Distanced Shared Tour

Enjoy our award winning 50 minute chauffeured punting tour along the college backs.

Our shared punting tours have been re-designed to be Covid secure. Book a row of seats for 2 or 3 people, a section for up to 6 or a section plus a row for up to 9.

Book a Distanced Shared Punting Tour

Booking Test

Shared Punting Tours

Take a 50 minute chauffeured punting tour along the college backs and enjoy the majestic scenery and famous sights including Kings College Chapel, The Bridge of Sighs & The Wren Library. Sit back, relax as our chauffeurs provide an interesting and informative guided tour focusing on the history of Cambridge, its University and the Colleges and Buildings you are passing.

  • 50-minute return trip.
  • Book online for the best rates.
  • Specific departure times and live availability online, book up to 30 minutes before departure time.
  • SMS departure alert – no queuing!
  • Our award-winning guided tours are top-rated on Trip Advisor & Google.
  • COVID secure seating arrangements.

Pricing - from £20​

Our ‘distanced shared’ tours are the most cost-effective option for chauffeured punting in Cambridge.

We use dynamic pricing meaning prices vary throughout the day, week and season. We offer our best rates when the river is at its quietest – before 12pm and weekday evenings.

Once you have selected your date the prices for all available departures times will be shown on the screen.

Select season below to see prices

  • Low Season (Oct-March)
  • High Season (Apr-June & Sept)
  • Peak Season (Easter, June-Sept)
WEEKDAY

(online booking)
WEEKEND

(online booking)
ON THE DAY

(at check in desk)

Up to 2 people

£20-£25

£25-£35

£60

Up to 3 people

£25-£30

£30-£40

£60

Up to 6 people

£40-£55

£45-£70

£120

Up to 9 people

£65-£80

£70-£90

£180

WEEKDAY

(online booking)

Up to 2

£20-£25

Up to 3

£25-£30

Up to 6

£40-£55

Up to 9

£65-£80

WEEKEND

(online booking)

Up to 2

£25-£35

Up to 3

£30-£40

Up to 6

£45-£70

Up to 9

£70-£90

ON THE DAY

(at check in desk)

Up to 2

£60

Up to 3

£60

Up to 6

£120

Up to 9

£120

Select early departures for the best rates.

Low season dates: 1st October – 31st March.

WEEKDAY

(online booking)
WEEKEND

(online booking)
ON THE DAY

(at check in desk)

Up to 2 people

£20-£30

£30-£40

£60

Up to 3 people

£25-£35

£30-£50

£60

Up to 6 people

£40-£60

£55-£80

£120

Up to 9 people

£65-£85

£75-£115

£180

WEEKDAY

(online booking)

Up to 2

£20-£30

Up to 3

£25-£35

Up to 6

£40-£60

Up to 9

£65-£85

WEEKEND

(online booking)

Up to 2

£30-£40

Up to 3

£30-£50

Up to 6

£55-£80

Up to 9

£75-£115

ON THE DAY

(at check in desk)

Up to 2

£60

Up to 3

£60

Up to 6

£120

Up to 9

£180

High season dates: 1st April – 15th June (excluding Easter holidays) & 16th – 30th of September.

Select early & late departures for the best rates.

WEEKDAY

(online booking)
WEEKEND

(online booking)
ON THE DAY

(at check in desk)

Up to 2 people

£25-£40

£30-£50

£60

Up to 3 people

£30-£50

£35-£55

£60

Up to 6 people

£60-£75

£65-£90

£120

Up to 9 people

£75-£110

£80-£130

£180

WEEKDAY

(online booking)

Up to 2

£25-£40

Up to 3

£30-£50

Up to 6

£65-£75

Up to 9

£75-£110

WEEKEND

(online booking)

Up to 2

£30-£50

Up to 3

£35-£55

Up to 6

£65-£90

Up to 9

£80-£130

ON THE DAY

(at check in desk)

Up to 2

£60

Up to 3

£60

Up to 6

£120

Up to 9

£180

Peak season dates: Easter Holidays and 16th of June – 15th of September.

Select early & late departures for the best rates.

