Stop Closures and Reroutes: July 19 – August 25, 2019

Dear Customers,

Our service will be subject to some route diversions and stop closures between Friday July 19th - Sunday August 25th due to road closures that will be in place to accommodate the Oval+ Summer Season.

The following stops will be closed throughout this period:

Blue Route:

  • Stop #9 – Barnes Foundation
  • Stop #10 – Rodin Museum
  • We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience these stop closures may cause. Please feel welcome to contact us if you have any further questions.

    Warm regards,

    The Big Bus Tours Philadelphia Team.



    Route Information

    Big Bus Route (Blue):
    First Bus: 9:00am from Stop #1 (Independence Visitor Center).
    Last Bus: 5:00pm (5:30pm on Saturdays) at Stop #1 (Independence Visitor Center).
    Full Circuit Time: 100 minutes (approx.)
    Bus Frequency: every 30 minutes (every 20 minutes on Saturdays)

    Zoo Loop (Red Route):
    First Bus: 10:28am from Stop #15 (Rocky Steps).
    Last Bus: 5:00pm (5:30pm Saturdays) at Stop #15 (Rocky Steps).
    Full Circuit Time: 30 minutes (approx.)
    Bus Frequency: every 20-30 minutes.

    Night Tour:
    First Bus: 8:00pm from Stop #6 (corner of 12th & Filbert Streets).
    Last Bus: 8:00pm from Stop #6 (corner of 12th & Filbert Streets).
    Full Circuit Time: 90 minutes (approx.)
    Please note the night tour is not a hop-on, hop-off tour, but we do stop to give you the opportunity to climb the Rocky Steps at the Art Museum and take a picture of Philadelphia's night time skyline.