We Are Delighted To Announce That Services Will Be Resuming Soon For Our 2021 Season!
More information to follow shortly. Please email or call us on 0845 116 2012 if you have any immediate questions or enquiries.
Our popular Waterbus between Ware and Hertford cruises along the picturesque flood plains of the River Lee. The River Lee with an abundance of wildlife connects these two historic towns. On route you will also pass through two original working locks. Operating every Saturday* and Sunday* between Ware Town Quay (next to The Priory, behind the Library car park) and Hertfords Bircherley Green Shopping Centre (opposite the Old Barge Pub).
Please note this is a SCHEDULED SERVICE and journey times are approximately 75-90 minutes EACH WAY.
We will be operating between April - September 2021.
We will also run on Thursdays and Fridays during August - PRE BOOKINGS ADVISED TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT - ANY REMAINING TICKETS WILL AVAILABLE ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVED BASIS WHEN BOARDING.
This service is fully accessible to all and has two toilets (one disabled), refreshments and a licensed bar on board. Our boats have space for up to 60 passengers, however this will be reduced to around 50% capacity to follow social distancing guidelines. Wheel chairs and well behaved dogs welcome.
Walk Up Passengers Welcome - Subject To Availibility!
You can join on the day and obtain your tickets on board, subject to availibility. Or, to guarantee your space, bookings can be made in advance. Please click the link above to book tickets. Return journeys can also be made online by simply booking a separate single journey.
Please note Waterbus bookings cannot be made over the phone. Please use the link above to book.
Timetable and Single Journey Prices
Location Departure Times Adults Concessions Kids
WARE (SG12 9XB) 10am & 2pm £8 £7 £5
HERTFORD (SG14 1BN) 12noon & 4pm £8 £7 £5
Kids under 3 and well behaved dogs travel free!
'On The Day Discounts' - Available when purchasing your tickets on board
Family single ticket: £20 (2 adults & 2 children)
Family return ticket: £30 (2 adults & 2 children)
Adult return ticket £12
Concession return ticket £10
Child return ticket £6
Unfortunately discounts are not available when booking online.
*We may very occasionally cancel trips to the public for special ticketed events or in extreme weather. To avoid disappointment please check before you travel.
#Please note that the 4pm from Hertford is the last trip of the day. No return trip is available.