Putney Pier †

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Putney Pier is situated in South West London on the Banks of the River Thames and marks the start of the famous Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race. The pier is owned and managed by Livett's Launches and there are sightseeing and commuter serivces that call at Putney Pier. Sightseeing services are operated by Westminster Passenger Services (Upriver) Association while the commuter service ending at Blackfriars is run by Thames Executive Charters.


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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

East Putney Tube Station
12 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Putney Railway Station
8 minutes walk
Barnes Railway Station
21 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Riverside West Car Park
23 minutes walk

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The Lodge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £93† 34% off
52-54 Upper Richmond Road, SW15 | 16 minutes from Putney Pier
Located in west London's attractive Putney area, the Lodge Hotel offers a superior standard of accommodation, with rooms divided into three categories: standard, executive and luxury. ... More
Holiday Inn Express Wandsworth
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £44† 40% off
Smuggler's Way, SW18 | 22 minutes from Putney Pier
There are very few hotels in this sort of price range in London that put you so close to such an attractive stretch of the river. ... More
Holiday Inn Express London Earls Court
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £67† 28% off
295 North End Road, W14 | 28 minutes from Putney Pier
The North End Road with it's marvellous Saturday food market, is the home of this shiny new hotel. In easy walking distance of Chelsea football club, ... More
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Alternative River Piers nearest Putney Pier

Nearest to Putney Pier
Kew Pier
London > Travel > River Piers
Kew, TW9 | 3.2 miles from Putney Pier
Kew Pier is conveniently close to the Royal Botanical Gardens at Kew (Kew Pier to the main garden gate is approximately 600 metres) and not much ... More
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Bankside Pier
London > Travel > River Piers
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 5.9 miles from Putney Pier
Bankside Pier is located next to the Shakespeare's Globe Theatre and close to Tate Modern. From Bankside Pier a†hop-on hop-off circular cruise operates during summer and ... More
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Greenwich Pier
London > Travel > River Piers
Cutty Sark Gardens, SE10 | 9 miles from Putney Pier
Greenwich Pier delivers boat loads of visitors to the major tourist attractions of the area: the National Maritime Museum, Royal Observatory and Old Royal Naval College ... More
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Travel near Putney Pier

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Serpentine Solar Shuttle
London > Travel > Boats
The Boat House, Serpentine Road, Hyde Park, Hyde Park, London W2 | 3.6 miles from Putney Pier
Gliding noiselessly across the Serpentine in Hyde Park, the Solar Shuttle is an eco-friendly way to get from one end of the lake to the other. ... More
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Paddington Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Praed Street, Paddington, London W2 | 3.9 miles from Putney Pier
The most striking feature of this historic station is the glazed domed roof over the main train shed, dating back to 1854. It consists of three ... More
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Hammerton's Ferry
London > Travel > Boats
Orleans Road, TW1 | 4.5 miles from Putney Pier
Make a waterborne crossing over the River Thames from Ham House to Marble Hill House by boat on the Hammerton's Ferry. It's a seasonal foot/bike ferry ... More
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Events near Putney Pier

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The Honeyslides: A Tribute To Neil Young
London > Events > Music †Dates: Sunday 24th September 2017 - 8pm
Putney Pier, 93 Lower Richmond Road, SW15 | 3 minutes from Putney Pier
The five-piece outfit fronted by Tom Billington perform music from the Canadian singer-songwriters back catalogue....More
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Space Blues Extravaganza
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Tuesday 26th September 2017 - 8pm
Putney Pier, 93 Lower Richmond Road, SW15 | 3 minutes from Putney Pier
Singer-songwriters Troy Redfern, Jack J Hutchinson and Mike Ross bring their brands of energetic hard-rocking space-blues to the stage....More
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Kossoff - The Band Plays On
London > Events > Music †Dates: Thursday 28th September 2017 - 8pm
Putney Pier, 93 Lower Richmond Road, SW15 | 3 minutes from Putney Pier
Terry Slesser and John Buckton perform covers of songs by Paul Kossoff's Free and Back Street Crawler bands....More
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Half Moon
London > Entertainment > Live Music
93 Lower Richmond Road, SW15 | 3 minutes from Putney Pier
The Half Moon is a big pub not far from the riverside in Putney. With its own live music room, it hosts an amazing array of ... More
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Putney Arts Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Ravenna Road, SW15 | 9 minutes from Putney Pier
Set up by Maurice Copus, a teacher at Southfields School, in 1959, Putney Arts Theatre has a long history of staging fringe theatre ... More
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The Bull's Head, Barnes
London > Entertainment > Jazz Clubs
373 Lonsdale Road, SW13 | 30 minutes from Putney Pier
The Bull's Head, or 'The Bull', as it's known by locals, is located in a prominant spot in Barnes, overlooking the River Thames and boasts a ... More
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Sights and Attractions near Putney Pier

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Putney Pier
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Fulham Palace
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Bishops Avenue, SW6 | 5 minutes from Putney Pier
A hugely popular afternoon out for weekending West London families, Fulham Palace is truly beautiful. Originally a country retreat for London's bishops (it only stopped ... More
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Museum Of Fulham Palace
London > Attractions > Museums
Bishop's Avenue, SW6 | 5 minutes from Putney Pier
The long history of Fulham Palace, previously home to the Bishops of London, is told through the on-site museum which opened in April 2007. Through interactive ... More
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Pottery Cafe
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
735 Fulham Road, SW6 | 18 minutes from Putney Pier
All Fulham mums know and love the Pottery Cafe - it's practically a rite of passage for new mums to take their babies here to get ... More
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Shopping near Putney Pier

