Thames Bonfire Night Cruise – London

Saturday 2nd November 2019


Join our Thames Bonfire Night Cruise for a Fun Bonfire Night to remember.


Our Thames Bonfire Night Cruise will take you on a relaxing cruise along the River Thames in London.


At 7.15pm, we will set sail from Westminster Pier. Once on-board you can enjoy a chilled glass of Sparkling Wine and Canapes as we sail past some of London’s greatest landmarks.

As we head West, you can reminisce as we sail past the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben, which were nearly destroyed by the infamous Guy Fawkes!

At 8pm we will moor in the middle of the River Thames for you to watch the Battersea Park Fireworks display.


Get your family and friends together to celebrate Bonfire Night in London with a difference on-board our classic River boats.


Each boat has a warm inside area and fully licensed bar, along with an outside deck to view the London fireworks from.

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Thames Bonfire Night Cruise

Remember remember the 5th November...

Sailing from Westminster Abbey sit back and remember how close we came to having this majestic building destroyed by Guy Fawkes.

Our Thames Bonfire Night Cruise will depart at 7.15pm and sail down the river to Battersea Park. On-board you can enjoy a glass of Sparkling Wine and Canapes. We will moor in position for you to experience the wonderful Battersea Park fireworks display before returning to disembark at 9pm.

Visibility of the fireworks in Battersea Park may be affected by a couple of factors, such as tide and traffic on the river, that are unfortunately outside of our control.

We cannot guarantee that products are free from nuts or traces of nuts.

  • Thames Bonfire Night Cruise
    Thames Bonfire Night Cruise

    • Scheduled Cruise from 19.15 – 21.15
    • Welcome glass of Sparkling Wine and Canapes
    • Fully Licensed Cash Bar
    • Views of Battersea Park Fireworks Display
    • Live Singer

Boats Boats

This is a standing event with NO reserved seating or tables.

Facilities Include:
- Occasional Tables inside lower deck
- Fully licensed bar
- Upper top deck

Unfortunately we are unable to accommodate wheelchair users on this cruise.


Our Thames Bonfire Night Cruises run to a very strict timetable and unfortunately we cannot wait for any late arrivals.

It is your responsibility to arrive at the pier in plenty of time for your cruise to avoid any disappointment.

We recommend that you arrive no later than fifteen minutes prior to your scheduled boarding time to ensure that you are at the pier and are ready to board.

Please be advised that once the boat departs, it cannot return to the pier to collect passengers, and refunds will not be offered in such circumstances.

  • 19.00 Boarding at Westminster Pier
    19.15 Prompt Departure
    21.15 Return to Westminster Pier
Location Location

Westminster Pier, Victoria Embankment, London SW1A 2JH


Here you will find answers to some of the most frequently asked questions, just click on the down arrow to reveal the answer.

Our Thames Dinner Cruise team are on hand if you require any further information or need help with booking - please call us on 0203 551 3942, phone lines are open Monday - Friday between 09.00 - 17.30.

  • Cancellation Policy
    We do not accept any cancellations with any of our Thames Bonfire Night Cruises, if tickets are cancelled then 100% of the ticket price is payable by the client.

    No refunds will be offered should the fireworks display be cancelled for weather, industrial action or any other item outside the control of Thames Cruises London Ltd and/or the Operating Company.
  • Child Policy
    Children ticket prices are available for ages aged 5 – 17 years.

    Prams, bassinets and push chairs are not permitted on the vessels and high chairs are not available.
  • Dress Code
    Wrap up warm!
  • Accessibility
    We request that you inform us of special needs or disabilities at the time of booking in order for us to meet any personal requirements.

    We are unable to accommodate wheelchair users on this cruise.
  • Smoking
    Smoking is permitted on designated outside areas only.
  • Inclement Weather
    The Thames Bonfire Night Cruises operate regardless of the weather unless in conditions of poor visibility. The Captain will make the decision on the day if the cruise will not operate. You will be informed of your options on the day if this affects you. Our vessels are closed in so you will not be affected by wind, snow or rain.

    No refunds will be offered should the fireworks display be cancelled for weather, industrial action or any other item outside the control of Thames Cruises London Ltd and/or the Operating Company.
  • How to Book
    To book this cruise please either click the “BUY NOW” button on the package and follow the online booking process or call our reservations team on 0203 551 3942 (open Monday – Friday 09.00 – 17.30).

    Full payment is required at the time of booking.

    Once you have completed the booking process you will receive an automated booking summary via email.

    A boarding confirmation will be sent 2 weeks prior to the cruise and will state the boat name, schedule and pier location.

    Please check your boarding confirmation carefully and inform us immediately if anything is incorrect.

    You will need to print your boarding confirmation and present it on arrival at the pier in exchange for your boarding pass.