Rome Bus Tours

See the Eternal City's legendary landmarks on our Hop-on, Hop-off Rome Big Bus Tour!

Adult tickets from €27.00
Service: 27/1/23 – Stop 2 closed from 5pm
Big Bus Tours at the Colosseum in Rome

Why Book a Rome Tour

Our Rome bus tours provide the perfect introduction to the city and the best photo opportunities of iconic landmarks from the top deck.

Hop on and discover your destination, hop off to explore more for as long as you like!

  • Open-Top Buses

  • See all the Top Landmarks

  • Pre-recorded Commentary

  • Free Mobile App

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Private Hires

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Big Bus Tours coming through tunnel in Rome
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Man on board Big Bus Tours Rome Bus
Piazza Navona Fountain in Rome

Bestselling Rome Bus Tour Tickets

Enjoy sightseeing in Rome your way with our great selection of bus tour tickets and inclusions.

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Classic Ticket

Classic Ticket

Adult from €27.00
€30.00
1 Day What's included
  • 1 day hop on, hop off
  • See all the top landmarks
  • Pre-recorded commentary
  • Tickets valid on Big Bus, City Sightseeing and ORP buses
  • Free Digital Walking Tours
  • Free onboard Wi-Fi
  • Flexible Ticket
Routes included:
  • Red Route
Premium Ticket

Premium Ticket

Adult from €30.60
€34.00
2 Days What's included
  • 2 day hop on, hop off
  • See all the top landmarks
  • Pre-recorded commentary
  • Tickets valid on Big Bus, City Sightseeing and ORP buses
  • Free Digital Walking Tours
  • Free onboard Wi-Fi
  • Flexible Ticket
Routes included:
  • Red Route
Deluxe Ticket

Deluxe Ticket

Adult from €34.20
€38.00
3 Days What's included
  • 3 day hop on, hop off
  • See all the top landmarks
  • Pre-recorded commentary
  • Tickets valid on Big Bus, City Sightseeing and ORP buses
  • Free Digital Walking Tours
  • Free onboard Wi-Fi
  • Flexible Ticket
Routes included:
  • Red Route
Classic Ticket  + Colosseum

Classic Ticket + Colosseum

Adult from €52.00
1 Day What's included
  • 1 day hop on, hop off
  • See all the top landmarks
  • Pre-recorded commentary
  • Tickets valid on Big Bus, City Sightseeing and ORP buses
  • Free Digital Walking Tours
  • Free onboard Wi-Fi
  • Colosseum Entry
  • Roman Forum & Palatine Hill Entry
Routes included:
  • Red Route
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Woman taking photo from Big Bus Tours Rome bus
View of Roman Forum in Rome

Our Rome Bus Tour Route

Our bus tours operate over a route with stops near all the must-see Rome landmarks and attractions.

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Red Route

Our daytime sightseeing tour of Rome showcases the 'Eternal City' in all its glory.

  • Operates 9:00am-5:32pm
  • Frequency: 18 min
  • No. of Stops 8
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Big Bus Tours Rome crossing bridge
Big Bus Tours Rome passing Altare Della Patria
Couple on the top deck of Big Bus Tours Rome bus
Woman photographing Colosseum from Big Bus Tours Rome top deck

FAQs

What time does the tour start and how often do the buses run?
Our service operates daily. See our Service Information page for tour schedule information and notices. Alternatively, you can check times with a Big Bus Tours team member, or contact us with any questions.
Is the commentary available in my language?
The Big Bus Rome sightseeing tour offers a recorded commentary in your choice of either English, Italian Spanish, French, German, Chinese Mandarin, Russian, Arabic and Portuguese. The commentary is available through complimentary earphones that you will receive when you board the bus.
Where can I buy a ticket for the tour?
You can purchase tickets on this website, or from a member of our Big Bus street sales team, or at any of our two kiosks (one is located at Termini station and the other is located at the Colosseum), or from our trusted merchant partners.
How do I redeem my ticket?
Simply show your ticket to a Big Bus Tours staff member at one of our stops or aboard the bus. They'll issue you a receipt that you'll be able to use to hop on the bus throughout the validity of your ticket. If you requested to have your tickets sent via SMS, remember that there is no need to print your tickets. Just bring your phone with you, with the ticket page open to display the QR code on your e-voucher.
Tell me about Big Bus Tours Rome
Big Bus Tours offers entertaining sightseeing tours of Rome on open-top double-decker buses. You'll pass famous landmarks like the Colosseum, Circus Maximus, Piazza Venezia, Vatican City, and more, with stops located nearby so you can hop off the bus to explore them at your own pace. During the tour, you can tune in to pre-recorded commentary, which is available in a variety of languages.
What can I see and visit?
Our Big Bus stops are conveniently located near popular Rome landmarks and attractions, so you can hop on and hop off the bus to explore Rome at your own pace. Visit our Discover Rome page for information about landmarks you'll see and ideas about things to do in Rome. If you'd like to buy some tickets for Rome attractions, please visit our Attractions page.
You can hop on and off the bus as much as you like, but you're also very welcome to stay on board for the entire tour route. Please see our Service Information page for details about the tour duration, bus frequency and more.

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.