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City Sightseeing Oxford Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

  • Discover Oxford, the “City of Dreaming Spires”, at your own pace
  • Enjoy 20 stops, including Oxford Castle, University Park, and the station
  • Soak up 360-degree views from the top deck as you listen to audio commentary
City Sightseeing Oxford Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
From US$20,90
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24 Hour Bus Ticket
With this option, explore Oxford with a hop on hop off bus ticket, valid for 24 hours from first use.
From US$20,93
48 Hour Bus Ticket
With this option, explore Oxford with a hop on hop off bus ticket, valid for 48 hours from first use.
From US$23,63

Oxford’s public bus system caters much more to locals than it does to tourists. Save time and money as you explore on a hop-on, hop-off bus with a loop of 20 stops that's perfect for independent travelers. An open-air top deck delivers 360-degree views, while audio commentary is available via headset. Choose between 24- and 48-hour tickets.

What to Expect

Hop on the bus at a stop that suits you—perhaps at Oxford Railway Station—choose between cozy indoor seating or the open-air top deck, don your headset, if required, and explore away.

Depending on whether you’ve purchased 24-hour or 48-hour tickets, you’ll be able to hop on and off at any one of 20 stops, listed under itinerary below, for one or two days. Buses travel at 15–30–minute intervals, depending on the season, so you’ll never have a long wait for pickup.

Stops include Oxford Castle, the Sheldonian Theatre, and University Park, not to mention Christ Church College, a key filming location in the Harry Potter series. Soak up the onboard commentary and historic views as you savor this elegant city, hopping on and off when and where you want.

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1 - 5 of 181 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Very good tour

Takes about an hour and means that you can see things around the city and go back to them if you want to see more.

Thank Marc C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Good tour

This is a nice tour which took about an hour. A good way to see Oxford and places where you could return later. Hop on and off whenever you want to. The information given was good and what made it more enjoyable was that it...More

3  Thank Sue P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Good way to see the city

It's a great way to see the city by utilizing this. You can listen to the narrator and learn about Oxford. Plenty of spots to stop and get back on the bus. Better than in other cities. We were there during the week and it...More

Thank 542bernadettew
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Wonderful way to learn about Oxford History.

I really enjoyed this tour and learnt a lot about Oxford. Didn't realize there were so many universities. The tour guide was fantastic and knew his stuff.

Thank Jedlynny
Reviewed 18 May 2018
Expensive if you are in oxford for a short time

£30.00 for two of us....we arrived in oxford at 2 pm and as we struggle to walk too far went on this bus. It lasted more than an hour as we got stuck in traffic! Not enough information through the headphones for me. We are...More

Thank joanie2222
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