Red Route | Washington DC Sightseeing Bus | Big Bus Tours

Tour Duration: 90 Minutes
Frequency: Every 15–20 Minutes

Hop-On, Hop-Off Washington DC Red Loop

Explore DC's best sights on our Red Loop tour, featuring pre-recorded commentary in different languages. Hop on and hop off to discover iconic landmarks and attractions, including the White House, Thomas Jefferson Memorial, Lincoln Memorial and many more.

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1

Union Station

Bus passenger pick-up in front of Union Station (50 Massachusetts Ave NE)

First Bus: 09:30
Last Bus: 17:30
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    Union Station Bus passenger pick-up in front of Union Station (50 Massachusetts Ave NE)
    First Stop 09:30
    Last Stop 17:30
    Union Station
2

US Capitol at Garfield Circle

2436 Rayburn House Office Bldg (East Side of Garfield Circle)

First Bus: 09:39
Last Bus: 17:39
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    US Capitol at Garfield Circle 2436 Rayburn House Office Bldg (East Side of Garfield Circle)
    First Stop 09:39
    Last Stop 17:39
    US Capitol at Garfield Circle
3

Air & Space Museum

600 Independence Ave SW (Outside main entrance on Independence Ave)

First Bus: 09:45
Last Bus: 17:45
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    Air & Space Museum 600 Independence Ave SW (Outside main entrance on Independence Ave)
    First Stop 09:45
    Last Stop 17:45
    Air & Space Museum
4

L’Enfant Plaza & International Spy Museum

700 L'Enfant Plaza SW (at crosswalk on NW corner of Spy Museum)

First Bus: 09:50
Last Bus: 17:50
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    L’Enfant Plaza & International Spy Museum 700 L'Enfant Plaza SW (at crosswalk on NW corner of Spy Museum)
    First Stop 09:50
    Last Stop 17:50
    L’Enfant Plaza & International Spy Museum
  • Sackler / Freer Gallery
  • Bureau of Engraving
  • National Air and Space Museum
  • American Indian Museum
  • Artechouse
  • Hirshhorn Museum
  • Holocaust Memorial Museum
SEE ALL
5

The Wharf & Potomac Boat Cruise

800 Maine Ave SW (north-east corner of Maine Ave SW & 9th St)

First Bus: 09:56
Last Bus: 17:56
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    The Wharf & Potomac Boat Cruise 800 Maine Ave SW (north-east corner of Maine Ave SW & 9th St)
    First Stop 09:56
    Last Stop 17:56
    The Wharf & Potomac Boat Cruise
  • Artechouse
6

Washington Monument West

2 15th St NW (On Raoul Wallenburg Place, between Jefferson & Independence Aves.)

First Bus: 10:02
Last Bus: 18:02
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    Washington Monument West 2 15th St NW (On Raoul Wallenburg Place, between Jefferson & Independence Aves.)
    First Stop 10:02
    Last Stop 18:02
    Washington Monument West
  • Smithsonian Castle
  • Sackler / Freer Gallery
  • Bureau of Engraving
  • American History Museum
  • Jefferson Memorial
  • Artechouse
  • Holocaust Memorial Museum
  • Washington Monument
SEE ALL
7

Bureau of Engraving & Holocaust Musuem

266 Raoul Wallenberg Pl (at bus stop by bike lane)

First Bus: 10:06
Last Bus: 18:06
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    Bureau of Engraving & Holocaust Musuem 266 Raoul Wallenberg Pl (at bus stop by bike lane)
    First Stop 10:06
    Last Stop 18:06
    Bureau of Engraving & Holocaust Musuem
8

Jefferson Memorial

East Basin Dr SW at Jefferson Memorial (bus stop along from refreshment kiosk)

First Bus: 10:11
Last Bus: 18:11
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    Jefferson Memorial East Basin Dr SW at Jefferson Memorial (bus stop along from refreshment kiosk)
    First Stop 10:11
    Last Stop 18:11
    Jefferson Memorial
9

