Service Update - Extinction Rebellion protests - April 2019

Dear Customers,

Please note that our service will be subject to unplanned route diversions, delays, stop closures and possible service cancellations between 15-21 April due to intermittent road-blocking demonstrations by the climate change protest group Extinction Rebellion. We will supply daily updates below.

Stop Closures 18 April

Red Route (Best of Central London)

  • Stop #6 (Regent Street)
  • Stop #7 (Piccadilly Circus)
  • Stop #10 (Craig's Court)
  • Stop #11 (Whitehall)
  • Stop #12 (London Eye)
  • Stop #17 (Temple Underground Station)
  • Stop #18 (Westminster Pier)

Blue Route (Best of the West)

  • Stop #4 (Marble Arch)
  • Stop #5 (Mayfair)

Orange Route (Magical Merlink)

  • Stop #1 (Green Park Undergound)
  • Stop #2 (Hyde Park Corner)
  • Stop #3 (Queen Mother Gates)
  • Stop #4 (Marble Arch)
  • Stop #12 (London Eye)
  • Stop #35 (Baker Street)
  • Stop #36 (Oxford Street)
  • Stop #37 (Waterloo)
  • Stop #38 (London Eye Westbound)
  • Stop #39 (Whitehall)

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 London Team.



Stop #43 Closure - Indefinite

Dear Customers,

Stop #43 (St. Pancras Station) on our Green Link will be closed until further notice due to roadworks. Please use nearby Stop #42 (Kings Cross Station) instead.

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

Warm regards,

The Big Bus Tours London Team.



Standard Service Information

Red Route:
First Bus: 08:30 from Stop #1: Green Park Underground Station.
Last Full-Circuit Tour: 17:00 from Stop #1: Green Park Underground Station.
Last Bus: 17:00 from Stop #1: Green Park Underground Station.
Full Circuit Time: 2 hours, 20 minutes(approx.)
Bus Frequency: every 15-20 minutes.

Blue Route:
First Bus: 08:32 from Stop #4: Marble Arch
Last Full-Circuit Tour: 17:00 from Stop #4: Marble Arch
Last Bus: 17:00 at Stop #4: Marble Arch
Full Circuit Time: 1 hour, 15 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: every 15-20 minutes.

Magical Merlink:
First Bus: 09:00 from Stop #35: Baker Street
Last Full-Circuit Tour: 18:00 from Stop #35: Baker Street
Last Bus: 18:00 at Stop #35: Baker Street
Full Circuit Time: 1 hour, 30 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: every 30 minutes.

Green Link:
First Bus: 08:40 from Stop #40: Woburn (Northbound) 
Last Full-Circuit Tour: 17:30 from Stop #40: Woburn (Northbound)
Last Bus: 17:30 at Stop #40: Woburn (Northbound)
Full Circuit Time: 1 hour (approx.)
Bus Frequency: every 20-30 minutes.



2019 Events

The below events may impact our service due to road closures and/or traffic. Please return to this page closer to the date for further information, or contact us if you have any questions.

  • Sunday 24th March - London Landmarks Half Marathon
  • Sunday 28th April - London Marathon
  • Monday 27th May - Vitality 10k Run
  • Saturday 8th June - Trooping the Colour
  • Saturday 6th July - London Pride
  • Sunday 7th July - Summer Streets (Regent St Closed)
  • Sunday 14th July - Summer Streets (Regent St Closed)
  • Sunday 21st July - Summer Streets (Regent St Closed)
  • Sunday 28th July - Summer Streets (Regent St Closed) and London Triathlon
  • Saturday 3rd August - Prudential Cycle weekend
  • Sunday 4th August - Prudential Cycle weekend
  • Sunday 13th October - Royal Parks Half Marathon
  • Sunday 10th November - Remembrance Sunday