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Tickets for Hop-on Hop-off Bus Palermo

Explore the Sicilian capital hassle-free with this hop-on hop-off bus tour

Flexible ticket: cancellable up to 24 hours before visit date (if selected)
Instant ticket delivery
Duration: Your ticket is valid for 24 hours. Duration of one loop: Line A 60 minutes Line B 50 minutes
Wheelchair accessible
Audio guide: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
Smartphone tickets accepted
  • See Palermo's sights hassle-free with the Hop-on hop-off bus ticket. Easy access to all the best stuff
  • Ride two different lines (Line A and Line B) and get a free paper route map, plus free onboard WiFi, and audio guide and a free app - 'Sightseeing Experience'
  • Get discounts for museums, concerts, theater, cinema and more

Palermo will feel a lot more manageable with a hop-on hop-off bus ticket. Ride two lines and see the historic center - this city boasts more stunning Art Nouveau buildings than anything else! See the main villas, Zisa Castle and loads more with an audio guide and discounts for attractions.

Palermo is yours to explore from the comforts of your big red Hop-on Hop-off bus! Ride Line A round the amazing historic center, and Line B to see the Art Nouveau architecture that makes this city so unique.

This ticket will totally eliminate any transport hassles and teach you about the city as you go. Plug into your audio guide and soak up the stories about the Cathedral of Monreale, the Teatro Massimo (home to the Orchestra Sinfonica Siciliana), the main villas, Zisa Castle and more.

This ticket also gets you discounted entry to a number of museums, concerts, theaters and cinemas at the Gallery of Modern Art, the Orchestra Sinfonica Siciliana, the Teatro Biondo and the Cinema Association.

What's included
24-hour access to the City Sightseeing hop-on hop-off busses
Paper route map
Audio guide on board
Free WiFi on board
Free Sightseeing Experience app
Additional info

Stops Line A)

  • 1) Teatro Politeama
  • 2) Teatro Massimo
  • 3) Quattro Canti
  • 4) Palazzo Steri
  • 5) Orto Botanico
  • 6) Stazione Centrale
  • 7) Palazzo Reale
  • 8) Cattedrale
  • 9) Mercato Vucciria (depends on the season)

Stops Line B)

  • 1) Teatro Politeama
  • 2) Giardino Inglese
  • 3) Villa Malfitano
  • 4) Castello della Zisa
  • 5) Mercato del Capo
  • 6) Teatro Massimo
  • 7) Porto

Operating Hours - Line A (from stop 1 - Teatro Politeama)

  • 1 Apr - 4 Nov: 09:30-17:00, every 30 min., one additional bus at 18:00 between 1 July & 15 Sep
  • 5 Nov - 31 Mar: Mon-Fri 10:00, 11:00 & 12:00, Sat, Sun & holidays every 30 minutes between 10:00 and 13:00

Operating Hours - Line B (from stop 1 - Teatro Politeama)

  • 1 Apr - 4 Nov: 12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 14:40, 15:20, 16:00 & 17:00
  • 5 Nov - 31 Mar: Mon-Fri 13:00, Sat, Sun & holidays 13:30 & 14:30

Current timetables available on board, please pick one up

Cancellation policy
  • Cancellation may be available depending on your ticket selection
  • Changes may be possible for this ticket

Show your smartphone ticket as you board the bus. You can hop and and off whenever and as often as you like!

How to get there
Teatro Politeama Garibaldi
Via Filippo Turati 2, 90139, Sicily
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Ratings & reviews
6 Reviews
May 1, 2018
So reliable and easy to use
Nov 12, 2017
Booking on line was very easy. As was having the receipt scanned to receive our ticket. The Hop-on Hop-off bus is a great way to see Palermo.
Jul 6, 2019
Hat alles gut geklappt, die Tickets habe ich während der Taxifahrt gebucht. Nur die Busstation zu finden war etwas versteckt. Wir haben italienische Touristen gefragt die uns echt super geholfen haben. Danach war alles easy. Wer nur 1 Tag in Palermo ist, sollte diese Tour machen, man erläuft es einfach nicht, bei Hitze um die 36 Grad schon gleich dreimal nicht. Wir würden es in jeder größeren Stadt machen.

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