Big Bus: Sydney & Bondi Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus

$ 41.86 / AED 153.63 per person


  • The Sydney Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus allows you to plan you own perfect Sydney sightseeing itinerary
  • Choose from three ticket options with up to 2 days validity and explore the city at your pace
  • See the best of the city including Sydney Opera House, Bondi Beach, Sydney Tower Eye and more!
  • Deluxe Ticket offers bonus Harbour cruise and choice of entry to Tower Eye or Madame Tussauds
  • Relax on the open-top bus and enjoy the wonderful views of the Sydney attractions
  • Enjoy the tour with an audio commentary guide in 8 languages.
  • Enjoy FREE WiFi on all buses
  • Upgrade your tour to Premium or Deluxe to enjoy a complimentary Rocks Walking Tour!

Activity Schedule

Hop-On, Hop-Off: Buses depart between 8:30am and 5pm, every 30 minutes

Cruise: 10:50am, 11:40am, 12:40pm, 1:40pm, 2:55pm or 4pm (timetable on bus)

Sydney Tower Eye/Madame Tussauds: Check attraction website for exact hours

Rocks Walking Tour: 11am

Since this is an outdoor activity, the schedules might just change sometimes. Check the frequency and bus operating hours on the day of your tour just to be safe.


The Big Bus Sydney and Bondi Beach hop-on, hop-off tour allows you to see the very best of this remarkable city – choose what you want to see and how long you wish to see it for. Built around the world's most beautiful Harbour with towering skyscrapers, iconic buildings and monuments. All the main attractions of Sydney are covered by two routes and over 23 stops.

Enjoy views of the city’s remarkable skyscrapers, legendary buildings and monuments and gorgeous harbor on WiFi enabled open-top double-decker buses while listening to the multi-lingual audio commentary onboard offered in 8 languages.

You have three ticket options to choose from –

  • Classic Ticket: Valid for 1 day; includes 2 routes
  • Premium Ticket: Valid for 2 consecutive days; includes 2 routes and complimentary Rocks Walking Tour
  • Deluxe Ticket: Valid for 2 consecutive days; includes 2 routes, Harbour Cruise & Entry to Tower Eye or Madame Tussauds and complimentary Rocks Walking Tour

The two hop-on, hop-off routes cover all the major highlights in Sydney. Some of the major Sydney attractions covered are:

  • St. Mary's Cathedral
  • Bondi Beach
  • Hyde Park Barracks
  • Australian Museum
  • Sydney Opera House
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge
  • Royal Botanical Gardens
  • Sydney Tower
  • Darling Harbour

Download the tour route map

Captain Cook Harbour Cruise

Enjoy a scenic 60 minutes cruise on Sydney Harbour with Captain Cook Harbour Cruises. Take in the gorgeous views of the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge as you relax on the cruise while listening to live-onboard guides.

Choice of Attraction Ticket: Sydney Tower Eye or Madame Tussauds

Witness 360 degree views of the city on your complimentary visit to the Observation Deck of Sydney’s tallest building - Sydney Tower Eye or choose to visit the famous Madame Tussauds Sydney and see the famous celebrity waxworks. You can ask Big Bus Tours staff member for your preferred attraction when you redeem your ticket. Attraction tickets are valid for 1 day.

Rocks Walking Tour

That's not all! Upgrade your tour to Premium or Deluxe and enjoy a complimentary Rocks Walking Tour. In this 90 minutes walking tour, stroll along the cobbled and bricked lanes and alleys, pass by historic, traditional, modern and contemporary cafes and pubs. Hear the tales of past and present Sydney in English from our expert guide.


1 or 2 days Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Ticket (as per option chosen) 1-hour Captain Cook Harbour Cruise (with Deluxe Ticket) Sydney Tower Eye or Madame Tussauds Entry (with Deluxe Ticket) Rocks Walking Tour (with Premium and Deluxe Tickets) Pre-recorded commentary in 8 languages (Spanish, German, English, French, Mandarin Chinese, Korean, Japanese & Italian) Free WiFi on all buses



Customer reviews

Parfait pour découvrir Sydney, la visite guidée est intéressante et cela vaut le coup de prendre le pack premium avec Sydney Eye Tower et la croisière dans le port

France, 11/Aug/2019

This service is really good value and relatively cheap compared to the taxis to get around. Would not have gone to half of the places had it not been for this service...brilliant!

United Kingdom, 05/Jun/2019

Easy to book online, clean and efficient buses, great way to explore Sydney!!

Canada, 01/Jun/2019

Good experience

Good trip...

New Zealand, 02/Apr/2018

An excellent wat to see Sydney in a short time

Although we had a few problems with the audio system ,they didn't detract fro the overall experience. All in all an excellent experience...

Australia, 27/Jan/2018

It proved to be the best way of exploring the city and surrounds

It was a late decision to take this option but it almost certainly was one of the best decisions we made. The driver was very informative and numerous with it...

United Kingdom, 02/May/2018

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