London Passes & Tickets

All of London with just one pass!

Enjoy fantastic views from the open-top deck of our buses, hop-on and hop-off as often as you wish and discover London at your own pace. Compare passes, find the one that best fits your itinerary and save time by buying online.

24, 48 & 72 HOUR BUS PASS

Bus tours with The Original Tour give you 360 views of London from our open top buses and unlimited hop-on, hop-off access to our 7 routes. Our sightseeing routes are the Yellow route, passing London’s main attractions, the Blue route, which takes you past London’s iconic shopping district and museums. The Green route loops around central London and the Orange, Purple and Black routes act as a shuttle service connecting the main train stations and hotel districts with The Original Tour departure points for the Yellow and Blue routes.  

All tickets include:

  • Unlimited hop-on hop-off 7 routes (6 sightseeing routes: Yellow (T1 and T2), Blue, Orange, Red and Pink and 1 hotel connector routes: Purple)

  • More than 100 stops across central London

  • Complimentary hop-on, hop-off Thames river cruise for the duration of the 24 hour bus ticket 

  • 3 walking tours (Changing of the Guard, Jack the Ripper and Rock ‘n’ Roll)

  • Yellow Route: Live guides and recorded commentaries in 11 languages on alternate buses

  • Exclusive Kids’ Club with specially designed children’s commentary, free fun pack and quiz book

  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on-board buses    

  • Free Mobile App! 

Download the Extrapolitan App from Google Play        Download the Extrapolitan App from the App Store

24 HOUR PASS & LONDON EYE 

The Original Tour tickets with reduced entry to the London Eye, we can help you save money on discovering the city from the ground and the sky. London Eye ticket allows you to experience, at eye-level, the full glory of the “Big Ben” towering above the Houses of Parliament; behold the majesty of Buckingham Palace from afar; and watch London’s inhabitants carry on with their everyday lives from high above. Your 30-minute flight also includes an interactive guide, powered by Samsung Galaxy Tab, as well as entry into the London Eye 4D Experience: a multi-sensory journey that brings London to life through a spectacular range of awe-inspiring special effects and animations.  

All tickets include:

  • All standard bus inclusions

  • Entrance to The London Eye 

Voucher redemption:

At redemption clients receive a ticket to hop-on hop-off the bus and a voucher for the London Eye. From the time of validation the London Eye voucher will be valid for use within 30 days and it must be redeemed at the London Eye ticket office.  

 

24 HOUR PASS & TOWER OF LONDON

Combine your Original Tour bus ticket with a ticket to The Tower of London and you will be able to admire the priceless Crown Jewels, wonder in awe at the famous White Tower. Enter the opulent world of medieval kings and queens, read graffiti left by prisoners over 500 years ago and learn about the Royal Beasts that once called the Tower their home. Hop off the Yellow Route to visit this powerful and enduring fortress which has played many roles over the centuries including a royal palace, an armoury and even housed a zoo!  

All tickets include:

  • All standard bus inclusions

  • Skip the line entrance to the Tower of London 

Voucher redemption:

At redemption clients receive a ticket to hop-on hop-off the bus and a skip the line ticket to The Tower of London. From the time of validation The Tower of London ticket will be valid for use within 7 days.

 

24 HOUR PASS & MADAME TUSSAUDS

Combine your Original Tour bus ticket with a Madame Tussauds ticket to get a package discount. We can help you get up close up and personal with your favourite famous faces for less. With over 300 life-like wax figures, Madame Tussauds is the only place where you can see David Beckham, Her Majesty the Queen and One Direction under the same roof, brush shoulders with A-listers and take selfies with the royal family. ‘Spirit of London’ allows you to live and breathe the capital’s rich and varied history; the Marvel Super Heroes 4D movie experience puts you in the thick of an action plot involving the Hulk, Iron Man and Spider Man; the Star Wars experience brings you face-to-face with heroes and villains from a galaxy far, far away.  

All tickets include:

  • All standard bus inclusions

  • Standard entry to Madame Tussauds Museum 

Voucher redemption:

At redemption clients receive a ticket to hop-on hop-off the bus and a voucher for Madame Tussauds. Madame Tussauds’ voucher is valid 30 days from date of redemption on the bus and must be redeemed at gate 4. 

 

FREE THAMES RIVER PASS

  • The 24 Hour Pass includes a free hop-on hop-off River Cruise Pass between Westminster (Big Ben) and Tower of London Piers

  • The 48 Hour Pass includes an extended River Cruise Pass with validity between Westminster Pier – Tower Pier – Greenwich Pier

  • Cruises depart every 30-40 minutes between 10.00 am & 4.00 pm

  • The majority of cruises are operated using modern, wheelchair-accessible, all-weather boats with panoramic windows and open-air deck areas

  • Recorded commentary is generally available in English, French, German, Spanish, Mandarin and Japanese

 

FREE WALKING TOURS

CHANGING OF THE GUARD WALK:

  • See Buckingham Palace, St James’s Palace and the regiments that guard them in this exciting walk as you march alongside the guards at Buckingham Palace

  • Pass valid 48 hours Departs daily 10am from The Original London Visitor Centre

  • Important Information: On non-guard change days walks go to Buckingham Palace and St James’s Palace where you can take photos of sentry boxes and to Horseguards Parade for the changing of the Horseguard. The Guard Change at Buckingham Palace does not take place if it is raining.

 

ROCK ‘N’ ROLL WALK:

  • A 90 minute walk through the heart of the capital’s rocking heritage: The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, David Bowie and The Sex Pistols - “it’s only Rock ‘n’ Roll, but I like it!”

  • Departs daily 1pm from The Original London Visitor Centre

 

JACK THE RIPPER WALK:

  • Walk in the footsteps of the world’s most infamous serial killer as we reveal his murderous tale from the dark streets of Whitechapel in 1888

  • Departs daily at 4pm from The Original Tour stop at the Tower of London on Tower Hill

  • Please note that the Jack the Ripper walk will finish at Aldgate East tube station and not at one of our bus stops

  • Note: All tours take approximately 90 minutes. We advise customers to arrive 10 minutes early.

 

Important Information

  • Visitor Centre address: The Original Tour London,  17-19 Cockspur Street, Trafalgar Square, SWIY 5BL.