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City Sightseeing London 24hr Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

This narrated double-decker hop-on hop-off bus tour is the perfect way to explore London at your own pace, hopping on and off as many times as you wish over a 24 period at any of the 19 conveniently located stops. PLUS, your ticket includes a River Cruise between Westminster and Tower Piers.

Tickets at the ready… jump onboard the famous red buses and let City Sightseeing immerse you in London’s rich history, diverse culture and striking architecture.

Hop off at famous landmarks including the Tower of London; home to the Crown Jewels, take a stroll through the largest of the Royal Parks, Hyde Park, or stop off at St Paul’s Cathedral and marvel at the dome that has dominated the city’s skyline for more than 300 years.

Make your way across the River Thames over Tower Bridge, a Neo-Gothic suspension bridge and one of the most photographed landmarks in the capital.

Stop at Westminster where Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament are on the doorstep whilst a short walk takes you to Westminster Abbey, Whitehall and Downing Street, home to the Prime Minister.

Fancy a cruise down the River Thames to see the city from a different perspective? Take advantage of a free river cruise from Westminster or Tower Pier... not to be missed.

There’s so much to see and do so let City Sightseeing London be your number one choice for discovering this much-loved and visited city.

Red Route:

  • Belvedere Road
  • Aldwych (One Aldwych Hotel)
  • Ludgate Hill (St Paul's Cathedral)
  • Queen Victoria Street (The City) - stop closed until further notice
  • London Bridge
  • Tooley Street (Tower Bridge)
  • Tower Hill (Tower of London)
  • Victoria Embankment
  • Westminster Bridge (Big Ben)
  • Horseferry Road - stop closed until further notice
  • Buckingham Gate (Buckingham Palace)
  • Buckingham Palace Road (Victoria Station)
  • Buckingham Palace Road, Stop Z12
  • Grosvenor Gardens
  • Queen Elizabeth Gate, Hyde Park
  • Marble Arch (Speakers Corner)
  • Marble Arch (Park Lane)
  • Haymarket
  • Pall Mall East (Trafalgar Square)
  • Westminster Bridge (South)

Green Route:

  • Waterloo Road
  • Old Vic
  • Aldwych
  • Southampton Row
  • Woburn Place
  • Pancras Road
  • Midland Road
  • Euston Road
  • Euston Square
  • Great Russell Street
  • Southampton Row
  • Lancaster Place
  • Belvedere Road
  • York Road
  • Lambeth North Station

Blue Route:

  • Westminster Pier
  • Tower Pier

Operational Information:

  • First departure:9.00 am.
  • Last departure: 4:30 pm.
  • Times are subject to change at any time with little to no notice in some cases.
  • Frequency: Every 30 minutes (delays may be possible in cases of unplanned traffic)
  • Duration: 1 full loop without hopping off takes approx. 2 hours 30 minutes.
  • Departure Point: Customers can start their tour at ANY of the stops along the route.
  • Audio Commentary: 11 languages including English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Chinese, Japanese, Portuguese, Polish, Russian & Arabic. Individual headphones will be issued on board the bus and for personal use only.

Please note: Stop 4 (Bank) and Stop 10 (Horseferry Rd) are closed until further notice. Stop 11 (Buckingham Palace) is closed every Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 11:00 - 12:00 due to the Changing of the Guards.

Experience Includes

  • Open-dated ticket with instant delivery - Book now, Use now!
  • 24-hour ticket with unlimited hop-on hop-off opportunities
  • 20 different stops
  • Muliti-lingual audio commentary with individual headphones
  • Free River Thames sightseeing cruise
  • See London’s best sights from our open-top bus
  • BOOK WITH CONFIDENCE - flexibility to cancel your tickets with a full refund*

Experience Excludes

  • Entrance to any attractions

Terms & Conditions

  • You will be sent a voucher which you should present on your mobile device at any one of the official City Sightseeing stops to allow access to any of the buses. You will be issued your cruise ticket at this point
  • Please note: During holiday seasons, the bus service may experience some changes as a result of events and activities taking place across the city. We advise to check locally for the latest timetables during this time.
  • You can hop on and hop off the City Sightseeing London buses on this tour as many times as you like over a 24-hour period.
  • You can start your journey at any of the stops.
  • The last two departures from Stop 1 each day end the route at Westminster Pier
  • Entrance to the attractions is not included in this ticket.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
  • Children aged 0-4 years travel free.
  • Operating times are subject to change without notice, please check locally.
  • City Sightseeing reserves the right to cancel or modify the routes or departure times.
  • Free River Cruise - this is a 1 way ticket between Westminster Pier and Tower Pier or vice versa. Cruise is operated by Hornblower - City Cruises. River cruise tickets will be issued when you exchange your voucher on the bus so you must visit the bus in the first instance.
  • If you are booking a group of ten or more, please note that due to the nature of this tour and varying demand, there is no guarantee that a group will be able to travel altogether and the group may need to split up and/or wait for the next bus.
  • Cancellation Policy: Free cancellations for bookings cancelled with the supplier 72 hours prior to the tour date. No refunds are given for cancellations made within 72 hours.