Philadelphia Blue Route | Sightseeing Bus Tours | Big Bus Tours

Tour Duration: 90 Minutes
Frequency: Every 15–20 Minutes

Hop-On, Hop-Off Philadelphia Day Tour

Enjoy spectacular views of Philadelphia from one of our open-top buses while our live guides entertain you with fascinating facts and fun stories about Philadelphia and the people who helped make the city what it is today. See our map and schedule.

Blue Route Bus Tour Times

Big Bus Tour (Blue Route):
Full Circuit Time: 90 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: Every 15–20 Minutes

Blue Route Bus Tour Times

Stop Address First Bus Time Last Bus Time
Last Bus Time (Saturday)
1. Independence Visitor Center SW Corner of 6th and Market Streets 09:30am 4:30pm 5:00pm
2. Betsy Ross House / Philly Tour Hub At Betsy Ross House/Philly Tour Hub 09:36am 4:36pm 5:06pm
3. United States Mint / Ben Franklin’s Grave 5th and Arch Streets 09:38am 4:38pm 5:08pm
4. National Constitution Center Arch Street near 6th Street 09:39am 4:36pm 5:09pm
5. Chinatown / Fashion District NE Corner of Arch at 10th Streets 09:42am 4:42pm 5:12pm
6. Reading Terminal Market / Convention Center Marriott / Macy’s 12th Street at Filbert Street 09:46am 4:46pm 5:16pm
7. City Hall / Love Park NE Corner of 16th Street and JFK Boulevard/Fairmount Park Welcome Center 09:52am 4:52pm 5:22pm
8. Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter & Paul / Sister Cities 18th Street and Benjamin Franklin Parkway 09:55am 4:55pm 5:25pm
9. Barnes Foundation 21 Street & Parkway 09:58am 4:58pm 5:28pm
10. Rodin Museum SEPTA stop in front of museum on Parkway 10:04am 5:04pm 5:34pm
11. Eastern State Penitentiary NW corner of 22nd Street and Fairmount Avenue , near bus Shelter. 10:08am 5:08pm 5:38pm
12. Perelman Building of Philadelphia / Art Museum Fairmount & Pennsylvania Avenue 10:11am 5:11pm 5:41pm
15. “Rocky Steps” Philadelphia Museum of Art East Entrance (Seasonal transfer for Fairmount Park Loop to access stops 13 and 14) 10:14am 5:14pm 5:44pm
17. The Franklin Institute / Logan Circle Logan Circle, 222 N 20th St 10:20am 5:20pm 5:50pm
18. Shops at Liberty Place SE Corner of 16th and Market Streets 10:25am 5:25pm 5:55pm
19. The Bellevue/Rittenhouse Square In front of main entrace 10:30am 5:30pm 6:00pm
20. Academy of Music/Broad Street Broad Street near Locust Street 10:31am 5:31pm 6:01pm
21. Pine Street SW Corner of 10th and Pine Streets 10:36am 5:36pm 6:06pm
22. South Street / Head House Square 2nd and South Streets 10:42am 5:42pm 6:12pm
23. Vietnam Veterans Memorial Front & Spruce Streets 10:44am 5:44pm 6:14pm
24. Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing/Columbus Boulevard Spruce Street Harbor Park (summer) Independence Seaport Museum 10:47am 5:47pm 6:17pm
25. Penn's Landing/Waterfront On the Delaware River from Market St. to Lombard St. 10:49am 5:49pm 6:19pm
26. Old City / Christ Church NW Corner of Market Street and 2nd Street at Christ Church 10:50am 5:50pm 6:20pm
27. Faith and Liberty Discovery Center 101 N Independence Mall E 10:55am 5:55pm 6:25pm