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SEA LIFE London Aquarium is very easy to find, right next to the London Eye, on the South bank of the River Thames, within the County Hall building.
SEA LIFE is a popular attraction for everyone. As part of the Merlin Group, you can save money on SEA LIFE entry by buying a Merlin Big City Saver Pass and combining your London day out with one or more of four other top London attractions.
We take you through ticket options, as well as opening times, what animals you will see, how long you'll need and more.
• Standard tickets • Virtual Reality Experiences • Anytime Entry tickets • Behind the Scenes tickets • VIP experiences • Attractions passes
SEA LIFE London Aquarium is divided into 'zones':
Within these three zones you'll get up close to an array of dazzling underwater creatures from octopuses to sharks, penguins, piranhas, crocodiles, catfish, poison dart frogs and many more.
7 days a week from 10am to 4pm.
Opening times may be subject to change and tickets must be booked in advance.
You can also walk from Westminster or Charing Cross stations.
You are strongly advised to book tickets in advance to go to the London Aquarium.
When booking you'll choose a date and 30-minute entry time slot.
This is the most expensive basic ticket option, costing 10% more than purchasing in advance.
Get timed entry to the London Aquarium, and save money by booking in advance. Choose your preferred date and arrival time and simply proceed through the booking process.
Promotional codes are accepted at SEA LIFE and all can be redeemed online in advance. Most physical vouchers have a code printed on the voucher, usually towards the bottom. Promotional offers (including 2 for 1) can be found in a variety of printed leaflets, booklets, Railways 2 for 1 offer, and store purchases, such as food.
This ticket is around £7 more expensive than the standard ticket and gives you a very special experience to speak with staff who can tell you much more about the running of the aquarium. You will learn about their life support systems, SEA LIFE's breeding programmes, plus how they feed and care for the animals. A great option for those who want to learn a little bit more.
Anytime Entry is exactly as it sounds - a ticket with the flexibility to arrive at any time on the day of your choice. Tickets are around £10 more expensive than the standard ticket.
For less than £10 extra per head you can delve into hidden worlds with this unique VR experience - which also allows you to reschedule for free up to 24 hours in advance if your plans change.
London Aquarium is owned by a company called Merlin who own and operate several other major attractions in London.
Merlin offer a pass called the Big City Saver (also still sold by third parties as the Merlin Magical London pass).
The Big City saver pass allows you to combine SEA LIFE London Aquarium with 1, 2, or all 4 of the remaining London attractions into one money saving pass.
In addition it's also worth checking out The London Pass where SEA LIFE London Aquarium is included with around 80 other top London attractions, which you can visit over the number of days of your choosing.
Discount London offer combinations both within and outside the Merlin group, so you can combine the London Aquarium with other top attractions such as Big Bus Tour, Tower Bridge or Rover City Cruises, as well as Merlin owned London Eye and Madame Tussauds.
With Discount London you can save even more money by booking your SEA LIFE tickets in combination with other top London attractions.
With these tickets you can save as much as 23% on combined tickets.
Book discounted London sightseeing and attraction tickets
• Hop-on hop-off buses • Madame Tussauds • London Eye • London Dungeon • Tower of London • Tower Bridge • The Shard • Westminster Abbey • Historic Royal Palaces and more...
The Big City Saver from Merlin allows you to combine SEA LIFE London Aquarium with other top London attractions.
1. SEA LIFE + London Eye
2. SEA LIFE + Madame Tussauds
3. SEA LIFE + Shrek's Adventure!
4. SEA LIFE + London Eye + Shrek's Adventure!
5. SEA LIFE + London Dungeon
6. SEA LIFE + London Dungeon + London Eye
7. SEA LIFE + London Dungeon + London Eye + Madame Tussauds + Shrek's Adventure!
The Big City Pass gives you up to 90 days to to visit all your attractions. Simply choose a date to visit your first experience, and you can book the rest later.
With this pass you can also reschedule for free.
The pass offers big savings compared with visiting individual attractions - up to £75 per person.
HUGE SAVINGS: Buy a 2, 3 or 5 attraction pass
for top London attractions
• London Eye • Madame Tussauds London • London Dungeon • Shrek's Adventure! London • SEA LIFE London Aquarium
Adult from £50 for 2 attractions Child (age 3-15) from £45
The more you visit, the more you save
• Access 80+ London attractions including the Tower of London, St. Paul's, Thames River Cruise, Tower Bridge, Westminster Abbey, London Zoo, View from Shard, Windsor Castle, a hop-on, hop-off bus tour, and many more...
• 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7 and 10 day passes available.
With Golden Tours you can book a hop on bus ride (1-day or 24-hr) with standard entry into SEA LIFE London Aquarium (peak, super peak or same day).
Buying tickets combined will save you ££'s on the standard walk-up price.
Hop on tours are excellent for your first day in London, quickly getting you up to speed and orientated with the layout of London and your guide pointing out sights and destinations you might have not previously considered visiting.
From your hop-on bus tour see sites such as St Paul’s Cathedral, the London Eye, Westminster Abbey, the Houses of Parliament, as well as, of course, Buckingham Palace, as well as many more iconic London scenes.
Combine SEA LIFE London Aquarium tickets with Golden Tours hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus package
• Hop-on Hop-off London Bus Tour & SEA LIFE entrance tickets • 24-hr, or 1-day tickets • Includes River Boat Cruise
SEA LIFE London Aquarium is fully wheelchair accessible. A carer enters free with disabled customers.
|London Eye||Amazing panoramic flight on the world's highest observation wheel. » Fast track tickets available.|
|The Shard||Tallest building in Western Europe with viewing of London from the top. » Fast track tickets available.|
|St Paul's Cathedral||Cathedral of the Diocese of London, venue for royal weddings. » Pre-book to guarantee entry.|
|Westminster Abbey||Along with St Paul's, England's main religious building.» Pre-book to guarantee entry.|
|Tower of London||Home of the Crown Jewels and a rich thousand year history. » Fast track tickets available.|
|Madame Tussauds||See wax statues of the most famous people in the world. » Fast track tickets available.|
|London Dungeon||The creepiest attraction in town, the London Dungeon. » Fast track tickets available.|
|Hampton Court Palace||Henry VIII Medieval Palace set in vast grounds. » Pre-book to save money.|
|The London Zoo||World class zoo in the centre of London. » Flexi tickets available.|