Private Trip Charters of one, 1.5, two hours or longer can be booked anytime, all year round: mornings, afternoons and evenings..............      

Next public trips:  Friday 30th September

(similar trips are planned Wednesday to Sunday for Autumn - updated here daily)

Round trips from Jesus Lock    45 mins

11am       2pm      3pm      4pm    

Route - Midsummer Common and the college boathouses 

Autumn Specials 

Fen Ditton Ferry Trips  45 mins one-way,

or 1.5 hours round trip with a 10 minute stopover at the pub

(pre-book to avoid disappointment, spaces limited)*  

From Jesus Lock to The Plough  

12 noon  or   5.05pm  

From The Plough, to Jesus Lock    

9.30am   or   1pm 

If staying at The Plough to enjoy lunch/supper, please book direct with the pub to ensure that they have a table available for the date/time you are travelling. Pub telephone 01223 293264

The Fen Ditton Cruise and Dine trip as a private group booking is available at other times, contact us for details. *

Autumn Specials - Round Trips at 

The Plough,  45 mins round trip     6pm  

Route - Departs The Plough, to Baits Bite Lock or Chesterton

Shopping/Sight-Seeing from The Plough Fen Ditton to Cambridge City Centre and return

(pre-booking strongly recommended to avoid disappointment)

9.30am,  1pm   From The Plough to Jesus Lock, city centre

12 noon,  5.05pm    From Jesus Lock to The Plough 

* As ever, route and trips subject to river/weather conditions & private bookings

           Todays  News           

We are pleased to announce that, in conjunction with the Cambridge School of Navigation, we are now able to offer the RYA (Royal Yachting Association) Inland Waterways Helmsman Certificated Course.  More details to follow. 

Enjoy cruising the River Cam

Have a look at our range of cruises, everything from Family Groups & Birthdays to Pirate Days and Corporate Fundays


* All cruises and routes subject to river and weather safety, official race events & private bookings

For future information on cruise trips specials and availability for private hire  click here for our on-line calendar

Luxury Travel Guide Awards   

Shortlisted 2017

River Conditions 

Thursday 29th September

  AMBER   Status  

Another classic Autumnal day for a trip on the river.

Swans, ducks and moorhens are active - check out our facebook blog for some video clips and pictures.

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welcome you aboard for:

Public Trips  

Group Bookings

School/Educational Groups


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If you would like any further information please contact us, either via telephone, email or visit us at our departure moorings at Jesus Lock or The Plough Pub in Fen Ditton

5* Food Safety

Having completed an Environmental Health inspection, Camboats are pleased to announce that our catering options have gained the top score, 5 out of 5.

Come and join us for one of our popular Boater's Cream Tea or Fish & Chip Cruises

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