Big Bus Dublin
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Take an open-top bus tour with us and raise a glass at the Jameson Distillery, discover the Book of Kells at Trinity College, and meet the residents of Dublin Zoo. You’ll really learn the meaning of The Craic!
See all the top attractions
Big Bus gives you the best view of all Dublin's famous sights.
Our Big Bus tour of Dublin has been carefully designed to show you all of the top Dublin tourist attractions, including Temple Bar, The Guinness Storehouse, Trinity College and St Stephen’s Green
Experience the sights and sounds of Dublin at your leisure.
With over 30 stops to hop on and off, from Kilmainham Gaol, Croke Park to Samuel Beckett bridge, we’ve got your city break best bits covered. Tours with live guides and pre-recorded commentary in 8 languages available.
Over 30 Stops conveniently located so you can see the best of Dublin
Our tours allow you to explore Dublin at your own pace. With over 30 stops, there are plenty of opportunities for you to hop off the bus and explore the landmarks and attractions that appeal to you most.
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Our hop-on, hop-off Dublin bus tours include either live English-speaking tour guides (Blue Line only), or recorded commentary in 8 languages.
Or recorded commentary in 8 languages. With fun and fascinating stories, you’ll get a real taste of Dublin and its history.
Dublin Sightseeing Routes
Pick the route that suits your city break itinerary, or simply spend a day (or 2) hopping on and off them all. The Route covers the classic Dublin landmarks and attractions, and a Night Tour, giving you a chance to see the city from a different perspective.
Explore the sights of Dublin on our Red Route Bus Tour. You can hop on and hop off the bus at over 20 different stops. Stay on board to relax and see it all with entertaining digital commentary, or hop off to explore the landmarks and attractions that interest you most. Below, our Red Route timetable lists the first and last times that Red Route buses will call at each stop.
Discover Dublin by night on our panoramic Dublin Night Tour. See the best of the city as it sparkles after dark, and get in the mood for the evening ahead with our entertaining live guides, who'll make a song out of Dublin's fascinating facts and stories. Tours depart from Stop #1 (13 O'Connell Street) and last for 1 hour.
- Culture Vultures
Daily, all year round
- Red Route: 9.00am – 5.00pm
- Night Tour: 7pm
- Red Route: Buses arrive approx. every 20-30mins
- Red Route: Approx. 1 hour 45 minutes
- Night Tour: Aprrox 1 Hour
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The buses are accessible for wheelchair users.
Each bus includes an informative audio guide in a choice of languages. One in two tours on the Red Line are now live guided.
Redeeming your e-ticket
You can redeem your printed e-ticket at any Big Bus Stop or at the Big Bus Shop on 14 Upper O’Connell Street, Dublin 1.
- Attraction entrance tickets
- Food & drinks
FREE YELLOW UMBRELLA WALKING TOUR with your ticket.
Departs Dublin Visitor Centre 10:30 & 14:30 daily.
NIGHT TOUR: Departure at 19:00 daily from Stop 1.