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Vienna Tourist Bus
Activities in Vienna

Vienna Tourist Bus

  • 10% off
  • English English
  • 1, 2 or 3 days

The Vienna hop-on hop-off bus is a convenient way to get around the City of Music. You can get on and off at any of the stops, allowing you to explore the city at your leisure.

Routes and stops

This sightseeing bus of Vienna follows 2 routes with 22 stops. On board the open-top double decker bus, you can visit the essential spots of one of Europe's most important cities. Throughout the journey you will enjoy pre-recorded commentary in English on the sights and history of the city.

Some of the most interesting stops on the tour are Opera, Stadtpark (City Park), Mariahilferstrasse, Schönbrunn Palace, and Hofburg and Belvedere Museums.

Check out the map of the routes and stops by clicking on this link:

How does it work?

The ticket is valid for 1, 2 or 3 consecutive days from when it is activated for the first time.  During this time, you can hop on and off the bus as many times as you want, making it easy for you to visit the tourist sights of the city, such as the Austrian Parliament, the Hofburg Palace, the Danube Tower and Prater Park.


You can choose which of the following options are adapted to your needs:

  • 1-day ticket: includes unlimited access to the Big Bus service for 1 day and a guided walking tour in English of the city centre which cannot be accessed by bus.
  • 2-day ticket: besides the unlimited use of the Big Bus service for 2 days and a walking tour around the historic centre, it also includes a panoramic 1-hour night tour by bus.
  • 3-day ticket: includes unlimited use of the Big Bus service for 3 days, a walking tour through the centre of Vienna, a nighttime tour by open-top bus, and a Danube river cruise of 90-120 minutes.
  • Night tour ticket: exclusively includes a panoramic night tour on open-top bus to admire the city's illuminated monuments.

Timetable and frequency

  • Red line: Departures every 15-20 minutes, from 9:30am to 4:30pm. The complete route takes approximately 100 minutes.
  • Blue line: Departures every 20-30 minutes, from 9:30am to 4:30pm. The complete route takes approximately 85 minutes.
  • Guided walking tour through the centre of Vienna (in English): from Monday to Thursday at 11:30am leaving from Stop 1 (Vienna Opera). The tour lasts 1.5 hours.
  • Night tour: Departs from Stop 1 at 7:30am during the summer months and at 6:00pm during the winter. This bus panoramic bus tour lasts an hour and does not make stops.
  • Danube River Cruise: Departures from the Danube canal (Stop 15) and Schifffahrtszentrum (Stop 9) between 10:30am and 5:00pm. The cruise lasts between 1.5 hours and 2 hours.


Adults Children from 5 to 15 years old Children under 5 years old
1 Day Ticket
US$ 31.40 US$ 28.30
US$ 21.30 US$ 19.20
2 Day Ticket
US$ 38.20 US$ 34.30
US$ 24.70 US$ 22.20
3 Day Ticket
US$ 55 US$ 49.50
US$ 32.50 US$ 29.30
Night Tour
US$ 19.10 US$ 17.20
US$ 13.50 US$ 12.10

1 Day Ticket

  • Adults

    US$ 31.4 US$ 28.3
  • Children from 5 to 15 years old

    US$ 21.3 US$ 19.2
  • Children under 5 years old


2 Day Ticket

  • Adults

    US$ 38.2 US$ 34.3
  • Children from 5 to 15 years old

    US$ 24.7 US$ 22.2
  • Children under 5 years old


3 Day Ticket

  • Adults

    US$ 55 US$ 49.5
  • Children from 5 to 15 years old

    US$ 32.5 US$ 29.3
  • Children under 5 years old


Night Tour

  • Adults

    US$ 19.1 US$ 17.2
  • Children from 5 to 15 years old

    US$ 13.5 US$ 12.1
  • Children under 5 years old


More information


1, 2 or 3 days.

Language English

The tour includes audio commentary in English.


Unlimited use of the Big Bus service of Vienna during the chosen time limit.

Bus tour around the principle tourist sights in Vienna.

Individual headphones.

Guided tour on foot through the centre of Vienna in English.

Night tour in open top bus (optional).

Cruise along the Danube (optional).

10% discount on the official ticket price.

When to book?

Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.


Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to 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.

If you still have more questions, check out our section on frequently asked questions. If you need help to book an activity or have any enquiries, please contact us.


Yes (most of the buses are accessible).

from US$ 19.10
US$ 17.20
No hidden fees or surcharges


Not refundable. This activity does not permit modifications nor cancelations.

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