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City Sightseeing Melbourne: Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Ticket with One Way Airport Transfer

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Key Highlights

  • Discover the beauty of Melbourne, ‘The Garden City’, at your own pace
  • With 2 routes covering 27 stops, you don’t miss a single landmark or attraction of the cultural capital of Australia
  • Hop on and off at any of the stops and visit attractions of your choice
  • Your ticket is valid for 24 or 48 hours; take a full tour or hop on and off at your leisure
  • Visit attractions like the Melbourne Zoo, Arts Centre, SEALIFE Aquarium, Melbourne Star, Chinatown and more!
  • Book the 48-hour Melbourne hop-on, hop-off ticket and enjoy FREE one way airport transfer
  • Activity Schedule
    When does it run?

    Daily

    Duration

    Ticket valid for 24 or 48 hours

    Start time

    City Tour:
    First tour: 9:30
    Duration: 120 minutes
    Last tour: 17:30 Summer
    Last tour: 16:10 Winter
    Frequency Summer/Winter: 40 minutes

    St.Kilda Tour:
    First tour Summer/Winter: 09:45
    Duration: 120 minutes
    Last tour: 16:45 - Summer
    Last tour: 15:45- Winter
    Frequency: every 60 minutes - Summer
    Frequency: every 120 minutes - Winter

    Meeting Point

    The buses start from Federation Square, however you may board the bus at any stop. The voucher can be exchanged at any of the stops directly with the driver.
    Please call Airport transfer number (0383788700), 24 hours before to confirm your pick up time for transfer to the airport.

    Ending Point

    You may end the tour at any of the stops.

  • Overview & Itinerary

    Overview

    Board this Hop-on Hop-off Bus to see Melbourne on your own terms! The 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 best!

    Witness the famous landmarks and attractions of Melbourne such as Melbourne University, Federation Square and Docklands Stadium. Take in the 360 view on the top deck; perfect for photographing!

    Board the bus at any of the conveniently located stops, hop off for a visit to a museum or for lunch, and hop back on when you’re ready. Travel on the bus as much as you like for 24 or 48 hours. An informative audio commentary is provided in English.

    Enjoy one way airport transfer with the 48-hour hop-on, hop-off ticket!

    Download the tour route map

    Download the winter timetable

    Itinerary

    You can hop on the bus at any of the stops to start your hop-on, hop-off bus tour. Choose between a 24-hour and 48-hour ticket and explore the vibrant city of Melbourne at your own pace. See the city’s major attractions, bustling laneways, cafes and beaches by simply hopping on and off at the stops and visiting places of your choice. With 2 routes covering 27 stops, this tour provides the perfect introduction to the cultural capital of Australia.

    Hop off the bus at Federation Square, home to major cultural attractions, events, tourism experiences and restaurants, bars and specialty stores. Explore Chinatown, the longest continuous Chinese settlement in the Western World. Ride the Melbourne Star, a giant Ferris wheel in the Waterfront City of Melbourne and see over 250 species of wildlife at the Melbourne zoo. The options are endless!

    Some of the main attractions covered by the City Tour Route and the St. Kilda Tour Route are :
    • Melbourne Aquarium
    • Etihad Stadium
    • Queen Victoria Market
    • Melbourne Zoo
    • Cathedral Place
    • Shrine of Remembrance
    • Crown Casino
    • South Melbourne Beach
    • The Esplanade
    • Art Centre

    If you book the 48-hour Melbourne hop-on, hop-off ticket, you get FREE one way airport transfer!

    You can hop off the bus at any of the stops to end the tour.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions

    Inclusions

    • 24 or 48 hour hop on-hop off bus ticket
    • Free transfer to Melbourne International Airport with 48-hour ticket (only available for passengers staying in or nearby CBD)
    • Audio commentary in English

    Exclusions

    • Hotel pick up & Drop off
    • Meals
  • Please note & Additional info

    Please note

    Your booking voucher can be exchanged for your Hop-On Hop-Off ticket at any one of Melbourne’s stops. Simply choose the stop which you wish to start from and present your voucher to the driver who will exchange it for a ticket that will be valid for 24 or 48 hours from that time.

    The route of the hop-on, hop-off tour is subject to change.

    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.

    Your voucher will be valid for 3 months from the date chosen at the time of booking.

    Please call Airport transfer number (0383788700), 24 hours before to confirm your pick up time for transfer to the airport.

    We do not recommend this tour for people with limited mobility.

  • reviews
    • Great value for money...

      Thevan Padayachee, Australia, 05/Jul/2017
    • Great time for all!

      We write children's travel guides for Bellissima Publishing, LLC--I own the company! The hop on hop off busses give is lovely views of the cities about which we write, and the...

      John Weigand, United States, 01/Jul/2017
    • Fantastic way to see Melbourne and explore your own backyard.

      No parking or traffic problems this way, with interesting history titbits. So easy to hop off, explore, then back on to another destination - though sitting on the bus itself is...

      Dawn Marlow, Australia, 01/Jul/2017
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