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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 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, two or three 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
  • Capital Corniche Dhow Cruise
  • Free Water
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Etihad Museum journey

Premium ticket:

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

Deluxe ticket:

  • 3-day hop-on hop-off Big Bus ticket
  • Three Day Unlimited Hop-on Hop-off Big Bus Tour
  • Magical Night Tour Journey
  • Capital Corniche Dhow Cruise
  • Al Ain City Tour
  • Yas Island Yacht Cruise
  • Free Water
  • Free Wi-Fi

Route descriptions

City tour - Red route: every day, 2 hours duration, runs every 30 minutes between 9.00am- 5.00pm

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. Highlights include Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Emirates Palace, The Louvre, Etihad Museum and Founder’s Memorial.

Yas tour - Green route: Every day, 1 hour 35 minutes duration, every 90 minutes from 10.00am - 5.30pm

Enter the action-packed entertainment zone Yas Island, an island like no other. Visit Ferrari World, the world-renowned Formula 1 Racing Circuit, Waterworld and the Warner Bros. Theme Park. Highlights include Ferrari World, F1 Marina Circuit, Yas Mall, Karting Track, Yas Waterworld and Warner Bros.

A Magical Journey Night Tour - Tuesdays and Fridays, 2 hour duration, once a day at 7.30pm
Enjoy spectacular views of the Emirates Palace Hotel and the Abu Dhabi corniche as well as the majestic Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque on this magical night tour. Highlights include Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Emirates Palac, Louvre Museum, Al Hosn Fort and Etihad Museum (Valid from 22nd October 2018)

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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  • 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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