Big Bus Company

 
 
ADDRESS
48 Buckingham Palace Road, Victoria, London SW1W 0RN 
 
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OPENING TIMES
8:30am-5pm | Closed Dec 25-26 & Jan 1
 

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Big Bus CompanyThe Big Bus Company tour takes you to all of London's famous landmarks and reveals the capital's colourful 2,000-year history. The tour offers you a choice of a recorded commentary or a live commentary delivered by entertaining guides. Highlights includes the Tower of London, St. Paul's Cathedral, The London Eye, Buckingham Palace, Tower Bridge, Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly Circus, Westminster Abbey, Downing Street and Horse Guards Parade. The hop-on, hop-off facility will enable you to get on and off the bus at many places of interest and the 24-hour ticket will give you plenty of time to explore London's popular attractions. The sightseeing tour of London also includes a free cruise on the river Thames and three guided walking tours, plus Big Bus Reward Vouchers which offer a range of discounts at attractions, shops and restaurants. The Big Bus Sightseeing Tour is a safe and relaxed way to experience this great city, the perfect introduction to London and a fun day out for all. Bookings and Further Information

 

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Opening and closing times for Big Bus Company

Today (Sunday) Big Bus Company closes at 16.30

Monday:

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16.30
 
 

Tuesday:

8.30
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16.30
 
 

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16.30
 
 

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LondonTown.com - Big Bus Company Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Victoria Tube Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Hyde Park Corner Tube Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Victoria Railway Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
22 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Semley Place NCP
 
8 minutes walk
 
Pimlico Masterpark
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Big Bus Company on LondonTown.com

 
London's Best Events 2014

Plan the perfect year in London with our pick of the capital's best events in 2014. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
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Hotels near Big Bus Company

Near Big Bus Company
The Goring Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £150  23% off
Beeston Place, SW1W | 1 minute from Big Bus Company
A trip back into a quieter, more civil age, the Goring hotel is still in the hands of the family who have run it since 1910, ... More
 
 
 
41 Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £282  29% off
41 Buckingham Palace Road, SW1W | 2 minutes from Big Bus Company
The tenth best hotel in Europe (according to New Yorker's tourist Bible 'Travel and Leisure') is so close to Buckingham Palace you can almost hear the ... More
 
 
 
The Grosvenor Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £85  23% off
101 Buckingham Palace Road, SW1W | 2 minutes from Big Bus Company
With well appointed bedrooms including suites, the Grosvenor hotel offers a traditional atmosphere with friendly, attentive service. A multi-million pound refurbishment has recently restored this hotel ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Big Bus Company

Big Bus Company gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Argonauts
London > Leisure > Extreme Sports
Queen Mother Sports Centre, Vauxhall Bridge Road, Victoria, London SW1V | 6 minutes from Big Bus Company
This friendly, professional diving club based in Central London has been running for 30 years, and is now based at the Queen Mother Sports centre which ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Urban Retreat at Harrods
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
5th Floor, Harrods, Westminster, London SW1X | 6 minutes from Big Bus Company
Surely one of the most desirable places to spoil yourself rotten - the Urban Retreat flagship spa sits ever so prettily on the top floor of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Green Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Piccadilly, St James's, London W1J | 10 minutes from Big Bus Company
Although many of the parks in London are officially owned by the sovereign, it is the four central London parks (one of which is Green Park) ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Big Bus Company

Near Big Bus Company
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wicked
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 1st August 2010 to 1st November 2014 - Various Times
Apollo Victoria Theatre, 17 Wilton Road, Victoria, London SW1V | 2 minutes from Big Bus Company
'The Untold Story of the Witches of Oz' introduces us to some very familiar characters, years before they met Dorothy. One of them is a clever, ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Billy Elliot
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 22nd March 2005 to 21st June 2014
Victoria Palace Theatre, Victoria Street, Victoria, London SW1E | 2 minutes from Big Bus Company
Winner of BBC Radio 2 Audience Olivier Award 2013. This tale of a boy from a mining community who wants to become a dancer is even ...More
 
 
 
Today Only
Peter Stevens
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 20th April 2014 - 4.45pm
Westminster Cathedral, 42 Francis Street, SW1P | 6 minutes from Big Bus Company
The organist performs a selection of classical pieces....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Big Bus Company

Near Big Bus Company
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Victoria Palace Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Victoria Street, Victoria, London SW1E | 2 minutes from Big Bus Company
The exterior of the Victoria Palace is among the most impressive of any theatre in London. Before the advent of air travel, the giant arch, dome ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St James Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
12 Palace Street, Westminster, London SW1E | 3 minutes from Big Bus Company
Billed by its operators as 'the first newly built central London theatre in 30 years', St James Theatre opens to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Boisdale Jazz & Cigar Club
London > Entertainment > Jazz Clubs
15 Eccleston Street, Belgravia, Victoria, London SW1W | 4 minutes from Big Bus Company
A tartan clad jazz, cigar and supper club, Boisdale of Belgravia has an the old fashioned charm of a gentlemen's club. Situated in an elegant Regency ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Big Bus Company

