Kiel Hop On Hop Off Bus Tours

All top attractions covered
All top attractions covered
Regular schedule. Unlimited rides
Regular schedule. Unlimited rides
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Last minute availability. Instant confirmation

Kiel Hop On Hop Off Bus Tours

Kiel, a charming port city nestled along the picturesque shores of the Baltic Sea, beckons travelers with its maritime history, cultural treasures, and vibrant ambiance. With a wealth of attractions like the iconic Kiel Canal, the historic Holstenstrasse, and the mesmerizing Kiellinie waterfront promenade, there's no shortage of wonders to explore. Embark on a Hop-On-Hop-Off bus tour to grasp the essence of Kiel's allure. These tours provide a convenient and immersive way to discover the city's hidden gems and iconic landmarks. Whether you're a maritime enthusiast, a history buff, or simply seeking breathtaking views, this tour offers it all. Join us as we uncover Kiel's secrets, one stop at a time, and make your visit unforgettable through the captivating city. Continue reading to plan your perfect Kiel adventure.

Why Choose Kiel Hop On Hop Off Bus Tours?

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  • Effortless Exploration: Explore Kiel's top attractions with ease, as the bus conveniently stops at key locations throughout the city.
  • Expert Commentary: Benefit from informative commentary that unveils Kiel's rich history and culture.
  • Flexible Itinerary: Create your schedule, hopping on and off at your leisure to spend more time at places that captivate you.
  • Panoramic Views: Enjoy stunning panoramic views from the open-top bus showcasing Kiel's beautiful waterfront and landscapes.
  • Local Insights: Gain local insights and tips from knowledgeable guides, enhancing your understanding of the city's hidden gems.
  • Value for Money: Maximize your visit by covering multiple attractions in a single tour, saving time and money.

Kiel Hop On Hop Off Bus Tour Timetable

Kiel Hop-On Hop-Off

Timings: 10:45 AM to 4 PM

Frequency: 10-15 minutes

Tour Duration: 75 minutes

Kiel Hop On Hop Off Bus Tour Route

Cityscape of Kiel

There's only one route that the Kiel Hop On Hop Off Bus Tour embarks upon. This is known as the Red Route and consists of around eight stops. These stops include Universität – Rankestraße, Hbf Kiel (Wasserseite), Schwedenkai and Ostseekai – Schiffahrtsmuseum.

Highlights of the Kiel Hop On Hop Off Bus Tour

Hbf Kiel

Hbf Kiel

Kiel's central train station, Hbf Kiel, welcomes travelers with modern facilities and easy access to the city's vibrant heart. It is a convenient starting point for exploring Kiel's attractions and beyond.

The port of Kiel in Spring


Schwedenkai, a lively ferry terminal, offers a maritime spectacle with cruise ships and ferries. Its bustling atmosphere and stunning harbor views make it a perfect spot for a stroll or people-watching.

Maritime Museum Kiel

Ostseekai – Schiffahrtmuseum

At Ostseekai, the Maritime Museum takes you on a captivating journey through Kiel's seafaring past. Explore maritime exhibits, and if you're lucky, witness majestic cruise ships berthing just outside.

Reventloubrucke bridge Kiel

Reventloubrucke – Landtag

The Reventloubrucke bridge connects to the Schleswig-Holstein Landtag, where state politics come to life. Admire its architecture and, if timing permits, attend sessions to witness regional governance in action.

Nord Ostsee Kanal Kiel

Nord-Ostee-Kanal (NOK) Schleuse

Discover the engineering marvel of the NOK lock system. It facilitates the passage of vessels between the Baltic and North Seas, offering a close-up look at maritime trade and transit.

NOK Kanalfahre

NOK Kanalfahre

The NOK canal ferry provides a unique perspective on the Kiel Canal. Sail alongside massive ships as you traverse the waterway, offering fantastic photo opportunities and a deep appreciation for this vital transportation link.

Holtenau Lighthouse in Kiel


Holtenau, at the canal's entrance, is a picturesque district known for its scenic beauty and waterfront dining. Explore the historic Holtenau lighthouse and soak in the maritime ambiance of this charming area.

Kiel University

Universitat – Rankestraße

The University at Rankestraße is a thriving academic hub, contributing to Kiel's intellectual vibrancy. It hosts cultural events, lectures, and seminars that enrich the city's cultural and educational landscape.

Hop On Hop Off Kiel Visitor Tips and Guidelines

  • Arrive early to secure a seat and make the most of your day.
  • Listen to informative commentary to learn about Kiel.
  • Bring sunscreen and sunglasses for sun protection.
  • Dress comfortably and wear suitable shoes.
  • Check the bus schedule and timetables to manage your time.
  • Keep your tickets easily accessible when boarding.
  • Respect fellow passengers by maintaining decorum.
  • Carry water and snacks for a quick refreshment.
  • Keep your camera ready for spontaneous photo opportunities.
  • Explore local eateries to savor authentic cuisine.

Frequently Asked Questions About Kiel Hop On Hop Off Bus Tours

Does Kiel have a hop-on hop-off bus tour?

Yes, Kiel has one hop-on hop-off bus tour with around eight stops.

Where can I buy Kiel hop-on hop-off tickets?

You can buy the Kiel Hop-on Hop-off bus tours tickets online.

Are Kiel hop-on hop-off tickets available online?

Yes, Kiel Hop-on Hop-off bus tours tickets are available online.

How much does the hop on hop off bus cost in Kiel?

The Kiel Hop-on Hop-off bus tours tickets starts from €20.

How do hop on hop off buses work in Kiel?

Kiel Hop-on Hop-off bus tours essentially allow you to onboard the bus from any of the route stops and then drop off at any stop to sightsee at your convenience.

How often are the hop-on hop-off buses in Paris?

Kiel Hop-on Hop-off bus tours run with a frequency of 10-15 minutes.

Are there audio guides on the Kiel hop-on hop-off bus tours?

Yes, Kiel Hop-on Hop-off bus tours include an audio guide in 8 languages and live German commentary.

Does Kiel’s hop-on hop-off bus tours have Wi-Fi?

Yes, the Kiel Hop-on Hop-off bus tours also offers free Wi-Fi.