Online Discounts for London Eye
Often the best deals can be found when Booking Online at the London Eye where you can take advantage of online discounts of up to 10% off standard price tickets PLUS this option allows you to bypass the queues at the ticket booths! Whilst standard ticket holders will still need to queue to gain entry onto the London Eye, you can take advantage of discounted fastrack upgrades for those wanting to beat all the queues.
More details available at Save up to 15% when you Book Online at the London Eye.
The London Eye; Tips To Beat The Queues
Whilst queues quickly build for the The London Eye on busy days, there are plenty of ways to keep your wait down for those in the know. Follow our top tips for the London Eye packed with queue-busting ideas to reduce wait times as well as hints & tips to help you get the most from your visit.
London Eye; 2 for 1 Vouchers
The London Eye is currently running a 2 for 1 voucher for those that travel by train that is valid until 31 October 2016, (some excluded dates). Simply download a voucher and present it, with your valid train tickets, on the day of your visit. This 2 for 1 voucher offers 1 FREE adult or child when accompanied by a full paying adult and cannot be used in conjunction with online discounts/any other promotion. More details available at London Eye 2 for 1 Voucher.
London Eye Fastrack Tickets
London Eye offers a fastrack ticket for those looking to bypass the queues onto the London Eye through a dedicated priority entrance. Whilst there is a ticket uplift for this option, it does mean you’ll be able to pack more into your visit to London by avoiding the bulk of the queues.
More information available at London Eye Fastrack Tickets.
Combination Tickets; London Eye, Tussauds, Sea Life & Dungeon
Combination ticket options can offer value for money for those planning a few days in London. Discounted joint tickets can include entry to the London Eye along with Madame Tussauds, Shrek’s Adventure, the London Dungeon or even the Sea Life London Aquarium. With many of these attractions literally located next door to the London Eye such as London Sea Life Aquarium or Shrek’s Adventure London it can make sense to combine savings with multi-entrance tickets.
More details available at Discounted Combined Tickets for the London Eye.
London Eye + Tower of London/Tower Bridge/Monument
Combine a flight on the London Eye along side entry to top London attractions such as the Tower of London, the Monument, Tower Bridge & even a River Cruise. These combined ticket options from 365tickets can offer substantial savings off individual priced tickets for those planning a few days in London.
More information available at London Eye Combined Ticket Offers
London BIG Ticket – 4 attractions in 1
Pick up entry to 4 top London attractions for the price of 2! This combination ticket includes entry to the London Eye, London Sea Life Aquarium, Shrek’s Adventure! London & Madame Tussauds for just £55 an adult/£45 a child, (3-15 years). The great news is that this ticket is valid over a 90 day period and includes fastrack entrance at both Madame Tussauds & London Sea Life Aquarium. More information available at London BIG Ticket Offer; 4 for the price of 2.
Top Tip; did you know that London Sea Life Aquarium is also located on the Southbank along side the London Eye that makes it an easy option for those planning a trip to London.
Top Tips For Staying In London
If the London Eye is just one stop on your trip to London, then finding affordable accommodation is likely to be a priority. With so much choice in London, it’s often hard to know where to start so we’ve put together a Guide to Accommodation in London packed with top tips to help you whittle down your choice.
More details available at Top Tips For Staying In London.
Kellogg’s 2 for 1 Voucher for London Eye
Whilst the Kellogg’s 2 for 1 vouchers remains valid at a range of Merlin Attractions including LEGOLAND Windsor & London Sea Life Aquarium, you can no longer use this 2 for 1 at the London Eye, (expired 27 May 2016). It is rare to find a 2 for 1 voucher that is valid at the London Eye during peak times but we’ll add further details if new vouchers become available.
Free Tickets to London Eye; Open House London
Here’s a chance to pick up FREE tickets to the London Eye under Open House London that runs each September. This event offers FREE access to hundreds of London settings including the London Eye during one weekend a year! Whilst this event has now taken place for 2015, we’ll bring you more details as they come in for 2016.
