Explore the playground of the rich and famous with Big Bus Tours. The tour will allow guests to see all that Los Angeles offers at their convenience through hop-on and hop-off locations. Marvel at a Van Gogh in the Getty Center, find your favorite star at the Hollywood Walk of Fame and hit the shops on Rodeo Drive. The City of Angels is waiting to roll out the red carpet for you! Download the Big Bus app for real-time tracking to get the most out of Hop-On, Hop-Off.
Stop #1 of the tour is at the Big Bus Center Hollywood – 6763 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90028. You can hop on and off the tour at any of the stops.
Big Bus Tours Los Angeles will be closed on Thanksgiving (Thursday 25 November, 2021) and Christmas Day (Saturday 25 December, 2021). They will remain open on Christmas Eve, New Year's Eve & New Year's Day.
The Hollywood Loop (Red Route): - First Bus: 10:00am from Stop #1 (Big Bus Visitor Center Hollywood, 6763 Hollywood Boulevard). - Last Bus: 4:00pm at Stop #1 (Big Bus Visitor Center Hollywood, 6763 Hollywood Boulevard). Full Circuit Time: 2 hours (approx.). Bus Frequency: every 45 minutes. The Beach Loop (Blue Route): - Departs Stop #6 (Beverly Gardens Park, 9385 Santa Monica Blvd): 10:45am, 12:45pm & 2:45pm - Departs Stop #16 (Santa Monica Pier, 1540 2nd Street, Santa Monica): 11:15am, 1:15pm, 3:15pm Full Circuit Time: 75 minutes (approx.). Bus Frequency: Three shuttles daily (see times above).
The Hollywood Loop (Red Route) showcases Los Angeles' must-see spots including the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Rodeo Drive and the TCL Chinese Theatre. The Beach Loop (Blue Route) introduces you to the more laid-back side of Los Angeles: the sun, sand, surf (and shopping!) of Santa Monica.
Yes –they'll ask you to select the date you’d like to hop on the bus. If you’re touring with them for more than one day, your ticket must be used across consecutive days, and the date you select at time of booking should be the first day of your tour. Some tours also require you to select a time of travel, to guarantee your seat. If your ticket includes extras, you may also need to book additional dates & times for all elements of your ticket after your purchase is complete.
The commentary or guide on your bus will announce hop-off stops as the bus arrives at each location, allowing you to hop off at your leisure.
Child tickets are available for passengers aged between 3 and 12 years. All children must be accompanied by an adult (16+). Children aged 2 years and under may travel free of charge. Strollers and pushchairs must be folded and stowed on the lower deck.
Yes, they operate wheelchair accessible vehicles with lifts that can accommodate a weight up to 650 pounds. Please be advised that their entire fleet in Los Angeles is not wheelchair accessible. If you or your travelling partner(s) requires an ADA accessible vehicle, please contact the number on your e-ticket 48 hours prior to your planned tour commencement. They can then arrange for a suitable vehicle to be available at the time and location required. If you require a different accommodation, please also contact the number on your e-ticket 48 hours prior to your planned tour commencement so they can make arrangements for an accommodation. Please also note that passengers with mobility impairments may not be able to access the upper deck on their buses. They cannot guarantee the accessibility of the various attractions along the tour.
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Food is not permitted on the tour. Drinks are only permitted if they have a locking cap.
No pets are allowed on board the bus, except ADA service animals.
No, luggage is not permitted on board the bus at this time.