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LRS Putney Pier
Putney Pier from Putney Bridge (14091589282).jpg
Putney Pier from Putney Bridge
Type River bus services
Locale River Thames at Putney, London, UK
Owner Livett's Launches/London River Services
Operator Thames Clippers, Livett's Launches
Coordinates 51°28′02″N 0°12′56″W / 51.4673°N 0.2155°W / 51.4673; -0.2155Coordinates: 51°28′02″N 0°12′56″W / 51.4673°N 0.2155°W / 51.4673; -0.2155

Putney Pier is beside Putney Embankment just to the west of Putney Bridge on the River Thames in London, United Kingdom.

A commuter service runs from the pier run by Thames Clippers. Passengers who have a Transport for London Travelcard or Oystercard receive a discounted ticket.

The pier is owned and operated by Livett's Launches and it is at one end of the Championship Course – the start of the Oxford and Cambridge Men's and Women's University Boat Races and the end of various non-university races from October to March.

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View of Putney Pier from Putney Embankment

Other public transport nearby

  • Putney railway station (SW Trains)
  • East Putney Underground station (District line)
  • Putney Bridge Underground station (District line)
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