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Big Bus London: Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour, River Cruise and Walking Tour

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Key Highlights

  • The Big Bus London Hop-On, Hop-Off tour allows you to plan your perfect London Sightseeing itinerary
  • Validity options that suit your needs
  • Choose from a Classic, Premium and Deluxe ticket and enjoy additional benefits!
  • Learn about the history of London on a walking tour and enjoy a cruise on River Thames
  • Informative audio commentary available in multiple languages
  • Browse on the go with FREE WiFi on-board
  • Overview

    Travel around London and hop on and hop off as much as you want with Big Bus London. Conducted in an open-topped double-decker bus, this London Hop-on, Hop-off tour has three routes and more than 50 stops cover all the best-loved London attractions. Frequent departures mean that your precious London sightseeing time is not wasted waiting for buses.

    You can choose from three hop-on, hop-off ticket options, with the validity of the tickets ranging from 1 to 3 days and a specific set of inclusions:
    Classic Ticket
    •    1-day hop-on, hop-off ticket
    •    Walking tour through the heart of London
    •    One-way river cruise (between Westminster and Tower of London – either direction)

    Premium Ticket
    •    2-day hop-on, hop-off ticket
    •    Walking tour through the heart of London
    •    Hop-on, hop-off river cruise (between Westminster and Greenwich, via Tower of London)

    Deluxe Ticket
    •    3-day hop-on, hop-off ticket
    •    Walking tour through the heart of London
    •    Hop-on, hop-off river cruise (between Westminster and Greenwich, via Tower of London)

    The major London attractions covered by the tour are:
    • Buckingham Palace
    • Westminster Abbey
    • St Paul’s Cathedral
    • Tower of London
    • Kensington Palace
    • Madame Tussaud
    • Trafalgar Square
    • Coca-Cola London Eye
    • London Aquarium
    • British Museum
    • Royal Opera House

    For more information on routes and schedules, download the tour route map

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?



    Your ticket is valid for 1, 2 or 3 days from redemption (take your pick!)

    Start time

    May - September: First departure at 8:30am and last departure at 6:00pm, every 10-20 minutes 
    October - April: First departure at 8:30am and last departure at 4:30pm, every 15-30 minutes

    Meeting Point

    The tour departs from various London locations. You can board the bus from any of the stops.

    Ending Point

    Hop off at any of the stops

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • Classic/Premium/ Deluxe ticket (as per option chosen)
    • One way river cruise ticket (with classic ticket only)
    • Hop-on, hop-off river cruise ticket (with premium & deluxe ticket only)
    • One of the 3 free walking tours
    • Recorded commentary available on Blue Route & Green Link - English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Polish, Arabic, Hindi, Japanese, Mandarin, and Russian
    • English-speaking guide available on Red Route
    • FREE WiFi on buses


    • Food and drinks

  • Please note

    Voucher information: Sorry, but we will need you to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we're working on changing this).  At this time no refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

    London is a functioning capital city and therefore political events, demonstrations and celebrations can disrupt the route at any time, especially during summer and at weekends. While every effort is made to ensure a smooth and frequent service there may be delays, reduced frequency and route alternations due to traffic and road closures.

    Additional info

    Live guided commentary will be available as well as audio commentary in 8 different languages on all the hop on hop off buses.
  • Customer Reviews
    • Very good

      As expected...

      Luís Costa, Portugal, 12/Jun/2018
    • Wonderful Experience!

      This was our first time in London and we thoroughly enjoyed the tour. The team of workers were very friendly and helpful at every stop off and hop on. One one occasion I told the...

      Duane Ellis, United Kingdom, 06/Jun/2018
    • A good overview of the city

      This is a great way for first time visitors to London to get acclimated to the city....

      Janice L Hudson, United States, 06/Jun/2018
    • Très bien. Mais pas très facile de repérer où commencer quand on arrive dans la ville... on cherche un peu de trop. Suggestion : communiquer les lieux (adresse précise) où on peut obtenir la validation de l'achat

      Carine Basl?, Belgium, 09/Jul/2019
    • Our live narrator on this tour was very informative and gave useful information. Her name is Courtney, I think, she's a Canadian.

      Belinda Bennett, United States, 06/Jul/2019
    • Great tour on bus and boat

      Alan Campbell, United Kingdom, 09/Jun/2019