Hop-on Hop-off London Bus Tour 48hr Ticket Tickets and Dates

More Information about Hop-on Hop-off London Bus Tour 48hr Ticket

What's Included in the tour


  • 48 Hour Hop-on Hop-off Ticket
  • Free Wi-Fi on all Open Top buses
  • Free River Thames boat ride valid for 24 hours*

What's Excluded


  • Entrances to attractions
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drink, unless specified
Please Note
  • To see our social distancing and health and safety policy, click here
  • Stops would be served on an hourly basis from 10 AM to 5 PM
  • Valid for 48 hours from when you first hop-on 
  • Unlimited usage within the 48 hours
  • Boat ticket to be used between Westminster Pier and St Katharine’s Pier

The Supreme London bus tour
Explore imperious London in all its grandeur on this ultimate tour. This exceptional value Hop on Hop off tour is difficult to surpass. This tour encompasses world renowned attractions such as the Tower of London, Shakespeare’s Globe and spectacular Westminster Abbey, as well as, of course, the inimitable Buckingham Palace. You will also see the most eminent regions of London, such as distinguished Marble Arch, Park Lane, world celebrated Trafalgar Square and vibrant Piccadilly.

The Routes:

  • The Classic Tour (Red route): Covers all the main central London sights and visits London’s Museum Quarter.
  • The Essential Tour (Orange route): Will take you to some of the areas north of central, such as King’s Cross, Madame Tussauds and Regent’s Park
  • The Pick Up/Drop Off Route (Yellow route): Operating in the morning, this route travels from the popular hotel districts to Central London.)
Route Map and Timetable

Free 24hr River Thames Hop-on Hop-off Boat Ride
Enjoy an enthralling sightseeing cruise along the heart of London’s River Thames with this hop-on hop-off boat ride. Departing from Westminster and taking you to St Katharine’s Pier, you’ll get to soak in panoramic views of the capital’s most iconic landmarks for a sightseeing experience like no other! Discover fascinating facts as you cruise with live commentary from the captain and audio guides available via your Smartphone in Spanish, Chinese, English, French, German and Italian. Tickets are valid for 24 hours (unlimited usage within this time) so you can see the best of London at your own leisure!

Click here to see the route map and full timetable.
  • Hop-on hop-off service with multiple stops
  • Ticket valid for 48 hours
  • Go on a sightseeing cruise like no other with your free 24-hour River Thames hop-on hop-off boat ride ticket
  • Buses depart every 15-20
  • Bus audio guides in : 

Buses Depart Every 15-20 mins

Red Route buses depart every 20 mins Fri to Sun. 30 mins Mon to Thurs

Orange Route buses depart every 30 mins Fri to Sun. 60 mins Mon to Thurs

Departure point: 
You can join the tour from any of our multiple stops. Each of our stops will be clearly signposted Golden Tours Hop on Hop Off/London Tour Bus.

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Free Hop-on Hop-off Boat Ride

These cruises are operated by Circular Cruise Westminster.

The first boat departs from Westminster Pier at 11am – to view the full timetable including last departure times click here

Boats leave every 30 minutes from:

  • Westminster Pier (Westminster Pier, Victoria Embankment, London SW1A 2JH)
  • Embankment Pier (Embankment Pier, Victoria Embankment, London WS2N 6NU)
  • Festival Pier (Festival Pier, South Bank, London SE1 9PX)
  • Bankside Pier (Bankside Pier, Bankside, London SE1 9DT)
  • St Katharine’s Pier - for Tower of London - (St Katharine’s Pier, St Katharine's Way, London E1W 1LD)

Cruise rides last 30 minutes.