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Hop-On, Hop-Off

Vancouver

2 Routes

28 Stops

Duration

1.5 & 2 Hour Loops

Departure

PARK : every 40min
CITY : every 60 min

Route

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Special Promotion

GET A 48 HOUR TICKET, FOR THE PRICE OF A 24 HOUR!

With any 24 hour Hop-On, Hop-Off Route purchase, your pass will automatically be valid for 48 hours.

HOP-ON, HOP-OFF SIGHTSEEING

Variety is the spice of life, so for each of our Hop-on Hop-off tours we dish it up and you get to choose. We operate two types of vehicles, and while both buses travel the same routes, each offers a very different tour experience. Of course, we suggest you take the time to enjoy both. Channelling the spirit of San Francisco, our trolley's will have you ready for a jolly time. The driver will provide you with live commentary of your tour, lending a local's authentic take on the magic that makes Vancouver great. But as fun as our trolley tours are, our clear-top buses are equally special. Your view of the city will be like no other as you tour the streets with the wind in your hair, experiencing our vibrant downtown with all of your senses. You will be accompanied by a recorded commentary that is available in multiple languages.

When are you travelling?

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Where's My Bus?

Find out when your next bus is with our live, interactive map. The route is updated in real-time with GPS data from each of our buses. It also works on mobile so you can plan your trip on the go. Stay for that extra cup of coffee and take your time — you'll always know where we are in the city!

Spring Passes

Travelling on or before April 30, 2019? Choose between our Dual Pass, City Route and Park Route. If you're traveling on or after May 1st, view our Summer Pass.

DUAL Pass

Can't choose between city and nature? Get the best of both worlds with our DUAL Pass. This flexible option combines both the PARK Route and the CITY Route, giving you the freedom to mix-and-match your favourite stops.

ADULT

from C$54

CHILD

from C$27

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DUAL PASS

Our DUAL Pass is a fun and flexible way to see the best of Vancouver! This ticket gives you unlimited access to all of the highlights and stops available on both the CITY and PARK Routes —a total of 28 stops!

PARK ROUTE
(During Spring, our first tour starts at 9:15am, last pick-ups of the day start at 4:35pm)

C1/P1 : GASTOWN
C3/P2 : CANADA PLACE
P3 : PINNACLE HOTEL VANCOUVER HARBOURFRONT
P4 : ROBSON SHOPPING DISTRICT / BLUE HORIZON HOTEL
P5 : COAL HARBOUR / WESTIN BAYSHORE HOTEL (closed for the season) 
P6 : STANLEY PARK PAVILION / MINIATURE RAILROAD
P7 : VANCOUVER AQUARIUM / STANLEY PARK HORSE-DRAWN TOURS
P8 : TOTEM POLES
P9 : PROSPECT POINT
P10 : FERGUSON POINT
P11 : SECOND BEACH
P12 : ENGLISH BAY BEACH
P13 : AQUATIC CENTRE/FALSE CREEK FERRIES
P14 : GRANVILLE ISLAND BUS LOOP
P15 : ENTERTAINMENT DISTRICT
P16 : LIBRARY SQUARE
P17 : SPORTS DISTRICT /SANDMAN CITY CENTRE HOTEL
C13/P18 : CHINATOWN

CITY ROUTE
(During Spring, our first tour starts at 8:40am, last pick-ups of the day start at 4:40pm)

C1/P1 : GASTOWN
C2 : ART GALLERY / PACIFIC CENTRE
C3/P2 : CANADA PLACE
C4 : SUTTON PLACE / ROBSON STREET
C5 : CENTURY PLAZA
C6 GRANVILLE ISLAND
C7 : YALETOWN
C8 : PARQ CASINO
C9 : SCIENCE WORLD
C10/P19 : CHINATOWN

Park Route

Choose your own adventure  through Vancouver's natural wonders with the PARK Route of our Hop-On, Hop-Off Sightseeing Tour.  Whatever your style, this tour is sure to bring out your inner tree-hugger!

