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    Children (5-15 years)



    With our journey planner, you will be offered the cheapest fares and in some instances, the fastest journey. Please be aware that other journey options are available. To collect tickets purchased online you must present the same card used to make the booking.

    The original London Sightseeing Tour

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    Experience the best of London aboard The Original Tour’s famous red open-top buses. London's most popular sightseeing tour offers its guests the ultimate introduction to the capital and includes: entertaining English-speaking guides, an unrivalled fleet of superb modern buses, three main tour routes - two of which offer full multi-lingual commentary, hop-on & hop-off ticket covers all tours, three fascinating free walking tours, a fantastic free Thames Hop-on Hop-off river cruise pass, over 80 conveniently located stops and a free exclusive Kids' Club

    Combined ticket savings

    Find out how much you can save when you buy a combined rail and entry ticket to The Original London Sightseeing Tour. Just add the combined ticket price in bold to the cost of your rail ticket to London Waterloo. You can find the cost of your rail ticket by using our online journey planner.

      'On gate' price    Combined ticket price*    Saving
    Adult    £30.00 £25.00 £5.00
    Child (5-15)    £15.00 £12.50 £2.00

    * Price excludes rail travel to/from London Waterloo station 

    You can save money when you travel by train if you travel at off peak times with our Off Peak and Super Off Peak tickets. When 3-9 people travel together, you can save 34% on your rail travel with a GroupSave discount. Why not get the family or a group of friends together and see how much you could save? If you're travelling to London, you can get low cost travel from just £1 each way on selected journeys with megatrain.

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    You can buy combined rail and entry tickets from our Customer Service Centre or from any staffed train station. Make sure you buy your combined rail and entry ticket before you get to London Waterloo as The Original London Sightseeing Tour can only sell you entry at the 'on gate' price.

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    Take the train to London Waterloo, where it's a short walk to one of the many conveniently located Original Tour stops. The nearest bus stop is on the York Road just between Lloyds Bank and County Hall. Please take the ‘Bankside’ exit from the station

    We offer great discounted train fares when you buy your ticket in advance on many longer distance routes to and from London. With one-way fares starting from £10 Standard Class and £16 First Class, you're bound to find a low cost fare for your journey. Check here for our Advance fares destinations map.

    Use our online journey planner to check train times and ticket costs.

    Opening times chevron-down

    The Original London Sightseeing Tour is open all year, except 25 December.

    The tour runs every 10-20 minutes from 0830 until approximately 1730 everyday.

    The Original Tour Map HR.pdf

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