Westminster Abbey and Hop on Hop Off Bus Tour: Plan your own fantastic day out in London with a hop-on hop-off London bus tour. With over 70 stops across the capital and six diverse routes to choose from, sightseeing in London has never been easier or given you more choice! Discover the iconic Westminster Abbey with a fascinating tour around the hugely influential and historic grounds
* Hop On-Hop Off service with over 60 stops on 5 different routes
* Tickets valid for 24 hours
* Free walking tour voucher valid for two days
* Free River Thames boat ride
* A wonderful tour of Westminster Abbey
* See a number of attractions including Buckingham Palace, Tower of London, St Paul’s Cathedral, Tower Bridge, Trafalgar Square & Piccadilly
Hop on board and start your magical London adventure! You’ll always know where you are by listening to our entertaining on-board commentary and with stops near attractions including Buckingham Palace, Tower of London, London Eye and St. Paul’s Cathedral, you’re guaranteed the full London sightseeing experience!
This bus is perfect for creating your own unique tour of England’s capital city. Take the day at your own pace, getting on and off as you please as London captures your heart. So sit back, relax and embrace this city full of life, culture and tradition.
Time for the Westminster Abbey tour! Westminster Abbey is an essential addition to any visit to London and set in the heart of the city. Boasting a rich history that spans over one thousand years, the site was originally occupied by Benedictine monks in the middle of the tenth century. The current gothic masterpiece has stood there for about 700 years.
Admire the glorious architecture an imperious gothic master work, truly breathtaking and the intricate stained glass is some of the most beautiful in the UK. Discover the unforgettable Poets’ Corner, this section of the south transept of the abbey is so called due to the large amount of writers and poets buried there, including Rudyard Kipling, Geoffrey Chaucer, Charles Dickens and Thomas Hardy.
Discover all of London with any of our extensive hop on – hop off routes:
The Essential Tour (Blue route) : Covering all the main Central London sights, this route includes a live English speaking guide! See Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square, Tower Bridge, Big Ben, St Paul’s Cathedral and so much more, as your live guide informs and entertains every step of the way.
The Classic Tour (Red route) : Covers all the main Central London sights and visits London’s Museum Quarter.
The Grand Tour (Orange route) : This route passes Madame Tussauds and Kings Cross, as well as many other Central London sights.
The Pick Up (Yellow route) : Operating in the morning, this route travels from the popular hotel districts to Central London.
The Drop Off Route (Green route) : Operating in the evening, this route travels from Central London to the popular hotel districts.
Redeem address: Visitor Centres:
Visitor Centre Victoria (London, UK), 4 Fountain Square, 123-151 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 9SH, +44 (0)207 233 7030, Monday to Sunday - 7am to 8pm.
Visitor Centre Kensington (London, UK), 156 Cromwell Road, Kensington, London SW7 4EF, +44 (0)207 341 6250, Monday to Sunday - 8am to 5pm.
Visitor Centre Leicester Square (London, UK), 11a Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 0EP, +44 (0)207 630 2028, Monday to Saturday - 9.30am to 7pm / Sunday - 10am to 5pm.
Visitor Centre Paddington (London, UK), 145 Praed Street, Paddington, London W2 1RL, +44 (0)207 233 7030, Monday to Sunday - 8am to 6pm. Duration: Westminster Abbey visit - 3 hours. Hop on Hop Off tour - 24 hours.
Start/opening time: Westminster Abbey: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 9:30am to 3:30pm; Wednesday from 9:30am to 6pm; Saturday from 9:30am to 1:30pm; Sunday closed.
Hop on Hop Off service: from 9am to 5:43pm. Last complete tours: Blue Route (from Victoria stop 1) and Red Route (from Piccadilly opp. Hard Rock Café stop 7) 5pm (Summer) and 4:30pm (Winter); Orange Route (from opp. Lambeth Palace stop 47) at 5pm (Summer) and 4pm (Winter).
Languages: Westminster Abbey - English assistant . Hop on Hop Off tour - audio guides available in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Mandarin, Portuguese (Brazilian) & Russian.
Others: The Abbey closes for visiting one hour after the above entry times. Guests will enter through the Great North Door (main entrance).