Here's the 2019 Thames tide timetable that sets out availability of the lock passage.
The tidal locks at Thames Lock Brentford, Limehouse, Bow and West India Dock Entrance can only be used when our team or volunteers are on site. The use of tidal locks depends on the tide.
To book the lock, call 0303 040 4040 or email our customer service team and add to the message box, (or leave the following information on the answering machine) that:
You must book at least 48 hours in advance
Please note: our team works 9:00am to 5:00pm Monday to Thursday (and 9:00am to 4:30pm on a Friday, with last bookings taken at 3:00pm on a Friday).
Before you go on your journey, check lock closures on our stoppage pages.
Last date edited: 8 May 2019