London on a Budget
Whilst the London Eye is not included within the London Pass, this sightseeing pass does include entry to 60+ top attractions in London plus fastrack entry to popular settings such as the Tower of London & Windsor Castle. Opting for a city sightseeing card can save you both time & money on a trip to London.
Follow our guide to Views Of London On A Budget packed with ideas for visitors looking for enjoy free or cheap views over London.
The London Eye; Merlin Pass
If you plan to visit a number of Merlin Attractions during the year, it can be worth investing in a Merlin Pass that includes entry to the London Eye, LEGOLAND Windsor, Warwick Castle & Madame Tussauds. Although a standard Merlin Pass is not valid at the London Eye during busy times, (excludes bank holidays, the month of August & 14 February), a Premium Merlin Pass is valid throughout the year.
More details available at London Eye – Merlin Pass.
London Eye Deals; Tesco Clubard Vouchers
Whilst you cannot use clubcard vouchers to secure London Eye tickets, Tesco shoppers can pick up a 12 month standard Merlin Pass that includes entry to the London Eye plus a range of other attractions including LEGOLAND Windsor & Sea Life Centres. There is also the option of upgrade to a Premium Merlin Pass for around an additional £50 in cash too.
London Eye; Senior Discounts
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The London Eye offers senior discounted tickets at select times of the year for those aged 60 years & above. This option is only available on standard price tickets, (Monday to Friday) but does offer a cheaper option for those that can be flexible on when they visit plus the queues are likely to be down too!
For those on a budget, take a look at our alternative London attractions or views of London on a budget packed with great money saving ideas. You can also find below details on one option for FREE entry for the London Eye!
If you are planning a budget trip to London look out for the sightseeing pass that offers discounted entry to over 60 top London attractions & follow our Top Tips for Staying in London for those planning a few days to the city.
Top Tips for the London Eye
1. This is one attraction it is very difficult to find much of a discount especially at peak times. Often your best bet is to Book Online at the London Eye to take advantage of discounts of up to 15% off standard price tickets.
2. The London Eye is becoming an iconic landmark in the city but it’s still worth remembering to opt for a clear day. Don’t forget to check the weather forecast before you visit.
3. This is a very busy attraction so it can also be worth planning a visit first thing in the morning to avoid the inevitable queues or alternatively consider a London Eye Fastrack Ticket that allows you to bypass the queues.
4. Weigh up potential savings you can make when using a 2 for 1 voucher for the London Eye against increased queue times during busy times. Voucher holders will need to purchase tickets on the day and so will need to join the inevitable queue at the ticket booths. Those with online tickets can avoid this queue.
5. Merlin Passholders should keep an eye out for restrictions on use at the London Eye for those with a standard Merlin Pass. Restrictions include no entry to the London Eye during the month of August, bank holidays & other select dates during the year, (Premium Merlin Passholders have no restrictions on use).
6. Why not combine a trip to the London Eye with a budget trip on the River Thames using the Thames Clipper commuter ferry or take a tour of the Houses of Parliament by simply walking across Westminster Bridge.
7. Combine a trip on the London Eye with other top London attractions such at the London Dungeon, London Sea Life Aquarium, Madame Tussauds or Shrek’s Adventure! London and take advantage of a range of Combination Ticket Offers from the London Eye.
We’ve plenty of other top tips for the London Eye packed with more ways to beat the queues & enjoy your visit.
Free Trip on the London Eye
From time to time, London Eye runs time limited free entry offers although you have to be quick to take advantage of these deals. Previously we’ve seen free rotations offered on the first hour of re-opening, (following its annual maintenance closure) & also to Kate & Wills couples, (after the birth of a royal baby). Keep checking back to see if they run further offers later this year.
London to Paris By Bike?
The Avenue Verte runs from London Eye to Notre Dame in Paris and offers cyclists a planned 250 mile route between these 2 capital cities through sleepy villages & beautiful countryside. We’ve tried this out for ourselves and you can see our review of Avenue Verte with a few top tips & hints to help you plan your journey.
Remember if you are looking for good quality accommodation in London then follow our Top Tips for Staying in London to help you find the perfect choice.