Service Amendments: Saturday September 24th & Sunday September 25th, 2022

Dear Customers,

Our service will be subject to some route diversions in Downtown Washington D.C. on Saturday September 24th and Sunday September 25th, 2022, to accommodate the Fiesta DC Festival and the DC Fire and EMS 150th Anniversary Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service. Stops are expected to be serviced but there will be diversions in place to get there which may cause delays in our service. All tickets will be extended for the following day. Please see below for further information.

Important Information

  • Red Loop - City Center & Chinatown (Stop 9) will be inaccessible on Saturday September 24th, 2022 until 12:00pm
  • All tickets will be extended for use the following day

We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. If you have any questions or comments, please feel welcome to speak with our Customer Service team on live chat (button on lower right of screen), or contact us via email here.

We look forward to welcoming you on board!

The Big Bus Tours Washington DC Team.



Tours Operating Daily

Dear Customers,

Our tours are operating daily. Please note that our Union Station stop is currently closed.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. Please feel welcome to speak with our Customer Service team on live chat or contact us via email here.

We look forward to welcoming you back on board soon!

The Big Bus Tours Washington DC Team.



ROUTE INFORMATION

Note: Tour times are subject to traffic, weather and other events, so please contact us or check with a member of staff for the most up-to-date scheduling information.

Day Tour - Red Loop - Official Tour of the National Mall:
First Bus: 09:30am from Stop #1: L’Enfant Plaza
Last Full-Circuit Tour: 4:30pm from Stop #1: L’Enfant Plaza
Last Bus: 4:30pm from Stop #1: L’Enfant Plaza
Full Circuit Time: 90 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: every 30 minutes.

Day Tour - Blue Loop - American Heroes Shuttle:
First Bus: 10:26am from Stop #5: Lincoln Memorial & Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Last Full-Circuit Tour: 4:26pm from Stop #5: Lincoln Memorial & Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Bus Frequency: 30 minutes
Please note: Arlington Cemetery closes at 5:00pm.

Arlington Shuttle (Blue Loop) Timetable
Stop #5 (Lincoln Memorial & Korean War Memorial) Stop #6 (Arlington Cemetery)
10:26am 10:37am
10:56am 11:07am
11:26am 11:37am
11:56am 12:07pm
12:26am 12:37pm
12:56am 1:07pm
1:26pm 1:37pm
1:56pm 2:07pm
2:26pm 2:37pm
2:56pm 3:07pm
3:26pm 3:37pm
3:56pm 4:07pm
4:26pm 4:37pm

Panoramic Night Tour:
Tour Departure Time: 7:00pm from Stop #1: L’Enfant Plaza
Full Circuit Time: 90 mins (approx.)
Note: Please arrive in good time to secure your seat. The Night Tour operates on a loop, and is not a hop-on, hop-off tour. Tour times are subject to traffic, weather and other events, so please contact us or check with a member of staff for the most up-to-date Night Tour scheduling information.

Closure Dates

Big Bus Tours Washington DC operates every day except Christmas Day (December 25th).
On rare occasions, we may need to temporarily suspend all service in the instance of very poor weather or for unplanned city events. We will do our best to notify customers of any service amendments or suspensions on this page or via our free app. If you have any questions, please feel welcome to contact us.