British Isles

When you travel around The British Isles, you will visit amazing destinations that are full of contrasts. From inspiring cities to beautiful landscapes, the British Isles has everything a traveller could possibly want. Travelling by ferry around these amazing islands can open up the route less travelled and provide you with memories that last a lifetime. From world leading culture, sport and dining in our cities to the tranquility and beauty of the channel islands, ferry travel provides a unique opportunity to explore and discover what makes this collection of islands so special. Whether it’s attending globally renowned arts and music festivals on the beautiful Isle of Wight, the full throttle experience of the TT races on the Isle of Man or relaxing in the outstandingly beautiful, uncrowded and unspoilt Isles of Scilly, it’s all made possible by our network of ferry ports that link everything together. When you travel around the British Isles by ferry, you will be on the path less trodden, you will be setting the itinerary and the journey will be spectacular. Start exploring and you’ll never stop!

 

How to have a great cycling holiday in London via ferry

Whether you’re a fair-weather cyclist or a serious rider, saddle up and discover the London’s best bits by bike on board MBNA Thames Clippers. Enjoy a scenic ride along the South Bank, passing iconic sights like the London Eye and Tate Modern, or, for a more adrenaline-fuelled adventure, climb on top of an icon with Up at The O2 by the MBNA Thames Clippers port at North Greenwich Pier.

Even better, thanks to the citywide network of Santander Cycles – more commonly known as Boris Bikes– you don’t even have to bring your bike for the perfect cycling holiday. These can be hired from as little as £2, and are available at automated collection points all across the city; simply grab, one, ride it, and return it when you’re done. For more information on cycling in London visit tfl.gov.uk/modes/cycling/

For more information and booking, visit www.thamesclippers.com, or call 020 7001 2200

Ferry company policies and charges

Cyclists can sail through the heart of London on the MBNA Thames Clippers ferry services, stopping off regularly and sightseeing by bike from each pier. MBNA Thames Clippers serve 22 piers across London, from Putney in the West to Woolwich in the East. Each ferry has space for up to 10 cycles on a first come, first-served basis at no extra charge. Visit www.mbnathamesclippers.com for more information.

MBNA Thames Clippers offers return All Zone crossings in London from £19.80 for foot passengers.  Each ferry has space for up to 10 cycles on a first come, first-served basis at no extra charge. Visit www.mbnathamesclippers.com for more information.

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