Touring around a city is more convenient and less painstaking with the end to end connectivity. The red buses offer such a tourist-friendly and flexible trip for all its visitors. The city of Johannesburg is fun to discover with the informative and entertaining commentary. The Johannesburg open top buses enable a more spectacular view from the upper deck. The buses operate on the two routes Green and Red. If you have time-constraints, go for Green which will take you to the five best tourist spots of Johannesburg. The red line will, however, offer you the nine famous attractions of the city.
Johannesburg Hop-On, Hop-Off stops:
Green Tour: 1. Rosebank 2. Zoo Lake 3. Johannesburg Zoo 4. Military Museum 5. Constitution Hill
Red City Tour: 1. Constitution Hill 2. Mining District 3. Carlton Centre (for the Roof of Africa viewing deck) 4. James Hall Transport Museum 5. Gold Reef City Casino Hotel (join the Soweto extension tour here) 6. Apartheid Museum 7. New Town 8. The Grove, Braamfontein 9. Constitution Hill
Schedule: 09:00 - 15:00
Loop: 55 Minutes
Frequency: 60 Minutes
First Departure: The ZONE @ Rosebank/ Rosebank Gautrain Station
Red City Tour:
Schedule: 09:45 - 15:45
Loop: 85 Minutes
Frequency: 60 Minutes
First Departure: Constitution Hill
You can board the bus at any stop and voucher can be exchanged directly with the driver. However, you can join the tour from below locations:
1. Tour office @ The Zone shopping centre, Oxford Road, Rosebank (Our host will walk with you to the bus stop, which can take about 5-8 minutes)
2. You can arrive on the "Gautrain" high speed rail link. Use North Exit at Rosebank station and head to the Tour office
Mobile and Printed vouchers are 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.
Flexible Ticket: Your voucher is valid for 14 days from the date you chose during your purchase.
Wheelchair Access, Air Conditioning
Hop On Hop Off at any of the stops along the circular route and simply show the same ticket to board the next bus
Kids love the open top buses and have a special commentary channel (In English)
We advise that you pre-book for entry into Gold Reef City. https://www.goldreefcity.co.za/theme-park/
Click here for Live Bus Tracking
We have lots of sanitiser at all touch points to ensure your safety. Masks must be worn on the lower deck of the bus.
The Carlton center is temporarily unavailable due to Covid Restrictions.
Parking available for your car at "The Zone" shopping center - entrance off Oxford Road
Infants can travel free and you do not require to book infant ticket.
Free Hotel Shuttle bus start times:
The Holiday Inn: 08:45am & 10:15am
The Maslow: 08:53am & 10:23am
The Sandton Hilton: 08:57am & 10:27am
The Radison Blue Gautrain: 09:04am & 10:33am
Sandton Convention Center: 09:09am & 10:38am
Da Vinci Hotel: 9:12am & 10:41am
Cancellation fee of ZAR10, per ticket cancelled, will be charged up to 24 hours before the chosen travel date. 100% cancellation fee applied within 24 hours of travel date.