National Holiday - 17-20 August, 2019

Dear Customers,

Our service will be subject to some route diversions and stop closures From Saturday 17th - Tuesday 20th August 2019 due to road closures that will be in place to accommodate the Celebration of the Founding of the State that will take place on Tuesday.

The following amendments will be in place:

  • Stop #7 (Castle Garden) will be CLOSED from the 17th August.
  • Stop #8 (Castle / Funicular) will be CLOSED from the 17th August.
  • Stop #13 (Basilica) will be CLOSED on the 20th August after 2:00pm.
  • Stop #14 (Chain Bridge) will be CLOSED on the 20th August after 2:00pm.
  • Stop #15 (River Cruise) will be CLOSED on the 20th August after 2:00pm.

Normal service will resume on Wednesday 21st August.

We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience these service amendments may cause. Please feel welcome to contact us if you have any questions.

Warm regards,

The Big Bus Tours Budapest Team.



Bus Tour Times

Red Route:
First Bus: 09:00 from Stop #1 (Heroes' Square: Olof Palme stny. 5 Budapest 1146).
Last Full Tour: 18:00 from Stop #1 (Heroes' Square: Olof Palme stny. 5 Budapest 1146).
Last Bus: 19:37 at Stop #1 (Heroes' Square: Olof Palme stny. 5 Budapest 1146).
Full Circuit Time: 1 hour, 37 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: every 20 minutes.

Blue Route:
First Bus: 09:30 from Stop #1 (Castle / Funicular: Lánchíd utca, Clark Ádám tér bus station).
Last Full Tour: 18:00 from Stop #1 (Castle / Funicular: Lánchíd utca, Clark Ádám tér bus station).
Last Bus: 18:27 at Stop #1 (Castle / Funicular: Lánchíd utca, Clark Ádám tér bus station).
Full Circuit Time: 30 minutes return (approx 15 mins each way.)
Bus Frequency: every 30 minutes.

Night Tour (Purple Route):
First Bus: 20:30 from Stop #13 (Basilica).
Last Bus: 20:30 at Stop #13 (Basilica).
Full Circuit Time: 60-70 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: There is only one departure per night, at 20:30. Please note that the Night tour is a panoramic tour, not a hop-on, hop-off tour.