Emirates Air Line fares

The Air Line is currently cashless - the only ways to pay are Oyster or Contactless.

Free early morning travel

Travel on the Emirates Air Line is free of charge from opening time until 09:30, Monday to Friday (except Bank Holidays).

Single pay as you go fares apply at all other times.

Check opening times.

Pay as you go Single
Child (5 and over)
Child under 5 (with fare paying adult) Free

Your pay as you go journeys aren't capped.

Boarding Passes

  • Boarding passes are not currently available
  • The Emirates Aviation Experience is currently closed and you cannot buy Discovery Experience tickets

5+ Reward

If you use your Oyster card to pay as you go for five or more journeys on the Emirates Air Line in one week (Monday to Sunday), you can get 50% refunded to you with the 5+ Reward.

To claim your refund, call us on 0343 222 1234 (call charges may apply) within six weeks of your first day of travel. Incomplete journeys don't count.

The refund can be added to your Oyster card, stored as web credit in your contactless and Oyster account or paid into your bank account.