The Rewind River Taxi

Unwind on the way to Rewind – travel back to the 80’s on a Thames river taxi!

Hobbs of Henley are proud to announce that we have been appointed the sole river taxi providers for the Rewind Festival, 2024.

With over 150 years of experience, we’re certain to carry you to your destination speedily and safely – with your big hair and pixie boots intact!

Pick up & drop-off points

Our vessels will be available to take you from Henley town centre to the festival site, and back again, from 12 noon on Friday the 16th of August to midnight on Sunday the 18th of August.

Tickets Prices

Return ticket

£15.00 per person

Single ticket

£8.00 per person

Tickets can be purchased on the day at the pick up points
with cash only.

Boat Timings


Every 30 minutes

Saturday and Sunday

Every 15 minutes

Last departure

11.45pm from the festival site

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Date Henley Town Centre Swiss Farm Greenlands & Embers
Friday 16th August (every 30mins) 12:00pm - 11:00pm 12:00pm - 11:00pm N/A
Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th August (every 15mins) 8:30am - 11:30pm 8:30am - 11:30pm 9:00am - 11:30pm
Monday 19th August (every 30mins) 8:30am - 12:00pm N/A N/A

“We’ve been using Hobbs River Taxis every time we come to Rewind, always a godsend and very reliable – saves those legs for dancing!”



  • We aim to have a boat ready for departure every 15 minutes on Saturday and Sunday. 

    On Friday, a boat will be ready every 30 minutes.

    At peak times, we will provide extra boats, so that we can get everyone to the festival as quickly as possible.

    The last departure from the festival site will be at 11.45pm.

  • Return tickets cost £15.00 per person.

    Singles cost £8.00 per person.

    Tickets can be purchased on the day.

    Purchases are cash only.

  • We are aware that a number of unlicensed river taxis might be running on the weekend of the festival. 

    Please note that the operators of these unlicensed taxis are unlikely to have adequate commercial insurance.

    Hobbs are committed to ensuring the safety and comfort of our passengers. With a long tradition of boating on the Thames, no company is more certain to get you safely to the festival site.