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Tours Cancelled July 4th
Big Bus Tours will be cancelled on July 4th due to road closures and events in the city. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Service Alert – Fairmount Park Loop
Until further notice, the Fairmount Park Loop (marked in red on the map) servicing Stops 13 and 14 will not be operating.
Schedule Update – 4/15/22
Starting today, 4/15/22, Big Bus operating hours will be 9:30AM-5PM daily. Monday-Friday - Tours depart every 30 minutes Saturday-Sunday - Tours depart every 25 minutes.
Temporary Stop Re locations #17 & #22
Until further notice: Stop #17 for the Franklin Institute is temporarily re-located to the NW corner of 20th & Race Sts. & Stop #22 for South St is temporarily re-located to 2nd & Pine Sts at the Headhouse.
Service Alert
In an effort to maintain a high level of service and frequent departures as we recover from the COVID-19 Pandemic, Big Bus Tours and CitySightseeing Philadelphia have temporarily arranged to operate Hop-on Hop-off tours in conjunction. Any Big Bus/Philadelphia Trolley Works Hop-on Hop-off customers will be permitted to board CitySightseeing tour buses at any stop.…
Philly By Night Returning April 21st!
Philly By Night Tours will be returning starting Thursday, April 21st. Night tours will operate Thursday-Sunday until Saturday, October 29th. Tours depart at 8PM from 12th and Filbert Streets.
Private Philly By Night Tours Available All Year!
Public Philly By Night Tours are done for the season, but Private tours are available year round. Please call 215-389-8687 for more information.
Stop 7 Alert
Due to construction the tour sign and pole have been removed at Stop 7. However, we are still picking up passengers on JFK Boulevard at 16th Street.
Carriage Rides Available Now!
Horse & Carriage Rides throughout Old City & Society Hill are available daily, weather permitting. Carriages depart 6th & Market Sts. For more information call 215-923-8516. Safety precautions are in place.
2019 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 7 Years in a Row!
Big Bus Philadelphia is proud to announce that we have won the Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence for 2019. That makes it 7 years in a row! Help us make it 8 years by visiting Philadelphia in 2020 and riding Big Bus tours, the best bus tour in town! Thank you for all the great…
Haunted Carriage Tours
Now offering Haunted Carriage Tours. Choose a private horse drawn carriage or join in a group wagon tour. Let our costumed guides show you the spooky side of Colonial Philadelphia. Reservations Required. For more information call 215-923-8516.
Stop 1 Relocates To SW Corner of 6th and Market Streets
Due to construction, we are temporarily relocating to the southwest corner of 6th and market.  Once this is resolved, our bus tours will be operating from the NE corner of 5th and Market Streets. We apologize for the inconvenience.