THIS  WEEKS  PUBLIC  TRIPS – Updated daily

Details of Camboats public hop-on trips 

each week can be found here.  

  • This page is updated daily and all trips are subject to change due to private bookings, weather and river conditions.*
  • Pre-booking seats on a standard public hop-on trip can be made to avoid disappointment, up to 48 hours in advance. 
  • Public Hop-on trips are limited to a maximum of 12 passengers per vessel.

Public trips are seasonal and run primarily March to October.  For a full explanation of the various trip start points, routes and prices click here  ⇒ ⇒ ⇒ ⇒ ⇒ ⇒


To continue to conform Covid19 Secure Venue guidelines, we are running a limited timetable of public trips.  

Call to check seat availability on any public trip below during October –  07706  734763

Starting at Jesus Lock

SATURDAY 16th October –  11am or 12 noon

SUNDAY 17th October –  Call 07706 734763

MONDAY 18th to FRIDAY 22nd – Call 07706 734763

Starting at The Plough Fen Ditton

SATURDAY 16th October – No public trips – Rowing race event

SUNDAY 17th October – Hop-on trips between 1.30pm and 3.30pm

MONDAY 18th to FRIDAY 22nd – Call 07706 734763

To reserve seats on a normal public trip due to run today or in the next 48 hours please call  07706 734763

To reserve seats on any extended public trip specials below, due to run beyond the next 72 hours please use the Contact us page.

 *This page is updated regularly, all hop-on public trips are subject to change due to official river events, private bookings, weather and river conditions.


Advance notice of public trip specials: *

Public Fish and Chip Lunch:  2 hour round trip.  To be advised.

Public Twilight Bat Tour:  2 hour round trip from The Plough Fen Ditton.  To be advised.

Bumps Spectator River Ferry (during the races only).  To be advised.  

Extended City and Shire Ely-Cambridge 5 hours one-way.    To be advised


Simply the best unique river boat trips on the River Cam, Cambridge and beyond !