ADULT

from C$49

CHILD

from C$25

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PARK ROUTE

Your journey begins with a winding escape through the temperate rainforests of Stanley Park and along the sparkling coastline of English Bay. Next, discover the vibrant history of the city with a trip to Vanier Park, home to the Museum of Vancouver, the Vancouver Maritime Museum, the City of Vancouver Archives, and the H.R. MacMillan Space Centre. Finally, browse the colourful indoor markets at Granville Island where you can grab a bite to eat at one of the many eateries (fresh, locally-caught fish and chips, anyone?) or simply take in the spectacular ocean views of False Creek with a cup of coffee. Whatever your style, this tour is sure to bring out your inner tree-hugger!

ESCAPE THE CITY

Join the tour at one of the stops in the heart of Vancouver. Our PARK Route includes city stops like Gastown, Canada Place, Robson Street, and Coal Harbour. Wherever you're staying,  you'll find us close by and we'll whisk you away to a natural retreat through the city's best parks and beaches.

GRANVILLE ISLAND + VANIER PARK

STOP #P14 - Granville Island Bus Loop
Staff pick! Be sure to check out the the Granville Island Public Market  and the art galleries within Emily Carr University while you're here!

RETURN TO DOWNTOWN

Our PARK Route ends where it began: the historic neighbourhood of Gastown. Along the way, you'll see iconic landmarks like the Vancouver Public Library, BC Place and Rogers Arena, and the Millennium Gate in Chinatown before returning to the cobbled streets of Maple Tree Square.

STOP #P16 - Library Square
You can't miss this iconic building! Inspired by the Colosseum in Rome, the Vancouver Public Library was built in the early nineties and now holds 1.3 million books!


STOP #P17 - Sports District and Sandman City Centre Hotel
Root for the home team with a trip to the BC Sports Hall of Fame or tour BC Place and Rogers Arena.


CITY Route

If urban exploration is more your style, the CITY Route of our Hop-On, Hop-Off Sightseeing Pass is the perfect way to experience all of the hustle and bustle of downtown Vancouver.

ADULT

from C$39

CHILD

from C$20

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CITY ROUTE

If urban exploration is more your style, the CITY Route of our Hop-On, Hop-Off Sightseeing Pass is the perfect way to experience all of the hustle and bustle of downtown Vancouver. Centred in the city's core, your stops will include cultural highlights such as Yaletown, Davie Street, and the city's historic Chinatown. Entertain your inquisitive side at Science World, or your inner athlete at the Olympic Village and the Sports District. All of the stops on our CITY Route are handpicked to showcase the excitement of life in downtown Vancouver, rich in diverse culture and West Coast charm.

Summer Pass

Travelling on or after May 1, 2019? Explore Vancouver with our Classic Pass. If you're traveling on or before April 30, view our Spring Passes.

Classic Pass

This pass combines both the PARK Route and the CITY Route, giving you the freedom to mix-and-match your favourite stops.

ADULT

from C$59

CHILD

from C$30

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CLASSIC PASS

Our CLASSIC Pass is a fun and flexible way to see the best of Vancouver! This ticket gives you unlimited access to all of the highlights and stops available on both the CITY and PARK Routes —a total of 28 stops!

PARK ROUTE
(First tour starts at 9:05am, last pick-ups of the day start at 3:05pm)

C1/P1 : GASTOWN
C3/P2 : CANADA PLACE
P3 : PINNACLE HOTEL VANCOUVER HARBOURFRONT
P4 : ROBSON SHOPPING DISTRICT / BLUE HORIZON HOTEL
P5 : COAL HARBOUR / WESTIN BAYSHORE HOTEL (closed for the season) 
P6 : STANLEY PARK PAVILION / MINIATURE RAILROAD
P7 : VANCOUVER AQUARIUM / STANLEY PARK HORSE-DRAWN TOURS
P8 : TOTEM POLES
P9 : PROSPECT POINT
P10 : FERGUSON POINT
P11 : SECOND BEACH
P12 : ENGLISH BAY BEACH
P13 : AQUATIC CENTRE/FALSE CREEK FERRIES
P14 : GRANVILLE ISLAND BUS LOOP
P16 : ENTERTAINMENT DISTRICT
P17 : LIBRARY SQUARE
P18 : SPORTS DISTRICT /SANDMAN CITY CENTRE HOTEL
C13/P19 : CHINATOWN

