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Emirates Air Line Cable Car - Greenwich Peninsula

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Address: Emirates Cable Car Terminal Edmund Halley Way, London SE10 0FR, England
Phone Number: +44 343 222 1234
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08:00 - 23:00
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Sun 09:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 07:00 - 21:00
Fri 07:00 - 23:00
Sat 08:00 - 23:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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Emirates Air Line crosses the River Thames between Greenwich Peninsula and...

Emirates Air Line crosses the River Thames between Greenwich Peninsula and the Royal Docks, just five minutes from the O2 by North Greenwich Tube station. Cabins arrive every 30 seconds and flights are approximately 10 minutes each way.

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A great view across The Thames

As long as your not scared of heights then go on a short cable car ride across the River Thames. You wont be disappointed and get a great view of the O2. Highly recommended and... read more

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Horsham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

As long as your not scared of heights then go on a short cable car ride across the River Thames. You wont be disappointed and get a great view of the O2. Highly recommended and good value for money. Discount with a Travelcard.

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Have been wanting to do this for ages and it was so worth it! You can use your Oyster card so it's super easy. If it's a clear day, go at sunset! The views won't disappoint.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My nephew and I visited this attraction simply because we were passing it and I have to say it was the highlight of the day. The nice thing about it was that we had a pod to ourselves as I thought we may have to share with strangers. If u are in the area it is well worth a visit

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had often wanted to take a trip on this attraction and finally got our wish on a cold but bright Sunday morning. The cheapest way to take the trip is either by tapping an Oyster card or a contactless debit card. The staff are helpful and friendly and the whole experience is very well run. The ride takes about... More 

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff from the ticket office to the gate line were very engaging and helpful and made toy fell very welcome, the trip was wonderful with great views across London and a pleasant experience. I’d recommend this attraction to anyone.

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leicester
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great way to travel over the Thames !! Had a return trip on the cable car stopping of for a coffee between rides !!

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Howden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to visit this attraction on a bright and sunny Saturday morning. Situated close to the O2 stadium, the cable car is accessed via the Jubilee tube and is just a short walk from the station. We were able to walk directly onto the ride using contactless payment and all four of us were seated in our own cable car.... More 

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Blackpool
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to head here last minute on friday afternoon with a friend.Ticket prices where not too clear but got a good deal using my friends Oyster card which included the Emirates museum next door. Great views of London on the cable and worth doing I.M.O,one of the cheaper things to do in London.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We used the cable car as a method of transport to get to & from the Royal Victoria Dockyard. We thought it would be a fun & different way to travel across. We had a great trip & enjoyed it alot.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Expensive foe what it is. Not very clear on how to purchase tickets at the beginning. Long wait to get into the cars. Views are okay crossing the river but no spectacular. the only thing you can see is the dome and canary wharf. When you cross to the other side you have to exit the car, go back through... More 

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