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Emirates Air Line Cable Car - Royal Docks

27 Western Gateway, London E16 1FA, England
+44 343 222 1234
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Last minute decision

Paid an unexpected visit before going to a concert at the O2, lovely sunny day so views were great... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Carole H
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Dagenham, United Kingdom
Up up and away

This cable car allows for spectacular views of London as you travel effortlessly and quietly over... read more

Reviewed yesterday
178CW1
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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27 Western Gateway, London E16 1FA, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Paid an unexpected visit before going to a concert at the O2, lovely sunny day so views were great but swayed a bit in the wind

Thank Carole H
Reviewed yesterday

This cable car allows for spectacular views of London as you travel effortlessly and quietly over the Thames. It was a wonderful even for a friend who suffers a little when up high. It was good value and included a mini display on one side....More

Thank 178CW1
Reviewed yesterday

I'm terrified of heights, I sweat and get white knuckles clinging to my seat. I have been on this with another adult, and again with 2 teens. I enjoyed it more the second time when I knew what I would feel like. Tremendous views across...More

Thank mandyofart
Reviewed yesterday

Went in the evening so did the one way slightly longer trip and explored at each end. Nice cable car trips and the view is incredible when it's good weather. Couldn't quite see the most famous parts of London but can see pretty far along...More

Thank lsgoldblatt
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Arrived at 9:30 on a Sunday morning. Had the gondola just the two of us. Went one way but the views are spectacular. It was a clear sunny day. Staff very friendly and well organised.

Thank Rowland K
Reviewed 4 days ago

Lucky enough to go on this today. Wonderful views over this part of the River Thames. It takes you up quite high. A smooth ride. Not at all bumpy. We came back to our hotel in Victoria Dock this way, once it had got dark,...More

2  Thank Julie E
Reviewed 4 days ago

Did this to the o2 & back once dark a real asset to this area & an absolute pleasure will be going back to take the grand children. Most enjoyable & easy to use.

Thank Sheila W
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is something new in London, something for all ages. The service was good and the price was very reasonable. My teenage travel companion get a lot of new information from aviation exhibition. It was very nice experience for an adult too. The attraction was...More

Thank Sari P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Got myself a return ticket, with my Oystercard (Gbp 8,40) from the Royal Docks to the Greenwich Peninsula and back. Great views, very friendly staff. A must do when you are in the area!

Thank MelmacSPL
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were visiting the Excel Centre recently and decided to take the tube and then the scenic route across the river. It was fantastic- the weather was perfect and the views stunning! Although the crossing took about 20 minutes it seemed more like two! The...More

Thank David A
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Kattz1971
Do you need to book in advance?
30 March 2017|
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Response from FaisalShb | Reviewed this property |
No. Either buy a ticket right there or use your Oyster card if you have one.
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AL33NA
Is the Night flight cable car experience operating right now? Also we have oyester cards, do we need to put extra money on them to buy those tickets or do we just show to received discounted tickets?
22 December 2016|
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Response from Fiona D | Reviewed this property |
Make sure you pay using the Oyster Card, or you will not receive the discount.
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Michael_edn
4 pound 50 for adults 2 pound 30 for children. My suggestion use an Oyster card, much easier and costs are cheaper 3 pound 50 for adults and 1 pound 70 for children.
15 November 2016|
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Response from Fiona D | Reviewed this property |
Make sure you use the Oyster card to pay! We thought we only had to show the card and it would be cheaper, but we were wrong, you actually have to buy the tickets with the Oyster card!
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