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Enjoy a 1-day hop-on, hop-off sightseeing bus tour and then hop on a Dublin Express bus for a quick and easy transfer between Dublin airport and city centre.
Dublin Express Hours of Operation:
Dublin Express buses run 7 days a week, with a bus every 30 minutes. The ticket is valid for a single journey between Dublin airport and Dublin city centre.
To Dublin City Centre: coaches depart Dublin Airport Terminals* 1 & 2 between 04:05–23:05.
To Dublin Airport: coaches depart Georges Quay between 04:28–23:28.
*Staff will be available at our Dublin Airport stops from 05:00–21:00 at Terminal 2 and 07:00–23:00 at Terminal 1.
Limited Offer: Kids Go Free
Get one free child ticket with every adult Classic or Premium ticket
For a limited time, you'll get one free child ticket with every Classic or Premium adult ticket purchased. You will receive your free child ticket when you present your Classic or Premium adult ticket to Big Bus Tours staff at your preferred boarding point.
Explore Dublin at your own pace.
Our flexible hop-on, hop-off bus tours give you the freedom to plan your own sightseeing adventure - explore Dublin’s landmarks for as little or as long as you like. Hop off the tour as much as you want within the validity period of your ticket, and simply hop back on when you're ready. If you purchase a ticket that offers validity for more than 1 day, you must travel on consecutive days.
Available on all buses
Our Dublin bus tours include live English-speaking tour guides, and pre-recorded commentary available in 8 languages. Our live guides are local experts, with funny, fascinating stories to share about Dublin's history and culture. Hop on to hear the craic and learn more about this fantastic city!
Available in 8 languages on all buses.
Languages included: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, Cantonese and Russian. Complimentary earphones are provided.
Free Walking Tour
See even more of Dublin on foot.
During your visit to Dublin, don't miss the chance to join a Yellow Umbrella Walking Tour (included with all tickets). It's a perfect complement to your Big Bus Tour as it gives you the chance to visit some of the city's hidden gems - often located on narrow streets the bus won't fit down! You'll delve into the mysteries of Dublin, visiting Trinity College and exploring the vibrant city centre with charming and witty guides. Admission to a Yellow Umbrella Walking Tour is included with all tickets, but tips are welcomed by your guide. Tours commence from the SPIRE on O'Connell Street at 11:00am daily. The duration is 2 hours. Please speak to a Big Bus Tours staff member for further information about joining the walking tour.
See all the top attractions
Big Bus gives you the best view of all Dublin's famous sights.
Our Big Bus tour of Dublin has been carefully designed to show you all of the top Dublin tourist attractions, including Temple Bar, The Guinness Storehouse, Trinity College and St Stephen’s Green.
Free Mobile App
Now with live bus arrival times!
Download our free mobile app for the perfect pocket companion to your sightseeing adventure. Our live bus arrival times feature lets you spend a little longer sipping that latte, browsing at the museum or taking that all-important selfie, so you can simply arrive 5 minutes early at the bus stop. In addition to live bus arrival times, you'll also get detailed maps and route information, live bus tracking, walking directions, facts about famous landmarks and attractions, ticket offers and more. Save memory-making minutes on your city adventure with Big Bus Tours.
Available on all buses.
Get connected as you tour around the city, with free Wi-Fi available on all buses.
Plan ahead for your tour with our service updates
Visit our Service Information Page for up-to-date information about our current service.
If your circumstances change and you need to amend your ticket, we’ll need to know at least 72 hours before your tour.
The quickest way to make changes to your booking is by downloading the Big Bus Tours app and chatting with our friendly Customer Service team.
Airport to City Centre Transfers
The Dublin Express bus travels between Dublin Airport and Dublin City Centre. It operates on a fast route through Dublin Tunnel, with services running 7 days a week.There are two routes to choose from: the 747 travels between the airport and Heuston Station, and the 757 between the airport and Iveagh Gardens. Buses call at a number of stops along the way, all well situated for central accommodation. There's free wifi available on board the bus, and plenty of space to stow your luggage. With a bus running every 30 minutes, you won’t wait long on arrival (or departure), which gives you more time to enjoy your Dublin city break.