Information

“Classic” Ticket:
A one-day tour that gives you the opportunity to explore the wonders of the Eternal City with total freedom.

“Premium” Ticket:
Spend two days exploring Rome stress free and in total comfort. Hop on and off whenever you please and soak up the city’s sights. And enjoy a free walking tour, available exclusively to Big Bus customers.

“Deluxe” Ticket:
Discover all the marvels the Eternal City has to offer over two days, and enjoy an exclusive walking tour and a tour of the catacombs.

Big Bus Tours Highlights

  • Hop-on, Hop-off

    Explore Rome at your own pace on our hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tours.

    Our hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tours give you the freedom to organize your days just as you like. We stop at all the best sights in Rome where you can hop off for as long as you want and back on again as many times as you desire, for as long as your ticket is valid.

  • Blue Route - Weekends

    Operates on weekends, public holidays and Holy Days.

    Our Blue Route operates on weekends (from 2:00pm on Saturdays), on public holidays, and on holy days. We’ll take you to Villa Borghese, Piazza Del Popolo and the Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore, in addition to many of the iconic landmarks found on the Red Route.

  • See the most popular sites

    Discover the iconic wonders of Rome with Big Bus Tours.

    Our routes are carefully designed to take you to all of Rome’s most famous landmarks. From the Colosseum and the Spanish Steps, to the Trevi Fountain and the Vatican – you’ll have top deck views of the Eternal City and won’t have far to walk to its iconic sights thanks to our conveniently located stops.

  • Free Walking Tours

    Explore Rome’s rich history on an exclusive guided walking tour.

    Get a little taste of the Eternal City on a free guided walking tour, available exclusively to Big Bus Rome customers. We’ll unlock the door to some of Rome’s ancient alleyways and your guide will fascinate you with facts and stories about the history of the city. For walking tour timetables, please go to the Walking Tours page.

  • Red Route - Weekdays

    Take in Rome’s best sights on our weekday Red Route.

    Our Red Route operates from Monday to 2:00pm Saturday. Starting at Stop #1: Termini station, the route snakes through Rome, passing all the most iconic landmarks and must-see sights. Hop on and off the tour at 8 carefully chosen stops that provide easy access to the Colosseum, Vatican and Trevi Fountain.

  • Pre-recorded Commentary

    Available in 9 languages.

    The pre-recorded commentary is available in English, Italian, Spanish, French, German, Brazilian Portuguese, Mandarin, Arabic and Russian, providing interesting information and educational insights.

  • Free Wi-Fi

    Free Wi-Fi connection on-board

    Stay connected as you tour around the city, and even send a selfie or two.

  • Catacombs & Caracalla Tour

    Exclusive to Big Bus Rome

    Our Catacombs route (purple line) will introduce you to two of the most fascinating sights of Rome: the Catacombs and the ancient Via Appia. The route shares 3 stops with our Red and Blue lines, giving you the opportunity to hop on and off the tour at your leisure along one of the most important roads of the Roman Empire.