London Transport Museum and Hop on Hop off London Bus Tour

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  • Schedule
    London Transport Museum

    Daily
    • Saturday to Thursday: 10:00am to 5:15pm
    • Friday: 10:00am to 5:15pm

    Closed on:
    • 24th, 25th and 26th December

    Venue Information:

    London Transport Museum, Covent Garden Piazza, London WC2E 7BB
    Nearest Train Station: Charing Cross
    Nearest Underground: Covent Garden


    Hop on Hop off London Bus Tour - 24 Hour Ticket 

    Daily

    Departure point: You can join the tour from any of our 60 stops. Each of our stops will be clearly signposted Golden Tours Hop on Hop Off/London Tour Bus.

    Hop-on Hop-off bus timetable from 5th January 2019

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    The Royal Walking Tour (operates daily departing at 10AM from Golden Tours Visitor centre – Leicester Square)


    Days of Operation: Daily

    Departure Point: Golden Tours Visitor Centre - Leicester Square - 11a Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 0EP
    Nearest Underground Station: Leicester Square Station

    Return Point: Westminster Abbey
    Nearest Underground Station: Westminster Station

    Start: 10.00am
    Finish: 12.00pm

    The Beatles London Walking Tour (operates daily departing at 1PM from Golden Tours Visitor centre – Leicester Square)


    Days of Operation: Daily
    Start: 1:00pm

    Departure point: GTVC - Leicester Square - 11a Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 0EP
    Nearest Underground Station: Leicester Square
  • Description
    London Transport Museum is situated in the heart of Covent Garden and filled with stunning exhibits; the Museum explores the powerful link between transport and the growth of modern London, culture and society since 1800. Historic vehicles, world-famous posters and the very best objects from the Museum’s extraordinary collection are brought together to tell the story of London’s development and the part transport played in defining the unique identity of the city.

    Remarkable London bus tour

    Explore imperious London in all its grandeur. This incredible value London Hop on Hop off bus tour grants you the freedom and convenience to explore the city in depth. This tour encompasses world renowned attractions such as the Tower of London, Shakespeare’s Globe and spectacular Westminster Abbey, as well as, of course, the inimitable Buckingham Palace. You will also see the most eminent regions of London, such as distinguished Regent Street, world celebrated Oxford Street and vibrant Piccadilly.

    The Routes
    The Essential Tour (Blue route): Covering all the main Central London sights, this route includes a live English speaking guide! See Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square, Tower Bridge, Big Ben, St Paul’s Cathedral and so much more, as your live guide informs and entertains every step of the way.
    The Classic Tour (Red route): Covers all the main Central London sights and visits London’s Museum Quarter.
    The Grand Tour (Orange route): This route passes Madame Tussauds and Kings Cross, as well as many other Central London sights.
    The Pick Up/Drop Off Route (Yellow route): Operating in the morning, this route travels from the popular hotel districts to Central London.
    The Thames Route (Lilac Route): This route will take you to the doorstep of London’s most iconic landmarks and locations around the heart of the Thames including Parliament Square and St James’s Palace.

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    Free 24hr River Thames Hop-on Hop-off Boat Ride
    Enjoy an enthralling sightseeing cruise along the heart of London’s River Thames with this hop-on hop-off boat ride. Departing from Westminster and taking you to St Katharine’s Pier, you’ll get to soak in panoramic views of the capital’s most iconic landmarks for a sightseeing experience like no other! Discover fascinating facts as you cruise with live commentary from the captain and audio guides available via your Smartphone in Spanish, Chinese, English, French, German and Italian. Tickets are valid for 24 hours (unlimited usage within this time) so you can see the best of London at your own leisure!

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  • Additional Information
    Inclusions:
    • Entry to London Transport Museum galleries and temporary exhibitions
    • 24 Hour Hop-on Hop-off ticket 
    • Free Walking Tour
    • Free River Thames boat ride valid for 24 hours*
    Exclusions:
    • Food and Drink
    • Transportation
    • Access to any London Transport Museum events or external sites
    Please Note:
    • *Free River Thames boat ride valid for 24 hours from when you first hop-on the boat with Unlimited usage within the 24 hours and only to be used between Westminster Pier and St Katharine’s Pier.
    • Tickets purchased for travel on 23rd December are only valid for 24 hours.
    • Various major events take place in London, these may cause route changes and/or disruptions. These events can take place at short notice, but the following dates are the ones that we are currently aware of 31 Dec and 1 Jan.
    • Please note that Thames River Cruise tickets will not be valid on 26 December 2018 but tickets can be used from 27 December 2018 for one week.
  • Highlights
    • Entry to London Transport Museum during the date of use.
    • A dramatic 'World Cities' walk.
    • Exciting exhibitions in the Exterion Gallery.
    • Even more for families. Children can play and learn in the all aboard galleries.
    • Explore the history of public transport, marvelling at the world's first underground steam train.
    • Hop on Hop off service with over 60 stops on 4 different routes
    • Tickets valid for 24 hours
    • FREE Walking Tour
    • Enjoy a sightseeing cruise like no other with your free 24 hour River Thames hop-on hop-off boat ride ticket
    • Live English Speaking Guide on the Essential Route
    • Audio guides available in the following languages: