Dublin: City Sightseeing Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

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75 reviews

Dublin: City Sightseeing Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

From $34.03 per person

Discover the very best of Dublin with an unlimited 24 or 48 hour hop-on hop-off bus tour. See all the famous landmarks of the city, including the The Ha’penny Bridge, Phoenix Park, Guinness Storehouse and much more.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Vouchers must be exchanged for tickets.
Valid 1 - 2 days
from first activation
Instant confirmation
Optional audio guide
Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy an unlimited hop-on hop-off bus tour of Dublin for 24 or 48 hours
  • Learn more about all the landmarks with multilingual audio tour commentary
  • Admire the views of the River Liffey and Phoenix Park from an open top bus
Full description
Explore Dublin at your own pace on a sightseeing bus. See all of the sights of the city with unlimited hop-on hop-off for either 24 or 48 hours. Learn about the history and heritage of Dublin from on-board audio commentary provided in 8 languages: English, Spanish, German, Italian, French, Portuguese, Chinese, and Polish. During the summer months, the tour will be conducted by a live English-speaking guide on every other bus. You’ll get a chance to hop-off at the world-famous Guinness Storehouse to discover the origins of one of the world’s most famous beverages. For a touch of sophistication, head over to the Irish Museum of Modern Art, where you’ll experience a staggering collection of art work. You can remain on the bus for a full loop, enjoying the 360 degree views from the open-top deck of sights such as Phoenix Park and the River Liffey.  The tour operates all year round (except on Christmas Day), and runs daily. The tour operates from 11 AM-4 PM, with departures every 30-60 minutes, beginning at College Green, but passengers can hop on to the tour at any bus stop along the route. Dublin City Route stops: • Irish Whiskey Museum • Dublin Castle • Christchurch Cathedral • St Patrick’s Cathedral • The Dublin Liberties Distillery • Guinness Storehouse • Pearse Lyons Distillery • Irish Museum of Modern Art • Kilmainham Gaol • Heuston Station • Phoenix Park • Parkgate Street • Collins Barracks • Smithfield Square • Temple Bar • The Writers’ Museum • O’Connell Street • The GPO • EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum • The Convention Centre Dublin • U2 Studios • Ballsbridge  • RDS Main Hall  • Simmonscourt  • Morehampton Road  • Leeson Street Upper • Merrion Square • Merrion Street • St Stephen’s Green • Dawson Street
Includes
  • Unlimited hop-on hop-off bus tour for 24 or 48 hours
  • 10% discount at Irish Whiskey Museum
  • 10% discount at Irish Day Tours
  • 10% discount at Lazy Bike Tours
  • Live commentary in English or multilingual audio commentary
  • Gratuities
  • Food and Drink
  • Entry to attractions
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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Meeting point

Stop 1 is located at the Irish Whiskey Museum, however customers can hop on and off at any of the stops along the route.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Smoking

Know before you go

  •  With your voucher, enjoy flexible access for up to 12 months from the travel date you select at check-out
  • Live commentary is provided in English on every other bus during the summer months.
  • For buses without a live guide, audio commentary is provided in 8 languages (English, Spanish, German, Italian, French, Portuguese, Chinese, and Polish)
  • The tour runs every 20-30 minutes, however, this is subject to change depending on the time of day; please check locally for the latest timetable
Customer reviews

Overall rating

3.5 / 5

based on 75 reviews

Review summary

  • Transportation
    3.0/5
  • Value for money
    3.5/5
  • Safety
    4.3/5
  • Service
    4.2/5
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I chose the red Hop on Bus because mobile vouchers were accepted. The green Hop on Bus did not accept mobile vouchers. There were at least two green buses to every red bus that came to a bus stop. Wait time was 20-30 minutes. I purchased a two day pass in order to get around Dublin. Had to eventually pay for a taxi anyway. An hour plus ride from the first stop to the half way point where our lodging was located. Another hour through to the end of the tour.

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October 4, 2019

A nice trip if you want to see the city in its entirety

The ride is nice, the guide is complete and it is easy to understand. The headphones, however, are disposable and many do not work or work only partially (one in two headphones). The meeting with the bus, then, is on the main road not on the street indicated on the ticket (that is the office)

October 3, 2019

Yes, it was okay. Very friendly bus drivers.

February 19, 2020

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