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Golden Tours London: Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus

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Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?


  • Duration

    Your bus tickets are valid for 1 day, 24, 48 or 72 hours (you can take your pick!)

    River Cruise: 30 minutes.

  • Start time

    Hop-on, hop-off tour from 9am , Every 30 minutes

    River Cruise: Please check USEFUL DOWNLOAD section.

  • Meeting Point

    You can hop on to the bus from any of the stops.

    Circular Cruise Westminster boats depart from Westminster pier 

  • Ending Point

    You can hop off the bus at any of the stops

    Please check USEFUL DOWNLOADS.

Key Highlights

  • Discover London on a fun-filled and flexible hop-on, hop-off bus tour
  • Hop on and off on 2 routes at well-placed stops to visit attractions of your choice
  • Covers major attractions including Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square, London Eye, Madame Tussauds and more
  • Choose from a validity of 24 hours, 48 hours and 72 hours to discover the city at your own pace
  • Enjoy a relaxing Thames Cruise included with the ticket
  • Validity: 12 months from the date chosen at the time of booking
  • Both printed or smartphone vouchers accepted!


Enjoy the perfect introduction to the UK’s historic capital with this action-packed London hop-on, hop-off tour! Ride past all the key attractions covered by strategically located stops. Enjoy a multilingual audio guide and learn fascinating facts about the things you see. 

FREE River Thames Cruise: Enjoy an enthralling hop-on, hop-off River Thames boat ride and admire London’s attractions and landmarks, between Westminster and St Katherine’s Pier. Valid for 24 hours, you hop on and off as many times as you wish. The cruise is operated by Circular Cruise Westminster.


  • Buckingham Palace 
  • Tower of London
  • St. Paul’s Cathedral
  • Madame Tussauds
  • London Eye.
  • Tower Bridge
  • Trafalgar Square
  • Parliament Square
  • Westminster Abbey
  • St James’ Palace

…. And more!

Route options Available:

  • Blue Route: (Classic Tour) You can explore all the main Central London sights and can visit London’s Museum Quarter.
  • Red Route: (Essential tour) Explore Madame Tussauds, Kings Cross, as well as Hyde Park, and Regents Park. They are two of the prettiest parks in London.
  • The Morning and Evening Drop off Service (Yellow and Green routes): Operating in the morning and late afternoon, the route travels from the popular hotel districts to Central London.

Please check the Useful Downloads section for the route map and cruise timetable.


  • 24 hour/48 hour/72 hour hop On, hop Off bus ticket
  • Complimentary river cruise with 24 hours, 48 hours and 72 hours ticket
  • Audio guide available in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Chinese, Russian, Brazilian Portuguese, Indian, Japanese and Arabic
  • Free Wi-Fi on open-top buses


  • Entrances to attractions
  • Gratuities
  • Food & Beverages

Please note

Voucher information: You can show your voucher on your smartphone (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)

Validity: 12 months from the date chosen at the time of booking

Wheelchair accessibility: Yes

No restroom available on board.

Each of our stops will be clearly signposted with the words Golden Tours sitting below the Transport for London bus stop logo. Each bus stop will also display its stop number.

Stops are subject to change and traffic can be disrupted on certain days. Call your operator a day before the tour to check.

Boat ticket to be used between Westminster Pier and St Katharine’s Pier.

The updated map will be available on the bus.

The river cruise is not included in the 1 day bus ticket options. All 24, 48 and 72-hour ticket holders will receive a free one-way sightseeing river cruise from Westminster to Tower Bridge Quay or Greenwich, or from Greenwich to Westminster or Tower Bridge Quay. You are free to use your river cruise on any date within 7 days of the start of your hop-on hop-off bus experience.

Customer Reviews

  • Ronald Ambrozy

    East to find the buses & great sightseeing route with tour guide

  • Frances Jessop

    easy enough to purchase, but then had to download pdf's to a phone, rather than having vouchers in the email itself.

  • Pete Cosens

    Better ways to get around London


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