Welcome to Big Bus Washington DC


  • See all the major sights of Washington DC
  • Largest fleet of double decker open-top buses
  • Tickets available for all routes
  • Unlimited hop-on, hop-off during your tour
  • Choice of live commentary or recorded commentary in 8 languages
  • Free walking tours
  • Free Madame Tussauds admission
  • Free Potomac River Cruise and Crime Museum admission with 48 hour All Loops tickets


The Big Bus tour allows you to experience the stunning views and attractions of Washington DC aboard an open-top bus. As you travel through the Nation's capital, you can enjoy informative and entertaining commentary which explains Washington DC's interesting history and showcases significant buildings and landmarks such as the White House and the Lincoln Memorial.

Choose from a 24 or 48 hour ticket to discover the sights and attractions of Washington DC at your own pace.

Watch the video to see what awaits you on the Big Bus tour of Washington DC.

See the best of Washington DC with Big Bus Tours

Hop-on, Hop-off

Explore the sights of Washington DC at your own pace with more than 50 stops to choose from

> About the bus tour

Madame Tussauds Ticket

Our hop-on, hop-off 24 and 48 hour All Loops ticket includes free admission to the world famous Madame Tussauds

> About Madame Tussauds

Potomac River Cruise

See the city on a cruise along the Potomac River. This 45 minute trip is free with our 48 hour all loops ticket.

> About the cruise

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