between Monday 12th – Friday 16th February, 2024.

  • Stop #5 (Adler Planetarium) -CLOSED all day
  • Stop #6 (Museum Campus) - CLOSED all day

Normal service will resume on Saturday 20th January, 2024 at 10:00am.

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 Chicago Team.


Tours operating daily!

Dear Customers,

Our Chicago Bus Tours are operating daily!

If you have any queries, please don't hesitate to speak to our customer service team on live chat (just click the red button at bottom right of the screen to start a new chat). Alternatively, please send us an email via our contact us form.

We look forward to welcoming you on board soon!

The Big Bus Tours Chicago Team.

Route Information

The Big Loop (Red Route):
First Bus: 10:00am from Stop #1: Chicago Riverwalk (98 E. Wacker Dr.)
Last Bus: 4:00pm at Stop #1: Chicago Riverwalk (98 E. Wacker Dr.) during January and February
Full Circuit Time: 2 hours (approx.)
Bus Frequency: every 60 minutes.

Sunset Live (Night) Tour (Blue Route):
Departs: 6:30pm from Stop #8: Navy Pier (daily)
Full Circuit Time: 90 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: one tour per evening

Closure Dates

On rare occasions, we may need to temporarily suspend all service in the instance of very poor weather or for unplanned city events. We will do our best to notify customers of any service amendments or suspensions on this page or via our free app. If you have any questions, please feel welcome to contact us.