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Big Bus London Sightseeing Tour

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See all London’s top sights on an award-winning Big Bus tour, the most frequent open-top bus tour in the city. 

  • One simple route covering all of London’s top sights
  • Hop on and off at 50+ stops as many times as you like
  • Most frequent open top bus tour in London with buses every 5-20 minutes
  • Live commentary on every Red Tour bus
  • Audio guide in 12 languages on every Blue Tour bus
  • Free walking tours and Thames river cruise with every ticket
  • Free night tour included with 3 day tickets
  • Free rewards book offering discounts at top attractions, cafes and shops around London

The route covers all London’s biggest landmarks, including:

  • Buckingham Palace
  • Westminster Abbey
  • The Houses of Parliament and Big Ben
  • Trafalgar Square
  • Kensington Palace and Royal Albert Hall (Blue Tour only)
  • St Paul’s Cathedral and Monument
  • The Tower of London and Tower Bridge
  • The Shard

You will be emailed an e-voucher. Please PRINT and bring with you. Valid for one year unless otherwise stated.

To place an order add the required quantity to the box below and click on Add to Shopping Basket.

 Adult (16+)Child 5 - 15 (under 5s free)Family (2 adults + 2 children)
1 Day£29.00
2 Days£32.00
3 Days£39.00

The name on your e-voucher MUST match the name of one of the visitors. If you are booking for someone else, including trade bookings, check this box.

Why choose this tour?

More than just a bus tour, a Big Bus ticket gives you the ultimate London sightseeing experience! Every ticket includes a walking tour and a boat cruise, letting you see London at its finest.

The tour route covers all the must-see sights of London, from Tower Bridge and the Tower of London in the east, to Harrods and Notting Hill in the west.

See a map of the tour route and all stops

See all the sights
Because there’s only one main route, you can hop off and back on again wherever you like – no wasting time working out which bus to take or waiting to change bus!

Start your tour anywhere
You can redeem your voucher at any of the 50+ Big Bus stops, but some recommended starting points are: Green Park, Baker Street, Marble Arch and Victoria.

Get home easily
Big Bus tour tickets also include a free pick-up shuttle (Green Route) from Kings Cross, Russell Square and Euston to the tour starting points, and hotel drop-off in the evening to Notting Hill, Kensington and Paddington. See purple route on the map to check if the shuttle passes your hotel

What are the different ticket types?

1 Day

  • Valid the day the ticket is redeemed
  • Includes Thames cruise (Westminster to Tower Pier or vice versa) and choice of 3 walking tours
  • Perfect if you have just one day in London

2 Day

  • Valid the day the ticket is redeemed, and the next day
  • Includes Thames cruise (Westminster to Tower Pier or vice versa) and choice of 3 walking tours
  • Great for exploring at a more leisurely pace, and if you want to hop off often

3 Day

  • Valid the day the ticket is redeemed, the next day, and the day after that
  • Includes a longer Thames cruise (Westminster to Greenwich), free Night Tour (April to October only), and choice of 3 walking tours
  • Perfect if you have a longer holiday, and want to use the buses for 3 days, visiting attractions in between

How to book
When you book, you will be emailed an e-voucher. Print it out and bring with you to any of the 50+ stops on the Big Bus route. When you get on the bus, give the voucher to the Big Bus staff, who will exchange it for your ticket(s).  

Tour dates and times
April to October

  • Buses run every 5-15 minutes
  • First buses: Victoria 8am; Marble Arch 8.25am; Green Park 8.30am; Baker Street 8.35am

November to March

  • Buses run every 10-20 minutes
  • First buses: Victoria 8.30am; Marble Arch 8.55am; Green Park 9am; Baker Street 9.05am
  • No buses run on 25 December

See a map of the tour route and all stops, including first bus times for every stop

Disabled customers
Most buses are wheelchair-accessible. At the bus stop, a member of staff will be able to inform you when the next accessible bus will be available to board.

River cruise – included free with every ticket

  • Cruises run daily
  • You need to exchange your voucher at a bus stop before going on a cruise
  • You can then board a boat for your cruise at Westminster Pier, Tower Pier or London Eye Pier. Valid for a one-way journey only
  • 3 Day tickets include a longer cruise between Westminster Pier and Greenwich Pier (one-way only).
  • Board at Westminster Pier, London Eye Pier, or Greenwich Pier

Walking tours – included free with every ticket

Royal London Walk
Learn about the history of St James’ Palace and Buckingham Palace, plus see the famous Changing of the Guard ceremony. 

Scene London – Film locations tour
Discover the filming locations of world-famous and iconic TV shows and movies, including Harry Potter, Sherlock Holmes, Dr Who, James Bond and more.

Haunting Mysteries – Ghost and mystery tour
Take a light-hearted look into London’s shadowy past, and discover the mysteries and ghost stories that shroud the city.

  • Tours run daily and last approx. 1.5-2 hours
  • All tours leave from Trafalgar Square; Big Bus stop 10
  • Royal London Walk: departs 10.20am
  • Scene London: departs 2pm
  • Haunting Mysteries: departs 6pm
  • You can go on as many walking tours as you like while your Big Bus ticket is valid

Night Bus tour – included free with 3 Day tickets only

  • Departs daily from 7.30pm
  • 9 hop-on, hop-off stops
  • Live commentary in English and audio guide in 12 languages on every bus
  • Free returns service to hotels in Paddington, Bayswater, Notting Hill and Kensington (last departure 11.20pm)
  • Free drink at Planet Hollywood
  • See map of Night Tour route and departure times

Free voucher reward book – how to collect
Your free voucher book can be collected from bus stops at Green Park, Marble Arch or Baker Street, or ask your guide on the bus

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