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City Sightseeing Budapest: Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tour

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Key Highlights

  • Discover the city of Budapest and its attractions with this extensive hop-on, hop-off tour
  • Hop on and off as much as you wish over 24, 48or 72 hours
  • Get up close with your favourite attractions, from the New York Palace to Chain Bridge and more
  • Travel around with complete ease using the comprehensive routes and strategic stops
  • Relish discounts on attractions, free walking and bike tours and more with the free booklet
  • Upgrade to a 48 or 72-hour ticket and you can enjoy Two cruise on the River Danube and a Night Tour (if chosen)
  • Overview

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    Discover the cinematic beauty of Budapest with this exceptional City Sightseeing Hop-on, Hop-off Bus Tour. Valid for 24, 48 or 72 hours, you can comfortably discover this gorgeous city at your own pace and with complete flexibility. All your tickets, additionally, come with a discount booklet that treats you to a bunch of exclusive deals on various attractions, including a free walking tour and bike tour.

    What’s more? Your 48-hour tickets come with TWO Cruises on the River Danube and a chance to upgrade your ticket to include a Night Tour. Your 72-hour tickets are all-inclusive, treating you to the bus, cruises as well as the Night Tour And, if you don’t want to hop on and off or experience Budapest from a different perspective, you can choose to book the Night Tour alone for a truly unforgettable experience of witnessing this stunning city glittering like a fairy land after dark!

    You can choose from the following ticket options:

    • 24-Hour Ticket - Budapest Hop-on, Hop-off Bus Only
    • 48-Hour Ticket - Budapest Hop-on, Hop-off Bus + TWO River Danube Cruises + Night Tour (optional)
    • 72-Hour Ticket - Budapest Hop-on, Hop-off Bus + TWO River Danube Cruises + Night Tour
    • Night Tour only - 1.5 Hours

    With buses operating on two routes and along a trail of strategically-located stops to help you visit your favourite attractions with absolute ease, this hop-on, hop-off tour is perfect for first-time and repeat visitors alike. All along, an engaging multilingual audio commentary will keep you company onboard the buses, regaling you with the charming tales of Budapest!

    Attractions Covered 

    • St. Stephen's Basilica
    • Funicular / Sikló
    • Hungarian State Opera House
    • Chain Bridge (Pest)
    • Margaret Bridge (Buda)
    • Citadel
    • New York Palace
    • Fovám Square

    …. And more!

    Click Here for the COMPLETE TOUR MAP

    About the Supplier: City Sightseeing is one of the leading tour operators offering hop-on, hop-off services across 100 locations worldwide. They have been providing quality services since 1998.

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?



    Hop-on, Hop-of Bus: Valid for 24, 48 or 72 hours

    Danube Cruise: 1 hour

    Night Tour: 1.5 hours

    Start time

    Hop-on, Hop-off Bus: Approx. 9am to 6pm, every 20-30 minutes

    Danube Cruise: 1pm - 6:30pm, every 90 minutes

    Night Tour: 8pm

    Meeting Point

    Hop-on, Hop-off Bus: You can hop on from any of the stops

    Danube Cruise: Make your way to Március 15 Square, dock no. 10 (under Elisabeth Bridge)

    Night Tour: Just hop off at Stop#1 - Basilica

    Ending Point

    You can hop off at any of the stops

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • 24, 48 or 72-hour hop-on, hop-off bus ticket
    • Pre-recorded audio commentary in 16 languages
    • Coupon booklet with discounts for various attractions, including a free walking tour & bike tour
    • 2 x River Danube Cruise - with 48 & 72-hour tickets
    • Night Tour - with 72 hours ticket or 48-hour (if option chosen), depending on the chosen option


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  • Please note

    Voucher Information: Sorry, but we will need you to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we're working on changing this). At this time no refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher. 

    COVID-19 update: If travel plans have changed because of COVID-19, you can postpone the use of your vouchers until 31 December 2020 as it will now be valid all year. If a customer’s voucher currently states a tour date of 16 March to 31 July, they will also be able to cancel their booking up until 31 July 2020, if alternative travel plans are not feasible.

    Please understand that a minimum of 10 passengers are required for the boat tour.

  • Customer Reviews
    • ...

      Michal Drory, Israel
    • Bus tour

      Great fun & very informative....

      James Allan, United Kingdom
    • Great experience

      They're expensive but a great way to have a birds eye view on a city as large as budapest...

      juan solano, United States
    • Beautiful city and polite staff

      Carlos Cortes, Spain, 27/Feb/2020
    • Great value

      Dave Giddy, Cyprus, 14/Dec/2019
    • As Above

      Hermano Jorge, United States, 03/Dec/2019