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Big Bus Sydney: Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tour

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Start time

    Between 8:30am - 6pm, every 20-30 minutes - depending on the routes

  • Duration

    1 or 2 days

Inclusions
  • 1 or 2 days Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Ticket (as per option chosen)
  • Pre-recorded commentary in 8 languages (Spanish, German, English, French, Mandarin Chinese, Korean, Japanese & Italian)
  • Free WiFi on all buses Free Rocks’ Walking Tour (with Premium, Deluxe and Deluxe Plus Tickets)
  • Captain Cook Hop-On, Hop-Off Cruise (with Deluxe and Deluxe Plus Ticket)
  • Access to 4 Merlin attractions (with Deluxe Plus Ticket)
  • Free Guidebook with Maps and Discounts
COVID-19 Safety guidelines
Guests
  • Adult (16+)
  • Child (5-15)
  • Infant (0-4)

Key Highlights

  • Discover the iconic Harbour City and Bondi Beach with a single hop-on, hop-on bus ticket
  • Explore Sydney and its top attractions at your own pace - over 1 or 2 days
  • Easily visit attractions like the Sydney Opera House, Hyde Park, Chinatown, and more
  • Take advantage of the free Guide Book featuring exciting discount vouchers
  • Both printed and smartphone vouchers accepted!
  • Upgrade to Premium, Deluxe or Deluxe Plus tickets to enjoy a thrilling walking tour of the Rocks
  • Choose the Deluxe Plus ticket to enjoy a Free Harbour Cruise and Entry to four Merlin attractions

Overview

Explore the gorgeous Sydney and the iconic Bondi Beach with this curated and convenient Hop-on, Hop-off Bus Tour from Big Bus. Discover the beautiful locations at your own pace, just as you wish - over 1 or 2 days. With comprehensive bus routes and strategic stops located close to all the major attractions in the city, it is perfect for first-time visitors looking for an engaging introduction to the city.

Enjoy views of the city’s remarkable skyscrapers, legendary buildings and monuments as well as the gorgeous harbour on WiFi-enabled open-top double-decker buses while listening to the multilingual audio commentary onboard offered in 8 languages. What’s more? All the tickets come with a free Guide Book featuring maps, discount vouchers, local travel information and more!

You have four ticket options to choose from –

Classic Ticket: Valid for 1 day +  Access to 2 routes

Premium Ticket: Valid for 2 consecutive days +  Access to 2 routes + Free Rocks’ Walking Tour

Deluxe Ticket: Valid for 2 consecutive days +  Access to 2 routes + 1-day Captain Cook Hop-on, Hop-off Cruise + Free Rocks’ Walking Tour

Deluxe Plus Ticket: Valid for 2 consecutive days + 4 Merlin Attractions - Madame Tussauds, Sydney Tower Eye, SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium and WILDLIFE Sydney Zoo + 1-day Captain Cook Hop-on, Hop-off Cruise + FREE Rocks' Walking Tour

  • Attractions Covered
  • St. Mary's Cathedral
  • Bondi Beach
  • Hyde Park Barracks
  • Australian Museum
  • Sydney Opera House
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge
  • Royal Botanical Gardens
  • Sydney Tower
  • Darling Harbour


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 or 2 days

  • Start time

    Between 8:30am - 6pm, every 20-30 minutes - depending on the routes

  • Meeting Point

    You can hop on from any of the stops

  • Ending Point

    You can hop off at any of the stops

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • 1 or 2 days Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Ticket (as per option chosen)
  • Pre-recorded commentary in 8 languages (Spanish, German, English, French, Mandarin Chinese, Korean, Japanese & Italian)
  • Free WiFi on all buses Free Rocks’ Walking Tour (with Premium, Deluxe and Deluxe Plus Tickets)
  • Captain Cook Hop-On, Hop-Off Cruise (with Deluxe and Deluxe Plus Ticket)
  • Access to 4 Merlin attractions (with Deluxe Plus Ticket)
  • Free Guidebook with Maps and Discounts
  • Entrances, 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

Sydney is a functioning city and weather, traffic and events may occasionally cause destruction. 

Collect your boarding passes for the Captain Cook Hop-on, Hop-off Cruise from any of the harbours at least 20 minutes prior to departure. 

If you have a Deluxe Plus ticket, redeem your voucher on the bus before visiting the Merlin attractions. You can visit each attraction only once within 7 days of redeeming your voucher.

Customer Reviews

  • It proved to be the best way of exploring the city and surrounds
    Ian Cronin, United Kingdom 05/02/2018
  • Good experience
    Rosanna Paine, New Zealand 04/02/2018
  • An excellent wat to see Sydney in a short time
    Paul Nixon, Australia 01/27/2018

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