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Big Bus Rome: Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus

  • When does it run?
    Daily
  • Start time

    Runs between 9am and 6pm, every 20 - 60 minutes - depending on the route

  • Duration
    1-day, 2-day and 3-day (take your pick)
Inclusions
  • Big Bus Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Ticket
  • Guided walking tours in English
  • Night tour (with Deluxe ticket) 
  • Skip-the-line Colosseum Ticket (add to Premium or Deluxe ticket)
  • Catacombs & Caracalla (Purple) Route (with Premium & Deluxe tickets)
  • Onboard audio commentary in English, French, German, Italian, Arabic, Mandarin, Portuguese, Spanish and Russian
  • Free WiFi onboard
COVID-19 Safety guidelines
Guests
  • Adult (16+)
  • Child (5-15)
  • Infant (0-4)

Key Highlights

  • Add a skip-the-line visit to the Colosseum to your Premium and Deluxe ticket
  • Feast your eyes on the historic beauty of Rome from an open-air double decker bus with top-deck view
  • Tour the city at your own convenience with flexible validity options
  • Enjoy a bonus of 4 walking tours (Piazza Barnerini, the Vatican and more)
  • Delight in a bonus night tour with the 3-Day Deluxe Ticket to witness the city in the evening
  • Savour an immersive experience with riveting audio commentary and free WiFi
  • Both smartphone and printed vouchers accepted!
  • Upgrade your ticket to trail the historic Appian Way with purple route ticket

Overview

Seize the perfect chance to delve into the imperial grandeur of Rome with this Big Bus Rome Hop-On Hop-Off tour ticket. The carefully designed routes take you through Rome’s most famous landmarks, while the ticket additionally includes four walking tours covering the major points of interests in Rome.

Hop-on and off at any bus stop during the ride and spend as much time as you want to discover any and every Roman attraction of your liking at your own pace. Learn about Rome and its many delights with the help of the on-board informative recorded commentary available in multiple languages.

You can choose from below hop-on, hop-off ticket types:

  • Classic Ticket: Valid for 1 day and includes 4 walking tours (Upgrade to add night tour) 
  • Premium Ticket - Valid for 2 consecutive days and includes 4 walking tours and Catacombs & Caracalla (Purple) Route
  • Deluxe Ticket - Valid for 3 consecutive days and includes 4 walking tours, Night Tour and Catacombs & Caracalla (Purple) Route

You have an option to upgrade your Premium and Deluxe Ticket with a skip-the-line ticket to the Colosseum. 

STOPS INCLUDED

  • Colosseum
  • Piazza Venezia
  • Vatican
  • Trevi Fountain
  • Piazza Barberini
  • Santa Maria Maggiore
  • Porta San Sebastiano – Museo Delle Mura
  • Baths of Caracalla
  • Circus Maximus


Catacombs & Caracalla (Purple) Route: Visit one of the world's most famous roads: the ancient Appian Way. You'll visit the catacombs of St. Callixtus, St. Sebastian and Domitilla, and the ruins of the Caracalla Baths.

Walking Tours: Free four guided tours in English are offered:

  • The Vatican and St. Peter’s Square
  • Roman Forum and the Colosseum
  • Pantheon & Piazza Navona
  • Barberini Square & Spanish Steps


Night Tour: See the famous attractions at their flood-lit best after dark with one-hour panoramic night tour. 

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

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    1-day, 2-day and 3-day (take your pick)

  • Start time

    Runs between 9am and 6pm, every 20 - 60 minutes - depending on the route

  • Meeting Point

    Hop on to the bus from any of the stops

  • Ending Point

    You can hop off at any of the stops

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Big Bus Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Ticket
  • Guided walking tours in English
  • Night tour (with Deluxe ticket) 
  • Skip-the-line Colosseum Ticket (add to Premium or Deluxe ticket)
  • Catacombs & Caracalla (Purple) Route (with Premium & Deluxe tickets)
  • Onboard audio commentary in English, French, German, Italian, Arabic, Mandarin, Portuguese, Spanish and Russian
  • Free WiFi onboard
  • Entrance fees, unless specified

Please note

Voucher Type: Mobile (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

Rome is a functioning city and weather, traffic and events may occasionally cause disruption.

OPTIONS SELECTED

Night Tour: 1 hour; departs from Stop #1 (Termini) at 7:30pm.

Skip-the-Line Colosseum Ticket: Daily, 8:30am to 7pm  

Customer Reviews

  • Made our holiday
    Terence Carder, United Kingdom 06/15/2018
  • A great way to get round to all the sites cheaply
    Mrs Yeo, United Kingdom 06/08/2018
  • Lyn Taylor, United Kingdom 04/07/2018

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