The best shops and markets near Putney Pier
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Circa Vintage Clothes
London > Shopping > Clothing
64 Fulham High Street, SW6 | 7 minutes from Putney Pier
The total antithesis of mass-produced, high-street fashion stores, Circa Vintage is a real one-off. Stocking an impressive range of antique garments, from billowing 30s chiffon creations ... More
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Christmas Trees: Pines and Needles, Bishops Park
London > Shopping > Specialists
Bishops Park Tennis Centre, Bishops Avenue, SW6 | 7 minutes from Putney Pier
A rose-nosed reindeer walks into a bar and the elf barman says: "Why the long face?" Rudolf duly replies: "I've got pines and needles". Yes, yes... ... More
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Christmas Trees: Pines and Needles, Barnes
London > Shopping > Specialists
Rocks Lane Sports Centre, Rocks Lane, SW13 | 16 minutes from Putney Pier
A rose-nosed reindeer walks into a bar and the elf barman says: "Why the long face?" Rudolf duly replies: "I've got pines and needles". Yes, yes... ... More
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Emile's
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
96 - 98 Felsham Road, SW15 | 3 minutes from Putney Pier
International cuisine ... More
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The Half Moon
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
93 Lower Richmond Road, SW15 | 3 minutes from Putney Pier
Gastropub... More
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Caparossa
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
3B The Piazza, 30 Brewhouse Lane, SW15 | 3 minutes from Putney Pier
A stone's throw from the banks of the Thames, Caparossa hosts a charming Mediterranean setting, perfect to serve the traditional delicacies from Southern Italy. Delightful charcuterie ... More
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Near Putney Pier
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Royal College of Art, Dyson Building
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Hester Road, Battersea, London SW11 | 2.3 miles from Putney Pier
The £21 million Dyson Building makes up the largest part of the purpose-built Battersea campus of the prestigious Royal College of Art. Located at 1 Hester ... More
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King Street College
London > Education > English Language Courses
47 Shepherd's Bush Green, W12 | 2.5 miles from Putney Pier
This school teaches about 800 students from 40 different countries, offering general and exam focused English language courses for adults. Students prepare for the Cambridge exams and ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
155 Talgarth Road, Hammersmith, London W14 | 31 minutes from Putney Pier
LAMDA is among the most famous and prestigious acting schools in the world. It is very hard to be selected for a course here, but almost ... More
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Putney Pier gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Bishops Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Bishop's Avenue, SW6 | 7 minutes from Putney Pier
This long strip of parkland running alongside the Thames with views over the river towards Putney gets its name from the former resident of Fulham Palace ... More
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Craven Cottage - Fulham FC
London > Leisure > Spectator Sport
Stevenage Road, SW6 | 10 minutes from Putney Pier
The much-loved, ramshackle home of Fulham FC, Craven Cottage gets its name from the royal hunting lodge that used to sit where the centre circle of ... More
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Putney Lawn Tennis Club
London > Leisure > Racquet Sports
Balmuir Gardens, SW15 | 10 minutes from Putney Pier
Head south of the river for an energetic runabout on the courts of Putney. It might not be the world famous All England Club in Wimbledon, ... More
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Pubs near Putney Pier

The best pubs near London Putney Pier.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Duke's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
8 Lower Richmond Road, SW15 | 1 minute from Putney Pier
Messing about on the river is all very well but sometimes it's even better to watch others doing it while you get the pints in. And ... More
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The Half Moon
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
93 Lower Richmond Road, SW15 | 3 minutes from Putney Pier
Gastropub... More
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The Coat & Badge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
8 Lacy Road, Putney, SW15 | 3 minutes from Putney Pier
Gastropub... More
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Nightlife near Putney Pier

Putney Pier clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Munki
London > Nightlife > Bars
12 Putney High Street, SW15 | 3 minutes from Putney Pier
Cocktails for cheeky monkeys are served at Munki, a late night bar offering sophisticated drinks at a 100-cover venue split over three floors and overlooking Putney ... More
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Bar Local (Fulham)
London > Nightlife > Bars
2-8 Dawes Road, Fulham, London SW6 | 23 minutes from Putney Pier
In Bar Local, where cocktails are king, there's a decent, eclectic menu of tall drinks that won’t break the bank awaiting you. The house speciality is ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Below The Cut
London > Nightlife > Bars
461 North End Road, SW6 | 23 minutes from Putney Pier
Hidden below Hanger SW6, Below The Cut is a drinking den for meat lovers with liquor and cocktails served alongside bar snacks that champion a forgotten ... More
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Meeting venue hire near Putney Pier

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Putney Pier.
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Olympia London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hammersmith Road, Kensington, London W14 | 2.1 miles from Putney Pier
Times have changed since the Olympia first flung open its doors to the public on Boxing Day 1886 for the Hippodrome Circus, with the promise of ... More
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Chelsea Football Club and Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Stamford Bridge Ground Fulham Road, Fulham, London SW6 | 29 minutes from Putney Pier
What a difference a game makes... at the end of 1993, a couple of surprise results lifted the Blues out of mid-table and into the Champions ... More
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Earls Court Conference and Exhibition Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Warwick Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 34 minutes from Putney Pier
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The Royal Academy hosts a major Jasper Johns exhibition in 2017, showcasing his work in the Main Galleries show. Regarded ...More

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