Tour ID: 10061858

These open-top double-decker buses need no introduction, they are in cities all around the world. A great way to explore Sydney and Bondi Beach at your own pace. Learn the history as you go and jump off whenever the urge takes you. It goes to all the popular spots so you won't miss a thing.

  • Hop on and off as many times as you wish
  • Tickets valid on both the Sydney and Bondi Beach sectors
  • Enjoy a 360 degree view of the city from the open top double decker
  • Entertaining and informative commentary is available in up to 8 languages

Please note that the Bondi Beach Route is NOT available until 31 August 2020.

Hop on the iconic open-top double-decker 'Big Bus' to experience the fantastic scenery, landmarks and attractions of Sydney and Bondi Beach.

The 24 hour Hop On - Hop Off ticket allows you to plan your own itinerary and visit the landmarks and attractions at your own pace. You can even extend to a 48hr pass for a small add-on fee. Buses run frequently so rejoining the tour is easy!

The Sydney Big Bus route includes 23 stops, including Kings Cross, Sydney Opera House, Botanical Gardens, Hyde Park, Power House Museum, Sydney Fish Markets, Maritime Museum, Sydney Aquarium, Chinatown, The Rocks and Circular Quay. The stops are currently:

  1. Circular Quay - George St, cnr Alfred St (opp DFS Galleria)
  2. Sydney Tower/Westfield Sydney - Elizabeth St, near King St
  3. Australian Museum Sydney/Bondi Tour Interchange - College & William St, beside Cook & Phillip Park
  4. William Street - 100 William St, between Crown St & Palmer St
  5. Kings Cross - Darlinghurst Rd, outside Kings Cross train station
  6. El Alamein Fountain - Macleay St, opp El Alamein Fountain
  7. Woolloomooloo Bay - Cowper Wharf Rd, outside Woolloomooloo Hotel
  8. Sydney Opera House - Macquarie St, next to underpass
  9. Botanical Gardens (Scenic walk to Mrs Macquarie Chair) - Macquarie St, Crystal Place Gate
  10. State Library - Macquarie St, opp Hunter St
  11. Hyde Park - Prince Albert Rd
  12. Central Station Sydney/Bondi Tour Interchange - Pitt St, Bus Bay 18
  13. Power House Museum - Harris St, cnr Macarthur St
  14. Sydney Fish Market - Harris St, cnr Pyrmont Bridge Rd
  15. The Star - Pirrama Rd, opp casino steps
  16. Maritime Museum - Murray St, opp Pyrmont Bridge Hotel
  17. International Convention Centre - Darling Drive, beside Harbourside
  18. Chinese Gardens/Chinatown - Harbour St, beside Chinese Gardens
  19. Sea Life Sydney Aquarium - Wheat Rd, under foot bridge
  20. King St Wharf - Erskine St, cnr of Shelly St
  21. Barangaroo - Hickson Rd, access to Barangaroo Reserve
  22. Sydney Harbour Bridge - Hickson Rd, nr Ives Steps Wharf
  23. The Rocks - George St, cnr Hickson Rd


Please note that the Bondi Beach Route is NOT available until 31 August 2020.
Three of the stops in the Sydney route interchange* with our Bondi Beach Route, allowing you to change buses and continue on our Bondi Beach circuit which includes an additional 7 stops. Major stops on this route include Centennial Parklands, Bondi Beach, North Bondi and Rose Bay.  The current stops are:

  • *Central Station Terminal Sydney/Bondi Tour Interchange - Pitt St, Bus Bay 18
  • *Australian Museum Sydney/Bondi Tour Interchange - College & William St, beside Cook & Phillip Park
  • *William Street Sydney/Bondi Tour Interchange - 100 William St, between Crown St & Palmer St
  • Paddington Town Hall - Oxford St, opp Town Hall
  • Centennial Parklands - Oxford St, betweetn Jersey Rd & Queen St Paddington
  • Bondi Beach - Campbell Parade, nr cnr Roscoe Ave (outside ‘Between the Flags’)
  • North Bondi - Campbell Parade, opp Brighton Boulevard
  • Rose Bay - 735 New South Head Rd
  • Double Bay - 401 New South Head Road (next to the Commonwealth Bank)
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Tour Details

  • Included in price:

  • Available for purchase/hire:

  • Duration:

    A complete circuit of the Sydney sector takes 105mins and each Bondi sector takes 90 minutes not allowing for any stops which you wish to take (approximate and subject to traffic conditions).

  • Departure:

    10:00 AM Daily
    12:00 PM Daily
    2:00 PM Daily

  • Return:

  • Departure points:


  • Pickup/departure instructions:

    First Sydney tour starts at 8.30am. It departs from and finishes at Stop 1 - George St corner with Alfred St (opposite DFS Galleria), Circular Quay. The 105 minute circuit operates every 15-20 minutes (30mins Winter off-peak) throughout the day.
    ***Please note that only 3 departure times are available to 31 August 2020; 10am, 12pm and 2pm.***

    The first Bondi tour departs from Central Station (Pitt St, Bus Bay 18) at 9.30am and the 90 minute circuit operates every 30 minutes.

    Tours terminate at 7.30pm in peak season (6.30pm in Winter off peak).

  • What to bring:

  • Fitness level required:

    Not specified

  • Child policies:

    Child ages are 5 to 15 years. Children under 5 years travel free of charge. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

  • Additional Information:

    You must carry a PRINTED copy of your Travel Voucher. Simply hand the voucher you receive from Tourstogo when you book to the driver at your first stop.

    Your Explorer ticket is valid from the time it is first presented to the driver - choose from either a 24 hour or 48 hour ticket.

    A full list of stops for the Sydney and Bondi Beach sectors will be provided to you after booking has been made.

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