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Big Bus Company
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St Peter's Church, Eaton Square
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
119 Eaton Square, Belgravia, London SW1W | 4 minutes from Big Bus Company
St Peter's was built by Hakewill in 1827 and later enlarged by Blomfield in 1875. Rebuilt and opened in 1992, following a fire in 1987, it ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Edel Assanti
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
272-274 Vauxhall Bridge Road, SW1V | 4 minutes from Big Bus Company
Charlie Fellowes and Jeremy Epstein's Edel Assanti Gallery has evolved since it was first set up in 2009, from a pop-up initiative to a project space ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Westminster Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
42 Francis Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 6 minutes from Big Bus Company
Not to be confused with Westminster Abbey, the nearby Westminster Cathedral in Victoria is London's only example of neo-Byzantine architecture, described by the poet John Betjeman ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Big Bus Company

The best shops and markets near Big Bus Company
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Erickson Beamon
London > Shopping > Jewellery
38 Elizabeth Street, Victoria, London SW1W | 6 minutes from Big Bus Company
Beamon is an inspired designer who offers subtly pretty and fabulously stylish jewellery, eyecatching but not overpowering. The company is much lauded for its work with ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Chocolate Society
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
36 Elizabeth Street, Victoria, London SW1W | 6 minutes from Big Bus Company
The Chocolate Society is one of the most excellent shops in London. They really know their stuff and produce handmade confections that will knock your socks ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
William Curley, Harrods
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, SW1X | 6 minutes from Big Bus Company
The William Curley chocolate empire continues to swell with the opening of the patissier and chocolatier's latest concession in Harrods. Curley has worked with ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Big Bus Company

What are the best dining options near Big Bus Company London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Goring Dining Room
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
15 Beeston Place, Victoria, London SW1W | 1 minute from Big Bus Company
Designed by David Linley, The Goring Dining Room succeeds in being elegant without being stuffy. Chef Shay Cooper has recently been appointed as Executive Chef, introducing ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Goring Afternoon Tea
London > Restaurants > Afternoon Tea
15 Beeston Place, SW1W | 1 minute from Big Bus Company
Voted the best place for Afternoon Tea in London in 2013 by The Tea Guild, The Goring Hotel sits cheek by jowl with Buckingham Palace and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Olivomare
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
12 Lower Belgrave Street, Victoria, London SW1W | 2 minutes from Big Bus Company
This corner of Belgravia now contains three Sardinian restaurants owned by the irrepressible Mauro Sanna, which seems rather a lot considering that the local Mafiosi are ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Big Bus Company

Near Big Bus Company
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
L'Atelier des Chefs
London > Education > Adult Education
19 Wigmore Street, W1U | 26 minutes from Big Bus Company
Whether you're a Nigella or not in the kitchen, the L'atelier des Chefs cookery school can teach you something. Classes are given in the basement kitchens ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 28 minutes from Big Bus Company
There are plenty of initiatives trying to get kids involved in science, but the Dana Centre, an extension of the Science Museum, is the first one ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
La Cucina Caldesi
London > Education > Cookery Courses
118 Marylebone Lane, Marylebone, London W1U | 29 minutes from Big Bus Company
The Caldesi family first set up a cooking school in Giancarlo's native Tuscany. His 'Return to Tuscany' was captured by BBC cameras and dished up on ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Big Bus Company

Big Bus Company gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Big Bus Company
London > Leisure > Sightseeing Tours
48 Buckingham Palace Road, Victoria, London SW1W | Same location as Big Bus Company
The Big Bus Company tour takes you to all of London's famous landmarks and reveals the capital's colourful 2,000-year history. The tour offers you a choice ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Argonauts
London > Leisure > Extreme Sports
Queen Mother Sports Centre, Vauxhall Bridge Road, Victoria, London SW1V | 6 minutes from Big Bus Company
This friendly, professional diving club based in Central London has been running for 30 years, and is now based at the Queen Mother Sports centre which ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Urban Retreat at Harrods
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
5th Floor, Harrods, Westminster, London SW1X | 6 minutes from Big Bus Company
Surely one of the most desirable places to spoil yourself rotten - the Urban Retreat flagship spa sits ever so prettily on the top floor of ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Big Bus Company

The best pubs near London Big Bus Company.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Ebury
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
11 Pimlico Road, Pimlico, London SW1W | 10 minutes from Big Bus Company
The Ebury closed on 5th November 2012. When The Ebury first opened up in what was a neglected corner of Pimlico, replacing a grungy old man ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Pantechnicon
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
10 Motcomb Street, Belgravia, London SW1X | 10 minutes from Big Bus Company
From the people who brought us The Thomas Cubitt gastropub comes this Motcomb Street venture with a ground floor bar and two ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Orange Public House & Hotel
London > Nightlife > Pubs
37 Pimlico Road, Belgravia, London SW1W | 11 minutes from Big Bus Company
The Orange Public House and Hotel on Pimlico Road has been lovingly restored to its former glory by the team behind The Thomas Cubitt and The ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Big Bus Company

