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Big Bus Vienna Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

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Discover the sights of Vienna aboard a double-decker Big Bus as you admire 360-degree views of top attractions and listen to entertaining audio commentary. Use a ticket that’s valid for one, two or three days on two different routes, and hop on and off at any of the 22 stops around the elegant city. Premium and Deluxe tickets include a 90-min guided walking tour as well as the Hundertwasser Tour (Green Route), a unique cabriolet minibus tour to Hundertwasserhaus, the famous expressionist apartment building designed by artist Friedensreich Hundertwasser.
  • Create a personalized itinerary on a Big Bus hop-on hop-off tour 
  • Opt for a convenient and cost-effective sightseeing experience 
  • Choose from three ticket options, depending on vacation time and budget 
  • Tick off more Vienna highlights in less time
What to Expect
Your Big Bus sightseeing pass is valid for a period of either one, two, or three days from your first use. Climb aboard a distinctive double-decker Big Bus at one of 25 stops scattered throughout Vienna. Once on board, choose between remaining on the bus for an entire loop or hop off whenever an attraction captures your attention. The red route covers Vienna landmarks in the Historic Center of Vienna, including Votivkirche (Votive Church), Vienna State Opera (Wiener Staatsoper), and Mozarthaus Vienna. The blue route transports you to Schonbrunn Palace (Schloss Schonbrunn) and Tiergarten Schönbrunn, one of the oldest zoos on the planet. Recorded Commentary Languages available in: English, French, German, Italian,Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese, Arabic,Korean, Turkish,Hindi, Hebrew, Russian  
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Important Information
Departure Point
You may start this tour at any of the stops listed.
Departure Time
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1h 25m
Return Details
You may disembark at any of the available stops.
  • 1, 2 or 3-day Hop-on Hop-off tour on two routes
  • Audio commentary available in 13 languages
  • Free WiFi on board
  • Walking tour included with Premium & Deluxe tickets (please check the additional information)
  • Hundertwasser tour included with Premium & Deluxe ticket
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Redeem your voucher at any of the designated Big Bus stops
  • River Cruise departures may vary due to heavy rain, high- water or other circumstances – Please ask a Big Bus Staff member for detailed info.
  • Walking tour start from "Opera" at 11:30 in English. Additionally every Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 13:30 in German.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Hop on hop of buses make visiting attractions so much easier. Good information, reasonable cost and a bus arrives every 15 to 30 mins.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank runawaysuzie
BigBusToursVienna, Manager at Big Bus Vienna, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear runawaysuzie! Thank you for your rating, and kind words! We are glad, you were satisfied with our services. Indeed Big Bus Tours is a great possibility for people to explore the most important things of the city easier! regards Big Bus Vienna

Reviewed 2 days ago

Great tour but very uncomfortable seats. The information along was ok, but I got a little tired of the music in between spots

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank lineeg2018
BigBusToursVienna, Manager at Big Bus Vienna, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear lineeg2018! Thanks a lot for taking time to share your thoughts and thank you for your feedback. We are glad Big Bus Vienna worked out overall well for you. regards Big Bus Vienna

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We bought a 2-day pass for 35 Euros per person. The narration on the bus was excellent and we rode both the red route and the blue one. Our tickets included a walking tour of parts of the Old Town and our guide Siegfried Jany...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Larry W
BigBusToursVienna, Manager at Big Bus Vienna, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Larry W! A BIG thank you for sharing your experience you had on our walking tour in Vienna, especially with our Tour Guide Siggy. It is good to see that you found the tour entertaining, interesting and fun! We will pass on your compliment...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The routes that the Big Bus offers in Vienna are just perfect. We were lucky to meet Zsolt as the salesperson at the Hauptbahnhof (Main Train Station) bus stop. He was very friendly and also helped us find tickets for the opera. Zsolt definitely went...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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BigBusToursVienna, Manager at Big Bus Vienna, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear lili_borrero! Thank you so much for the full points and the lovely feedback about us and especially about Zsolt. We are glad to have colleagues like him in our team and will make sure to pass on the praise to him! We would be...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy and quick to get on and off. Took us to all the most popular sites. Free headphones was such a nice bonus!

Date of experience: July 2019
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BigBusToursVienna, Manager at Big Bus Vienna, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Travellovingfamof5! Many thanks for your short but kind feedback on your experience with us. We are happy to hear that you did enjoy your time in Vienna supported by Big Bus Vienna. regards Big Bus Vienna

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Adnan A
19 July 2019|
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Response from summerfz | Reviewed this property |
The Vienna tour is limited to Vienna. You will have to buy a separate one for Budapest. We used both days in Vienna.
Jacqueline L
15 July 2019|
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Response from Georgina S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we got our tickets from our hotel but as people are saying there are a lot of staff at the bus stops who will sort you out.
15 July 2019|
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Response from wldtravels | Reviewed this property |
The first routes typically began running between 9am and 9:15am, but each route varied. Also, keep in mind this was when the bus left the first stop. Since some of these routes can take over 1 hour to complete, you need to... More
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