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 September.  For a full explanation of the various trip start points, routes and prices click here  ⇒ ⇒ ⇒ ⇒ ⇒ ⇒

SPECIAL NOTE: MAY 2021

To conform to Covid19 restrictions, we are able to plan a restricted timetable of public trips.  

Call to see if we have any ad-hoc trips on offer during May,

 or subscribe to Camboats Newsletter to get notification first  

Trips Starting At Jesus Lock

SATURDAY – 15th May   Fully booked

SUNDAY – 16th May    Fully booked

MONDAY TO FRIDAY – Call 07706 734763

Trips Starting At The Plough Fen Ditton

SATURDAY – 15th May  Fully booked

SUNDAY – 9th May  Rowing race event – no public trips

MONDAY TO FRIDAY –  Call 07706 734763

To reserve seats on a 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 due to run beyond the next 72 hours please use the Contact us page.

 *This page is updated daily and 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 from Jesus Lock.  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.  

Friday August 13th 12noon depart from Cambridge to arrive Ely 5pm ish    

Sunday August 15th  Ely 3pm to arrive Cambridge 8pm ish.

Limited tickets so book now!!


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