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London Tourist Bus
  • 10% off
  • English
  • 24, 48 or 72 hours

The London Tourist bus is a practical way to see the main sights in the British Capital. You can get on and off the bus at any of its stops, to explore the city at your own pace.

Route and Stops

The London tourist bus makes four different routes, with 50 stops in total. You'll pass through London on board an open top double-decker bus, taking in the unmissable sights in one of the most visited cities in the world.  

Red Line: The most complete route, with a duration of 2.5 hours, passing through some of the major sights in London. It includes a live guide in English as well as recorded commentary in 12 other languages.

Blue Line: This route passes through the west of London, making stops near Harrods, the best museums in the city and Kensington Palace. This route lasts 1 hour 15 minutes.

  • Orange Line: This route connects Madame Tussauds on Baker Street and the main attractions on Southbank, including the London Eye. This route lasts 1.5 hours.
  • Green Line: This route links north and central London. Ideal for anyone staying outside the city centre.

 

You can consult the routes and all their stops clicking on the following link:

Route and list of stops on the London Tourist Bus

Options

You can choose one of the following types of ticket depending on which suits your needs best.

  • 1 Day Ticket: Includes unlimited access to the Big Bus buses over 24 consecutive hours and a journey (one way) between the Westminster and Tower of London docks.
  • 2 Day Ticket: Includes unlimited access to the Big Bus buses over 48 hours and a return journey between the Westminster and Tower of London docks.
  • 3 Day Ticket: Includes unlimited access to the Big Bus buses over 72 hours and a return journey between the Westminster and Tower of London docks.
  • Night Tour: Includes only a night tour in an open-topped bus enabling you to admire all of London's monuments lit up by night.
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All tickets also include a guided walking tour in English, helping you to get to know everything about the British royal family and the mysteries and legends of London. The hour long tour leaves every day from Trafalgar Square (stop 6) at 10:30 am.

How does it work?

The ticket is valid for 1, 2, or 3 days following its first use. That is to day, a 2 day ticket first used on Monday ar 3 pm will be valid until Wednesday at 3 pm.

During this period you may get on and off the buses as many times as you like, to discover impressive sights such as Westminster Abbey, the well known Big Ben, Buckingham Palace or the bustling Picadilly Circus, a meeting point for tourists and locals alike.

Timetable and Frequency

  • November to February: Every day from 8:20 am to 4:30 pm.
  • March to October: Every day from 08:20 am to 5 pm.
  • April to June and September: Every day from 8:20 am to 6 pm.
  • July and August: Every day from 8:20 am to 7 pm.

The buses come every 15 to 30 minutes.

2 or 3 day ticket + night tour

If you reserve the 2 or 3 day ticket, you will also enjoy a night tour of London, enabling you to enjoy its monuments lit up by night. During the tour, lasting an hour and 45 minutes, you'll benefit from recorded commentary.

You can get on the bus at any of the following stops:

  • London Eye (stop 12): at 7:30, 8:00 and 8:30 pm.
  • Victoria (stop 22): at 7:45, 8:15 and 8:45 pm.
  • Marble Arch (stop 4): at 8:00, 8:30 and 9:00 pm.
  • You can use your tickets for the night tour up to 3 days from the date you first used your ticket.

Price

Adults Children between 5 and 15 Children under 5
1 Day Ticket
$ 48 $ 43.5
$ 25 $ 22.5
Free
2 Day Ticket
$ 57.5 $ 51.5
$ 29 $ 26
Free
3 Day Ticket
$ 65 $ 58.5
$ 32.5 $ 29.5
Free
Night Tour
$ 30 $ 27
$ 16 $ 14.5
Free

1 Day Ticket

  • Adults

    $ 48 $ 43.5
  • Children between 5 and 15

    $ 25 $ 22.5
  • Children under 5

    Free

2 Day Ticket

  • Adults

    $ 57.5 $ 51.5
  • Children between 5 and 15

    $ 29 $ 26
  • Children under 5

    Free

3 Day Ticket

  • Adults

    $ 65 $ 58.5
  • Children between 5 and 15

    $ 32.5 $ 29.5
  • Children under 5

    Free

Night Tour

  • Adults

    $ 30 $ 27
  • Children between 5 and 15

    $ 16 $ 14.5
  • Children under 5

    Free

More information

Duration

24, 48 or 72 hours

Language English

The tour includes audio commentary in English.

Included

Unlimited use of the Big Bus London busses during the selected time.

Headphones for each person.

One way Thames cruise (1 day ticket).

Return Thames cruise (2 and 3 day tickets).

Night tour in open topped bus (optional).

Walking tour (with English speaking guide).

10% discount on the official ticket price.

When to book?

Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.

Ticket

Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.

Accessibility

Yes (most of the buses are accessible).

How to book?

To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

Do you have any questions?

Find answers to our most frequently asked questions. If you need help to book an activity or have any enquiries, please contact us.

from $ 48
$ 27
No hidden fees or surcharges

Cancellations


Non refundable. You may not cancel this activity.

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