Getting to Abingdon-on-Thames by boat

By boat

The River Thames is the longest river in England and runs from the Cotswolds to London – 210 miles of glorious riverside scenery running through areas of outstanding beauty.

For more information on Mooring in Abingdon please see the Vale of White Horse District Council's website here 

Hire Boats

Abingdon also offers day boat hire – ranging from self-driven small motor boats to rowing boats – these can hired from the Abingdon Boat Centre.

Boat Day Trips

Salters Steamers provide day trips from Abingdon to Oxford, 7-days a week between May and September; they also provide other boats trips along the Thames.

Sea Ferries

Abingdon is within 2-3 hours by car from the following sea ports:

Dover

Fishguard

Poole

Portsmouth

Weymouth

all of which are served by major road links to Abingdon.

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