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Big Bus Dublin: Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour with Skip-the-Line Guinness Storehouse Ticket

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Key Highlights

  • Travel with ease in Dublin onboard the Big Bus Dublin hop-on, hop-off buses
  • Enjoy fast track access to Dublin’s top attraction - Guinness Storehouse
  • Hop on and off as you wish to visit top attractions like Dublin Castle, Temple Bar, and more
  • Listen to insightful live and recorded commentary
  • Take a leisurely stroll through the city with the FREE Dublin walking tour
  • Choose the Premium option, and enjoy a night tour and a visit to Pearse Lyons Distillery
  • Both printed and smartphone vouchers accepted!
  • Overview

    Kids go free: Two children under the age of 5 ride free of charge with an adult.

    Discover Dublin at your own pace and gain fast track access to Guinness Storehouse, home to the world’s most famous stout.


    Enjoy seamless, stress-free transportation between the top Dublin attractions for a day with a flexible Big Bus Dublin hop-on, hop-off tour. Hop on and off as you wish, getting up close with all the major attractions in the city. With strategic routes and stops, travelling around Dublin for a dose of sightseeing is a breeze with this hop-on, hop-off bus taking away all your transportation woes. And, when you’re shuttling from one exciting location to another, enjoy live commentary from your guide or use the audio guide offered in multiple languages.    

    You can choose from the following types of tickets for your Dublin sightseeing journey:

    Classic Ticket

    • Valid for 1 day
    • Free Yellow Umbrella Walking Tour

    Premium Ticket

    • Valid for 2 consecutive days
    • Free Yellow Umbrella Walking Tour
    • Free 1-hour Night Tour
    • Free entry to Pearse Lyons Distillery

    The major attractions covered by the hop-on, hop-off tour are:

    • Dublin Castle
    • Kilmainham Gaol
    • Phoenix Park & Zoo
    • Irish Whiskey Museum
    • Grafton Shopping Street
    • Richmond Barracks
    • Guinness Storehouse

    …. And more!


    Enjoy fast track entry to Dublin’s top attraction, Guinness Storehouse and embark on a self-guided tour of the home to the world’s most famous stout. Learn the history and brewing process of Guinness and what makes it unique. Explore interactive exhibits across seven storeys, and finally get the opportunity to perfectly pull your own pint of Guinness in the Gravity Bar.

    About the Supplier: One of the largest operators of open-top sightseeing bus tours, Big Bus Tours have been fuelling the spirit of adventure in over 20 cities across four continents.

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?



    Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour: 1-day and 2 consecutive days (take your pick)
    Guinness Storehouse: Spend as long as you wish

    Start time

    Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour: Buses run between 8:45am and 4:30pm, every 20-30 minutes

    Guinness Storehouse: Opening hours are 9:30am to 7pm (last admission: 5pm)

    Meeting Point

    Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour: You can hop on to the bus from any of the stops.

    Guinness Storehouse: Exchange your voucher for the ticket with a member of uniformed staff at any of Big Bus stops located around the city. The attraction is located at St. James's Gate Brewery, Dublin, Ireland.

    Ending Point

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • Dublin Big Bus Hop-On, Hop-Off Ticket - 1-day or 2-day
    • FREE walking tour of Dublin
    • Audio guide in English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, Cantonese, and Russian
    • Access to the Night Tour (with Premium ticket)
    • FREE tour of Pearse Lyons Whiskey Distillery (with Premium ticket)
    • Skip-the-line entry to Guinness Storehouse


    • Entrances, unless specified

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  • Please note

    Voucher Information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other devices. (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)

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

    The first two children under the age of 5 ride free of charge. Do not book a ticket for them. You only need to book a ticket for any additional children.

    The Walking Tour starts from Dublin Visitor Centre, located at 118 Grafton Street at 10:30am.

    For the Night Tour (available with Premium and Deluxe ticket), make your way to 13 Upper O'Connell Street, Dublin 1, D01 HN30. The night tour runs at 7pm, 8pm and 9:30pm (take your pick).

    For the Pear Lyons Distillery visit (available with Premium and Deluxe ticket), make your way to 21-122 James's Street, Dublin 8, D08 ET27, Ireland. The distillery is open between 9:30am and 6pm from Monday to Saturday and 11:30am to 6pm on Sunday and bank holidays.

    Entrance to Guinness Storehouse is free for visitors 13 and under (must be accompanied by a ticketed adult).

  • Customer Reviews
    • Excellent tour and great value

      We booked this tour online and it was considerably cheaper than many other tours seemingly offering the same tour of the Alhambra, Nastrid palace and gardens. We were a little...

      Paul Delaney, Ireland
    • Great value for money and the trip wouldn’t have been complete without it!

      Amy Owen, United Kingdom, 26/Feb/2020

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