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Royal Botanic Gardens Kew Hampton Court Palace Richmond

Richmond Landing Stage

Richmond Riverside is a relaxed and tranquil environment over looking the River Thames. With riverside walks, boating, and exceptional mix of shops, bars and restaurants, fashionable boutiques and antiques shops, traditional pubs, bars and cafes.

If you’re looking for a place to eat or drink, there is an exceptional variety to suit every budget from a quick snack to fine dining. Richmond has something for everyone.


River Trips from Richmond Landing Stage

We operate regular cruises from Richmond Landing Stage, we are currently operating our 45-Minute Richmond Circular Cruise & a service between Kew Pier, Richmond Landing Stage & Hampton Court Landing Stage.

Richmond Circular Cruise

Journey Time: 45-Minute Round Trip



  Adult Child (5-15) Senior (60+)
Circular Cruise £10.00 £6.00  £8.00

Our Richmond Circular cruise is a 45-minute circular cruise from Richmond Landing Stage. The cruise takes place on-board the traditional passenger boat Princess Freda, a Dunkirk Little Ship steeped in history. The boat has seating in a comfortable saloon & on the spacious outside decks. There is also a fully licensed bar & toilet facilities on-board. During the cruise, a member of the crew will point out places of interest.

The cruise travels upriver offering excellent view of the Richmond riverfront & Richmond Hill before cruising round Glovers Ait to view Marble Hill House (an 18th century Palladian Villa). The cruise continues upriver passing Ham House & Eel Pie Island (once home to the famous Eel Pie Island Hotel) before reaching Teddington. Once at Teddington Lock (the upper limit of the tidal Thames) the boat will turn & cruise back downriver to Richmond.

At just £10.00 for adults, £6.00 for children & £8.00 for seniors this river cruise is a great value addition to your day out in Richmond.

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Kew, Richmond & Hampton Court Service

Journey Time from Richmond to Hampton Court: Approximately 1-Hour & 15-Minutes Each Way



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

We offer a direct service between Richmond Landing Stage & Hampton Court Landing Stage. The cruise takes just over an hour & passes through Teddington Lock, historic Kingston upon Thames & Thames Ditton before arriving at Hampton Court. 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. *River cruise tickets do not include entry to Hampton Court Palace or gardens.

On select days passengers can also join our morning sailing at Kew Pier & our evening service may continue downriver to Kew Pier. Click Here to check our Latest Sailings page for more information about departures to or from Kew Pier.

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National Rail

Richmond Station (Zone 4): Southwestern Rail Services (20 Minutes to London Waterloo)

London Underground

Richmond Station (Zone 4): 20 Minutes to London Waterloo

London Overground

Richmond Station (Zone 4)

Bus Services

Hill Rise: 65, N65

Cresswell Road: 33, 490, 969, H22, N22, R68, R70

Coach Parking

Old Deer Park, Richmond


Richmond Landing Stage Location

Address: Richmond Landing Stage, 7 Northumberland Place, Richmond, TW10 6TS


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. 


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.