2018 Festive Season Service

Dear Customers,

Big Bus Tours Philadelphia will make making some adjustments to service on the below holidays. Please see below for further details:

DateService
Thanksgiving
(Thursday 22 November, 2018)
Tours will operate between 10:00am - 3:00pm at a 45-minute frequency
Black Friday
(Friday 23 November, 2018)
Tours will operate between 9:30am - 4:30pm at a 20-minute frequency
Christmas Eve
(Monday 24 December, 2018)
Tours will operate between 10:00am - 3:00pm at a 45-minute frequency
Christmas Day
(Tuesday 25 December, 2018)
CLOSED
Boxing Day
(Wednesday 26 December, 2018)
All bus tours will be operating as normal.
New Year's Eve
(Monday 31 December, 2018)
Tours will operate between 10:00am - 3:00pm at a 45-minute frequency
New Year's Day
(Tuesday 1 January, 2018)
CLOSED

We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience these amendments may cause. Please feel welcome to contact us if you have any questions.

Warm regards,

The Big Bus Tours Philadelphia Team.


Route Information

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

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.