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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 24, 48 or 72 hours (you can take your pick!)

    Boat trip lasts for 30 minutes 

  • Start time

    Hop-on, hop-off tour:

    Classic tour: Buses run between 10am and 5pm, every 15 minutes 

    Essential tour: Buses run every 30 minutes 

    Cruise: Boats leave every 30 minutes from:

    Westminster Pier, Embankment Pier, Festival Pier, Bankside Pier and St Katharine’s Pier - for Tower of London

  • Meeting Point

    You can hop on to the bus from any of the stops. Buses depart from stop 77 Belvedere Road, SE1 7GH.

    Circular Cruise Westminster boats depart from Westminster pier 

  • Ending Point

    You can hop off the bus at any of the stops

Key Highlights

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


London is one of the world’s most vibrant cities and this fun, flexible Hop-on, Hop-off Bus Ticket from Golden Tours is the perfect introduction to the UK’s historic capital. Whether you just have a day or a couple in the city, our flexible validities are perfect for designing your itinerary just as you want!

With access to comprehensive bus routes that snake around almost every nook and corner of the city, and takes you past all the key attractions covered by strategically located stops, the tour is an easy way to soak up the magic of London while a multilingual audio-guide tells you fascinating facts about the things you see. From Buckingham Palace to Trafalgar Square, Kings Cross, St. Paul's Cathedral and more, getting around the city is a breeze with this tour.

FREE River Thames Cruise: The bus tour package also includes an enthralling hop-on, hop-off River Thames boat ride which lets you enjoy unique sweeping perspectives over 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 to discover some delightful sights.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!

About the Supplier: Golden Tours specialise in London Sightseeing and UK tourism, offering high-quality tours, attraction tickets and day trips to other incredible destinations in England, such as Stonehenge, Bath, Oxford and The Cotswolds.

Please check the Useful Downloads section for the route map.


  • 24-hour/48-hour/72-hour hop-on, hop-off bus ticket
  • Thames river boat ride ticket
  • Live English or multilingual audio guide available in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese & Russian
  • Free Wi-Fi on open-top buses


  • Entrances

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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

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

The frequency of buses and route stops are subject to change. Boat ticket to be used between Westminster Pier and St Katharine’s Pier

Our coaches and buses have always maintained a high level of cleanliness and maintenance. At the outset of each working shift/tour, all employees, including drivers and guides, will undertake a standard temperature check.

Live musical entertainment: Live singers will be performing on our open top buses every Saturday throughout July. Performers will be onboard 12pm departures from London Eye, Belvedere Road and will finish at 2pm. Available when purchasing a Panoramic Tour departing at 12pm or a Hop-on, Hop-off Bus Tour for travel on a Saturday during July.

Customer Reviews

  • 3
    Best holiday ever!!
    05/24/2018 Aizuddin Muiz, Malaysia
  • 3
    Great experience
    04/05/2018 James Winchell, United States
  • 3
    Great tour!
    02/07/2018 Kaisa Lamsoo, Estonia

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