Welcome to Big Bus San Francisco

  • See all of San Francisco’s top attractions
  • Largest fleet of open-top buses in the city
  • Hop-on, hop-off to explore at your own pace
  • Live English commentary by entertaining guides
  • Recorded commentary in 10 languages
  • E-tickets sent straight to your smartphone
  • Free walking tours
  • Free voucher for Players Arcade and Grill
  • Free 1 hour bike rental (with 1 hour purchase)
  • Free Sausalito Tour with 48 & 72 hour tickets
  • Free Night Tour with 48 & 72 hour tickets

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See all the great San Francisco attractions from the comfort of our open-top buses. Our hop-on, hop-off service is the best way to explore the city’s top landmarks, with entertaining live commentary guiding you throughout your journey.

Sit back and relax on our Day Tour of San Francisco, where you can hop-off to visit all the great sights, including the Golden Gate Bridge, Chinatown and Pier 39. Take our Night Tour, which showcases the city’s illuminated skyline. Starting from Fisherman’s Wharf, you’ll make your way through the city to the Bay Bridge, where you can take in the stunning sights from Treasure Island.

We have several tickets and combos available to suit every budget and taste to ensure you make the most of your trip to San Francisco. Our Dynamite ticket gives you 48 hour access to our hop-on, hop-off buses, as well as great inclusions, such as the Sausalito Tour. Don’t miss our unbeatable Alcatraz Combo, which gives you 48 hour access to our bus tours, plus entrance to the most famous prison in America.

See the best of San Francisco with Big Bus Tours

Hop-on, Hop-off

Explore the sights of San Francisco at leisure with over 20 stops to choose from

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Sausalito Tour

Discover distinct boutiques, a variety of restaurants and cafes and unique art galleries About the Sausalito tour >

Night Tour

The 2 hour Night Tour provides views of the Golden Gate Bridge, Bay Lights and skyline About the night tour >

Book top San Francisco attractions with your Big Bus Tour

                                Red & White fleet - Bay Cruise
    Red & White fleet - Bay Cruise
    San Francisco’s original bay cruise adventure - sailing since 1939 Book Now >
                                California Academy of Science
    California Academy of Science
    One of the largest museums of natural history all under one living roof Book Now >
  • Aquarium of the Bay
    Aquarium of the Bay
    Learn about the sea life through daily naturalist-led animal feedings and interactions Book Now >
    An experimental museum with more than 600 interactive art and science exhibits Book Now >
                                Madame Tussauds
    Madame Tussauds
    Photograph and pose with your favorite A-listers, international pop icons and sports legends Book Now >
                                7D Experience Combo
    7D Experience Combo
    Enjoy the thrilling DarkRide virtual rollercoaster and try your luck at the LaZer Challenge Book Now >
                                The San Francisco Dungeon
    The San Francisco Dungeon
    The dungeon brings to life authentic tales of the Bay area's dark history Book Now >
  • Madame Tussauds + San Francisco Dungeon Combo
    Madame Tussauds + San Francisco Dungeon Combo
    San Francisco Dungeon and Madame Tussauds Combo Ticket Book Now >

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