York to London by Rail with Afternoon Tea Bus Tour

Experience our popular afternoon tea bus tour on a 90 minute journey around London. This package includes your return reserved train tickets as well as a slice of the action onboard the tour.

Return train tickets from York included
Afternoon Tea Bus with Panoramic Tour of London – Upper Deck Seating
Transport from London Kings Cross to Waterloo
Important Information

Days of operation: Monday to Saturday
Outbound train will depart from York Station at 7:37am*, arrive 9:36am* London King's Cross.

Afternoon tea bus tour start time: 12:00pm
Duration: Approx. 90 minutes
Departure point: Golden Tours Visitor Centre Waterloo, Unit 31, Elizabeth House, York Road, London, SE1 7NJ

Return train departs London Kings Cross at 19:30*, arrive back to York at 21:31*

*These are estimate times, your will be emailed your train tickets. Please make sure you arrive to the station at least 15min before departure time stated on your train ticket.

Please note;

For any special meal requests please email reservations@goldentours.com at least 72 hours in advance of your travel date. All special requests are subject to availability.
We do not offer vegan or gluten-free alternatives.
Bookings need to be made 72 hours before departure, bookings made within 72 hours of departure are not guaranteed the full menu.
Please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure time.
We cannot guarantee that all foods have not been in contact with nuts.
Alcohol will only be served to those aged 18 and over - a valid ID will be required.
There are no toilets on-board.
This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
Children aged 15 and under must be accompanied by a paying adult.
The route is subject to change due to road closures and traffic conditions.
Some of the dishes on the menus may be subject to change.
Children under 5 are not allowed on this tour.


You will depart from York train station on the 07:37am train headed to London’s Kings Cross station. Arriving at 09:36am. You will then have a couple of hours to explore, before heading over to Waterloo to board the afternoon tea bus tour, ready for its departure at 12pm.The 90 minute tour will pass many of London world famous landmark’s, such as the London Eye and Buckingham Palace. You will dine on beautifully displayed sweet and savoury dishes whilst drinking various types of tea. Or and of course a glass of prosecco.

The afternoon is yours to send at you leisure, before you head back to King’s Cross for the 7:30pm train, that gets you back home into York station at 21:33.

Take a look at the different menu options available, to wet your appetite;

Bus floorplan

York to London by Rail with Afternoon Tea Bus Tour
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