Experience Washington DC at your own pace with a Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus Washington DC 1-Day Patriot Tour Ticket.

Take the Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus with a Go Washington DC

  • Pay nothing at the desk – simply scan your digital pass
  • Includes a full-day hop-on hop-off Washington DC bus ticket
  • Enjoy the live English-speaking guide and pre-recorded commentary in eight languages
  • See the White House, the Lincoln Memorial, and more
  • Your Go Washington DC pass also gives you entry to other popular attractions

It’s one of the best ways to get to know the capital as you’ll see all of the top sights around the National Mall – and you can hop-on or off to get a closer look at all those iconic building and monuments.

Hours of Operation

Daily: 9AM - 5PM.
See Big Bus DC website for extended seasonal hours.

Closings & Holidays

Service may occasionally be disrupted due to severe weather, major city events, or festivals outside of the control of Leisure Pass Group or Big Bus.

Know before you go

Getting In: Easy Boarding! Present your pass at any Big Bus kiosk at Union Station, 50 Massachusetts Avenue. The Big Bus representative will give you your Big Bus ticket. Ticket pick-up is available from 9:00am –4:00pm (fall/winter) and 9:00am –5:00pm (spring/summer). Your Big Bus ticket is valid for one day, regardless of the time of redemption; it is best to start early. Please note, you may redeem your pass for a Big Bus ticket only once per life of the pass. The Classic Patriot Tour includes the Red Big Bus Loop. See the Big Bus website for a map of the route and nearby attractions.

Popular stops along the way include:

  • US Capitol & Botanic Garden
  • Air & Space Museum
  • Washington Monument West
  • Jefferson Memorial
  • Newseum
  • White House
  • and more!

Please Note: Live commentary is provided in English by a Big Bus tour guide. Multi-lingual recorded tours available; ask your bus driver. Factors such as traffic or weather can lengthen the amount of time between each stop so please plan accordingly.

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Getting there

Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus

US, DC, Washington DC, 20002, Union Station, 50 Massachusetts Ave NE


Union Station
50 Massachusetts Ave NE
Washington DC, DC 20002
United States