Thames – Departure Points

London Tower Pier –  Beside Tower of London, EC3N 4DT.  No parking available at the pier. Approx 10 mins walk from Tower Hill underground.  Tourist Information –  020 8305 5235

Gravesend – Gravesend Town Pier, DA11 0BJ.  No wheelchair access from the pier. Rail – Gravesend Railway Station approx 10 min walk.  Parking – Market Square Car Park approx 5 min walk.  Tourist Information – 01474 337600

Southend – Southend Pier, SS1 1EE.  Arrive at pier gate 40 mins before departure.  Southend Pier train – Adults £5.35 return / Child £2.65 return.  Tourist information – 01702 618747

Whitstable – Whitstable Harbour, CT5 1AD.  Rail – Whitstable train station approx 15 min walk.

Margate – Margate Pier, CT9 1JD Tourist Information – 01843 577577

Clacton – Clacton Pier, CO15 1QX Tourist Information – 01255 686633

Harwich – Halfpenny Pier, CO12 3HH. Pay & display parking at the quay.  Rail – Harwich Town Station approx 10 min walk. Tourist Information – 03330 134105

Ipswish – Coaches depart from Orwell Quay. Tourist Information – 01473 258070

The coaches will start boarding passengers 15 minutes prior to the departure time.  The coaches will drop you directly at Halfpenny Pier in Harwich where Waverley will be waiting for you to board.  You should make your way straight to the ship when you disembark the coach.

Southwold –  Southwold Pier, IP18 6BN. Upon entering Southwold follow the brown tourist signs to the Pier.  Southwold Pier North Parade, IP18 6BN.  Pay & display parking at the pier.

Margate – Margate Pier, CT9 1JD. Pay & display parking at the pier.  Rail – Margate Train Station approx 15 min walk.  Tourist Information – 01843 577577