York Early Evening Cruise

Service Update: Thursday 20th February 2020, 9am
Unfortunately, due to current and anticipated high river levels, we have had to cancel all of our services up to and including Sunday 23rd February. An update will be posted on Monday 24th February on our website and social media as soon as possible. If you have any questions please contact infoyork@citycruises.com or call 01904 628324. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Early Evening sightseeing cruise a perfect way to start your evening in York.

What better way to relax after a busy day in York than by putting your feet up on a 1 hour Early Evening Cruise. Enjoy an entertaining and informative tour of the River Ouse. This cruise departs from our King’s Staith Landing only.

Your live commentary will include interesting accounts of York’s fascinating and colourful history and this cruise is suitable for the whole family, before returning to the King’s Staith Landing.

The Early Evening cruise will sail on one of our five vessels, each of which has an enclosed heated saloon, toilets and a fully stocked bar serving beers, wines, spirits, soft drinks, hot drinks and snacks.

Your ticket includes:

  • 1 hour evening sightseeing cruise
  • live commentary

Cruise Details

Cruise Days

Departure Point

King's Staith Landing (Please check your ticket carefully as we have two departure points in the city and this cruise only sails from the King's Staith Landing (YO1 9SN) 
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Sailing every evening:

15th February to 31st March 2020 - Sailing at 18:00

1st April to 26th September - Sailing at 19:30

27th September to 21st November 2020 - Sailing at 18:00

Ticket Prices

Adult (16+) from
Child (5-15) from
Family (2A + 3C) from
Infant (0-4)
Senior (60+) from
Student (16+) from

Special Offer:

Up to 3 children sail free on discounted family tickets during February Half Term. Discounted to just £22 for a family ticket on the following dates:
17th February to 23rd February 2020. 

Please note: 
For the comfort and safety of all, when boarding a City Cruises York vessel you agree to our passenger code of conduct.

This cruise is a sightseeing cruise with a live commentary, and so is not suitable for hen or stag parties. Fancy dress, sashes, and any form of hen or stag party paraphernalia are not permitted on board. Hen or stag parties who pre-purchase tickets may be refused entry at the boarding gate - please take this into account when you pre-book tickets online. It is our intention that all guests on board are able to enjoy the commentary and the cruise in a family friendly atmosphere.


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Early Evening Cruise