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City Cruises operate daily from Poole Quay and Swanage Pier (1st April - 31st October 2020). Check the website for winter sailings.
We offer a wide selection of cruises along the Jurassic Coast, trips to the Victorian resort at Swanage and the Steam Railway, Poole Harbour cruises, Afternoon Tea or Lunch cruises, evening cruises or private charters.
A smart uniformed crew are on every cruise to welcome you and provide commentary on the glorious coastline and famous landmarks. Refreshments are available on all sailings, including a fully stocked bar. Food can be provided if booked in advance.
Our evening cruises enjoy the best view of the stunning summer fireworks displays, sunset at Old Harry Rocks with our Harbour Lights Cruise or you can join us for an evening Birdwatching trip guided by Durlston Park Rangers or evening Jurassic trip guided by Jurassic Coast Trust – both with an informative live commentary!
|Summer 2021 (1 April 2021 - 31 October 2021)|
* Check our website for Winter sailings.
April 1st - 31st October 2020:
Monday - Sunday
9.00am - 5.00pm
|Ticket Type||Ticket Tariff|
|Adult tickets||£11.50 per ticket|
|Family ticket (1 adult + 3 children)||£18.50 per ticket|
|Family ticket (2 adults + 3 children)||£30.00 per ticket|
|Under 17's tickets||£7.00 per ticket|
Prices listed are prices for our Harbour and Islands Cruise in April 2019 - April 2020.
Children under 5 years old travel free.
£2 charge for dogs and bikes.
Special group rates of 10% discount for a group of 15+ available.
Tickets can be purchased at City Cruises Poole ticket office at Poole Quay/Swanage Pier or call +44 (0)20 77 400 400 or visit our website www.citycruisespoole.com
In Poole the boats moor at the Quay - look for the red City Cruises kiosk. For SatNav the post code is BH15 1HJ.
If you are parking a car, then you will find Quay Visitors Car Park most popular - Sat Nav BH15 1SB
Boats depart from Swanage Pier - Pier Approach, Swanage, Dorset BH19 2AW
JOURNEY PLANNING: To plan your journey by public transport contact Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit their website: www.travelinesw.com to look up bus timetables. Calls cost 12p per minute plus your phone company's access charge.
Swanage Railway, SwanageEnjoy a nostalgic steam-train ride on the Purbeck line. Trains run for most of the year - daily from April to October and most weekends throughout the year. Park at Norden then catch a train to travel 6 miles south to Swanage, passing through Corfe Castle village.
Dorset Pass, PooleA sightseeing pass that will gain you free entry into various attractions across Dorset and more! Available for 1 day, 2 days or 3 days. The pass activates at the first attraction you visit, which allows you to pre-book your pass before you arrive in Dorset.
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