Emirates Air Line Discovery Experience

The Discovery Experience includes a round trip on the Cable Car (non-stop return), free entry to the Emirates Aviation Experience and a complimentary souvenir guide.

Non-stop return trip on the Emirates Air Line cable car
Complimentary souvenir guide
Free entry to the Emirates Aviation Experience
Important Information
Opening Hours:

1st October to 31st of March ( Winter Schedule )
Monday to Thursday 7am to 9pm
Friday 7:00am to 11:00pm
Saturday / Bank Holidays 8:00am to 11:00pm
Sunday 9:00am to 9:00pm

You boarding pass is valid from either Royal Docks or Greenwich Peninsula.

Experience times:
Weekdays between 07am to 9am: 5min approx.
After 7pm every day: 12-13min (night flight experience).
All other times: 10 minutes approx.
Frequency: Every 30 seconds.

The Emirates Aviation Experience
Open Daily
11:00-19:00 (Last entry: 18:30)
The Emirates Aviation Experience is located beside Emirates Air Line Terminal Greenwich Peninsula.


Greenwich Peninsula, Unit 1, 2, 3 & 4 Emirates Cable Car Terminal, Edmund Halley Way, London SE10 0FR.
The nearest transport options are:
Tube: North Greenwich (Jubilee line)
River: North Greenwich Pier

Royal Docks, 27 Western Gateway, London E16 1FA
The nearest transport options are:
DLR: Royal Victoria

Please note:

Emirates Air Line may temporarily close if there is threat of lightning and thunder to the surrounding area or extremely strong winds.
The Emirates Air Line is fully accessible to most wheelchairs and pushchairs.
Offers step-free access and space for bicycles in each cabin.
Car parking facilities are available, including at North Greenwich Tube station and the O2.
Nearest toilet facilities are available at North Greenwich Tube station
Emirates Air Line does not operate on the 25th of December.


Experience breathtaking city views by air on London's cable car. At just under 300ft, the Emirates Air Line cable car is the highest observation point over the River Thames, spanning just over 1km between the Greenwich Peninsula (near The O2) and the Royal Docks (near ExCeL London).

Just 15 minutes from the city centre, the cable car is a must do leisure attraction among Londoners and tourists alike. Giving visitors a unique opportunity to experience the city's iconic skyline as they relax and take in aerial views of the capital. Just some of the sights and attractions that can be seen include Canary Wharf, St Paul's Cathedral, the Shard, The O2, the Thames Barrier and Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

Emirates Air Line Discovery Experience
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