Vivid Light Festival Service Amendments - May 25 - June 16, 2018

Dear Customers,

Our late-afternoon service will be subject to some route diversions and stop closures between Friday 25 May - Saturday 16 June, 2018, due to road closures that will be in place to accommodate Sydney's Vivid Light Festival.

Amendments are as follows:

Monday - Thursday Service

Friday Service

  • The final departure of the City Tour (Red Route) will be at 5:00pm from Stop #1 (Circular Quay)
  • Stop #8 (Sydney Opera House) will close at 5:00pm
  • Stop #21 (Barangaroo) will close at 6:00pm on Friday
  • Stop #22 (Sydney Harbour Bridge) will close at 6:00pm
  • Stop #23 (The Rocks) will close at 6:00pm

Saturday - Sunday (and Public Holiday) Service

  • The final departure of the City Tour (Red Route) will be at 4:45pm from Stop #1 (Circular Quay)
  • Stop #8 (Sydney Opera House) will close at 5:00pm
  • Stop #21 (Barangaroo) will close at 5:00pm
  • Stop #22 (Sydney Harbour Bridge) will close at 5:00pm
  • Stop #23 (The Rocks) will close at 5:00pm
  • On Saturday 9 & Sunday 10 June, stops 2, 8, 9 and 11 will be closed from 5:00pm

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

Warm regards,

The Big Bus Tours Sydney Team.


Service Information - Winter Schedule 2018

City Tour (Red Route):
First Bus: 8:30am from Stop #1 (Circular Quay).
Last Bus: 5:00pm at Stop #1 (Circular Quay).
Full Circuit Time: 90 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: every 30 minutes.

Bondi Tour (Blue Route):
First Bus: 9:30am from Stop #24 (Central Station).
Last Bus: 5:00pm at Stop #24 (Central Station).
Full Circuit Time: 90 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: every 30 minutes.


Stop #25 Closure

Dear Customers,

Please note that Stop #25 (Town Hall) will be closed indefinitely due to Sydney Light Rail construction works. The nearest serviced stop will be #26 (Australian Museum).

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

Warm regards,

The Big Bus Tours Sydney Team.