City Sightseeing hop-on hop-off bus tour of Oxford
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City Sightseeing hop-on hop-off bus tour of Oxford

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German , Portuguese , Russian , Japanese , Polish
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Validity: Flexible
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Create your own itinerary to explore Oxford, hopping on and off whenever you wish!
  • Enjoy access to 1 bus tour route and 19 stops around the city, including all main sights and attractions
  • Discover Oxford's history and culture with audio guides in 11 languages and a kids guide in English
What to expect

Home to the oldest University in Britain, Oxford is an architectural marvel. Explore all it has to offer aboard a City Sightseeing hop-on hop-off bus, with one fantastic route and 19 bus stops.

Hop on the City and University tour, starting at the Railway Station, and head to Park End Street where you can hop off and take in the view of the Castle Mill Stream, a hidden treasure of Oxford. Fancy a bit of shopping during your trip? Hop off at the fabulous Westgate Shopping Centre.

Hop back on and ride past some of the old-style colleges, some of which date back to the early 14th century. You'll be able to see Brasenose College, The Queen's College and the Trinity College gates very clearly from up high on the open-top buses. Hop back off the old Sheldonian Theatre or at the famous Browns restaurant.

City and University tour:

  • Railway Station
  • Park End St
  • Gloucester Green Bus Station
  • New Road
  • Westgate Shopping Centre
  • Speedwell Street
  • Christ Church
  • Brasenose College
  • The Queen's College
  • The Plain
  • St. Cross Road
  • South Parks Road
  • Sheldonian Theatre
  • Trinity College
  • Parks Road
  • Banbury Road
  • Woodstock Road
  • St. Giles Church
  • Magdalen Street East
  • Randolph Hotel
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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • What's included
    • 24 or 48-hour bus pass
    • Guided walking tour (seasonal)
    Reduced price
    • Seniors (age 65+)
    • Family (2 adults + 3 children)
    • Students with valid student card
    • Children (ages 5-15)
    • Infants (ages 0-4): free
    Where

    Meeting point:

    Look for any City Sightseeing stop along the route. Mobile vouchers and printed vouchers are accepted at all stops

    What to remember
    • Please note that changes to operating times, frequencies and inclusions can happen at any time and without notice
    • Hand sanitizer available and use is encouraged if not compulsory. High traffic areas and regularly used equipment/handrails etc will be regularly sanitized. Social distancing measures will be in place
    • The use of face masks is mandatory when riding on the lower deck. Depending on the city, a face mask may be required when on the top deck
    • Your voucher is valid for 12 months from the date of purchase
    • Audio guide available in English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Chinese, Portuguese, Russian and Polish
    • For further information on the available bus stops please refer to this map
    • Please be aware that the guided walking tour has seasonal availability. Please enquire upon arrival for more information
    • Due to ongoing roadworks across the city, tour times are a little longer than usual, up to 90 minutes for a loop, and wait times may be a little longer due to the traffic delays
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    When
    • Low season: 1 April - 20 June 2021, buses run every 30 minutes from Monday to Thursday and every 20 minutes from Friday to Sunday. This will also apply to October. Last tour at 5:00 pm
    • Mid Season: 21 June - 22 July 2021, buses run every 20 minutes from Monday to Thursday and every 15 minutes from Friday to Sunday. This will also apply to September. Last tour at 5:30 pm
    • High Season: 23 July - 31 August 2021, buses run every 15 minutes daily. Last tour at 6:00 pm
    • Walking tour: runs every half hour from 11.30 till 14.00 (for more information, please enquire on arrival)
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    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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