New York Bus Tours

Ranked TripAdvisor's Number 1 New York Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour, Big Bus presents the Big Apple in perfect slices.

Adult tickets from $60.00
Service: Tours operating daily!
Big Bus Tours in Times Square, New York

Why Book a New York Bus Tour?

Our New York bus tours provide the perfect introduction to Manhattan, with amazing photo opportunities of iconic New York landmarks from the top deck.

Hop on to discover New York, and hop off to explore more at your own pace.

  • Open-top Buses

  • Entertaining Commentary

  • Free Mobile App

  • See all the Top Landmarks

  • Bike Rental Offer

  • Multiple Routes

  • Private Hires

Adult tickets from $60.00 Discover New York with Big Bus Tours!
Discover New York with Big Bus Tours! Adult tickets from $60.00
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Bestselling New York Bus Tour Tickets

Enjoy sightseeing in New York with our great selection of bus tour tickets and combo tickets for must-visit New York attractions.

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Classic Ticket

Classic Ticket

Adult from US$60.00
1 Day What's included
  • 1-Day hop-on, hop-off ticket
  • Open-top double-decker buses
  • See all the top NYC landmarks
  • Pre-recorded commentary
  • Downtown Loop (Red Route)
  • Uptown Loop (Blue Route)
  • Flexible Ticket
Routes included:
  • Explore Downtown - Red
  • Explore Uptown - Blue
Premium Ticket

Premium Ticket

Adult from US$80.00
2 Days What's included
  • 2-Day hop-on, hop-off ticket
  • Open-top double-decker buses
  • See all the top NYC landmarks
  • Pre-recorded commentary
  • Downtown Loop (Red Route)
  • Uptown Loop (Blue Route)
  • Flexible Ticket
  • Bike rental offer
Routes included:
  • Explore Downtown - Red
  • Explore Uptown - Blue
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Deluxe Ticket

Deluxe Ticket

Adult from US$100.00
3 Days What's included
  • 3-Day Hop-on, hop-off ticket
  • Open-top double-decker buses
  • See all the top NYC landmarks
  • Pre-recorded commentary
  • Downtown Loop (Red Route)
  • Uptown Loop (Blue Route)
  • Flexible Ticket
  • Bike rental offer
Routes included:
  • Explore Downtown - Red
  • Explore Uptown - Blue
New York Sunset Live Tour

New York Sunset Live Tour

Adult from US$79.00
Night Tour What's included
  • 90-minute Sunset Tour
  • Open-top double-decker buses
  • See all the top NYC landmarks
  • Live guides
  • Flexible Ticket
Routes included:
  • Explore Downtown - Red
  • Explore Uptown - Blue
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Adult tickets from $60.00 Discover New York with Big Bus Tours!
Discover New York with Big Bus Tours! Adult tickets from $60.00
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Family on board with Big Bus Tours New York
View from top deck with Big Bus Tours New York

Our New York Bus Tour Routes

Our bus tours operate over two different routes, with stops near all the must-see New York landmarks and attractions.

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Explore Downtown - Red

Explore the sights of Downtown Manhattan.

  • Operates 9.30am-4.30pm
  • Frequency: 15–20 min
  • No. of Stops 10
Explore Uptown - Blue

Taking you on a journey through Manhattan's Uptown.

  • Operates 10am-4pm
  • Frequency: 60 mins
  • No. of Stops 5
Adult tickets from $60.00 Discover New York with Big Bus Tours!
Discover New York with Big Bus Tours! Adult tickets from $60.00
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Big Bus Tours New York with Manhattan Skyline
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FAQs

Where can I buy a ticket for the tour?
You can purchase tickets either on this website, on the bus, from a trusted retailer such as your hotel concierge, or from one of our on-street staff members. Please note that for hygiene reasons we encourage you to pay with card when possible so that all parties can avoid the handling of cash.
Is the commentary available in my language?
All buses feature an entertaining and informative pre-recorded commentary in the following languages:

- English
- Spanish
- French
- German
- Italian
What time do tours start and how often do the buses run?
Please visit our Service Information page for up-to-date information on tour start times and frequency.
Where can I start the tour?
You can hop on at any Big Bus stop. To find the stop closest to you, please click here.
Tell me about Big Bus Tours New York
Welcome to Big Bus Tours New York! We're proud to offer exciting sightseeing tours of the Big Apple on our open-top double-decker buses, giving you the opportunity to discover all the city's famous landmarks with ease and comfort. During our tours, you'll be entertained by our pre-recorded on-board commentary, available in English and Spanish via complimentary headphones. Feel free to hop on and hop off the bus from any of our stops to visit the landmarks and attractions that capture your interest, or get comfortable and stay on board for the entire tour - the choice is yours! There are 2 tour routes available: the Explore Uptown (Blue Route) and Explore Downtown (Red Route) tours.
What can I see and visit?
Our tours pass Manhattan's must-see landmarks, travel through its most exciting neighborhoods, and stop at its most popular sightseeing destinations. While on board with Big Bus Tours, you'll see iconic buildings like the Empire State, Chrysler Building and One World Observatory, enjoy top-deck views of the hustle and bustle of Times Square, Wall Street and Broadway, and soak up the uptown ambience of exclusive 5th Avenue and leafy Central Park. And that's just scratching the surface. Start planning your adventure with our new Attraction Tickets page, and for further inspiration on what to see and do while you're in New York, please visit our Discover New York page.

Who We Are

The largest operator of open-top sightseeing bus tours. Fuelling the spirit of adventure around the world, helping millions explore each year.