City Sightseeing: Brighton Hop On Hop Off Bus Tour

City Sightseeing: Brighton Hop On Hop Off Bus Tour

Brighton, U.K.

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  • Acoustic guides available in 7 languages to know about the history and culture and architecture of Brighton.
  • 1 routes and 11 bus stops to travel the city swiftly.
  • Free Booklets which carry concessional deals and discounts to get access to the museums, restaurants and other tourist attractions.
  • Entrée to the 1 or 2-day bus tours is available offering broader views from open top buses of the beautiful city.
  • Access to local bus services
  • Smartphone Voucher Accepted! (No need to print)


Tour to Brighton enables you to visit the most vibrant and fashionable resorts of the south coast. The prolific city offers many fun places from the spectacular Royal Pavilion, Victorian Aquarium & Regency Architecture to the famous Sea Life Centre, Brighton Pier, and the Pebble Beach. The open-top buses make a view of the seafront more alluring and also enable a broader perspective. There are renowned shopping areas and top-restaurants at the Brighton Marina. Get along the 11 significant stops around the city and know more about them after getting a closer look!


The bus tour offers an entertaining and informative trip across the city where you can know about the fascinating history and interesting facts. The pre-recorded accounts are well-researched and provide an opportunity for a better understanding. Board the bus at Stop 1, the Brighton Pier. Take a walk alongside the shingle and the sandy beaches where you can find a chain of shops, cafes, funfairs, and arcades.
You can fancy observation Grand Avenue, Palmeira sq., King’s Road, and Lansdowne Road from the open prime buses because it drives you thru them. Get down the bus at Stop 6 and take a walk through St. Ann Well’s Gardens on the Red Line and enjoy fragrant space making you lose yourself in the natural paradise. Visiting a place feels incomplete if you do not go shopping, so here is Stop 8 which brings you to the Imperial Arcade in Central Brighton which is an enclosed shopping area. Buy some souvenirs of your Brighton’s visit. The next shopping destination carries you to the North Laine. Fill your remaining shopping bags here! Last on the list of the trip on luxury buses is the shoreline as it passes from Royal Crescent, Madeira Drive, and Brighton Marina. Make a stopover and relax in the fresh sea breeze.
With the choice of 1 or 2 Day bus ticket, you can explore Brighton city at your own pace. City Sightseeing Brighton Hop-on Hop-off bus covers all of the popular landmarks and attractions across the city. With a multilingual pre-recorded commentary, you will cover below famous attractions:
  • Brighton Palace Pier
  • Grand Avenue
  • Clock Tower
  • Brighton Pavilion / Old Steine
  • Brighton Marina / Seattle Hotel
  • Madeira Drive / Volks Railway
Hurry! Brighton is waiting. Buy the tickets online and start planning the journey!
Bus Stops: 1. Brighton Palace Pier, 2. Brighton i360, 3. Grand Avenue, 4. Hove, Palmeira Square, 5. Seven Dials, 6. Brighton Station (Stop B), 7. Clock Tower (Stop N), 8. Royal Pavilion (Stop F), 9. Pepper Pot, 10. Brighton Racecourse, 11. Brighton Marina, 12. Paston Place 


Red Line:
First Bus:10:00am, Last Bus: 5:00pm
Loop: 50 Minutes
Frequency: 60 Minutes (25th May - 29th September: Every 30 minutes)
First Stop: Brighton Palace Pier


  • 1 and 2-Day Brighton Hop-on, Hop-off Bus Ticket
  • Audio guide in English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Chinese, Japanese
  • Free Booklet with deals and discounts
  • Unlimited access to all Brighton & Hove Bus services included with your ticket


  • Hotel Transfers
  • Lunch
  • Entrance Fees

Redemption Info

You can board the bus at any stop and voucher can be exchanged directly with the Driver/ Street Staff.
Mobile and paper vouchers are both accepted at all stops.
You will receive a ticket in exchange for your voucher, which you must keep until the expiry date/ tour.
Please check your ticket to know when it expires.
After exchanging your voucher for a ticket, your voucher will no longer be valid.
In loss of voucher/ticket, company is not liable for any refund.
Flexi Ticket: Your voucher is valid for next 12 months from the date of purchase.
Operational Update: City Sightseeing Brighton have advised that due to the Children's Parade taking place on Saturday 4th May, the 11am and 12pm departures will not go ahead. The 10am departure will operate as normal and services will resume at 1pm.

Know Before You Go

Voucher Type: Mobile and paper vouchers are both accepted for this tour.
Wheelchair Access: Yes
Pet Policy: Small, well-behaved dogs are allowed
Infants can travel free and you do not require to book infant ticket.
Multiday tickets can only be used on consecutive days.
Disclaimer: Due to traffic issues, public holidays, weather conditions, and unforeseen circumstances, there might be sudden changes in the route or on the schedule. Traffic congestion and road closures - may cause delays, reduced frequency and changes to the route. We’ll do all we can to provide a smooth and frequent service! No refund will be offered for any changes or  cancelations due to any unforeseen circumstances.
29th March - 24th May: Every 60 minutes
25th May - 29th September: Every 30 minutes
30th September - 27th October: Every 60 minutes
Free use of the local bus services:
Your ticket can also be used for unlimited travel on all Brighton & Hove Bus services until 04:30 the morning after it expires, including bus journeys to the spectacular Seven Sisters on routes 12X or 13X or the splendid Devils Dyke on route 77. Vouchers will need to be redeemed at any of the 12 tour stops before travelling on other services.

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Cancellation Policy

No Cancellation Charges up to 24 hours before the chosen travel date. 100% cancellation fee applied within 24 hours of travel date.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is the validity of Brighton City Sightseeing Hop on Hop off Bus tour?

A. The bus tour is valid for 1 day and 2 days. 1-day ticket: The 1-day ticket is valid for the duration for the entirety of one calendar day. It is not based on when you hop on. It is valid from the time service begins until the time service ends on the day of use. 2-day ticket: The 2-day ticket needs to be used on two consecutive days and is valid during service operating hours.

Q. Does the Brighton City Sightseeing Hop on Hop off bus tour allow wheelchair or strollers on board?

A. Yes, the buses are wheelchair and stroller accessible. The buses can not accommodate more than 1 wheelchair or stroller at a time due to space limitation. So, if there is already a wheelchair used on board, then you have to wait for the next bus.

Q. From where can I board the Brighton City Sightseeing Hop on Hop off bus?

A. This is a Hop on Hop off bus tour, so you may join or exit to any of the stops. The first stop is Brighton Palace Pier. Please check the map above to know more about the routes and stops.

Q. Can I travel on Brighton City Sightseeing Bus tour without carrying the printed copy of voucher?

A. No need to carry a print copy. After making a booking you will receive the booking confirmation over your mobile, which you need to show to the bus staff. Your voucher will be exchanged for a ticket, which must be kept until the end of the tour.

Q. How does the Brighton City Sightseeing Hop on Hop off bus tour work?

A. When you make a purchase through our website, you will receive a confirmed booking voucher. Show the printed or smart voucher to staff at our bus stops. Your voucher will be exchanged for a ticket which must be kept until the end of the tour. As long as your ticket is still valid you can get on and off the bus as often as you like at any station along the route.

Customer Reviews

Jai Singh

Perfect. The staff were friendly and helpful. The tour was exactly what I would expect and more. Knowledgeable audio com... Read More

Jai Singh

Perfect. The staff were friendly and helpful. The tour was exactly what I would expect and more. Knowledgeable audio commentary. Thoroughly enjoyed it and would recommend it.

Jai Singh

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