Clyde Cruises are currently operating a riverbus service on the Clyde from the city centre to Braehead.
Lead Partner: Clyde Cruises
Other Partners: Clyde Waterfront
Glasgow City Council
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The regular service provides a route along the river to the
Braehead Shopping centre, with stops at Plantation Quay (the
Science Centre) and Yorkhill Quay (for the Riverside Museum).
Popular with tourists and local people alike, this is a great
way to get about the city in summer. The Clyde Cruises route is seasonal, with
daily sailings from May to October.
Trialled with support from Glasgow City Council and Clyde
Waterfront, thousands of people have already enjoyed a unique view
of the river and the regeneration that is taking place on its
This historic ferry route has been reinstated to provide a
passenger ferry service to the new Riverside Museum. The 5 minute
crossing provides a link from Govan subway station to Glasgow's new
The service is currently running during the summer season.
14 May - 14 October 2012
In operation summer 2012, till October
Support of up to £30,000 and further marketing support from the Clyde Waterfront Strategic Partnership and Glasgow City Council.
Between 2003 and 2014 Clyde Waterfront was a strategic
partnership comprising the Scottish Government, Scottish
Enterprise, Glasgow City, Renfrewshire and West Dunbartonshire
Councils. Its purpose was to promote the economic, social and
environmental regeneration of 13 miles of the River Clyde from
Glasgow city centre to Dumbarton.