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Tickets for London: Unlimited Hop-on Hop Off Bus & Thames River Cruise

The best and easiest way to see London's highlights

Instant ticket delivery
Audio guide: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
Live guide: English
Smartphone tickets accepted

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What's included

Unlimited access to the hop-on hop-off buses
Pre-recorded commentary
Complimentary earphones
Complimentary hop-on, hop-off Thames river cruise (24 or 48-hour ticket)
  • Save time and money on transport – hop on and off at stops across central London and see Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament and more
  • Take the sightseeing on the water, and soak up London's landmarks aboard a relaxing Thames river cruise
  • Kids get specially a designed children’s commentary on the buses to keep them engaged as you zip through London

Hop on and off at stops across Central London and see sights like London Bridge, Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, and more! Your pass is for 24 or 48 hours and includes a free Thames Cruise and even special fun stuff for kids!

With this easy-peasy smartphone pass you'll get unlimited access to the hop-on hop-off bus that offers the best sightseeing in lovely London!

Choose either a 24 or 48-hour pass and see historic landmarks like Buckingham Palace, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament, The London Eye, London Bridge, The Tower of London and more!

Rather do your sightseeing from the water? Hop on a free Thames River sightseeing cruise and see the sparkling skyscrapers from the river.

Download the Tootbus App and explore the city like a local. Get the latest itineraries, find the nearest stops and monuments on an interactive map, locate buses in real time, and learn more about the landmarks with the built-in audioguide.

Valid for: 24h or 48h

Once activated, your ticket is valid for the number of hours you’ve chosen.

  • Show your smartphone ticket to a member of The TootBus staff to get it scanned
  • Once scanned, you'll be given two tickets: one for the hop-on hop-off bus Tour and one for the River Cruise. Please keep them safe, as you will need them throughout your trip
  • For subsequent journeys, simply show your ticket to a member of staff to board the bus

The main departure point is on the corner of Coventry St and Whitcomb St. You can also board the bus at any stop along the three routes.

For the river cruise:

You can board the cruise at Westminster, London Eye or Tower of London piers. Show your river cruise ticket to the City Cruises' staff to board the boat.

Tour Times:

  • Yellow Route: from 18/04/22 until 15/07/22 buses every 15 minutes
  • Blue Route: from 18/04/22 until 15/07/22 run every 15 minutes
  • Orange Route: currently not operational

River cruises:

  • Westminster Pier to Westminster Pier: Every 40 minutes from 10:00 (last departure 19:20)
  • Tower Pier to Westminster Pier: Approximately every 35-40 minutes from 10:00 (last departure 18:35)
  • Journey time: one way 30-40 minutes
Yellow Route
Monday 09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 18:00
Thursday 09:00 - 18:00
Friday 09:00 - 18:00
Saturday 09:00 - 18:00
Sunday 09:00 - 18:00
  • Rescheduling is possible until 24 hours before your visit.

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