Is Uber boat same as Thames Clipper?

Uber Boat by Thames Clippers stops at 24 piers along the Thames between Barking Riverside Pier in the East and Putney Pier in the West. Services run from early in the morning until late at night 7 days a week. Like the tube, the river is divided into zones: West, Central and East.

How often is Thames Clipper?

Yes, our scheduled service runs every 20 minutes throughout the day. Alight at North Greenwich Pier for The O2, it’s a short walk from the pier. Check the timetable before travelling.

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Are there toilets on the Thames Clipper?

Toilets. There are toilets with accessible facilities on board most of the fleet. Our larger boats also have baby changing tables.

How much is a boat ride on the River Thames?

Single Tickets

Single ride tickets vary depending on your starting and ending point. Prices start at £10.80/adult (16+), £7.05/child (5-15), free for infants 4 and under. See their full list of single and return ticket prices here.

Does a Travelcard include Thames Clipper?

Travelcards. You get 1/3 off the Uber Boat by Thames Clippers River Bus and most sightseeing River Tours if you have a Travelcard. If your Travelcard is on your Oyster card, touch in on the yellow card reader to get the discounted fare. If you have a paper ticket, you need to show it to staff when buying your ticket.

How are Thames Clippers powered?

Scania engines are used on Jupiter Clipper and Mercury Clipper, as well as on the previous Hunt class vessels and on Thames Clippers ferries Star Clipper, Storm Clipper and Sky Clipper. Each newbuild is equipped with two Scania DI16 072M marine diesel engines, rated at 625kW (850hp) at 2,100 rpm.

Is Thames Clipper part of TfL?

River Bus services are operated by Uber Boat by Thames Clippers. TfL manages the piers and licenses river passenger services. To contact TfL, phone: 0343 222 1234 (TfL call charges) or email [email protected]. All River Bus boats are covered and most boats also have a small outside deck area.

Does Uber own uber boat?

The boats and piers will be branded with a newly-created Uber Boat by Thames Clippers brand but the service will continue to be fully operated by Thames Clippers. There is no change in Thames Clippers’ ownership; AEG, owners and operators of The O2, own the majority stake in the company.

How many Thames Clippers are there?

Five Thames Clippers routes operate between Putney in the west and Royal Arsenal, Woolwich, in the east, with the hub being North Greenwich in the shadow of The 02 with the lay over facilities being across the river from here at Trinity Buoy Wharf.

How much does it cost to get an Oyster card?

How much does an Oyster card cost? The Oyster card costs £7. You then add money to the card to pay for your travel. The £7 fee is not a deposit.

Is it cheaper to use an Oyster card or contactless?

It’s the easiest and most convenient way to pay, is supported on every form of transport, and in most cases is either cheaper or the same price as using an Oyster card.

What happens if you don’t tap out underground?

Charges if you don’t touch in and out

If you don’t touch in and out, we can’t tell where you’ve travelled from or to, so your journey will be incomplete. Maximum fares don’t count towards capping. If you don’t touch in, you may be charged a penalty fare.

What happens if I tap in twice?

It’s to stop people gaming the system. If you tap in at a station, you can’t pass your oyster card back to your mate behind, the system won’t accept two consecutive tap ins. However, it WILL accept them if the two are broken up by a tap out.

What’s the maximum charge on the London Underground?

Your journey time

A single maximum fare is: up to £8.90 in Zones 1-9. up to £26.00 beyond Zone 9, including on the Heathrow Express.