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Big Bus Rome: Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus with 4 Walking Tours & Optional Night Tour

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Key Highlights

  • Feast your eyes on the historic beauty of Rome from an open-air double decker bus with top-deck view
  • Tour the city at your own convenience with flexible validity options
  • Enjoy a bonus of 4 walking tours (Piazza Barnerini, the Vatican and more) along with all ticket options
  • Upgrade your ticket to include an additional Catacombs & Caracalla Route trailing the historic Appian Way
  • Delight in a bonus night tour with the 3-Day Deluxe Ticket to witness the city in the evening
  • Savour an immersive experience with riveting audio commentary and free WiFi
  • Leave the worry of missing the buses, track them live with the free app!
  • Expect the best sightseeing experience, travelling with the best-reviewed Hop-On Hop-Off providers
  • Overview

    Seize the perfect chance to delve into the imperial grandeur of Rome with this Big Bus Rome Hop-On Hop-Off tour ticket. The carefully designed routes take you through Rome’s most famous landmarks. Your Rome hop-on, hop-off ticket also includes four walking tours covering the major points of interests in Rome - Piazza Barberini, two tours in Piazza Venezia, and The Vatican.

    Hop-on and off at any bus stop during the ride and spend as much time as you want to discover any and every Roman attraction of your liking at your own pace. Learn about Rome and its many delights with the help of the on-board informative recorded commentary available in multiple languages.

    You can choose from three hop-on, hop-off ticket options, with the validity of the tickets ranging from 1 to 3 days and a specific set of inclusions:

    Classic Ticket

    • 1-day hop-on, hop-off ticket
    • Four walking tours

    Premium Ticket

    • 2-day hop-on, hop-off ticket
    • Four walking tours
    • Buses operate in an additional route – the Catacombs & Caracalla Route that takes you south of the city to explore one of the world's most famous roads: the ancient Appian Way.

    Deluxe Ticket

    • 3-day hop-on, hop-off ticket
    • Four walking tours
    • Buses operate in an additional route – the Catacombs & Caracalla Route that takes you south of the city to explore one of the world's most famous roads: the ancient Appian Way.
    • 1-hour Night Tour  

    Some of the stops included are:

    • Colosseum
    • Piazza Venezia
    • Vatican
    • Trevi Fountain
    • Piazza Barberini
    • Santa Maria Maggiore
    • Porta San Sebastiano – Museodelle Mura
    • Baths of Caracalla
    • Circus Maximus

    For more information on routes, download the tour route schedule

    If you are looking for a Hop-on-Hop- off tour that offers you best value for money along with ticket for Vatican Museums & Colosseum, Book our Top seller Combo and experience Best of Rome. Click on the link to book!

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?



    1-day, 2-day and 3-day (take your pick)

    Start time

    Buses depart between 9am and 7pm (Apr to Oct) and till 6:00pm (Nov to Mar).

    Catacombs & Caracalla Route (Available with Premium and Deluxe ticket only): From 9am to 5pm (Apr to Oct) and till 4pm (Nov to Mar).

    Since this is an outdoor activity, the schedules might just change sometimes. Check the frequency and bus operating hours on the day of your tour just to be safe.

    Meeting Point

    The tour departs from various Rome locations. You can board the bus from any of the stops.

    Ending Point

    Hop off at any of the stops

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • Classic, Premium and Deluxe ticket options
    • Onboard audio commentary in English, French, German, Italian, Arabic, Mandarin, Portuguese, Spanish and Russian
    • 4 walking tours
    • Night tour (only with Deluxe ticket)


    • Food and drinks
  • 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!)

    Rome is a functioning capital city and therefore political events, demonstrations and celebrations can disrupt the route at any time, especially during summer and at weekends. Please confirm the opening hours from the attraction website before visiting.

    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 organised activity to reconfirm.

  • Customer Reviews
    • Made our holiday

      I'd not been on a bus for many years, but decided to give the hop-on, hop-off bus a go. The Big Bus Rome is well organised and there's a representative at every major stop to...

      Terence Carder, United Kingdom, 15/Jun/2018
    • A great way to get round to all the sites cheaply

      I purchased the 2 day ticket and this was so handy for getting around over the 2 days. My daughter and I saw all the sites and didn't have to worry about looking up d...

      Mrs Yeo, United Kingdom, 08/Jun/2018
    • I found this Hop on Hop off ticket great value for money and very useful. it was nice just to get on and see the sites but to be able to get on and off where ever you wanted was...

      Lyn Taylor, United Kingdom, 07/Apr/2018
    • The staff were knowledgeable and friendly. The Big Bus tour took in many of the important and interesting sites in Rome.

      Chris Lightfoot, Australia, 29/Aug/2019
    • Very convenient and a good price.

      Shaney Quintanilla, United States, 16/Apr/2019
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      Aleksei Iudin, Russian Federation, 30/Mar/2019