Live Guides

Our entertaining English-speaking guides will offer an exciting and educational commentary throughout the duration of your tour. Listen in to their local expertise and discover amazing facts and stories about Chicago's fascinating history, impressive architecture and unique culture.

14 Different Stops

It couldn't be easier to discover Chicago - simply head to one of our 14 stops to begin your adventure. All stops are conveniently located near Chicago's most famous landmarks, popular attractions and must-visit shops and restaurants. You can hop on and off the bus as many times as you like within the validity period of your ticket, and you can start and finish your tour at any Big Bus stop.

Frequent Service

Our buses run by each stop every 20-30 minutes, and we have 14 stops where you can hop on and off the bus. A complete circuit of our Big Loop (Red Route) day tour takes approximately 2 hours. The first bus departs Stop #1 at 9:00am, and the last bus departs at 4:00pm. Each stop has been carefully selected so that you are within easy reach of one of Chicago's key attractions or landmarks. Explore the sights at each stop for as little or for as long as you like - when you're ready to continue the tour, simply hop back on one of our sightseeing buses.

Big Benefits

Big Bus ticketholders get to enjoy a variety of exclusive discounts and free extras at some of Chicago's best cafes, restaurants, and bars. Offers are usually available for a limited time, so check with a Big Bus Tours staff member for the latest offers.