This Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus Tour, operated by Philadelphia Trolley Works, is one of the best ways to get to know the city when you first arrive.

Take a Big Bus Philadelphia Tour with a Go Philadelphia pass

  • Pay nothing at the gate – simply scan your digital pass
  • The pass includes a 24-hour ticket for the Blue Route tour
  • There will be 25+ stops where you can hop on and off at
  • Includes live commentary from a Philly local 
  • Your Go Philadelphia pass also gives you free entry to other popular attractions at one low discount price. Don't forget to check them out too

Each double-decker bus tour is narrated by a fully-trained, friendly Philly guide, so you’ll learn all about the city’s history, culture, dining spots and, of course, where to get the most authentic Philly cheesesteak.

Hours of Operation

Summer Hours
Sunday - Friday 9:30AM - 5:30PM
Saturday 9:30AM - 6:00PM.
Fall & Spring Hours
Daily 9:30AM to 5:00PM.
Winter Hours
Daily 10:00AM to 4:00PM.

Closings & Holidays

Closed Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

Know before you go

Getting In: There's no need for individual Big Bus Hop-On Hop-Off Philadelphia Tour tickets, admission is included with your Go Philadelphia pass along with the other popular attractions listed.

How to redeem your One day Philadelphia Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus tickets

After you’ve made your purchase, you’ll be emailed your Go Philadelphia pass which you may either print off or download via our app.

Proceed to any one of the 25+ included stops along the Blue tour route and there you may redeem your Go Philadelphia Pass for a 1 day Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus ticket.

Please Note:

Large groups are encouraged to redeem their Philadelphia Pass for a Big Bus ticket at either Stop 1 at 5th Street and Market Street (directly outside the Independence Visitor Center) or the Big Bus Kiosk located in the Independence Visitor Center 1 N Independence Mall West Philadelphia PA 19106 (Across from the Liberty Bell, 6th and Market Street).

Getting there

Big Bus Philadelphia - Hop-on Hop-off Tours

US, PA, Philadelphia, 19106, 501 Market Street


501 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
United States