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Dublin Open Air Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

By Big Bus Tours
4.3/5
Price was €29, price is now €27€29

Features

Free cancellation available
1d+
Mobile voucher
Instant confirmation
Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Masks required
Contactless tickets
Vehicles and venues disinfected

Highlights

  • Freedom to explore Dublin at your own pace

  • Frequent departures every 30 - 60 minutes

  • Live commentary on board

  • Informative audio commentary available in 8 languages.

  • Includes a free Walking Tour

Members save up to an extra 15% on this activity

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What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Hop-on hop-off bus tour of Dublin

  • What's included

    Unlimited rides within the duration of your pass

  • What's included

    Pre-recorded commentary available in 8 different languages

  • What's included

    Headset for tour commentary

  • What's included

    Live tour commentary provided in English

  • What's included

    Optional fast-track entry to the Guinness Storehouse

  • What's included

    Includes a free Walking Tour

  • What's excluded

    Child tickets for the Guinness Storehouse must be purchased separately at the attraction

  • What's excluded

    Entry to the Pearce Lyons Distillery. (Please note Pearce Lyons is closed until July 2021)

Know Before You Book

  • Vouchers are to be redeemed on the Bus by the Big Bus Drivers

  • June to July 2021 - Red Route: First Bus: 10am from Stop #1: O'Connell Street (14 O'Connell Street). Last Bus: 4pm at Stop #1: O'Connell Street (14 O'Connell Street). Full Circuit Time: 2 HR (approx.) Bus Frequency: every 60 minutes.

  • August onward - Red Route: First Bus: 9am from Stop #1: O'Connell Street (14 O'Connell Street). Last Bus: 6pm at Stop #1: O'Connell Street (14 O'Connell Street). Full Circuit Time: 2 HR (approx.) Bus Frequency: every 30 minutes.

  • Child tickets for the Guinness Storehouse must be purchased separately at the attraction

  • 1 x Child goes free with every Adult ticket purchased

  • Entry to the Pearce Lyons Distillery. (Please note Pearce Lyons is closed until July 2021)

What you can expect

Explore Dublin your way with the Big Bus Dublin hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour. Let our live tour guides show you around and share their wealth of local knowledge and infamous Irish humour. There is no better way to take in the stunning sights and buzzing atmosphere of Dublin than from on-board one of our open-top double-decker buses.

Hop-on the bus to discover Dublin's colourful history and rich culture, then hop-off to explore the city at your own pace. With over 30 stops covering all of Dublin's most-loved attractions and with buses running every 10- 15 minutes, its never been easier to explore. With an expertly designed route operating throughout the day and a panoramic night tour, you can see it all.

Begin your journey at bus stop 1, located on Upper O'Connell Street.

Route Highlights

Trinity College and Book of Kells

Dame Street/Temple Bar

Dublin Castle

Christ Church Cathedral

St Patricks Cathedral

Kilmainham Gaol

National Art Gallery

St Stephen’s Green

Guinness Storehouse

Teelings Distillery

Pearse Lyons Whisky Distillery

Dublin Zoo

We have introduced a number of new health & safety measures to reduce the risk associated with the spread of Covid-19 in line with government advice and requirements of the local health authorities. These include regular cleaning of buses and social distancing measures.

To uphold these new safety and hygiene standards in keeping our guests safe during the Covid-19 Pandemic, we may have to operate a reduced service and changes to ticket inclusions. This may also include frequency of departures, changes to routes and reduction/removal of stops.

Customers are advised to visit our website or to download our app to find out more about our new health and safety measures and for the most update service information.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants
  • Vehicles and venues kept vacant between travellers

Social distancing

  • Contactless ticket redemption
  • Social distancing measures in place
  • Protective shields in place at main contact areas

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Temperature checks given to staff
  • Masks required
  • Masks provided
  • Hand sanitiser provided
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Location

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Activity Location

  • Multiple Locations Visited
  • Dublin County Dublin

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Big Bus Stop 1: O'Connell Street
    • 13 O'Connell Street Upper
    • Dublin County Dublin
    • St Patrick's Cathedral
    • Saint Patrick's Close
    • Dublin County Dublin
    • Dame Street / Temple Bar
    • 8 Dame Street
    • Dublin County Dublin
    • Guinness Storehouse
    • 8 Saint James's Terrace Guinness Storehouse
    • Dublin County Dublin D08 F8N7

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