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It’s time to take to the Thames and save money by opting for London’s happiest commute

(27 January 2020) Try cruising through rush hour and save 20% on season tickets with Thames Clippers (www.thameclippers.com), London’s River Bus service.

New Thames Clippers commuters can save 20% on a week’s or month’s season ticket when claimed by 8 March 2020, saving money while taking to the river for a commute that’s fast, convenient and comfortable.

Taking up the offer also means trying out London’s happiest commute, according to research by the University of Greenwich. Looking into the links between commuting and wellbeing, the study shows that those who travel to and from work by boat are happiest*.

It’s no wonder when Thames Clippers ensures everyone has a comfortable experience – a cosy heated cabin in the winter and cool air con in summer, a guaranteed seat and outdoor space to get the breeze in your hair. The licenced on-board bar means commuters can also enjoy a coffee and a bite to eat or a post-work tipple on the way home. The latest timetable includes later sailings with the last westbound service to London Eye (Waterloo) Pier departing North Greenwich Pier at 22:50 and the last eastbound service to Woolwich (Royal Arsenal) Pier departing Westminster Pier at 23:45.

The Take the Thames offer features 20% savings on weekly and monthly season tickets on the free Thames Clippers Tickets app: for example, a Central and East monthly season ticket costs £106.84, saving more than £25. Available to new customers and those who have not purchased a season ticket via the Thames Clippers Tickets app since 31 March 2019, claim the offer no later than 8 Mar 2020 (inclusive), find out more at thamesclippers.com/takethethames.

Thames Clippers is the leading River Bus service on the River Thames. Services run at 20 minute intervals between key London piers including, Canary Wharf, Tower, London Bridge City, Westminster and London Eye for Waterloo, as well as several residential piers, including Battersea Power Station, Greenwich and North Greenwich, between Putney in the West and Woolwich (Royal Arsenal) in the East. In 2019, Thames Clippers achieved a punctuality score of 97% (running within 5 minutes of timetabled departure)