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Big Bus Dublin Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour - Extra 20% Off

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Key Highlights

  • Explore the charming city of Dublin at your own pace
  • Book your tickets by December 30, 2019, (for travel by March 2020) and enjoy an extra 20% discount
  • Enjoy seamless, stress-free transportation between the top Dublin attractions
  • Hop on and off as you wish to visit top attractions like Dublin Castle, Temple Bar, and more
  • Listen in on insightful live and recorded commentary
  • Take a leisurely stroll through the city with the free Dublin walking tour
  • Feast your eyes on a vibrantly lit Dublin on the Night Tour
  • Discover over 800 years of history and impeccable whiskeys at Pearse Lyons Distillery
  • Both printed and smartphone vouchers accepted!
  • Overview

    Special Offer: EXTRA 20% DISCOUNT on ALL TICKETS!

    Book your tickets by December 30, 2019, for travels up to March 31, 2020, and enjoy an additional 20% discount on all tickets - Classic, Premium and Deluxe!

    Choose your own adventure during your next Dublin trip with a flexible Big Bus Dublin Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour! Valid for 1, 2 or 3 days for Classic, Premium and Deluxe Tickets respectively, the open-top buses are perfect for digging into all the delightful sights in the city - all at your own pace. 

    Hop on and off as you wish, getting up close with all the major attractions in the city - from the Irish Whiskey Museum to the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity. With over 30 stops and 3 comprehensive routes, travelling around Dublin for a dose of sightseeing is a breeze with this hop-on, hop-off bus taking away all your transportation woes. And, when you’re shuttling from one exciting location to another, enjoy live commentary from you guide (on the Blue Route) or use the audio guide offered in 8 different languages. 

    You can choose from the following types of tickets for your Dublin sightseeing journey:

    Classic Ticket:

    • Valid for 1 Day
    • Free Yellow Umbrella Walking Tour

    Premium Ticket

    • Valid for 2 Days
    • Free Yellow Umbrella Walking Tour
    • Free 1 Hour Night Tour

    Deluxe Ticket 

    • Valid for 3 Days
    • Free Yellow Umbrella Walking Tour
    • Free 1 Hour Night Tour
    • Free Entry to Pearse Lyons Distillery


    • Dublin Castle
    • Kilmainham Gaol
    • Phoenix Park & Zoo
    • Irish Whiskey Museum
    • Grafton Shopping Street
    • Richmond Barracks
    • Guinness Storehouse

    …. And more!


    FREE Yellow Umbrella Walking Tour: A perfect complement to your Big Bus Tour, this is the chance for you to truly explore some of the city's hidden gems - often located on narrow streets the bus won't fit down! Dive right into the mysteries of the city, visiting Trinity College and discovering the vibrant city centre with charming and witty guides. 

    FREE Night Tour: Dig into a panoramic Night Tour, treating you to all the major attractions of Dublin in a distinct avatar! Comprising a 1-hour loop around the city, the journey lets you witness Dublin as it comes to life after dark. Crossing areas like Temple Bar and Docklands as well as iconic landmarks like Christ Church Cathedral, you'll be entertained by our expert guide, who'll share facts and stories about the city's fascinating history, culture and architecture! 

    FREE Entry to Pears Lyon Distillery: Ireland is inseparable from its equally impeccable whiskeys, and this free tour treats you to that and much more. Home of almost 800 years of history and housed in the former St. James Church, whiskey is only one part of the incredible Pearse Lyons story. Savour all the insider’s knowledge of the building's heritage as well as the stories of the iconic Dublin district known as The Liberties. Catering to whiskey noobs, connoisseurs and enthusiasts alike, it is a delightful opportunity to touch, taste and smell every step of the distilling process, meet with distillers and taste the signature Pearse Irish Whiskey.

    About The Supplier: One of the largest operators of open-top sightseeing bus tours, Big Bus Tours have been fuelling the spirit of adventure in over 20 cities across four continents.

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?



    Tickets are valid for 1, 2 or 3 days - depending on your choice

    Start time

    Hop-on, Hop-off Bus:
    Red Route: Approx. between 8:45am and 4:30pm, every 30 minutes
    Blue Route: Approx. between 8:45am and 7:30pm, every 20 minutes 

    Night Tour: 7pm // 8pm // 9:30pm - you can take your pick

    Walking Tour: 10:30am

    Pear Lyons Distillery:
    Monday to Saturday: 9:30am - 6pm
    Sundays and Bank Holidays: 11:30am - 6pm

    Meeting Point

    Hop-on, Hop-off Bus: You can hop on to the bus from any of the stops - No need to redeem your voucher! 

    Night Tour: Make your way to Stop 1 - 13 Upper O'Connell Street, Dublin 1, D01 HN30

    Walking Tour: Make your way to Dublin Visitor Centre, located at 118 Grafton Street

    Pearse Lyons Distillery: Make your way to 121-122 James's Street, Dublin 8, D08 ET27, Ireland

    Ending Point

    You can hop off at any of the stops 

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • Dublin Big Bus Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour
    • A highly flexible tour of the top Dublin attractions
    • Access to the Red Route and Blue Route
    • Free walking tour of Dublin
    • Access to the Night Tour (Premium and Deluxe only)
    • Free tour of Pearse Lyons Whiskey Distillery (Deluxe only)
    • Live guide and commentary
    • Audio guide in English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, Cantonese, and Russian


    • Gratuities

  • Please note

    Voucher Information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other devices. (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)

    Please reach the starting point at least 20 minutes before the tour starts to avoid getting stuck in any last minute delays.

    The first two children under the age of 5 ride free of charge. Do not book a ticket for them. You only need to book a ticket for any additional children.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organized activity to reconfirm.

  • Customer Reviews
    • Great job. We were able to jump right on the bus without any delays.

      Laura Sullivan, United States, 19/Jun/2019