Dubai Hop-On Hop-Off Bus, Big Bus
This hop-on-hop-off sightseeing bus in Dubai is one of the easiest ways to have a complete tour of the city. You can hop on and off at the different Big Bus stops as many times as you like.
Dubai Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus
The Big Bus is a double-decker bus that offers fantastic views to explore some of the best parts of Dubai. From the imposing Burj Khalifa and Burj Al Arab to the gold and spice souks, the Dubai sightseeing bus allows you to design your own itinerary by hopping on and off at your leisure at any of the 9 stops.
Some of the most interesting stops are Dubai Creek, Deira, Dubai Mall, Sheikh Zayed Road, Jumeirah Mosque, Burj al Arab, Heritage Village, Mall of the Emirates, Madinat Jumeirah resort and Dubai Marina.
You can check a map with the different routes and stops at the following link:
You can choose from the following options to tailor your tour to your needs and preferences:
- 1-day ticket: includes unlimited use of the Big Bus service for 1 day. A Dhow cruise is included in this option.
- 2-day ticket: includes unlimited use of the Big Bus service for 2 days. It also includes a Dhow cruise, entrance to the Dubai Aquarium, and the Ambassador Lagoon.
- 5-day ticket: you'll have unlimited access to the Dubai sightseeing buses for 5 days. It also includes a Dhow cruise, entrance to the Dubai Aquarium, the Ambassador Lagoon, and a sunset desert tour.
How does it work?
The ticket is valid for 1, 2, or 5 days from the moment it's used for the first time. During this period, you can get on and get off the Big Bus as many times as you want. This means you can visit amazing locations such as the incredible Burj Al Arab hotel, the new Dubai Marina zone, and the enormous Dubai Mall commercial center, a meeting point for both locals and tourists.
Although when making the reservation you'll be asked for a start date, you can use the service over the 12 months following the start date.
Timetable and frequency
The Dubai Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus follows two routes through the city and runs daily from 9 am to 7:30 pm. The total duration of each route is about 2 hours.
- Red line: buses come every 20 minutes
- Blue line: buses come every 30 minutes
1 day - 5 days.
The activity takes place with recorded commentary in English.
Unlimited use of the Big Bus for the selected time
Recorded commentary in English
When to book?
You can book up to the start time, as long as there are places remaining. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
Varies according to the attraction included.
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No printing of documentation required.
Frequently asked questions
Q - Is the bus open-top?
A - As a general rule, the bus fleet is usually open-top. Sometimes, however, depending on demand and weather conditions, the service may be offered on a covered bus.
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 have any other questions please contact us .