Big Bus New York Explore Package
Tours operate 364 days a year. No tours on December 31st.
The first bus from the Downtown Loop starts at 9:30am from Stop #1 and last bus at 4:30pm.
The Uptown Loop starts at 10:00am from Stop #11 (Times Square North) and last bus at 4:00pm.
Times are subject to change. Delays possible due to heavy traffic.
Duration of tours:
Downtown Loop - 2 hours
Uptown Loop - 2 1/2 hours
Reservations are NOT needed or accepted. Tickets can be used on any operating day within 6 months of the purchase date. Vouchers not accepted on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve.
Number of Stops:
Big Bus New York tour routes: Downtown Loop - Red Route: 1.
M& M World-7th Ave & W. 48th St. (Outside M & M World) 2.
Times Square East- W42nd St & Broadway (in front of the Knickerbocker Hotel) 3.
Empire State Bldg/Koreatown- 5th Avenue & 32nd St (in front of CVS Pharmacy) 4.
Flatiron District - 5th Ave & 23rd St (in front of Eisenbergs Sandwich Shop) 5.
SoHo-Broadway & Spring St (in front of Nike Store) 6.
Chinatown /Little Italy- 100 Lafayette St. (near the corner of Walker Street) 7.
Brooklyn Bridge- Park Row & Beekman (across from 33 Park Row) 8.
Wall Street/Charging Bull - Broadway & Wall St. (southwest corner near Rector St) 9.
Statue of Liberty/Battery Park - State St and Pearl St (in front of the 1 train subway entrance) 10.
Circle Line Sightseeing- 42nd St & 12th Ave (in front of the Lucky Strike Bowling alley) Uptown Loop - Blue Route: 11.
Times Square North -7th Ave & W 50th St. (inside front of Majectic Deli) 2.
Times Square East- W42nd St & Broadway (in front of the Knickerbocker Hotel) 12.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art - 5th Ave & E 83rd St. (outside the museum near 83rd St) ) 13.
Central Park Zoo - 5th Ave & E 66th St (opposite 845 5th Ave) 14.
Columbus Circle - Central Park & Columbus Circle (southwest corner of Central Park, next to Maine Monument)
Redeem vouchers at the start of the tour (M&M World Stop -7th Ave & 48th St) or at Welcome Center inside Madame Tussauds 234 W 42nd St, New York, NY 10036 / Open Daily from 8am to 5pm.
7th Ave & 48th St.
Child Ticket: Ages 3 to 12 yrs. Children under 3 ride Free.
+ Reservations are not required. Seats are first come, first served. Allow extra time for getting around, as New York can be very congested.
+ Discounts are available for groups of 20 or more. For more information on group sales, please call Robin Beede at 305-304-7451.
+ ADA recommendations & accessibility: All buses are ADA compliant.
+ Passes are valid for 2 consecutive days. + The tour guide on the bus will announce each stop by number and location. Please refer to the map that comes with your eTicket to plan which stops you would like to hop-off.
+ Tickets MUST be kept in a safe place; if a ticket is lost a replacement cannot be reissued.
+ The company reserves the right to deviate from the route of a service where reasonably prudent to do so in the light of circumstances beyond the company's control.