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Hop-on hop-off Big Bus London with free walking tours and cruise
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Availability: Daily
Duration: Flexible
Mobile voucher accepted
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  • One, two or three day ticket with a free walking tour and river cruise included
  • Live English commentary and recorded audio available in French, German, Italian, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Polish, Arabic, Hindi, Japanese, Mandarin and Russian
  • See famous landmarks such as Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London and the London Eye
  • Free Wi-Fi
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What to expect

Experience all of London’s top sights and attractions at your own pace. With your ticket you'll ride an open-topped double-decker bus, hopping on and off at over 50 stops on a choice of three different routes located conveniently close to famous landmarks and attractions.

The ticket options include:

  • Classic 1-day hop-on hop-off, 3 different routes, River Cruise (one way)
  • Premium 2-day hop-on hop-off, 3 different routes, River Cruise (return)
  • Deluxe 3-day hop-on hop-off, 3 different routes, River Cruise (return)

Two routes are available as follows:

  • The Green Route goes through Bloomsbury, past the British Museum, connecting passengers with St Pancras and Euston stations.
  • The Red Route takes in the best of historic London from Hyde Park to Tower Bridge, via Big Ben, the London Eye and St Paul’s Cathedral.
  • The Blue Route also stops off at Harrods and London's best museums. Get off the bus as often as you wish, and rejoin the tour whenever you're ready.

All tickets include a free walking tour that leaves every morning at 11 am from Trafalgar Square (stop 6 – red and blue routes). The tour lasts approximately 1.5 hours and explores the stories and history of British Royalty and politics from Buckingham Palace to Westminster. You're also welcome to a free river cruise on the Thames with every ticket.

To view the route map and timetable click here.

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What's included
  • One, two or three days hop-on hop-off Big Bus tickets
  • Complimentary London walking tour (during the validity of ticket)
  • Free one-way river cruise (Classic), free hop-on hop-off cruise (Premium & Deluxe)
  • Free Wi-Fi on board
  • Recorded commentary on board twelve different languages
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  • Child (5-15): reduced price
Where
Meeting point:

Redeem vouchers at any Big Bus hop-on, hop-off stop. Main departure points include Green Park Station (by The Ritz), Marble Arch (by Speakers’ Corner) and Baker Street Station.

What to remember

Sights include:

  • Hyde Park Corner
  • Queen Mother Gates
  • Marble Arch
  • Baker Street
  • Oxford Street
  • Regent Street
  • Piccadilly Circus
  • Haymarket
  • Trafalgar Square
  • Whitehall
  • Westminster Bridge
  • Coca-Cola London Eye
  • Covent Garden
  • St Paul's
  • London Bridge - Stop Closed
  • Tower of London
  • Westminster Pier
  • Westminster Bridge
  • Lambeth Palace
  • Parliament Square
  • Westminster Abbey
  • Buckingham Palace
  • Royal Mews
  • Victoria
  • Queen Mother Gates
  • Marble Arch
  • Whitehall
  • Lambeth Palace
  • Parliament Square
  • Mayfair
  • Harrods
  • South Kensington Museums
  • Kensington Palace
  • Notting Hill
  • Kensington Gardens
  • Bayswater
  • British Museum
  • Horseguards

  • Red Route - with live English commentary provided by a professional Big Bus guide (2.5 hours).
  • Blue Route - with recorded commentary in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Polish, Arabic, Hindi, Japanese, Mandarin, and Russian. Duration 3.5 hours.
  • Green Route - duration 1.5 hours
  • Please note that Classic tickets are valid for 24 hours from time of redemption, Premium tickets are valid for 48 hours from time of redemption and Delux tickets are valid for 72 hours from time of redemption
  • All Big Bus London buses are provided with a wheelchair accessible platform
  • Tickets must be kept in a safe place; if a ticket is lost a replacement cannot be reissued
  • The company reserves the right to deviate from the route of a service where reasonably prudent to do so in the light of circumstances beyond the company’s control
  • Walking Tour: leaves every morning at 11 am from Trafalgar Square (stop 6 – red and blue routes) and lasts approximately 1.5 hours. Please note you may join this walking tour for as long as your Bus Bus Tour ticket is valid.
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When
  • Daily except Christmas Day (25 December)
  • Summer: Runs every 10 minutes (Red/Blue), and every 20 minutes (Green) from 8.30am 5.00pm
  • Winter: Runs every 30 minutes weekdays and every 20 minutes weekends (Red), every 20 minutes (Blue), every 30 minutes (Green) (last bus 6.00pm) from 8.30am to 6.00pm
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Big Bus Tours
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