Help

Service Updates

When service updates are occurring, tabs will be featured below. 

Big Bus Tour London?

February

London Winter Run Sunday 3rd

April

Marathon Sun 28th

May

Vitality 10k run Monday 27th May

June

Trooping the Colour Sat 8th

July

London Pride Sat 6th

Summer Streets - Regent Street closed every Sunday

Triathlon Sunday 28th

August

Prudential Cycle weekend Sat 3rd & Sun 4th

October

Royal Parks Half Marathon Sun 13th

November

Remembrance Sunday 10th

City sightseeing Cambridge?

City Sightseeing - Cardiff?

Amended route

The City Sightseeing - Cardiff tour route has been amended due to road closures in the Bay area.

The disruptions will affect a number of stops along the route and as a result the tour has introduced temporary bus stops in the bay which are a 2-5 minute walk from the original stops.

City Sightseeing have displayed signs to help customers whilst on their tour.

Hop-on Hop-off - Golden Tours?

Friday 11th January to Tuesday 5th February 2019 – Pall Mall closed


Pall Mall closed - St James Palace - Stop 38 closed.

Lilac route on diversion via Piccadilly Circus and Piccadilly alternative stops 5 and 6.

Friday 18th January to Friday 3rd May 2019 – Closure of Hyde Park Corner stop

Construction Works - Piccadilly, Bomber Memorial - Stop 7 closed when works are adjacent..

Replacement stop in Duke of Wellington Place.

Sunday 3rd February 2019 – London Winter Run

Major Event – Westminster and City - All routes on diversion.

Blue Route:
The Blue route will be diverted up to approx. 1330 as follows:

Normal line of route to Buckingham Gate stop 2, then divert Buckingham Gate, Horseferry Road, Lambeth Bridge to Lambeth Palace Road stop 48. From stop 48 continue Lambeth Palace Road, York Road, Stamford Street, Blackfriars Bridge, Queen Victoria Street, right Puddle Dock, left Upper Thames Street, Lower Thames Street, Tower Hill, Minories to Tower stop 29.
From Tower stop 29, normal line of route to Victoria.

From 1330 approx. normal line of route will be resumed, except that Whitehall will remain closed until 1600 approx. (normal Whitehall diversion will apply).

Stops 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27 and 28 will not be served until 1330 approx.
Stops 3, 4 and 20 will not be served until 1600 approx.

Red Route:
The Red route will be diverted up to approx. 1330 as follows:

Normal line of route to Buckingham Gate stop 2, then divert Buckingham Gate, Horseferry Road, Lambeth Bridge to Lambeth Palace Road stop 48. From stop 48 continue Lambeth Palace Road, York Road, Stamford Street, Blackfriars Bridge, Queen Victoria Street, right Puddle Dock, left Upper Thames Street, Lower Thames Street, Tower Hill, Minories to Tower stop 29. From Tower stop 29, normal line of route to Westminster Bridge stop 32. From Westminster Bridge stop 32, divert via Blue route stopping at stop 33 to Buckingham Gate stop 34. From Buckingham Gate stop 34 divert via Grosvenor Gardens, Grosvenor Place, Hyde Park Corner to Piccadilly stop 18. From Piccadilly stop 18, continue Piccadilly to Piccadilly Circus and Haymarket stop 20, then right Pall Mall right Regent Street, left Piccadilly stop 5. From Piccadilly stop 5, normal line of route to Piccadilly stop 7.

From 1330 approx. normal line of route will be resumed, except that Whitehall will remain closed until 1600 approx. (normal Whitehall diversion will apply).

Stops 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27 and 28 will not be served until 1330 approx. Stops 3, 4 and 5 will not be served until 1630 approx.

Orange Route:
The Orange route will be diverted up to approx. 1330 as follows:

Normal line of route to St Pancras stop 72. From St Pancras stop 72 divert via Euston Road, Pentonville Road, Kings Cross Road, Farringdon Road, Farringdon Street, New Bridge Street, Blackfriars Bridge, Queen Victoria Street, right Puddle Dock, left Upper Thames Street, Lower Thames Street, Tower Hill, to Tower stop 36. From Tower stop 36, normal line of route to Lambeth.

From 1330 approx. normal line of route will be resumed.

Stops 22, 23, 24, 25, 41, 44, 70, 73 and 74 will not be served until 1330 approx.

Lilac Route:
The Lilac route will be diverted up to approx. 1330 as follows:

From London Eye divert via IMAX roundabout, Stamford Street, Blackfriars Bridge, Queen Victoria Street, right Puddle Dock, left Upper Thames Street, Lower Thames Street, Tower Hill, Minories to Tower stop 29. From Tower stop 29, divert via red route to Westminster Bridge stop 32. From Westminster Bridge stop 32, divert via Blue route stopping at stop 33 to Buckingham Gate stop 34. From Buckingham Gate stop 34 divert via Grosvenor Gardens, Grosvenor Place, Hyde Park Corner to Piccadilly stop 18. From Piccadilly stop 18, continue to Stratton Street, Berkeley Street and Piccadilly to Green Park stop 6. From Piccadilly stop 6, normal line of route to London Eye.

From 1330 approx. normal line of route will be resumed, except that Whitehall will remain closed until 1600 approx. (normal Whitehall diversion will apply).

Stops 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 42 and 43 will not be served until 1330 approx.
Stops 3, 4 and 38 will not be served until 1630 approx.

Yellow Route:
Morning journeys will not be affected.

Green Route:
Afternoon returns will be in accordance to the finishing times of buses.




London Sightseeing Bus Tour - The Original Tour?

Sunday 10th February: Chinese New Year
The annual Chinese New Year celebrations will take place with road closures from 6am until 8pm.

The following bus stops will be closed all day:
#17 Coventry St, Shake Shack
#18 Pall Mall East, Pret a Manger, stop Z
#41 Shaftesbury Ave, Trocadero
#43 Rupert St, Surgista Bros
#43a Leicester Square tube, Charing Cross Road

x