from Richmond to Hampton Court & our Richmond Circular Cruise from Richmond Landing Stage. We will not be operating cruises from Westminster to Richmond or Hampton Court on this day.

Sailings From Westminster Pier

Book Tickets To Kew: 11:00, 14:30

Sailings From Kew Pier

Book Tickets To Westminster: 12:30, 16:30

Sailings From Richmond Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Hampton Court:11:15, 14:00

Book Tickets 45-Minute Circular Cruise: 11.00,12.00,13.00,14.00,15.00,16.00,17.00

Sailings From Hampton Court Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Richmond: 12:45, 16:00

Monday 1st April 2024

We will be operating our service between Westminster Pier & Kew Pier, our service from Richmond to Hampton Court & our Richmond Circular Cruise from Richmond Landing Stage. We will not be operating cruises from Westminster to Richmond or Hampton Court on this day.

Sailings From Westminster Pier

Book Tickets To Kew: 11:00, 14:30

Sailings From Kew Pier

Book Tickets To Westminster: 12:30, 16:30

Sailings From Richmond Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Hampton Court: 11:15, 14:00

Book Tickets 45-Minute Circular Cruise:11.00,12.00,13.00,14.00,15.00,16.00,17.00

Saiilings From Hampton Court Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Richmond: 12:45, 16:00

Tuesday 2nd April 2024

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Sailings From Westminster Pier

Book Tickets To Kew: 11.00,14.30

Sailings From Kew Pier

Book Tickets To Westminster: 12.30,16.30

Sailings From Richmond Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Hampton Court: 11.15,14.00

Book Tickets To Hammertons Ferry Pier: 11.15,14.00

Sailings From Hampton Court Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Richmond: 12.45. 16.00

Book Tickets To Hammertons Ferry Pier: To Be Confirmed

Wednesday 3rd April 2024

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Sailings From Westminster Pier

Book Tickets To Kew: 11.00,14.30

Sailings From Kew Pier

Book Tickets To Westminster: 12.30,16.30

Sailings From Richmond Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Hampton Court: 11.15,14.00

Book Tickets To Hammertons Ferry Pier: 11.15,14.00

Sailings From Hampton Court Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Richmond: 12.45,16.00

Book Tickets To Hammertons Ferry Pier: To Be Confirmed

Thursday 4th April 2024

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Sailings From Westminster Pier

Book Tickets To Kew: 11.00,14.30

Sailings From Kew Pier

Book Tickets To Westminster: 12.30,16.30

Sailings From Richmond Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Hampton Court: 11.15,14.00

Book Tickets To Hammertons Ferry Pier: 11.15,14.00

Sailings From Hampton Court Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Richmond: 12.45,16.00

Book Tickets To Hammertons Ferry Pier: To Be Confirmed

Friday 5th April 2024

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Sailings From Westminster Pier

Book Tickets To Kew Only: 10:30, 11:00, 14:30

Book Tickets To Kew, Richmond & Hampton Court: 11:00

Sailings From Kew Pier

Book Tickets To Westminster: 12:30, 16:30

Book Tickets To Richmond & Hampton Court: 12:30

Sailings From Richmond Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Hampton Court: 11.15,13:00,14.00

Book Tickets To Hammertons Ferry Pier: 11.15,14.00

Book Tickets To Westminster: 16:00

Sailings From Hampton Court Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Richmond Only: 12.45,15:00,16.00

Book Tickets To Hammertons Ferry Pier: To Be Confirmed

Book Tickets To Richmond, Kew & Westminster: 15:00

Saturday 6th April 2024

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Sailings From Westminster Pier

Book Tickets To Kew Only: 10:30, 11:00, 14:30

Book Tickets To Kew, Richmond & Hampton Court: 11:00

Sailings From Kew Pier

Book Tickets To Westminster: 12:30, 16:30

Book Tickets To Richmond & Hampton Court: 12:30

Sailings From Richmond Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Hampton Court: 11.15,13:00,14.00

Book Tickets To Hammertons Ferry Pier:11.15, 14.00

Book Tickets To Westminster: 16:00

Sailings From Hampton Court Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Richmond Only:12.45,15:00,16.00

Book Tickets To Hammertons Ferry Pier: To Be Confirmed

Book Tickets To Richmond, Kew & Westminster: 15:00

Sunday 7th April 2024

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Sailings From Westminster Pier

