Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon 2018 - January 21, 2018

Dear Customers,

Our service will be subject to some route diversions and stop closures on January 21, 2018, due to road closures that will be in place for the Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon 2018 event.

The following impact is expected:

RouteService Amendment
Hong Kong Island Tour
(Red Route)
  • Stop #1 (Central Star Ferry Pier 7): relocated to the General Post Office (2 Connaught Place, Central) between 9:30am - 1:00pm
  • 9:30am to 2:30pm: the tour will only stop at Stop #5 (Wan Chai Computer Centre) Stop #6 (Peak Tram Lower Terminus), Stop #7 (Mid-Level Escalator), Stop #8 (Man Mo Temple) and Stop #9 (Lan Kwai Fong & Soho).
Stanley Tour
(Green Route)
  • Stop #17 (Central Star Ferry Pier 7): relocated to the General Post Office (2 Connaught Place, Central) between 9:45am - 1:00pm
Kowloon Tour
(Blue Route)
Service will be operating as normal.
Night Tour
(Purple Route)
Service will be operating as normal.

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

Warm regards,

The Big Bus Tours Hong Kong Team.


Service Amendment - 30 January, 2018

Dear Customers,

Please note that our service will be affected by a private event on Tuesday, 30 January 2018.

DateService Amendment
Tuesday, 30 January 2018 The final departure of the Hong Kong Island Tour (Red Route) buses will be at 4:00pm
The final departure of the Kowloon Tour Blue Route) buses will be at 4:00pm
The final departure of the Aberdeen & Stanley Tour (Green Route) buses will be at 3:45pm
The Night Tour will not be operating.

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

Warm regards,

The Big Bus Tours Hong Kong Team.


Lunar New Year - February 15-18, 2018

Dear Customers,

Our service will be subject to some route diversions and stop closures between February 15-18, 2018, due to road closures that will be in place for the Lunar New Year event.

The following impact is expected:

RouteThursday 15 February - Saturday 17 FebruarySunday 18 February
Hong Kong Island Tour
(Red Route)
Final bus departure will be at 3:00pm. Service will be operating as normal.
Stanley Tour
(Green Route)
Final bus departure will be at 2:45pm. Service will be operating as normal.
Kowloon Tour
(Blue Route)
Final bus departure will be at 3:15pm. Service will be operating as normal.
Night Tour
(Purple Route)
Service will not be operating. Service will be operating as normal.

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

Warm regards,

The Big Bus Tours Hong Kong Team.



Bus Tour Times

Hong Kong Island Tour (Red Route):
First Bus: 09:30 from Stop #1 (Central Ferry Pier 7).
Last Bus: 18:00 at Stop #1 (Central Ferry Pier 7).
Full Circuit Time: 90 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: every 30 minutes.

Kowloon Tour (Blue Route):
First Bus: 10:00 from Stop #10 (Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade - coach bay on Salisbury Road).
Last Bus: 18:00 at Stop #10 (Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade - coach bay on Salisbury Road).
Full Circuit Time: 75 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: every 30 minutes.

Stanley & Aberdeen Tour (Green Route):
First Bus: 09:45 from Stop #17 (Central Ferry Pier 7).
Last Bus: 16:45 at Stop #17 (Central Ferry Pier 7).
Full Circuit Time: 90 minutes.
Bus Frequency: every 30 minutes.

Hong Kong 2018 Holidays and Events

Holiday  Date Day 
The first day of January 1 January Monday
Lunar New Year's Day 16 February Friday
The second day of Lunar New Year 17 February Saturday
The fourth day of Lunar New Year 19 February Monday
Good Friday 30 March Friday
The day following Good Friday 31 March Saturday
Easter Monday 2 April Monday
Ching Ming Festival 5 April Thursday
Labour Day 1 May Tuesday
The Birthday of the Buddha 22 May Tuesday
Tuen Ng Festival 18 June Monday
The day following Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment Day 2 July Monday
The day following the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival 25 September Tuesday
National Day 1 October Monday
Chung Yeung Festival 17 October Wednesday
Christmas Day 25 December Tuesday
The first weekday after Christmas Day 26 December Wednesday