WEEKDAY

(online booking)
WEEKEND

(online booking)
ON THE DAY

(at check in desk)

Up to 2 people

£20-£25

£25-£35

£60

Up to 3 people

£25-£30

£30-£40

£60

Up to 6 people

£40-£55

£45-£70

£120

Up to 9 people

£65-£80

£70-£90

£180

WEEKDAY

(online booking)

Up to 2

£20-£25

Up to 3

£25-£30

Up to 6

£40-£55

Up to 9

£65-£80

WEEKEND

(online booking)

Up to 2

£25-£35

Up to 3

£30-£40

Up to 6

£45-£70

Up to 9

£70-£90

ON THE DAY

(at check in desk)

Up to 2

£60

Up to 3

£60

Up to 6

£120

Up to 9

£120

Select early departures for the best rates.

Low season dates: 1st October – 31st March.

WEEKDAY

(online booking)
WEEKEND

(online booking)
ON THE DAY

(at check in desk)

Up to 2 people

£20-£30

£30-£40

£60

Up to 3 people

£25-£35

£30-£50

£60

Up to 6 people

£40-£60

£55-£80

£120

Up to 9 people

£65-£85

£75-£115

£180

WEEKDAY

(online booking)

Up to 2

£20-£30

Up to 3

£25-£35

Up to 6

£40-£60

Up to 9

£65-£85

WEEKEND

(online booking)

Up to 2

£30-£40

Up to 3

£30-£50

Up to 6

£55-£80

Up to 9

£75-£115

ON THE DAY

(at check in desk)

Up to 2

£60

Up to 3

£60

Up to 6

£120

Up to 9

£180

High season dates: 1st April – 15th June (excluding Easter holidays) & 16th – 30th of September.

Select early & late departures for the best rates.

WEEKDAY

(online booking)
WEEKEND

(online booking)
ON THE DAY

(at check in desk)

Up to 2 people

£25-£40

£30-£50

£60

Up to 3 people

£30-£50

£35-£55

£60

Up to 6 people

£60-£75

£65-£90

£120

Up to 9 people

£75-£110

£80-£130

£180

WEEKDAY

(online booking)

Up to 2

£25-£40

Up to 3

£30-£50

Up to 6

£65-£75

Up to 9

£75-£110

WEEKEND

(online booking)

Up to 2

£30-£50

Up to 3

£35-£55

Up to 6

£65-£90

Up to 9

£80-£130

ON THE DAY

(at check in desk)

Up to 2

£60

Up to 3

£60

Up to 6

£120

Up to 9

£180

Peak season dates: Easter Holidays and 16th of June – 15th of September.

Select early & late departures for the best rates.

Book a Distanced Shared Punting Tour

Booking Test

Chauffeured Punting in Cambridge​

Our distanced shared Cambridge Punting tours hold a maximum of 12 passengers and last for approximately 45-50 minutes. To ensure that our punting tours are COVID secure we have installed perspex screens on all of the boats. Depending on your group size select a ticket for up to 2, 3, 6 or 9 people. Please ensure your group complies with social distancing guidelines at the time of booking.

In Cambridge, Punting is the number one thing to do and at Let’s Go Punting we ride ourselves in providing an award-winning tour. During the tour, you will pass by 7 riverside colleges and famous landmarks including Kings College ChapelThe Bridge of SighsThe Wren Library and The Mathematical Bridge. During the tour, your chauffeur will provide a guided tour including historical facts and anecdotes about Cambridge University and the buildings you are passing. Feel free to ask your chauffeur any questions you may have.

Lets go punting Cambridge

Know Before You Go

Tours are booked for a specific time. Late arrival will result in a missed tour.

You will receive a text message 5 minutes before your departure time – to aid social distancing please do not come to our check in until you have received this message.

You are welcome to bring your own food and drinks on board. Please ensure you take all rubbish with you.

Discounted distanced shared tour tickets are only available online are paid for in full at the time of booking.

Once confirmed, bookings can be amended subject to availability. Tours go ahead in poor weather. More information including cancellation policy can be found here: Terms & Conditions.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

  • Perspex screens separate different groups where physical distancing is not possible.
  • Boat sides and cushions cleaned between each tour.
  • Specific departure times booked in advance to assist social distancing and avoid queuing.
  • Free audio tour available on an app (in the case that screens and masks make it difficult to hear the chauffeur).
  • To minimising cross-contamination umbrellas are temporarily unavailable. (Life jackets can be provided on advance request.)
  • We are unable to allow any customers the opportunity to have a go at punting.