Festive Season Service

Dear Customers,

Big Bus Tours Philadelphia will make making some adjustments to service on certain days during the festive season. Please see below for further details:

DateService
Thanksgiving
(Thursday 23 November, 2017)
Bus tours will be operating between 9:30am and 3:00pm.
The frequency will be every 45 minutes.
The Night Tour will not be operating.
Friday 24 November, 2017 Bus tours will be operating between 9:30am and 5:00pm.
The frequency will be every 25 minutes.
Saturday 25 November, 2017 Bus tours will be operating between 9:30am and 5:00pm.
The frequency will be every 25 minutes.
Christmas Eve
(Sunday 24 December, 2017)
Bus tours will be operating between 9:30am and 5:00pm.
The frequency will be every 25 minutes.
Christmas Day
(Monday 25 December, 2017)
Bus Tours will not operating.
New Year's Eve
(Sunday 31 December, 2017)
Bus tours will be operating between 9:30am and 5:00pm.
The frequency will be every 25 minutes.
New Year's Day
(Monday 1 January, 2018)
Bus Tours will not operating.

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.