London: City Sightseeing Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

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Discover London's most iconic sights on a hop-on hop-off bus tour valid for either 1-day, 24, or 48-hours. Choose one of the multi-day passes and enjoy an optional Thames river cruise as well.


  • Mobile and printed paper vouchers are both accepted on this tour
  • Discover Tower of London, Big Ben, Trafalgar Square and Victoria & Albert Museum
  • Listen to insights and engaging commentary with on-board audio commentary
  • Enjoy a river cruise when you upgrade your ticket
  • Benefit from access to a direct shuttle service to transfer between lines


Explore London on a convenient hop-on hop-off bus tour. Learn about the city's history, culture, and architecture from onboard audio commentary and enjoy the panoramic views offered by the open-topped bus. Your ticket also includes a shuttle service route. Visit all of London's most important sights on a bus route with 36 stops, starting at Grosvenor Gardens and ending at Buckingham Palace. See Queen Elizabeth Gate in Hyde Park and the Thames Embankment. Travel across Westminster Bridge and catch a glimpse of the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben, and the London Eye. See St Paul's Cathedral, Westminster Abbey, and Tower Bridge. Experience the glitz and glamour of London's West End as your tour bus heads to Leicester Square and finally, head to Buckingham Palace, the principal royal residence. Enjoy the flexibility of exploring the sights at your own pace. You can hop off at any of the 35 stops along 3 routes and explore the nearby sights. Purchase a 24 or 48-hour ticket and enjoy a free cruise along the River Thames between Westminster Pier and Tower Pier. Pass under some of the city's most famous bridges and see London from the water. Red Route Bus Stops: 1) Belvedere Road 2) Aldwych (One Aldwych Hotel) 3) Ludgate Hill (St Paul's Cathedral) 4) Queen Victoria Street (The City) 5) London Bridge 6) Tooley Street (Tower Bridge) 7) Tower Hill (Tower of London) 8) Victoria Embankment 9) Westminster Bridge (Big Ben) 10) Horseferry Road 11) Buckingham Gate (Buckingham Palace) - closed until further notice 12) Buckingham Palace Road (Victoria Station) 13) Buckingham Palace Road, Stop Z12 14) Grosvenor Gardens 15) Queen Elizabeth Gate, Hyde Park 16) Marble Arch (Speakers Corner) 17) Marble Arch (Park Lane) 18) Haymarket 19) Pall Mall East (Trafalgar Square) 20) Westminster Bridge (South) Green Route - Shuttle Service 40) Waterloo Road 41) Old Vic 42) Southampton Row, Stop Y, for the British Museum 43) Woburn Place 44) Pancras Road 45) Midland Road 46) Euston Road 47) Euston Square 48) Great Russell Street, British Museum 49) City Sightseeing Shop Southampton Row 50) Lancaster Place, Somerset House 1) Belvedere Road 51) York Road (Southbank) 52) Lambeth North Station Blue Route Bus Stops: 17) Marble Arch (Park Lane) 26) Knightsbridge 27) Royal Albert Hall 28) Kensington Road 29) Gloucester Road 30) Victoria and Albert Museum 31) Harrods 15) Queen Elizabeth Gate, Hyde Park 16) Marble Arch (Speakers' Corner)


1-day, 24-hour or 48-hour hop-on hop-off bus tour On-board audio guide in 11 languages and headphones Stops near all the major sights River Cruise (if 24 or 48-hour tickets are chosen)

Important Information

  • Red Route runs every 10 minutes from 8:30am - 4pm, and every 10 - 20 minutes from 4pm - 5:20pm. The full route takes 150 minutes
  • Green Route Shuttle: Stop 40, first bus at 9:05am, last bus at 5:05pm. Stop 44, first bus at 9:05am, last bus at 5:35pm. Stop 49, first bus at 9am, last bus at 6pm. Buses run every 30 minutes. Duration - 35 minutes
  • Blue Route runs every 20 minutes from 8:50am - 4:50pm. Tour duration - 1 hour
  • Stop 11 Buckingham Palace is closed every Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 11am - 12pm
  • River Cruise (if appropriate ticket is selected)- You will be given your cruise ticket when you redeem your voucher on the bus. The ticket includes a 1-way cruise between Westminster Pier to Tower Pier
  • This tour will be suspended on Sunday 21st April due to extensive road closures caused by the London Marathon. All bookings for this date will be accepted on Monday 22nd April
  • Stops 4, 10 and 14 Grosvenor Gardens will be out of service until further notice

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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