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City Sightseeing Melbourne: Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Ticket

  • When does it run?
    Daily
  • Start time

    The buses depart between 9:30am and 5:30pm (Oct-Apr); 4:10pm (May-Sep), depending on the route.

    Frequency: every 40 to 120 minutes.

  • Duration
    24 hours and 48 hours (take your pick)
Inclusions
  • 24 or 48-hour hop on-hop off bus ticket
  • Audio commentary in English
  • Headphones
  • Booklet including map, offers on local attractions, eateries & shopping
COVID-19 Safety guidelines
Guests
  • Adult (15+)
  • Child (4-14)
  • Infant (1-3)

Key Highlights

  • Discover the beauty of Melbourne, ‘The Garden City’, at your own pace
  • Flexible and hassle-free travel around the city in an open-topped, double decker bus
  • The interconnected routes and stops cover all the major Melbourne attractions
  • Choose from a 24-hour or a 48-hour ticket

Overview

Board this Hop-on Hop-off Bus to see Melbourne on your own terms! The Melbourne Hop-On Hop-Off tour allows for a flexible experience of the city while making sure you don’t miss any of the sights. You can choose between a 24 and a 48-hour ticket, whichever suits your schedule.

The interconnected routes show you the city’s major attractions, bustling laneways, cafes and beaches. You may simply hop on and off at the stops and visit places of your choice. An informative audio commentary is available onboard in English.

MAJOR ATTRACTIONS COVERED

  • Federation Square
  • Shrine of Remembrance
  • Palais Theatre
  • St. Kilda Marina
  • Melbourne Arts Centre
  • Eureka Skydeck
  • Melbourne Star
  • Queen Victoria Market
  • Chinatown
  • Fitzroy Gardens
  • Melbourne Cricket Ground

For more information on routes and stops, download the map  

For summer time-table, click here

For winter time-table, click here

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

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    24 hours and 48 hours (take your pick)

  • Start time

    The buses depart between 9:30am and 5:30pm (Oct-Apr); 4:10pm (May-Sep), depending on the route.

    Frequency: every 40 to 120 minutes.

  • Meeting Point

    You may board the bus at any stop.
    In case you carry a smartphone voucher, please exchange it for the ticket at Stop No. 1 (Federation Square).

  • Ending Point

    You may end the tour at any of the stops.

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • 24 or 48-hour hop on-hop off bus ticket
  • Audio commentary in English
  • Headphones
  • Booklet including map, offers on local attractions, eateries & shopping
  • Entrances

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.

Vouchers have to be exchanged for the ticket at Stop No. 1 (Federation Square).

Your voucher will be valid for 12 months from the date chosen at the time of booking.

Our local partners do everything in their power to ensure the tours runs to schedule.  However, Melbourne is a functioning city and weather, traffic and events may occasionally cause disruption.

Unfortunately, the tour is not suitable for those with mobility problems. 

Customer Reviews

  • Awesome tour
    Lisa Timms, Australia 04/02/2018
  • Margaret Egan, Ireland 01/28/2018
  • Great way to see Melbourne
    John Verzosa, United States 01/21/2018