CITY ROUTE
(First tour starts at 9:25am, last pick-ups of the day start at 3:25pm)

C1/P1 : GASTOWN
C2 : ART GALLERY / PACIFIC CENTRE
C3/P2 : CANADA PLACE
C4 : SUTTON PLACE / ROBSON STREET
C5 : CENTURY PLAZA
C6 : GRANVILLE ISLAND BUS LOOP
C7 : YALETOWN
C8 : PARQ CASINO
C9 : SCIENCE WORLD
C10/P18 : CHINATOWN

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MULTILINGUAL COMMENTARY

Every bus is equipped with theatrical, GPS-triggered commentary in English, French, Spanish, German, Korean, Japanese and Mandarin. Feel free to use your personal headphones for our multilingual service.


Chaque autobus, à toit vitré, est équipé de commentaires théatraux, déclenchés par GPS en anglais, français, espanol, allemand, coréen, japonais et mandarin. N'hésitez pas à utiliser vos écouteurs personnels pour notre service multilingue.

Cada autobús descubierto está equipado con comentarios informativos, activados por GPS en inglés, francés, español, alemán, coreano, japonés y mandarín. Puedes hacer uso de tus propios audifonos para escuchar nuestro comentario en diferentes idiomas.

Alle offenen Doppeldeckerbusse sind mit einem GPS gesteuerten Audiosystem ausgestattet und bieten Moderation in Englisch, Franzoesisch, Spanisch, Deutsch, Koreanisch, Japanisch und Mandarin. Fühlen Sie sich frei, Ihre persönlichen Kopfhörer für unseren mehrsprachigen Service zu verwenden.

모든 Clear-Top 버스에는 영어, 프랑스어, 스페인어, 독일어, 한국어, 일본어 및 만다린으로 GPS 트리거 해설 기능이 있습니다. 다국어 서비스를 위해 개인 헤드폰을 사용해보십시오.

クリアトップ バスには、GPSと連動して観光スポットに合わせた適切な音声ガイド(英語、フランス語、スペイン語、ドイツ語、韓国語、日本語、中国語)が装備されています。 私たちの多言語サービスには、あなたのパーソナルヘッドホンを自由に使用してください。

每辆Clear-Top巴士都配备英语,法语,西班牙语,德语,韩语,日语和普通话的GPS触发式评论. 随意将我们的个人耳机用于我们的多语言服务。

MULTILINGUAL COMMENTARY

Every bus is equipped with theatrical, GPS-triggered commentary in English, French, Spanish, German, Korean, Japanese and Mandarin. Feel free to use your personal headphones for our multilingual service.


Chaque autobus, à toit vitré, est équipé de commentaires théatraux, déclenchés par GPS en anglais, français, espanol, allemand, coréen, japonais et mandarin. N'hésitez pas à utiliser vos écouteurs personnels pour notre service multilingue.

Cada autobús descubierto está equipado con comentarios informativos, activados por GPS en inglés, francés, español, alemán, coreano, japonés y mandarín. Puedes hacer uso de tus propios audifonos para escuchar nuestro comentario en diferentes idiomas.

Alle offenen Doppeldeckerbusse sind mit einem GPS gesteuerten Audiosystem ausgestattet und bieten Moderation in Englisch, Franzoesisch, Spanisch, Deutsch, Koreanisch, Japanisch und Mandarin. Fühlen Sie sich frei, Ihre persönlichen Kopfhörer für unseren mehrsprachigen Service zu verwenden.

모든 Clear-Top 버스에는 영어, 프랑스어, 스페인어, 독일어, 한국어, 일본어 및 만다린으로 GPS 트리거 해설 기능이 있습니다. 다국어 서비스를 위해 개인 헤드폰을 사용해보십시오.

