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48-hour hop-on hop-off London bus tour

Based on 16 reviews
Availability: Daily
Duration: 2 days
Language: English, Italian, French, Spanish, German, Portuguese, Russian, Japanese
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  • Live tour guide shares facts about everything, from Buckingham Palace to Tower Bridge
  • Get off the bus at the iconic sites you want to visit whenever you want
  • Stretch your legs with a free walking tour or relax aboard a free boat ride
What to expect

Save time and money sightseeing London at your leisure with this hop-on hop-off bus tour. Over 60 stops across the city for 48 hours. Each bus comes with guided commentary in English as well as audio guides in several languages.

Your experience also includes a complimentary walking tour. Stretch your legs and explore a bit more with one of these options:

  • The Beatles London tour - see where the Fab Four worked and played
  • The Royal tour - follow in the footsteps of the Royal Family and visit their favorite spots

As an added bonus, you will also receive a free River Thames boat ride! Take a break from the bus and view the city from the water, passing the some of the greatest sights from a unique perspective. This offer is valid for a one-way trip from Embankment or London Eye Pier to Tower Pier (or vice versa).

For a complete map of the available bus routes and stops, click here.

Blue Route Stops

  • Victoria, Buckingham Palace Road
  • Buckingham Gate
  • Parliament Street - HM Treasury
  • Whitehall - Horse Guards Parade
  • Piccadilly Circus
  • Piccadilly - Green Park Station
  • Piccadilly - Hyde Park Corner
  • Park Lane - Queen Elizabeth Gate
  • Piccadilly, Hyde Park Corner, Hard Rock Café
  • Haymarket
  • Pall Mall East, west of Trafalgar Square
  • Duncannon Street, St Martin-in-the-Fields
  • Aldwych, west arm
  • Ludgate Hill - St. Paul's Cathedral
  • Queen Victoria Street, At Cannon St
  • King William Street, London Bridge
  • Tooley Street - London Bridge Experience
  • Tooley Street - Vine Street
  • Tower Hill
  • Southwark Bridge Road
  • York Road, North of Chicheley Street
  • Westminster Bridge Road - opp. County Hall
  • Tothill Street
  • Buckingham Gate - opp. Queens Gallery
  • Buckingham Palace Rd - opp. Thistle Hotel
  • Park Lane, Southbound
  • Lambeth Palace Road - outside Lambeth Palace
  • Lambeth Palace Road, opp. St. Thomas Hospital
  • Lambeth Road, Imperial War Museum

Red Route Stops

  • Buckingham Gate
  • Parliament Street - HM Treasury
  • Whitehall - Horse Guards Parade
  • Piccadilly Circus
  • Piccadilly - Green Park Station
  • Piccadilly - Hyde Park Corner
  • Knightsbridge, Lanesborough Hotel
  • Knightsbridge, At Scotch House
  • Kensington Gore, Royal Albert Hall
  • Kensington Road, Palace Gate
  • Gloucester Road, Kensington Plaza Hotel
  • Cromwell Gardens, V & A Museum
  • Brompton Road, Harrods
  • Knightsbridge, Hyde Park Corner
  • Park Lane - Queen Elizabeth Gate
  • Duncannon Street, St Martin-in-the-Fields
  • Aldwych, west arm
  • Ludgate Hill - St. Paul's Cathedral
  • Queen Victoria Street, At Cannon St
  • King William Street, London Bridge
  • Tooley Street - London Bridge Experience
  • Tooley Street - Vine Street
  • Tower Hill
  • Southwark Bridge Road
  • York Road, North of Chicheley Street
  • Westminster Bridge Road - opp. County Hall
  • Park Lane, Southbound
  • Gloucester Road Station, south of Cromwell Road
  • South Kensington Station, west of Cromwell Place

Orange Route Stops

  • Park Lane - Queen Elizabeth Gate
  • Park Lane - Marble Arch
  • Aldwych, west arm
  • Ludgate Hill - St. Paul's Cathedral
  • Queen Victoria Street, At Cannon St
  • York Road, North of Chicheley Street
  • Westminster Bridge Road - opp. County Hall
  • Tothill Street
  • Buckingham Gate - opp. Queens Gallery
  • Tower Hill, opp. Tower of London
  • Tooley Street, at Barnham Street
  • Tooley Street, London Bridge Experience
  • London Bridge, for Monument
  • Lambeth Palace Road - outside Lambeth Palace
  • Lambeth Palace Road, Opp Lambeth Palace
  • Lambeth Palace Road, opp. St. Thomas Hospital
  • Lancaster Gate, Lancaster Terrace
  • Praed Street, west of Harbet Road
  • Holborn, Procter Street
  • Kings Cross Station, Pancras Road
  • St. Pancras International Station, Midland Road
  • Upper Woburn Place
  • Woburn Place
  • Marylebone Road, Baker Street Station
  • Albany Street - for White House Hotel
  • Euston Station, Euston Road

Yellow Route Stops

  • Park Lane - Queen Elizabeth Gate
  • Westminster Bridge Road - opp. County Hall
  • Tothill Street
  • Buckingham Gate - opp. Queens Gallery
  • Park Lane, Southbound
  • Lambeth Palace Road - outside Lambeth Palace
  • Lambeth Palace Road, Opp Lambeth Palace
  • Holland Park Avenue, opp. Hilton London Kensington
  • Holland Park Avenue, Holland Park LUL Station
  • Notting Hill Gate, west of Clanricarde Gardens
  • Bayswater Road, outside London Hyde Park Hotel
  • Bayswater Road, Kensington Garden Hotel
  • Bayswater Road, Lancaster Gate
  • Lancaster Gate, Lancaster Terrace
  • Praed Street, west of Harbet Road
  • Lancaster Gate, opp. Lancaster Gate LUL Station
  • Bayswater Road, opp. Lancaster Gate Hotel
  • Bayswater Road, opp. Kensington Garden Hotel
  • Bayswater Road, opp. London Hyde Park Hotel
  • Notting Hill Gate, opp. Clanricarde Gardens
  • Holland Pk Av, opp. Holland Park LUL Station
  • Holland Park Av, Kensington Hilton Hotel
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What's included
  • 48-hour hop-on hop-off bus access
  • Free walking tour
  • Free River Thames boat ride (one-way trip between Embankment or London Eye Pier and Tower)
What's not included
  • Entrances to attractions
  • Tips
  • Food and drink
Reduced price
  • Children (ages 5-15): reduced
Where

4 Fountain Square, 123-151 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 9SH

Meeting point:

Bring your voucher to the Golden Tours Visitor Centre (nearest tube station: Victoria). Details for the walking tour meeting points are available when you redeem your voucher. Afterwards, you can hop on at any of the 60 bus stops. Each stop will be clearly marked "Golden Tours Hop on Hop Off/London Tour Bus".

What to remember
  • When you redeem your bus tour voucher, you can pick up a voucher for your free walking tour. You'll have 48 hours to go on the tour of your choice
  • The audio guides are available in English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Russian and Portuguese
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When
  • Hop-on hop-off buses run daily 9.00am-4.30pm and pass every 20-30 minutes. Exact bus hours vary. Bus map and schedule - download
  • Beatles tour, daily 1.00pm
  • Royal tour, daily 10.00am
  • River Thames Boat Ride runs daily 9.00am-9.00pm. Boat ride timetable - download
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Provider
Golden Tours Gray Line London
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