Trinity College Punting

Trinity maintains a Punt Scheme, which is open both to members of College and to members of the general public. The punts are located off the Avenue, on the east side of the Cam next to Garret Hostel Lane (just east of New Court). Punts are available for hire each year from the Thursday before Easter (Maundy Thursday) until mid-October. The Punt House usually opens each day at 11 am (Mon – Fri) and 10 am (Weekends). Hiring finishes at 5.30 pm. and punts must be returned by 6.30 pm. each day. Only members of the College may hire punts overnight, by prior arrangement with the Punt Keeper.

LOCATION:

Off the Avenue, on the east side of the Cam, next to Garret Hostel Lane and just east of New Court.

OPENING HOURS (subject to weather conditions):

Monday-Friday: 11am-6.30pm.
Saturday-Sunday: 10am-6.30pm.
Open from Good Friday to the end of October. Public Hiring may be restricted on certain days when punts are reserved for College activities (e.g on the day and night of the May Ball).

PRICES:

£16/hr public.
£14/hr Cambridge University members with a valid ID card.
£10/hr old college members (confirmation of identity needed from the Porters Lodge, or with a punt scheme card, which is available upon request).
£5/hr resident members and staff of the college with college ID.

The charge for the general public is £16 per hour, with a £40 deposit also required.

All payments should be made in cash.

Night punt hire available for £10 for resident members and staff of the college (£20 deposit needed).

Hiring finishes at 5.30 pm. and punts must be returned by 6.30 pm. each day. Only members of the College may hire punts overnight, by prior arrangement with the Puntman.