クリアトップ バスには、GPSと連動して観光スポットに合わせた適切な音声ガイド(英語、フランス語、スペイン語、ドイツ語、韓国語、日本語、中国語)が装備されています。 私たちの多言語サービスには、あなたのパーソナルヘッドホンを自由に使用してください。

每辆Clear-Top巴士都配备英语,法语,西班牙语,德语,韩语,日语和普通话的GPS触发式评论. 随意将我们的个人耳机用于我们的多语言服务。

Where's My Bus?

Find out when your next bus is with our live, interactive map. The route is updated in real-time with GPS data from each of our buses. It also works on mobile so you can plan your trip on the go. Stay for that extra cup of coffee and take your time — you'll always know where we are in the city!

Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I start the Hop-On, Hop-Off tour?
You are welcome to start your Hop-On, Hop-Off at any of our CITY Route or PARK Route stops depending on your purchased ticket
Do I need to book in advance?
All Tours and Hop On, Hop-off services require a reservation.
Does the Hop-On, Hop-Off tour include entrance to any of the attractions?
No, attractions must be purchased separately. See attractions. Certain Hop-On, Hop-Off bundles do include specific attractions. Additional attractions will cost extra.
Is there commentary in my language?
Full commentary in English, French, Spanish, German, Japanese, Korean & Mandarin on the clear top convertible Hop-On, Hop-Off busses. Enjoy live commentary in English onboard the San Francisco-style Trolleys. Both bus types (clear top and trolley) will be travelling on all routes.
What do you mean by San Francisco-style Trolleys?
We have a fleet of trolley-style vehicles that travel the Hop-On, Hop-Off routes along with the convertible clear-top buses. Trolleys are also knows as Streetcars or tram. However in our case, our Trolleys have wheels and a gasoline engine instead of travelling on an electric rail system.
What do you mean by convertible clear-top buses?
We have installed clear roofs on our open-top buses to allow for stunning views when it’s raining. When the weather is sunny, the roofs come off! In the summer, there is no better way to see the city and park – looking up at the skyscrapers and giant cedars. We promise, you won’t forget it!
What does it mean to have a 24-Hour Pass?
To give you the most out of your Pass, we have based the service on the number of hours instead of the day. If you Hop-On at 3:00 pm, then your ticket is valid until 2:59 pm the next day!
What is the bus frequency at each stop?
In the summer season, our scheduled frequency is every 20 minutes. In the winter season, our scheduled frequency is every 60 minutes. Schedule is subject to change without notice. For the latest information, please contact us at 604-451-1600.
Your pricing is for Adults and Children. What age ranges are they applicable for?
An adult is considered as anyone over the age of 13. Children are aged 3-12 years, and infants and toddlers under 3 are free on all services
Do you offer tours in my language?
Our guided tours are conducted entirely in English; however, our Hop-On, Hop Off tours offer recorded commentary in English, French, Spanish, German, Korean, Japanese and Mandarin.
Are the tours wheelchair accessible?
For our Guided Tours, we do offer wheelchair buses that are available on request. Please note that our lifts are only able to accommodate manual wheelchairs. If you require a wheelchair accessible bus, please call 604-451-1600 to request availability.For our Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour, we can only accommodate fold-able wheelchairs. Guests on our Hop-On. Hop-Off Tour will have to climb the steps of the bus to a seat. No wheelchair specific buses are available on our Hop-On. Hop-Off Tour.
Do you allow pets on the bus?
With the exception of registered service dogs, no pets are allowed on board.
What are the hours of operation for the Hop-On, Hop-Off?
The current operation hours are:
CITY Route: First tour starts at 9:25am, last pick-ups of the day start at 3:25pm
PARK Route: First tour starts at 9:05am, last pick-ups of the day start at 3:05pm
Are children allowed to travel by themselves?

No, at least 1 adult must book and travel with any children under the age of 12.