Clyde Cruises

Clyde Cruises are currently operating a riverbus service on the Clyde from the city centre to Braehead.

  • The Riverlink boat takes passengers on a Doors Open Day trip
  • Collecting passengers at Pacific Quay pontoon
  • The Fencer on its way to drop passengers at Braehead

Lead Partner: Clyde Cruises

Other Partners: Clyde Waterfront Glasgow City Council

Contact Details:
Clyde Cruises
01475 721281
julie@clydecruises.com

Website: 
www.clydeclippers.com

Project History
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  • Passing Glasgow Harbour
  • The Riverlink  at the Clyde Arc
  • The Riverlink boat takes passengers on a Doors Open Day trip
  • A passenger enjoys the sights
  • The Fencer on its way to drop passengers at Braehead
  • The riverlink
  • The Fencer on its way to drop passengers at Braehead
  • The Fencer drops passengers at Braehead
  • The Fencer drops passengers at Braehead
  • Clyde Clippers

Location:

Clyde-wide

Description:

Glasgow - Braehead Shuttle

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 banks.

Govan Ferry

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 transport museum.

 

Current status:

The service is currently running during the summer season.

14 May  - 14 October 2012

 

Timescale:

In operation summer 2012, till October

Cost:

Support of up to £30,000 and further marketing support from the Clyde Waterfront Strategic Partnership and Glasgow City Council.


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