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Emirates Air Line Cable Car - Greenwich Peninsula

Emirates Cable Car Terminal Edmund Halley Way, London SE10 0FR, England
+44 343 222 1234
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Excellent although long queues

Really good, a bit scary though. Long queues to pay and board. Trip is about 10 minutes and each... read more

Reviewed today
sally50Benfleet
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London from the Sky

We started our journey as the sun was setting.What can amazing view of the sunset and of London as... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nadia S
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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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Emirates Cable Car Terminal Edmund Halley Way, London SE10 0FR, England
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Reviewed today

Really good, a bit scary though. Long queues to pay and board. Trip is about 10 minutes and each car takes about 10 people

Thank sally50Benfleet
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We started our journey as the sun was setting.What can amazing view of the sunset and of London as the lights came on.Picture perfect. The ride was smooth and the cars were clean and comfortable. Entrance to the ride took less than five minutes. This...More

1  Thank Nadia S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had travelled all the way to London to go on this so called epic journey portrayed by the mighty Emirates and I tell you what, it was a good experience but really short and sweet and I know we chose to go single journey only...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you’re not sure if you’re little ones are ready for the eye then try this. You might even argue this is better. At £1.70 for a child you get a fast and scenic view of London. This goes HIGH above London, great for photos...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Key:take prepaid Oyster cards for no-queuing and best price £3.50 adult & &1.75 child Professional friendly staff Great little cafe with good coffee, fresh sandwiches and nice cakes Next to the O2 arena (the Dome) go I’ve the Thames in style there is a beach...More

1  Thank Silver Dove C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are a tourist and expect to see from this cable car whole London and enjoy a view you might be disappointed. I think this cable car is great for Londoners, as an additional attraction. We have enjoyed as we live here, but I...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great ride with fantastic views. Got there around 10 ish on a Monday morning and found no queues. Easy to get to from nearby DLR station. Boarding was simple after paying by Oyster card. Great views on the way over. Took about 10 mins. Reasonably...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the trip. Spectacular view around london. Great fun. Will definitely recommend the experience.

Thank Manish S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a private cabin with this amazing cable line. Wondeful experience and amazing view over the city and the river. A bit expensive, but def worth a try!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unexpected fun trip across the Thames and back. Show your Oyster card for a reduction on ticket price. Lovely audio guide.

Thank Fotogo
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Debbie B
14 August 2018|
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Response from siona k | Reviewed this property |
If you live in London you can use your Oyster card also I am sure that if you have a picture of your ticket from an email confirmation they’d be happy to accept that but best to call ahead and check
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Colin B
20 May 2018|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
Not sure , please website or contact them direct please
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richie s
26 February 2018|
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Response from Ly2ns74 | Reviewed this property |
Best option, as other have mentioned is to have a view on the website. Hope you have a clearer day than we had.
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