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Thames River Services (TRS) are a tour company providing sightseeing cruises on the River Thames in London. Thames River Services operate on the Thames under licence from London River Services, part of Transport for London.

Thames River Services (TRS)
London River Services
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Thames River Services M.V Thomas Doggett on her way to the Royal Borough of Greenwich.
LocaleLondon, UK
WaterwayRiver Thames
Transit typeSightseeing Cruises
OperatorThames River Services (TRS)
No. of lines1
No. of vessels12
No. of terminals3

TRS are owned by three companies Crown River Cruises, Viscount Cruises and Westminster Party Boats.[1]


Scheduled services depart daily from Westminster Pier and travel east along the Thames to Greenwich Pier before returning. In the summer, the boats also circle around the Thames Barrier. Westbound trips also call at St Katharine's Pier, next to Tower Bridge. The service includes a 524-seater capacity boat, which was launched in July 2017.[2]

Passengers who hold a Transport for London Travelcard and Oystercard are offered a 33% discount on ticket prices.


  1. ^, and. "Thames River Services: Meet The Fleet". Retrieved 21 January 2018.
  2. ^ "All aboard: 524-seater passenger boat on Thames sets sail". London Evening Standard. 12 July 2017. Retrieved 19 March 2019.

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