Top Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Passenger on Las-Vegas bus tour

    Where can I buy a ticket for the tour?

  2. Where can I buy a ticket for the tour?

    You can purchase tickets either on this website, from an on-street Big Bus Tours staff member, on the bus, from a trusted retailer such as your hotel concierge, or at one of our key sales points.

  3. Passenger holding map on Big Bus Tour

    How long does the tour take?

  4. How long does the tour take?

    The Strip Tour (Red Route) takes approximately 2 hours.
    The Downtown Tour (Blue Route) takes approximately 1 hour, 30 minutes.
    The Night Tour (Green Route) takes approximately 3 hours, 30 minutes.

  5. Big Bus Passing Las Vegas Sign

    What time do tours start and how often do buses run?

  6. What time do tours start and how often do buses run?

    Strip Tour (Red Route):
    First Bus: 10:00am from Stop #1 (Hawaiian Marketplace, 3755 Las Vegas Blvd South).
    Last Bus: 6:00pm at Stop #1 (Hawaiian Marketplace, 3755 Las Vegas Blvd South).
    Full Circuit Time: 120 minutes (approx.)
    Bus Frequency: every 30 minutes.

    Downtown Tour (Blue Route):
    First Bus: 10:20am from Stop #11 (Circus Circus Hotel, 2880 Las Vegas Blvd South)
    Last Bus: 6:20pm at Stop #11 (Circus Circus Hotel, 2880 Las Vegas Blvd South)
    Full Circuit Time: 90 minutes (approx.)
    Bus Frequency: every 30 minutes.

    Night Tour (Green Route):
    First Bus: 7:00pm at Stop #11/#1 (Circus Circus Hotel, 2880 Las Vegas Blvd South)
    Second Bus: 7:15pm from Stop #3/#12/#2 (High Roller/LINQ Promenade, bus loading zone)
    Last Bus: 7:30pm from Stop #8/#3 (Excalibur Hotel, 3850 Las Vegas Blvd South)
    Full Circuit Time: 3 hours, 30 minutes (approx.)

    Please note: If you plan to hop on and hop off the tour, please allow yourself extra time. While every effort is made to ensure a regular service, bus times are subject to traffic, weather conditions and city-wide events, which may cause delays to service or result in stop closures.

  7. Passengers looking at Big Bus Freemont Street

    Where can I start the tour?

  8. Where can I start the tour?

    Strip Tour (Red Route): Stop #1: Hawaiian Marketplace, 3755 Las Vegas Blvd South (Fatburger rear parking lot)
    Downtown Tour (Blue Route): Stop #11: Circus Circus Hotel, 2880 Ls Vegas Blvd South (outside Slots of Fun main entrance)
    Night Tour (Green Route): Stop #1/#11: Circus Circus Hotel, 2880 Ls Vegas Blvd South (outside Slots of Fun main entrance)

    To find the stop closest to you please click here.

More Questions & Answers

Tell me about the Big Bus tour of Las Vegas?

Big Bus Tours Las Vegas offer sightseeing tours of Las Vegas on open-top double-decker buses. During the tour, entertaining and informative commentary is provided by experienced English-speaking guides. You can hop on and off at any of the tour stops to visit attractions and places of interest. There are two tour routes: The Strip Tour (Red Route) and the Downtown Tour (Blue Route). Tickets are available for 1-day, 2-day or 3-day hop-on, hop-off sightseeing, and you can upgrade your experience with one of our great combo packages.

What can I see and visit?

The Strip Tour (Red Route) showcases Las Vegas Boulevard's must-see hotels and fountains, including the Luxor, the Bellagio, Caesars Palace and Excalibur, with a special stop at the "Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas" sign. The Downtown Tour (Blue Route) introduces you to the traditional heart of Las Vegas and includes stops at the famous Fremont Street, and the High Roller and Stratosphere attractions. The panoramic Night Tour spans both routes, displaying the city in its dazzling neon evening wear.

There are 20 stops across our 2 routes where you can hop on and off your tour. Each stop has been selected because it provides convenient access to an attraction or place of interest. You can hop on and off your tour as many times as you wish, and are of course welcome to stay on board for the entire tour loop. Please visit our Discover Las Vegas page to learn more about what to see and do in Las Vegas.

Do I need to specify a date of travel?

No, you can use your ticket on any date. If you purchase a 1, 2 or 3-day ticket you must travel on consecutive days.

You are welcome to buy your ticket on the day if that is your preference, but please note that discounts offered online are not available on same-day purchases.

Is there a discount available for groups?

Yes, discounts are available for groups of twenty or more. For more information on groups sales please contact us.

What time are the first and last buses?

Strip Tour (Red Route):
First Bus: 10:00am from Stop #1 (Hawaiian Marketplace, 3755 Las Vegas Blvd South).
Last Bus: 6:00pm at Stop #1 (Hawaiian Marketplace, 3755 Las Vegas Blvd South).
Full Circuit Time: 120 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: every 30 minutes.

Downtown Tour (Blue Route):
First Bus: 10:20am from Stop #11 (Circus Circus Hotel, 2880 Las Vegas Blvd South)
Last Bus: 6:20pm at Stop #11 (Circus Circus Hotel, 2880 Las Vegas Blvd South)
Full Circuit Time: 90 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: every 30 minutes.

Night Tour (Green Route):
First Bus: 7:00pm at Stop #11/#1 (Circus Circus Hotel, 2880 Las Vegas Blvd South)
Second Bus: 7:15pm from Stop #3/#12/#2 (High Roller/LINQ Promenade, bus loading zone)
Last Bus: 7:30pm from Stop #8/#3 (Excalibur Hotel, 3850 Las Vegas Blvd South)
Full Circuit Time: 3 hours, 30 minutes (approx.)

Please note: If you plan to hop on and hop off the tour, please allow yourself extra time. While every effort is made to ensure a regular service, bus times are subject to traffic, weather conditions and city-wide events, which may cause delays to service or result in stop closures.

Is it possible to hire one of the open-top buses for a private event?

Yes, buses are available for private hires. Please have a look at our Private Hire page to find out more, or contact us directly to discuss your requirements.

How will I know where to get off?

The commentary on the bus will announce hop-off stops as the bus arrives at each location, allowing you to hop off at your leisure.

On which days does the tour operate?

The Big Bus tour of Las Vegas operates every day of the year with the exception of New Year’s Eve.

What is the child ticketing policy?

A child ticket is available for children aged between 5 and 15 years. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Children aged 4 years and under may travel free of charge. Children aged 15 years and under must be accompanied by an adult. Strollers and pushchairs must be folded and stowed on the lower deck.

Are accommodations available for persons with disabilities?

Yes, we operate wheelchair accessible vehicles with lifts that can accommodate a weight up to 650 pounds. Please be advised that our entire fleet in Las Vegas is not wheelchair accessible. If you or your travelling partner(s) requires an ADA accessible vehicle, please contact us 48 hours prior to your planned tour commencement. We can then arrange for a suitable vehicle to be available at the time and location required. If you require a different accommodation, please also contact us 48 hours prior to your planned tour commencement so we can make arrangements for an accommodation. Please note that messages left on the office general voicemail do not constitute confirmed arrangements. Please also note that passengers with mobility impairments may not be able to access the upper deck on our buses. We cannot guarantee the accessibility of the various attractions along the tour.

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