Scheduled Boat Service from Abingdon to Oxford
8th May 2015
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As well as having excellent waterside pubs at each end of the journey, the route passes the following sights:

  • Christ Church Meadows
  • College Boat Houses and Regatta Course
  • Iffley Church (Norman era) and Iffley Lock
  • Rose island and house (once the Swan Inn)
  • Sandford Lock (deepest lock on the Thames)
  • Radley (St. Peter's) College Boathouse
  • Nuneham House (built 1756 for Earl of Harcourt)
  • Carfax Conduit
  • Culham Motocross
  • Abingdon Lock and the former Abbey Grounds


Oxford to Abingdon:

Departs from Folly Bridge 9.15 am arrives Abingdon 11.05 am

Departs from Folly Bridge 2.30 pm arrives Abingdon 4.30 pm

Abingdon to oxford:

Departs Abingdon Bridge Marine 11.15 am arrives Oxford 1.15 pm

Departs Abingdon Bridge Marine 4.45 pm arrives Oxford 6.30pm

Check all times before you set out on 01865 243421

See this article for shorter boat trips too.


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