TIMETABLE

Late March /April: Weekends Only and selected dates for the Easter Break
May to September: Every Day

Departures on Public Afternoon Cruises

Rutland Belle departs from Whitwell North Shore on the hour and calls in at Normanton South Shore at twenty-past-the-hour.

Coach parties and disabled passengers should board at Whitwell. Maximum 6 restricted mobility places per sailing – booking advisable. Lift available. It is recommended that you allow an hour to enjoy a round-trip-cruise.

The sailing duration is approximately 45 minutes, plus up to twenty minutes for getting on and off. (Boarding commences 15 minutes prior to departure time at Whitwell North Shore and the boat calls in at Normanton South Shore for about five minutes.)

Anyone wishing to break the journey to spend time on the opposite shore should allow a minimum of one hour before the boat returns. Groups wishing to spend time at Normanton should make a morning reservation.

Rutland Belle Afternoon Timetable 2018

Departure times shown are from

Whitwell North Shore

(the boat calls in at Normanton South Shore at approx twenty-past-the-hour)

Mon-Sat
Sun & B.Holidays

March – April

Open Daily for Easter from 24th March – 15th April 2018:
Open April Weekends: Sat 21st – Sun 22nd / Sat 28th – Sun 29th
Open April Bank Holidays – Good Friday 30th & 2nd

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13:00
14:00
15:00

Noon
13:00
14:00
15:00

May – July 13th

Open Daily (Weekdays, Weekends & Bank Holidays)
The Belle sails on the hour from Whitwell North Shore calling at Normanton South Shore approximately 20 minutes later.

-
13:00
14:00
15:00

Noon
13:00
14:00
15:00

July 14th & Aug 30th (inclusive)

Open Daily (Weekdays, Weekends & Bank Holidays)
The Belle sails on the hour from Whitwell North Shore calling at Northmanton South Shore approximately 20 minutes later.

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Noon
13:00
14:00
15:00

11.00
Noon
13:00
14:00
15:00

September

Open Daily (Weekdays & Weekends)
The Belle sails on the hour from Whitwell North Shore calling at Normanton South Shore approximately 20 minutes later.


13:00
14:00
15:00

Noon
13:00
14:00
15:00

October

Weekends Only (SATURDAY & SUNDAY) 


Please note: The Belle does not sail during weekdays in October.

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-
-


Noon
13:00
14:00


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Fares on Afternoon Sailings

Adult: £9.50
Child: £6.50 – limited number of free places for under-threes

Family: £28.00(2 adults + 2 children)

Reservations: whilst it is not always necessary to make a reservation for fewer than 12 persons – if you have a specific date or time in mind for a cruise on Rutland Belle, it is recommended to check availability in advance. Please note: Vehicular or disabled departure is from Whitwell jetty only. We welcome Assistance Dogs only.

Group Rate Fares on Afternoon Sailings

These discounted rates apply only to round-trips taken on timetabled afternoon sailings, excluding Sundays and Bank Holidays when full fares apply..

12-19 people - £8.00 per person
20-60 people - £7.50 per person

Groups wishing to spend time at Normanton should make a morning reservation – see under ‘Groups’

Vouchers

If you are looking for a present, we can provide gift vouchers for public afternoon cruises to be used anytime within the current season of purchase. We can send personalised gift vouchers to your friends, family and loved ones for Birthdays, Anniversaries or even if you would just like to say ‘thank you’ to someone. Please complete the online booking form for more information.