Embankment Pier

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Embankment Pier
Embankment pier 3.jpg
The Pier on the River Thames
Type River bus and tourist/leisure services
Locale River Thames, London, UK
Owner London River Services
Operator London River Services

Embankment Pier is a pier on the River Thames in London, UK. It is located on the North Bank of the river, immediately next to the Hungerford Bridge and directly outside the river entrance to Embankment tube station. It is also conveniently close to Charing Cross railway station.


The Embankment Pier is the main western departure point for the MBNA Thames Clippers route RB1 commuter service.

All commuter services go west (upriver) to London Eye Pier before turning and continuing east (downriver) to the North Greenwich Pier for The O2.

The pier is operated by London River Services. The pier has ticket booths for Circular Cruise Westminster and Thames Clippers however they are only open at the busiest times of the day.


Local attractions[edit]

The entrance to Embankment Pier

North bank

South Bank


Preceding station   London River Services   Following station
toward Putney
Putney to Blackfriars Service
Terminus Commuter Service
Westminster to St Katharine's Circular

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Coordinates: 51°30′26″N 0°07′16″W / 51.5073°N 0.121193°W / 51.5073; -0.121193