Your Go Chicago pass includes

  • One day bus pass
  • 14 stops around the city where you can hop on or off
  • Informative audio guide along the way

Hours of Operation

May - October
Daily - 9:00 am-5:00 pm.
Bus frequency about every 15-20 minutes. Last tour begins at 5:00 pm.

November - December/March - April
Daily - 9:00 am – 4:00 pm.
Bus frequency every 30-45 minutes. Last tour begins at 4:00 pm.

January - February
Daily - 10:00 am – 4:00 pm.
Bus frequency every 60 minutes. Last tour begins at 4:00 pm

Closings & Holidays

Open 362 days-a-year. Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, and the day of the Chicago Marathon., Service may occasionally be disrupted due to severe weather, major city events, or festivals, outside of the control of Smart Destinations or Big Bus.

Know before you go

Ticket pick-up is available from 9AM - 3PM. Your Big Bus ticket starts at time of redemption. Once redeemed, you will need to show only your Big Bus ticket to the driver when boarding a Big Bus. Please note, you may redeem your pass for a Big Bus ticket only once per life of card.

Your pass is valid for a 1-Day Hop-On Hop-Off ticket. As a Special Offer, upgrade to a Night Tour for only $10 for adult and $5 for child! Upgrade to a 2nd day for only $10 for adult and $5 for child! Upgrade fee is payable directly to Big Bus at the time of redemption.

Big Bus Chicago Tour

Getting there

Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus Chicago: 1-Day Classic Tour

US, IL, Chicago, 60601, 98 E Upper Wacker Drive Chicago, IL Chicago River Walk (Stop #1)

Address

98 E Upper Wacker Drive Chicago, IL Chicago River Walk (Stop #1)
Chicago, IL 60601
United States