Opened in time for the Olympics as a Thames crossing between the ExCeL convention center and the O2 dome, it’s simply an enclosed, 10-person gondola that shuttles between two places most tourists never go, and it’s too far from the City to be of much panoramic use. Oyster cards work on it.
Emirates Air Line
Our Rating Hours Mon–Fri 7am–9pm, Sat 8am–9pm, Sun 9am–9pm Transportation Tube: North Greenwich or Royal Victoria DLR Phone 0843/222-1234 Prices journeys £4.30 adult, £2.20 child (without Oyster card); or £3.20 adult, £1.60 child (with Oyster); 5 to 10 min. long Web site Emirates Air Line
Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.