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Big Bus New York Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

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  • Get around bustling and congested NYC easily with more than 30 bus stops
  • Explore New York City at your own pace and create your own itinerary 
  • Choose between multiple ticket options to fit your wants and needs
Big Bus New York Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
From $48.00
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1-Day Hop-on Hop-off tour. Includes Downtown and Uptown bus loops.
From $48.00
Premium Ticket
2-Day Hop-on Hop-off tour. Includes Downtown and Uptown loops. Choice of 2 Day Brooklyn Loop, Harlem Loop or Night Tour.
From $56.00
Deluxe Ticket
2-Day Hop-on Hop-off tour. Includes Downtown, Uptown, Harlem and Brooklyn loops, night tour and 1 hour Circle Line Sightseeing Cruise.
From $72.00
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New York City can be tough to get around, especially when you’re a visitor trying to sightsee. Skip the stress of finding your way with this easy-to-exchange voucher for a Big Bus ticket. Pick from multiple ticket options that enhance your NYC experience by adding more time, more routes, more modes of transport, and more attractions. Save time, money, and your sanity while touring the best of the Big Apple.
What to Expect

Redeem your Big Bus voucher for a pass at any stop along a NYC route by simply showing it to a Big Bus staff member before boarding.

Either choose to complete the 2-hour city loop and learn fun facts about New York from your guide as you go, or hop off and on at any of the stops to create your own self-guided tour of the city. If you’d like to visit a lot of attractions or areas, you can plan your itinerary ahead of time. This pass helps you get around throughout your day without the hassle or expense of getting cabs or navigating the public transportation system.

Some areas you can see and stop at include Greenwich Village, SoHo, Chinatown, the Upper West Side, Lower Manhattan, Central Park, Times Square—it's up to you.

You can upgrade your Big Bus ticket to include a night bus tour or a sightseeing cruise.


Explore Downtown - Red Route
Stop 16: 7th Ave & W 48th St
Stop 6: W 42nd St & Broadway
Stop 7: W 42nd St & 6th Ave
Stop 17: 5th Ave & 37th St
Stop 18: 5th Ave & W 32nd St
Stop 19: 5th Ave & W 23rd St
Stop 20: 5th Ave & W 15th St
Stop 21: E 8th St & Mercer St
Stop 22: Broadway & Bleecker St
Stop 23: Broadway & Spring St
Stop 24: Lafayette St & Walker St
Stop 25: Park Row & Beekman St
Stop 26: Broadway & Wall St
Stop 27: State St & Pearl St
Stop 28: 42nd St & 12th Ave
Stop 29: 42nd St between 8th and 9th Ave
Stop 4: 8th Ave & 46th St
Stop 5:7th Ave & 50th St

Explore Uptown- Blue Route 
Stop 36: 46th St & Broadway
Stop 1: W 42nd St & 8th Ave
Stop 2: 42nd St in Hudson River Park
Stop 3: 34th St & 8th Ave
Stop 4: 8th Ave & 46th St
Stop 5: 7th Ave & 50th St
Stop 6: W 42nd St & Broadway
Stop 7: W 42nd St & 6th Ave
Stop 8: 42nd St between Park & Lexington Ave
Stop 9: 49th St between 3rd & Lexington Ave
Stop 10: 5th Ave & E 83rd St
Stop 11: 5th Ave & E 72nd St
Stop 12: 5th Ave & E 66th St
Stop 13: Central Park South & Grand Army Plaza
Stop 14: Central Park & Columbus Circle
Stop 15: 7th Ave & 57th St
Stop 16: 7th Ave & W 48th St
Explore Brooklyn - Purple Route
Stop 27: State St & Pearl St
Stop 30: Flatbush Ave between Dean & Bergen St
Stop 31: Grand Army Plaza on Flatbush Ave
Stop 32:Fulton St & Church St (Hop-off Only)
Explore Harlem - Green Route 
Stop 14: Central Park & Columbus Circle
Stop 33: Central Park W & W 80th St
Stop 34: Amsterdam Ave & W 112th St
Stop 35: W 125th St & Frederick Douglass Blvd
Night Tour - Yellow Route (Not Hop on Hop Off)
Stop 16: 7th Ave & W 48th St

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Reviews (1,781)
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Reviewed today via mobile

This was a great way to have a look into Manhattan. Very knowledgable tour guides. Big thanks to Darrius Williamson who stood out the most as one of our tour guides today with a great sense of humour, engaging commentary and extent of knowledge and...More

Thank Rebecca5432
Reviewed today
Great tour, not so great ticket wise...

We loved the tour, we ended up doing both the Blue line and Red line in one day. Hopping on and off as needed. Darius was entertaining and a great tour guide! The problem that we had was the ticketing...we pre purchased the tickets online...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank tracees2018
Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Great experience on Big Bus Tours

This is the 3rd country we have used the Big Bus Tours in. Our guide over both days was Lionel and driver was Raul. Great experience of Downtown and Uptown routes! We got a two day pass on special for the price of a one...More

1  Thank RenCardoshian
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Not Very Good

We took two different busses and neither was very good. The first one had a guide who was rude in general and even yelled at a customer on the bus. He then stated that he was not in a mood to yell and lose his...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Treated awfully

Went from Downtown Manhattan to Times Square then got off and went uptown this took one hour to move 1 mile so decided to get off, went to stop number one at 5:30pm for last trip back downtown waited for 35 minutes and the bus...More

2  Thank fadboy
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Daniel F
December 8, 2018|
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Response from Jake F | Reviewed this property |
Yeah you can choose out off all of the tours.
November 30, 2018|
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Response from Mam1251 | Reviewed this property |
Yes we were able to get back to where we started. We actually rode around the one tour first and then came back and got off where we wanted to. Then did the 2nd tour - didn't have as much time to get off on that one. I... More
November 15, 2018|
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Response from Ruarted | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn’t recommend the Big Bus tour NY......whatever age !!
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