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City Sightseeing Oxford
Our city tour lasts approximately 1 hour and departs every 10 – 15 minutes in the summer and every 20 – 30 minutes in the winter, see our timetables (please be aware of potential traffic delays around the route after 4:30PM.)
Our kids commentary is now available and is suitable for kids of ALL ages.
Buy your tickets online or just pay the driver / sales staff on the day. Tickets are valid for 24 or 48 hours on our red or green buses and you can get on and off at any of the 19 stops on the tour – keep a hold of your ticket for reboarding! Ticket price includes – The City & University Tour, The Live Guided Tour (and FREE optional walking tour- for further details see below), Meadows & Bridges Tour.
The Oxford ‘Hop on Hop off’ Walking Tour (subject to guide availability)
This offers a short optional walking tour, showing some of the hidden treasures of Oxford…
The walking tour will be available on our ‘Live’ guided departures from the railway station. At stop 8 – High Street you will be given the option to leave the bus with the guide to take a walk through to Broad Street – stop 13, where you will be able to reboard when you choose. This mini walk will highlight some of the buildings and sites not seen from the bus, the Radcliffe Camera, The Old Schools Quad, The Bridge of Sighs, The Christopher Wren sun dial, and more. Ask for departure times from stop 8.
If you choose not to take the walk, the bus will continue on our normal route and a recorded commentary will be available in the Guides absence.
Key tour information available in other languages, download our translation sheet.
Our Interactive Map
Explore the Tour!
The Lighthouse Pub
Christ Church College
Pitt Rivers Museum
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