Getting to Abingdon-on-Thames 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.
There are a four mooring places in Abingdon which are very close to the town’s historical buildings, shopping centre and bus stops. All mooring is FREE for 5 consecutive days. These can be found at:
Rye Farm Meadow
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.
Abingdon is within 2-3 hours by car from the following sea ports:
all of which are served by major road links to Abingdon.