Your ticket is valid for 24 hoursStart time
Red route: The first departure from Opera is at 9:30am and the last at 4:00pm. Buses are available in every 30 minutes.
Blue route: The first departure from Museums-Hofburg is at 10:00am and the last at 4:00pm. Buses are available in every 60 minutes.
Imperial Vienna Walk: 10:30am
Night tour: Departs at 6.00pm (time may varies due to the season, please ask one of the Big Bus staff members)
You may board the bus at any of the designated stopsEnding Point
You may get off at any of the designated stops.
Sip your creamy coffee at the grand coffee houses or get acquainted with the Gothic masterpieces at Stephansdom at your own pace. Shop at Kärntner Straße, delve into music at Haus der Musik, appreciate the architectural wonders of Vienna State Opera, St Charles’s Church and Hofsburg Palace, or see local folks shopping on bikes for kosher goods at the traditional market of Karmelitermarkt. The comprehensive Big Bus Vienna Hop-On, Hop-Off tour is designed just for you.
Your Vienna Hop-On, Hop-Off ticket also includes a FREE walking tour to discover the cultural and architectural delights of the "inner Ring", which is not accessible by the Hop-On, Hop-Off double-decker buses.
In order to explore Vienna when the dusk falls, your ticket also includes a FREE live guided night tour to explore the city when everything is lightened up.
On the open-topped double decker bus, audio-commentary is offered in 12 languages (English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Brazilian, Portuguese, Chinese, Polish, Hungarian, Japanese, Hindi and Russian). With 21 stops to choose from this great hop-on, hop-off tour will ensure that you don’t miss a thing!
This Big Bus Vienna Hop-On, Hop-Off tour allows you to plan your sightseeing as per your convenience. You may hop on and hop off at any of the designated stops, sightseeing, and shop or eat and then hop back again when the next bus comes along.
With buses plying from two routes and your ticket valid for 24 hours, the hop-on, hop-off tour ensures you don’t miss a thing.
The double decker bus will offer a panoramic view of the city and cover the major historical landmarks and the must-visit sites.
There are 15 Red Route locations and 6 Schönbrunn Blue Route locations where you can get off the bus. Each location has been carefully selected so that you are with in easy reach of one of Vienna's key attractions.
Red Route includes the following stops:
2. House of Music
6. Karmeliter Market
9. Danube Tower
10. Old Danube
11. Danube Island
12. Blue Danube
14. Danube Canal
Blue Route includes the following stops:
2. House of Music
3. Aqua Terra Zoo
4. Schönbrunn Palace
While on the bus, you will discover Vienna’s rich history through our informative personal commentary available in 12 languages - English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese, Polish, Hungarian, Japanese, Hindi and Russian.
Your Hop-On, Hop-Off ticket also includes 1 walking tour into the city center and 1 live guided night tour.
Imperial Vienna: This walking tour shows you the life of the Habsburgs as you will visit places like Hofburg, the Spanish Riding School, the Heldenplatz and the Capuchin’s Crypt. The tour also covers the music in the city, from Mozart to Haydn and Beethoven, plus the many composers Vienna is famous for.
Night tour: The night tour will lead you through the city when the dusk falls. With our live guided commentaries we assure you an informative and entertaining tour.
Your Hop-on, Hop-off ticket is valid for the dates you select at the time of booking.
Your ticket is valid for 24 hours from first use. A full loop (without getting off the bus) lasts 1 hour, 15 minutes.
Your booking voucher can be exchanged for your Hop-on, Hop-off ticket at any one of the stops. Simply choose the stop which you wish to start the tour from and present your voucher to the driver who will exchange it for a ticket that will be valid for 24 hours from that time
Children under the age of 5 may travel free of charge as long as they are accompanied by a dedicated adult (1 adult to 1 child).
Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.
The two bus routes were very informative. They ran frequently. The hop on hop off locations were identifyable. We used it for one day. In the morning it was raining so we sat...David B Rondeau
The hop on hop off tour is an excellent way to see as much as possible in a short visit. We used both red and blue line tours, we never had to wait more than a few minutes for...miss angela mary hughes
Bus was very handy and easy to use. I observed only one problem. The driver failed to stop at the first stop after the main stop at the Opera House. One lady asked why he...Catherine Kligman