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City Sightseeing Oxford Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour

Activity provider: City Sightseeing UK

City Sightseeing Oxford Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour

Activity provider: City Sightseeing UK

From US$ 19.69 per person

Hop-on to a City Sightseeing Oxford bus tour and enjoy unlimited hop on hop off for 24 or 48 hours. Discover sights such as Oxford Castle and Queen's College, as you travel on an open-top, double-decker bus with panoramic views of the city.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 1 - 2 days
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Audio guide included
Spanish, Chinese, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian


  • Hop off at Oxford Castle, one of the city's most important landmarks
  • Get your shopping fix at Westgate Shopping Center
  • Enjoy panoramic views from the open-top deck of Oxford's oldest colleges
  • Take in the peaceful scenery and atmosphere along Meadow Lane
Full description
Home to the oldest University in Britain, Oxford is an architectural marvel. You'll get fantastic views of its honey colored buildings as well as tantalizing glimpses of the hushed courtyards of its many Colleges. Visit the International award winning Oxford Castle Heritage area and you'll travel by the Ashmolean, the Sheldonian, the historic Carfax junction - see this and more on the City Sightseeing tour of Oxford. Your Tour Itinerary Stop 1 - Railway Station Stop 2 - Park End Street Stop 3 - Bus Station Stop 4 - New Road Stop 5 - West Gate  Stop 6 - Speedwell Street Stop 7 - Christ Church Stop 8 - Brasenose College Stop 9 - The Queens College Stop 10 - The Plain Stop 11 - St. Cross Road Stop 12 - South Parks Road Stop 13 - Sheldonian Theatre Stop 14 - Trinity College Stop 15 - Parks Road Stop 16 - Banbury Road Stop 17 - Woodstock Road Stop 18 - Browns Restaurant Stop 19 - Magdalen Street East Stop 20 - Randolph Hotel
  • 24 or 48-hour bus ticket
  • Multilingual commentary
  • Headphones
  • Guided walking tour (seasonal)
  • Attraction Tickets
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Start Point: Railway Station

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Smoking

Know before you go

  • Start Point: stop 1 - Railway Station
  • Duration: 60 minutes
  • Frequency: every 10 to 20 minutes (summer), every 25 to 30 minutes (winter)
  • Season: daily, all year round (excluding 25 and 26 December and 1 January)
  • First Tour: 9.30 AM (All Year Round)
  • Last Tour: 6.00 PM (Summer), 4.00 PM (Winter), 5:00 PM (Spring and Autumn)
  • Ticket Length: 24 or 48-hour tickets available
  • Wheelchair access is available on some tour buses
  • With your voucher, enjoy flexible access for up to 12 months from the travel date you select at check-out
  • Due to roadworks in the city, the loop can take up to 90 minutes, and wait times might be slightly longer
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 254 reviews

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We had a guide on the bus. She could tell so much. Unfortunately, the bus sometimes went so fast that she didn't have enough time to tell her story. In retrospect, it may not have been necessary to take the bus. In the center everything is within walking distance. If you take a 2 day ticket, you can stop on the second day at stops outside the city. A day in Oxford city center is almost impossible. There is so much to see and visit.

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August 11, 2022

A fairly comprehensive trip shame about the bridge of sighes but did see Mr Rhodes and the little bridge of sighes. A lot of info given, the bus needs to be slower to match. A shame that the guide had to spend a lot of time helping people with the ear plugs so a lot of info missed, perhaps an assistant in times of heavy loading?

August 4, 2022

A really great way to experience the historic buildings in this beautiful city. Our driver had a lovely sense of humour which added to our enjoyment. You can get on and off when you choose, giving you so much freedom to explore further. Alsi the ticket is timed over a 24 hour period meaning you can use again the next day within the time period. Definitely recommend.

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June 18, 2022

Product ID: 4581