Stop Closures - Saturday June 23rd & Sunday June 24th, 2018

Dear Customers,

Our service will be subject to some route diversions and stop closures on Saturday June 23rd & Sunday June 24th, 2018, due to road closures that will be in place to accommodate the National Barbecue Battle Day.

Stop Closures:

Red Loop

  • Stop #14: American History Museum
  • Stop #15: Natural History Museum
  • Stop #16: Newseum
  • Stop #20: National Archives & National Art Gallery

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

Warm regards,

The Big Bus Tours Wasington DC Team.


Standard Service Information

Red Loop - Official Tour of the National Mall:
First Bus: 9:00am from Stop #1: Union Station
Last Full-Circuit Tour: 3:00pm from Stop #1: Union Station
Last Bus: 5:00pm from Stop #1: Union Station
Full Circuit Time: 1 hour, 40 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: every 15 minutes.

Blue Loop - Heroes Tour:
First Bus: 9:00am from Stop #22: Lincoln Memorial North & Vietnam War Memorial
Last Full-Circuit Tour: 4:00pm from Stop #22: Lincoln Memorial North & Vietnam War Memorial
Last Bus: 5:00pm at Stop #22: Lincoln Memorial North & Vietnam War Memorial
Full Circuit Time: 55 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: every 20-30 minutes.

Yellow Loop - Historic Neighborhoods:
First Bus: 9:00am from Stop #27: Lincoln Memorial North & Vietnam War Memorial
Last Full-Circuit Tour: 3:00pm from Stop #27: Lincoln Memorial North & Vietnam War Memorial
Last Bus: 5:00pm at Stop #27: Lincoln Memorial North & Vietnam War Memorial
Full Circuit Time: 1 hour, 40 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: every 30 minutes.

Panoramic Night Tour:
First Tour: 7:00pm from Stop #20: White House (departs from outside the Willard Hotel)
Last Tour: 7:30pm from Stop #1: Union Station
Full Circuit Time: 2 hours (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.