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Nice choice! Dublin Premium Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Dublin on a double-decker
First Bus: 09:00 from Stop #1 (13 Upper O'Connell Street)
Last Full-Circuit Tour: 17:00 from Stop #1 (13 Upper O'Connell Street)
Last Bus: 17:00 at Stop #1 (13 Upper O'Connell Street)
Full Circuit Time: 1 hour, 45 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: every 20-30 minutes.
First Tour: 19:00 from Stop #1 (13 Upper O'Connell Street)
Second Tour: 19:00 from Stop #1 (13 Upper O'Connell Street)
Full Circuit Time: 1 hour (approx.)
*Please note that the Night Tour is not a hop-on, hop-off tour.
Included with the ticket
- 48 Hour Hop-on, hop-off
- Walking Tour
- Night Tour
- Two Kids go FREE
2 days Hop-on, Hop-off
Explore Dublin at your own pace.
Our flexible hop-on, hop-off bus tours give you the freedom to plan your own sightseeing adventure - explore Dublin’s landmarks for as little or as long as you like. Hop off the tour as much as you want within the validity period of your ticket, and simply hop back on when you're ready. If you purchase a ticket that offers validity for more than 1 day, you must travel on consecutive days.
Kids Go Free
With all Adult and Family tickets.
Kids can hop on for FREE with Big Bus Tours Dublin. Two kids can hop on with each Adult ticket, and 4 kids can hop on with each Family ticket. Just show your ticket to the driver when you hop on the bus to validate. If you need more Child tickets, you can purchase these from the driver. Please note that all children must be accompanied by an adult.
Available on Blue Route buses
Our hop-on, hop-off Dublin bus tours include live English-speaking tour guides (Blue Route buses only), or pre-recorded commentary available in 8 languages on every third Red Route bus. Our live guides are local experts, with funny, fascinating stories to share about Dublin's history and culture. Hop on a Blue Route bus to hear the craic and learn more about this fantastic city!
3 Different Routes
Discover Dublin on our Red, Blue and Night Tour routes
Big Bus Tours Dublin operates across 3 different routes. During the day, you can hop on our Red Route or Blue Route to discover all the must-see sights, from Kilmainham Gaol to Croke Park, Samuel Beckett bridge, Trinity College and more. At night, Premium, Deluxe and Night Tour ticketholders can join our Night Tour (Black Route) to see Dublin lit up after dark.
See all the top attractions
Big Bus gives you the best view of all Dublin's famous sights.
Our Big Bus tour of Dublin has been carefully designed to show you all of the top Dublin tourist attractions, including Temple Bar, The Guinness Storehouse, Trinity College and St Stephen’s Green
Free Night Tour
See Dublin come alive at night
Premium and Deluxe tickets include a FREE 1-hour Dublin Night Tour! Hop on to enjoy an exciting evening tour of the city on our open-top bus. Our guide shares fascinating facts and stories, giving you great insight into Dublin's history, architecture and memorable characters. During the tour, you'll pass Dublin's floodlit Docklands and atmospheric Georgian quarter, travel along lively Temple Bar, and see Christ Church Cathedral lit up at night. Tours depart at 7:00pm each evening from stop #1 (13 Upper O'Connell Street). Please arrive in advance to secure your seat.
Tickets valid on City Sightseeing buses
Big Bus Tours tickets can be used on City Sightseeing Dublin buses - just present your ticket to the City Sightseeing bus driver and hop on!
Available in 8 languages on all Blue Route buses.
Languages included: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, Cantonese and Russian. Complimentary earphones are provided. Pre-recorded commentary is available on every third Red Route bus – be sure to check with your driver before boarding.
Over 30 Stops
Conveniently located so you can see the best of Dublin
Our tours allow you to explore Dublin at your own pace. With over 30 stops, there are plenty of opportunities for you to hop off the bus and explore the landmarks and attractions that appeal to you most.
Free Walking Tour
See even more of Dublin on foot.
During your visit to Dublin, don't miss the chance to join a Yellow Umbrella Walking Tour (included with Premium and Deluxe Tickets). It's a perfect complement to your Big Bus Tour as it gives you the chance to visit some of the city's hidden gems - often located on narrow streets the bus won't fit down! You'll delve into the mysteries of Dublin, visiting Trinity College and exploring the vibrant city centre with charming and witty guides. Admission to a Yellow Umbrella Walking Tour is included with Premium and Deluxe Tickets, but tips are welcomed by your guide. Please speak to a Big Bus Tours staff member for further information about joining the walking tour.
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Tour duration: 1 hour 45 minutes
Frequency: Every 20-30 minutes
Audio guide commentary language: English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Mandarin Chinese.
Explore the sights of Dublin on our Red Route Bus Tour. You can hop on and hop off the bus at over 20 different stops. Stay on board to relax and see it all with entertaining digital commentary, or hop off to explore the landmarks and attractions that interest you most. Below, our Red Route timetable lists the first and last times that Red Route buses will call at each stop.
Please note that Big Bus Tours tickets are valid for City Sightseeing Dublin bus tours. City Sightseeing Dublin call at the same stops as Big Bus Tours, but they use a slightly different numbering system to denote each stop.
The tour starts from here:
1O'Connell Street13 O'Connell Streetchange to: Night Tour
Tour duration: 1 hour
Frequency: Every 1-1 minutes
Audio guide commentary language: English, Live Guide.
Discover Dublin by night on our panoramic Dublin Night Tour. See the best of the city as it sparkles after dark, and get in the mood for the evening ahead with our entertaining live guides, who'll share Dublin's fascinating facts and stories. Tours depart from Stop #1 (13 O'Connell Street) and last for 1 hour. Please note that Big Bus Tours tickets are valid for City Sightseeing Dublin bus tours. City Sightseeing Dublin call at the same stops as Big Bus Tours, but they use a slightly different numbering system to denote each stop.
The tour starts from here:
1O'Connell Street13 O'Connell Streetchange to: Red Route
17th March each year due to St Patrick’s Day
20th – 25th December
Tickets on sale for hop-on hop-off bus in Dublin: Premium Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Dublin.
Enjoy Dublin at its finest with our 48 Hour Ticket, taking you to the best sights in the city. Hop-off the bus to explore the city with Big Bus Tours. Tickets are valid on City Sightseeing Dublin buses.