Free River Cruise

Premium and Deluxe Tickets include a free cruise along the Danube River, offering unique views of Budapest’s Parliament Building, National Theatre, Chain Bridge and Royal Palace. Cruises are approximately 75 minutes, and depart from Dock 11, near Stop 11: Petofi Square. All river boats have refreshments available on board for you to purchase, and toilet facilities.

River Cruise Timetable:

Dock 11 - Start TimeMargaret IslandBatthyany SquareDock 11 - End Time
11:00 11:25 11:50 12:15
13:00 13:25 13.50 14:15
15:00 14:25 14:50 16:15
17:00 17:25 17:50 18:15
19:00 19:25 19:50 20:15
21:00  -   -  22:15

Free Walking Tours

Our free walking tours are led by friendly Big Bus tour guides, who will take you on a fascinating and fun walking tour of the city. These walks are included free with your Big Bus Tours ticket, and provide you with the opportunity to discover some of Budapest's hidden secrets. From November until April there will be one walk offered per day: the Pest Tour will run on odd days, and the Castle District Tour will run on even days.

The Pest Walking Tour begins at 11:00am at the Big Bus Tours customer service center (Red Route stop #16). This tour lasts approximately 1 hour, 30 minutes.

The Castle District Walking Tour begins at 2:30pm at Szentháromság Square, from the Holy Trinity Monument in front of Matthias Church (nearest Big Bus stop: #1/#13). This tour lasts approximately 1 hour, 30 minutes.

WalkStart LocationStart TimeFinish Time
Pest Tour (odd days) Andrassy St. 3 11:00am  12:30pm
Castle District Tour (even days) Szentharomsag Square 2:30pm 4:00pm