This year marks the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo, an epic battle and turning point in world history. The battle shares its namesake with London RIB Voyages HQ, situated in the heart of London’s Waterloo, but the battle itself was fought near Waterloo in present-day Belgium, then part of the United Kingdom of […]

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The 4th July is synonymous with celebration, as it’s the day of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, when the USA declared independence from Great Britain. But this year it was the cause for celebration here in the UK too, as we welcomed the 40th Thames Barge Driving Race on the […]


Tomorrow sees the hotly anticipated launch of new South Bank attraction Shrek’s Adventure – and we can’t wait! The fully immersive walk-and-ride attraction will soon be joining us at our South Bank home, offering visitors the chance to see Shrek and Princess Fiona, Donkey, Puss in Boots and the whole rest of the inhabitants of […]

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This year marks the 800th anniversary of the sealing of Magna Carta, a commemoration of national and international significance. Due to its central place in English history and its impact across the world, a wide range of events and activities are taking place across the UK, with a focus on Runnymede, where the document was […]


If you’ve ever tried a trip on one of our racy red speedboats you’ll know our comedian guides are as funny as they are informative. But did you know many of them are currently starring in adverts, shown on national TV? Next time you’re in the middle of an ad break keep an eye out […]

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We’ve got something dad will love! Give the gift of speed this Father’s Day; you know it won’t disappoint! Choose from our fastest, most exciting London RIB Voyages tours, and take your dad on the ultimate Thames adventure. Each exhilarating trip along the Thames is hosted by one of our hilarious comedian guides. We’ll help […]


Those with an eye on the River Thames might have spotted something a little out of the ordinary last Friday.   Floating on the river, along with our famous bright red speedboats, was a giant rugby ball. But this was no ordinary giant floating rugby ball… oh no! Hidden within it was Rugby World Cup […]

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The Thames Festival returns this September, bringing with it a season of Thames-themed fun, but whilst we wait there are plenty of unusual happenings on the river to keep us entertained… One such event got the whole city talking last week, when people began to notice an odd floating house making its way along the […]


We’re celebrating at London RIB Voyages HQ today, because after five years of winning the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence we have been welcomed into the TripAdvisor Hall of Fame! We’ve consistently received great feedback on the travel review site, and currently are rated 5.0 of 5 stars, with 2,557 reviews from our fantastic visitors.   […]


On Monday 7th June 2010 we at London RIB Voyages welcomed Tauck guests onto our super speedy speedboats for the very first time. London was basking in summer sunshine as guests stepped aboard and waited for the adventure to begin. And a new first-class partnership was born. Since that day, we have been showing Tauck […]


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