Tourist buses


A tour on the tourist buses in Rome can be an optimal idea if you plan to visit Rome in 3 days and you want to see all the attractions that the eternal city has to offer. You can enjoy the main places that made it immortal while being comfortably seated listening to the explanations of the audio guide: the churches, monuments, palaces, squares and streets of Rome will no longer be a secret to you. With the formula “Hop on – Hop off”, which characterizes the tourist buses in Rome, you will be able to get on and off the sightseeing buses whenever you want, so you can visit the attractions, take a break to eat something or shop for souvenirs .

The offer of tourist buses in Rome is vast. So you will have no problem choosing the company that suits you according to your needs.
Here are our tips:


Big Bus Tours offers scenic tours on open buses with audio guides. The “hop on – hop off bus” service allows you to get on and off the bus as often as you want within the hours of validity of the ticket. So you can visit all the attractions of Rome according to your interest and the time you have available. The buses are equipped with air conditioning. Electronic tickets will be sent directly to your Smartphone.

More information and tickets for the tour with Big Bus Tours



City Sightseeing Rome offers scenic buses for a tour of the capital with audio guide and hop on hop off service that will allow you to get on and off at any of the 8 stops on the itinerary when you want and for the time that you want. The buses are equipped with free WIFI and the ticket is valid for 24 or 48 hours.

More information and tickets for the tour with City Sightseeing Roma

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Discovering the wonders of the eternal city aboard a panoramic hop-on hop-off bus is ideal if you have little time available or are traveling around the capital with children. On board of the bus of the City Sightseeing Rome company, you can admire all the main attractions of Rome: the Colosseum, Piazza di Spagna, Vatican City and all the other treasures of Rome will have no more secrets for you!

The ticket is valid 24 or 48 hours.


With a hop on hop off bus of the City Sightseeing Roma you will be able to:

  • Spend all the time you want in the various stops along the way
  • Get on and off at any of the 8 stops or sit back and enjoy the whole bus ride
  • Listen to the interesting tourist information of the on-board audio guide
  • Share your fantastic experience with friends and family with free WiFi on the bus
  • Check the location of City Sightseeing by downloading the “Sightseeing Experience” app

Note: the ticket does not include the entrance fees to the different attractions

1. How long does the tour take?

The whole tour takes 1 hour and 40 minutes and, thanks to the hop on hop off service, you can get off at any of the stops available along the way

2. Daily departures 

Departures are from 09:00 am to 7:00 pm from any stop on the tour. Buses leave every 10 minutes from April to October and every 15-20 minutes from November to March

3. Meeting place

Any s Line A (the stop 6 of the Vatican is in Via Borgo Sant’Angelo, 200 meters before the stop indicated on the tour map)

4. How much does it cost

From 27 euros per person

5. Stop line A

Stop 1: Terminal A. Termini Marsala/Terminal B. Largo di Villa Peretti/ Terminal C Piazza dei Cinquecento, all’angolo con Via Cavour

Stop 2: Santa Maria Maggiore

Stop 3: Colosseo

Stop 4: Circo Massimo

Stop 5: Piazza Venezia

Stop 6: Vaticano

Stop7: Fontana Di Trevi

Stop 8: Piazza Barberini

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