Big Bus Company clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Goring Bar and Lounge
London > Nightlife > Bars
15 Beeston Place, SW1W | 1 minute from Big Bus Company
With deep red walls, a carpeted floor, leather chairs and a roaring log fire, The Goring Bar and Lounge is the epitome of opulence. Run by ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pacha
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Terminus Place, Victoria, London SW1V | 1 minute from Big Bus Company
Pacha is the shamelessly glamorous antidote to London's gritty clubbing scene. Their stated intention has always been to recreate the Ibiza experience in London, a policy ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Leopard Champagne & Cocktail Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
41 Hotel London, 41 Buckingham Palace Road, SW1W | 2 minutes from Big Bus Company
A private bar for discerning guests at the five star 41 hotel and adjoining sister property The Rubens at the Palace, the Leopard Champagne & Cocktail ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Big Bus Company

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Big Bus Company.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Thomas Cubitt
London > Business > Venue Hire
44 Elizabeth St, Belgravia, Victoria, London SW1W | 6 minutes from Big Bus Company
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal Horticultural Halls and Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
80 Vincent Square, Westminster, London SW1P | 10 minutes from Big Bus Company
The architecturally unique Royal Horticultural Halls boasts two halls and a conference centre. Lindley Hall overlooking leafy Vincent Square is a popular venue for corporate events. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Lanesborough a St. Regis Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hyde Park Corner, Westminster, Belgravia, London SW1X | 10 minutes from Big Bus Company
Capturing the style of an exquisite early 19th-century residence, this esteemed establishment is wonderfully elegant and upmarket. Offering an exclusive personalised service, every guest is ... More
 
 
 
 

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Peter Stevens
Concerts | On 20th April 2014 

Westminster Cathedral 6 minutes walk from Big Bus Company

The organist performs a selection of classical pieces....More

The First Georgians: Art and Monarchy 1714-1760
The First Georgians: Art and Monarchy 1714-1760
Exhibitions | Until 12th October 2014 

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace 6 minutes walk from Big Bus Company

Marking the 300th anniversary of the beginning of the Georgian era, T he First Georgians: Art and Monarchy 1714-1760 ...More

 
Pests
Pests
Theatre | Until 3rd May 2014 

Royal Court Theatre 11 minutes walk from Big Bus Company

As part of the Royal Court's ongoing commitment to new writing, the Jerwood Theatre Upstairs will stage a new work ...More

 
Pangaea: New Art from Africa and Latin America
Pangaea: New Art from Africa and Latin America
Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2014 

Saatchi Gallery 14 minutes walk from Big Bus Company

Taking its title from the prehistoric landmass that conjoined Africa and Latin America, Pangaea: New Art From Africa and Latin ...More

 
New Order II: British Art Today
Exhibitions | Until 6th April 2014 

Saatchi Gallery 14 minutes walk from Big Bus Company

The second installment of the Saatchi Gallery's selection of contemporary art works representing British Art Today includes a variety of ...More

Tate Britain Commission 2014: Phyllida Barlow
Exhibitions | Until 2nd November 2014 

Tate Britain 17 minutes walk from Big Bus Company

The annual Tate Britain Commission, which fills Tate Britain's Duveen Galleries with a piece of specially created contemporary art, will ...More

Ruin Lust
Ruin Lust
Exhibitions | Until 18th May 2014 

Tate Britain 17 minutes walk from Big Bus Company

What is it about ruins that makes them so endlessly fascinating and so powerfully moving? The 18th century was mad ...More

 
Richard Deacon
Richard Deacon
Exhibitions | Until 27th April 2014 

Tate Britain 17 minutes walk from Big Bus Company

Welsh artist Richard Deacon (b. 1949) has built an international reputation based on his public sculptures, but this Tate Britain ...More

 
Renaissance Impressions: Chiaroscuro woodcuts from the Collections of Georg Baselitz and the Alberti
Renaissance Impressions: Chiaroscuro woodcuts from the Collections of Georg Baselitz and the Alberti
Exhibitions | Until 8th June 2014 

Royal Academy of Arts 17 minutes walk from Big Bus Company

The exhibition features sixteenth-century chiaroscuro woodcuts from the Albertina Museum in Vienna and from the German painter Georg Baselitz' ...More

 
Houses of Parliament Guided Tours
Houses of Parliament Guided Tours
Tours | Until 31st December 2015 

Houses of Parliament 17 minutes walk from Big Bus Company

One of the world's most iconic buildings is The Palace of Westminster, more commonly known as the Houses of Parliament. ...More

 
 
 
 
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