Book Tickets To Kew Only: 10:30, 11:00, 14:30

Book Tickets To Kew, Richmond & Hampton Court: 11:00

Sailings From Kew Pier

Book Tickets To Westminster: 12:30, 16:30

Book Tickets To Richmond & Hampton Court: 12:30

Sailings From Richmond Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Hampton Court:11.15,13:00,14.00

Book Tickets To Hammertons Ferry Pier: 11.15,14.00

Book Tickets To Westminster: 16:00

Sailings From Hampton Court Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Richmond Only: 12.45,15:00,16.00

Book Tickets To Hammertons Ferry Pier: To Be Confirmed

Book Tickets To Richmond, Kew & Westminster: 15:00

Monday 8th April 2024

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Sailings From Westminster Pier

Book Tickets To Kew: To Be Confirmed

Sailings From Kew Pier

Book Tickets To Westminster: To Be Confirmed

Sailings From Richmond Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Hampton Court: To Be Confirmed

Book Tickets To Hammertons Ferry Pier: To Be Confirmed

Sailings From Hampton Court Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Richmond: To Be Confirmed

Book Tickets To Hammertons Ferry Pier: To Be Confirmed

Tuesday 9th April 2024

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Sailings From Westminster Pier

Book Tickets To Kew: To Be Confirmed

Sailings From Kew Pier

Book Tickets To Westminster: To Be Confirmed

Sailings From Richmond Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Hampton Court: To Be Confirmed

Book Tickets To Hammertons Ferry Pier: To Be Confirmed

Sailings From Hampton Court Landing Stage

Book Tickets To Richmond: To Be Confirmed

Book Tickets To Hammertons Ferry Pier: To Be Confirmed

 

Book Tickets

Bookings are non-refundable however we will endeavour to change your booking prior to sailing.

Services from Westminster Pier

Regular sailings from Westminster Pier to Kew, Richmond & Hampton Court.

Book Tickets from Westminster

Services from Kew Pier

Regular sailings from Kew travelling downriver to Westminster Pier or upriver to Richmond & Hampton Court.

Book Tickets from Kew

Services from Richmond Landing Stage

Regular sailings from Richmond Landing Stage upriver to Hampton Court or downriver to Kew & Westminster Pier.

Book Tickets from Richmond

Services from Hampton Court Landing Stage

Regular sailings from Hampton Court Landing Stage downriver to Richmond Landing Stage, Kew & Westminster Pier.

Book Tickets from Hampton Court

Virgin Experience Days Bookings

If you have already purchased a cruise to Kew or Hampton Court from Virgin Experience Days please click the link below to book your tickets. To book your Virgin Experience Cruise you will require your voucher serial number (ending in /2) & your Voucher Pin.

Book Virgin Experience Tickets

 

Our Services

Our sailings operate on selected days & are subject to change without prior notice, we advise regularly checking this page for the most up to date sailing information.

M.V Cockney Sparrow passing Barnes BridgeThe New Palace of Westminster (Houses of Parliament)

Westminster to Kew Service

Operating Regularly

A service between Westminster & Kew twice a day passing through the City of Westminster, Chelsea, Wandsworth & Putney before travelling through the upper reaches of the Tidal Thames to Kew Pier.

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M.V Princess Freda passing Marble Hill House, TwickenhamTeddington Lock

Kew & Richmond to Hampton Court Service

Operating Regularly

Direct services between Richmond & Hampton Court passing through Teddington Lock & historic Kingston upon Thames.

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The East Front, Hampton Court PalaceM.V Connaught arriving at Hampton Court Landing Stage

Westminster to Kew, Richmond & Hampton Court Service

Operating Regularly

A service from Westminster to Kew, Richmond & Hampton Court travelling from the heart of the city out into the countryside.

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Disabled Access

Although the vessels on our service were built for passenger use on the River Thames the design & facilities of these historic ships does not favour modern disabled requirements. All of our vessels are restricted interms of disabled access & it is not possible to board a motorised wheelchair. A lightweight non-motorised chair may be boarded if the wheelchair user is able to leave the chair & step on-board with assistance. Access to the lower decks, upper decks & toilet facilities is not possible for wheelchairs, passengers will require degree of mobility to access these areas. 

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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

M.V Connaught was built by Salter Brothers of Oxford in 1911 & has been cruising between Westminster, Kew, Richmond & Hampton Court for over 100 years. Connaught regularly operates on our services & is also available for private charters.

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.