FDR and MLK Memorial

121 West Basin Drive SW (Between FDR and MLK Memorials)

First Bus: 10:17
Last Bus: 18:17
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    FDR and MLK Memorial 121 West Basin Drive SW (Between FDR and MLK Memorials)
    First Stop 10:17
    Last Stop 18:17
    FDR and MLK Memorial
  • WWII Memorial
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial
  • Martin Luther King Memorial
  • Korean War Memorial
10

Lincoln Memorial & Korean War Memorial

100 Daniel French Drive SW (next to Korean War Memorial)

First Bus: 10:25
Last Bus: 18:25
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    Lincoln Memorial & Korean War Memorial 100 Daniel French Drive SW (next to Korean War Memorial)
    First Stop 10:25
    Last Stop 18:25
    Lincoln Memorial & Korean War Memorial
  • Vietnam Memorial
  • Albert Einstein Memorial
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial
  • Lincoln Memorial
  • Martin Luther King Memorial
  • Korean War Memorial
SEE ALL
11

Lincoln Memorial North & Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Bus stop at SE corner of 23rd Street NW and Constitution Ave NW

First Bus: 10:30
Last Bus: 18:30
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    Lincoln Memorial North & Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bus stop at SE corner of 23rd Street NW and Constitution Ave NW
    First Stop 10:30
    Last Stop 18:30
    Lincoln Memorial North & Vietnam Veterans Memorial
12

Arlington Cemetery

1 Memorial Avenue (in the bus parking zone)

First Bus: 10:40
Last Bus: 16:30
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    Arlington Cemetery 1 Memorial Avenue (in the bus parking zone)
    First Stop 10:40
    Last Stop 16:30
    Arlington Cemetery
  • Arlington Cemetery
13

World War II Memorial

18th & Constitution Ave NW (in bus inlet front of Constitution Gardens)

First Bus: 10:50
Last Bus: 18:50
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    World War II Memorial 18th & Constitution Ave NW (in bus inlet front of Constitution Gardens)
    First Stop 10:50
    Last Stop 18:50
    World War II Memorial
14

Washington Monument East

1400 Jefferson Dr. SW (on Jefferson Dr. SW, corner of 14th St. by Bike Racks)

First Bus: 10:57
Last Bus: 18:57
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    Washington Monument East 1400 Jefferson Dr. SW (on Jefferson Dr. SW, corner of 14th St. by Bike Racks)
    First Stop 10:57
    Last Stop 18:57
    Washington Monument East
  • Smithsonian Castle
  • Sackler / Freer Gallery
  • Bureau of Engraving
  • American History Museum
  • National Museum of Natural History
  • Artechouse
  • Holocaust Memorial Museum
  • Washington Monument
SEE ALL
15

Natural History Museum

Corner of 10th St NW & Constitution Ave (in front of the Natural History Museum)

First Bus: 11:03
Last Bus: 19:03
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    Natural History Museum Corner of 10th St NW & Constitution Ave (in front of the Natural History Museum)
    First Stop 11:03
    Last Stop 19:03
    Natural History Museum
16

City Center & Chinatown

610 10th Street NW

First Bus: 11:13
Last Bus: 19:13
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    City Center & Chinatown 610 10th Street NW
    First Stop 11:13
    Last Stop 19:13
    City Center & Chinatown
  • Chinatown
  • National Portrait Gallery
  • Ford's Theatre
  • Hard Rock Cafe
  • The National Archives Museum
SEE ALL
17

The White House & Willard Hotel

1401 Pennsylvannia Avenue NW (outside Willard Hotel, near corner with 15th St. NW)

First Bus: 11:20
Last Bus: 19:20
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    The White House & Willard Hotel 1401 Pennsylvannia Avenue NW (outside Willard Hotel, near corner with 15th St. NW)
    First Stop 11:20
    Last Stop 19:20
    The White House & Willard Hotel
  • US Treasury
  • American History Museum
  • White House
  • Hard Rock Cafe