See the best of London with our hop-on hop-off bus
Choose from 60+ stops throughout central London
Hop on and hop off for a calendar day
Cruise through the Thames on a sightseeing boat ride
Red Route :
Monday to Thursday, every 30 mins
Friday to Sunday, every 20 mins
Orange Route :
Monday to Thursday, every 60 mins
Friday to Sunday, every 30 mins
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.
BUS STOP 18 IS CLOSED PERMANENTLY.
BUS STOP 1 IS CLOSED TEMPORARILY.
These cruises are operated by Thames River Sightseeing.
Open All Year except 24, 25, 26 December and 1st January.
*Free 24hrs Hop-on Hop-off Boat Ride not available to 1 day ticket holders and 24hrs ticket without cruise.
Bus stop 1 & 18 are currently closed.
There will an English live guide on selected departures (subject to availability).
Audio guides will be available in 11 languages (English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Chinese, Russian, Brazilian Portuguese, Indian, Japanese and Arabic)
To see our social distancing and health and safety policy, visit www.goldentours.com/covid-19
To view the latest service information please visit https://www.goldentours.com/bus-service
This is Hop-On Hop-Off bus service, you can join at any Golden Tours bus stop.
No restroom available on board.
No food will be provided on this tour.
We will no longer be providing complimentary face masks to all our guests, but you are very welcome to wear your own mask.
Buses will be cleaned thoroughly after every tour.
Your flexible day ticket will NOT be accepted on Christmas day
*Free 24hrs Hop-on Hop-off Boat Ride to 24hrs, 48hrs and 72hrs ticket holders. You can also purchase a 24hrs ticket without the cruise.
**You can cancel your reservation for this product up to 24hrs before to get a refund in full.
Have an unforgettable tour of London on our hop-on hop-off bus through the heart of the city. Taking you to the doorstep of the capital’s most iconic locations, you’ll get to discover the very best that one of the most famous cities in the world has to offer!
Whether you decide to stay on the open top bus and soak in panoramic views of London’s most iconic landmarks or hop-off at any of our bus stops dotted across the city, there is much to see and discover.
Be driven through the famous Parliament Square, home to Westminster Abbey, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament, go past the iconic London Eye as you enjoy the hustle and bustle of London’s Southbank area, see the city’s biggest skyscraper, The Shard, visit the golden gates of Buckingham Palace, the majestic St Paul’s Cathedral and much more.
With audio commentary throughout giving you the chance to learn more about the capital, it’s the perfect way to get to know London, regardless of the time or your budget!
You can use any of the routes available:
The Classic Tour (Red route): Covers all the main Central London sights and visits London’s Museum Quarter.
The Essential Tour (Orange route): Passes Madame Tussauds and Kings Cross, as well as Hyde Park and Regents Park, two of the prettiest parks in London.
The Morning and Evening Drop off Service (Yellow and Green routes): buses will pick guests from popular hotel areas and bring them to Central London in the morning and drop them off by the end of the day.
Please note stop 1 & 18 is closed for now.
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!
All kids travelling until 31st October will also be able to collect a free model toy bus. Just show your ticket at our Waterloo office. Elizabeth House, York Road, London SE1 7NJ to collect.