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Boat trips

Boat trips


Oxford River Cruises provides a range of luxury boat trips, sightseeing tours and unique picnic cruises in the heart of the historic city of Oxford.

Their vessels provide a comfortable and intimate setting for an unforgettable river experience and one of the most memorable things to do during your visit to Oxford.

Public Cruise can be booked online at or over the phone.

Private Hire and Group Bookings are welcomed. Oxford River Cruises private hire vessels are the perfect venue aboard which to celebrate birthdays, anniversaries, company achievements and all manner of special occasions. Information on pricing and suggested itineraries can be found at Please email or telephone to discuss bespoke itineraries and to make a booking.

Cruises depart from No.1 Folly Bridge, Oxford's unique riverside restaurant where boat passengers can enjoy excellent food and drinks before or after their cruise.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Facilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic siteRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeGuided tours for individualsGuided tours for groupsWedding receptions

Opening details

Oxford River Cruises offers a number of cruises for which members of the public can purchase individual tickets.

Public Cruises run daily from April 1st to October 31st. Group bookings and Private Hire are available year round. The cruises operate on a pre-booked basis. These cruises are very popular so early booking is recommended. Please check their website for cruise timings, availability and online booking.


River cruises available from £9.00 per person


1 Folly Bridge,

Boat Trips



See location of Oxford River Cruises on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SP 501060  Lat: 51.74614 Long: -1.25660

Varoius locations available

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Oxford station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Guided tours for individualsGuided tours for individuals
  • Guided tours for groupsGuided tours for groups
  • Wedding receptionsWedding receptions