The hop on hop off bus of Johannesburg is the best way to explore South Africa's most populous city. You can get on and off at any of the stops around the city and enjoy the bus routes for one or two days.
Routes and Stops
If you want to enjoy the most emblematic places in the economic and financial capital of South Africa, this tourist bus offers you the opportunity to do so in total comfort, with 13 different stops. You can get on and off as you wish and with an open top, this bus is one of the best ways to create your own itinerary around Johannesburg.
This line has 8 stops, and runs through the centre of the city. You'll pass by, and stop off at places of interest such as the constitutional court, the Transport Museum, the Carlton Centre, or the Grove - one of the most famous shopping areas in Johannesburg.
With its 5 stops, you can see the War Memorial of the National Military History Museum, (which remembers all those who lost their lives in the Boer War), views from the Munro Drive viewpoint, (where you'll realise why Johannesburg is called "the world's largest man-made forest"), and Nelson Mandela Bridge.
How Does it Work?
The ticket is valid for 24 or 48 hours from its first use. That means that if you get the 48 hour ticket, and use it for the first time on Monday at 3 pm, it will be valid until Wednesday at 3 pm. During this time you can get on and off the bus as many times as you like.
To check the routes and stops on the way, click on the following link:
Schedule and Frequency
The bus runs from 9 am to 6:20 pm, passing every 30 minutes. You can consult the schedule and frequency using the following link:
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24 Hour Ticket
Children from 5 to 17US$ 10.40
Children under 5Free
48 Hour Ticket
Children from 5 to 17US$ 16.80
Children under 5Free
1 day - 2 days.
The tour includes audio commentary in English.
Hop On Hop Off Bus Ticket
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
You will receive an email with your ticket attached which you must print out and show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
Yes (most of the buses are accessible).