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Hop-on hop-off Big Bus Abu Dhabi tickets

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Availability: Daily
Duration: Flexible
Mobile voucher accepted
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  • Behold a jewel of Arabia, the capital of the UAE
  • See the renowned Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and pass through Yas Island
  • Choose between Classic, Premium or Deluxe ticket options
  • Enjoy over 20 convenient stops
What to expect

Arabian charm blends into futuristic fantasy on this Abu Dhabi bus tour. Hop on and hop off to discover rich tradition at the Grand Mosque and Heritage Village, modern majesty at the Louvre, zero-emission Masdar City and chase thrills at Yas Island’s Ferrari World.

You can hop on and off at any of the stops to explore on your own. Buses run at regular intervals so rejoining the tour is easy and convenient. Your hop-on hop-off ticket is valid for one or two days, including unlimited rides per loop during hours of operation.

The tour is fun, safe and a relaxed way to explore the city. Above all, it guarantees some breathtaking views of Abu Dhabi.

Choose among Classic, Premium and Deluxe tickets:

Classic ticket:

  • 1-day hop-on hop-off Big Bus ticket
  • Free Water
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Etihad Museum journey

Premium ticket:

  • 2-day hop-on hop-off Big Bus ticket
  • Free Water
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Etihad Museum journey
  • Capital Corniche cruise

Deluxe ticket:

  • 3-day hop-on hop-off Big Bus ticket
  • Big City Pass with 20 top attractions
    • Desert Sunset Adventure
    • Al Ain Oasis City Day Tour Explorer
    • Observation Deck at 300 (half-price entry)
    • Etihad Museum Journey
    • Capital Corniche Cruise
    • A Magical Night Tour Journey
    • Masdar Technology Drive
    • Lost Chambers Aquarium
    • Flamingo Lagoon Discovery
    • Qasr Al Sheikh Journey
    • Heritage Village Abu Dhabi
    • Wahat Al Karama Memorial Walk
    • Big Bus Sharjah Half Day Tour
    • Marina & Lagoon Boat Cruise
    • Yacht Cruise Yas Island
    • Arabian Dhow Cruise Dubai
    • World trade Center District Walk
    • Sheikh Zayed Centre
    • Palm Island Drive
  • Free Water
  • Free Wi-Fi

Route descriptions

City tour

Explore the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, the iconic Louvre and the Emirates Palace. Visit a wide variety of museums, a Souk, dhow boats, a fort and a historic district.

  • Tour highlights: Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Emirates Palace, Louvre Museum (UC), Al Hosn Fort, Etihad Museum, Capital Leaning Tower, Heritage Village, Mangroves, Corniche, Royal Palace, Etihad Towers, WTC Souk

Yas tour

Enter the action-packed entertainment zone Yas Island, an island like no other! Visit Ferrari World, a F1 Racing Circuit, Yas Waterworld, Yas Marina and Warner Bros Theme Park.

  • Tour highlights: Ferrari World, F1 Marina Circuit, Drag Racing Strip, Racing School, Karting Track, Yas Waterworld, Yas Mall, Warner Bros, Viceroy, Beach, Yas Marina

Dhow cruise

Jump onboard an Arabian Dhow and glide down the Abu Dhabi coastline. Enjoy stunning views of the capital’s skyline, palaces, an island and the Marina Creek.

  • Tour Highlights: Corniche, Marina Eye, Lulu Island, Beaches, UAE Flag Pole, Marina Creek, Emirates Palace, Fishing Village, Abu Dhabi Skyline, Bab Al Bahr hotel

Bus stops:

  • Marina Mall
  • Etihad Towers
  • Sheikh Zayed Center
  • Etihad Gallery
  • Grand Mosque
  • Eastern Mangroves
  • Galleria and Rosewood
  • Abu Dhabi Mall
  • Manarat Al Saadiyat
  • Abu Dhabi Corniche
  • World Trade Center
  • Al Hosn Fort
  • Markaziyah Park
  • Public Beach
  • Dhow Corniche Cruise
  • Sheikh Zayed Mosque
  • Yas Viceryoy
  • Yas Plaza Hotels
  • Yas Water World
  • Yas Mall
  • Ferrari World
  • Yas Marina Circuit

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What's included
  • Classic, Premium or Deluxe hop-on hop-off Big Bus tickets
  • Free Wi-Fi on board
  • Recorded commentary on board available in 8 languages
  • Water
  • Big City Pass (deluxe option only)
Reduced price
  • Children 4 and under: free
  • Children 5-15 years of age: reduced
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You can redeem vouchers at any Big Bus kiosk.

What to remember
  • Recorded commentary in English, Arabic, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Russian and Mandarin
  • 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
  • If a ticket is lost a replacement cannot be reissued
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When
  • Operates daily: 9.00am-7:15pm
    • Duration: 2.5 hours
    • Frequency: every 30 minutes
    • First Bus: 8.50am
  • Last Bus: 5.00pm
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Big Bus Tours
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