Rome Hop-On Hop-Off Tours

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

Hop-on hop-off Rome tours

One of the world’s most beloved tourist destinations, Rome’s timeless architecture lives on to tell the tale of its glorious past. The Eternal City boasts artistic and historic gems like the Colosseum, Trevi Fountain, and more. Safe to say, you have quite a bit to see. However, navigating the city can be expensive and overwhelming for a new visitor. To make this easier, choose hop-on hop-off Rome tours with stops catering to all major Roman attractions.

What makes hop-on hop-off tours unique is that you are in control of your itinerary, sans the worry of logistics. Plan your route with the easy-to-use maps, or hop off at any attraction, explore, and get back on. Hop-on hop-off Rome tours offer the ultimate hassle-free sightseeing experience in Rome that is comfortable, and even informative with audio guide inclusions. 

Why take the hop-on hop-off Rome tours?

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  • Explore top attractions: Connect to Rome's iconic sights like the Colosseum, Pantheon, Trevi Fountain, Borghese Gallery, and Vatican with a single ticket.
  • Worry less, explore more: Get dropped off close to the landmark, explore at ease, and hop back on when done. Bid adieu to elaborate planning or understanding of Roman public transportation or expensive cabs.
  • Informative rides: The multi-lingual audio guides (often with complimentary earphones) give you interesting facts about the places you pass by, offering an immersive Roman experience. Don’t be surprised if you find kids commentary as well. 
  • Real-time updates: Looking for bus timings and stops? Just download the operator’s app, live-track your buses, and find everything you need to know.
  • Unlimited hops, ultimate flexibility: There is no cap on the number of times you can hop on and off a bus. Take a full loop without getting off or create an itinerary to suit your tastes, hop-on hop-off Rome tours accommodate it all!
  • Rome Hop-on hop-off boat tours: Rome has the distinction of hop-on hop-off boat services which is a different experience in itself. Get on and off the cruise as you pass by beautiful scenes of the ancient city. 
  • Dual-brand services: Some tickets are valid on two or three service operators, significantly improving the frequency of connections. This is another exclusive feature of the hop-on hop-off Rome tours. Read the ticket description for more details.

Rome hop-on hop-off routes & timings

Big Bus
I Love Rome
Green Line
City Sightseeing
Rome 24-Hour Hop-On Hop-Off Boat Tour

Explore the best of Rome at your own pace with the 24/48/72-hour Big Bus tours operating along two routes. Hop on and off at any of the 8 popular stops, near famed attractions like the Colosseum and Pantheon. The open-top buses, ideal for sightseeing, have multi-lingual audio guides.

9am - 7pm (Red route, from Rome Termini)
Every 14 minutes (Red route)
Approximately 1 hour 30 minutes

15+ attractions covered

Big Bus Rome

Explore Rome in style with I Love Rome pink double-decker buses, offering 1-run, 1-day, and 24/48/72-hour ticket options. With 8 stops, visit all major attractions like the Colosseum, Vatican, and Spanish Steps. 

8:30am to 6:40pm (From Stop 1: Termini Station; March 15th to October) 8:30am to 5:45pm (From Stop 1: Termini Station; November to March 14th)
Every 10 to 15 minutes

20+ attractions covered

I Love Rome double-decker buses

Enjoy 360-degree views of the city's iconic sights aboard an open-top double-decker bus, covering 15 stops across 3 lines. Choose from 3-stop, 1-day, or 24/48/72-hour tickets to hop on and off at landmarks like Villa Borghese and the Colosseum. 

9am - 6:30pm (Green route, from Terminal 1A); 11:30am - 4:10pm (Blue Route, from Terminal 1B); 12pm and 2:10pm (Orange Route: Terminal 1B)
Every 15 to 20 minutes (Green route); Every 2 hours (Blue route); Every 2 hours (Orange route)

20+ attractions

Green Line Buses in Rome

Choose from City Sightseeing's hop-on hop-off tour's 1-day or flexible 24/48/72-hour passes, covering over 11 stops. Hop on the open-top, double-decker buses, and tune in to the audio guide available in 8 languages while staying connected with free onboard WiFi.

9am - 7pm (from Piazza dei Cinquecento)
Every 15 minutes
1 hour 30 minutes

10+ attractions covered

City Sightseeing Rome

Make your Rome journey even more interesting with the Rome 24-hour hop-on hop-off boat tour along the Tiber River. Catering to 4 stops in the heart of the Roman city, the journey offers a unique perspective of the city and also has useful inclusions like audio guides.

10am to 6pm (From Isola Tiberina; April 1 to October 31)
Every 30 minutes

10+ attractions covered

Rome 24-Hour Hop-On Hop-Off Boat Tour

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Frequently asked questions about hop-on hop-off Rome tours

Can you join the Rome hop-on hop-off tour at any stop?

Yes, you can get on and off at any stop during a Rome hop-on-hop-off tour.

How much does hop-on hop-off tours cost in Rome?

The cost of a hop-on-hop-off bus tour in Rome can vary depending on the provider, the duration of the ticket (usually available for 24, 48, or 72 hours), and any additional features or inclusions such as guided tours, audio guides, or entrance tickets to attractions. The tickets start from €16 goes up to €149 .

Are the hop-on hop-off Rome tours child-friendly?

Yes, Rome hop-on hop-off bus tours are child-friendly. Depending on the tour operator, discounted rates are available for children within certain age brackets.

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

The frequency of hop-on hop-off buses in Rome can vary depending on factors such as the time of day, traffic conditions, tour operator, and the specific route being operated. Rome hop-on hop-off tours generally run at a frequency of 10 to 20 minutes.

Are there audio guides on the hop-on hop-off Rome tours?

Yes, most of our Rome hop-on hop-off tours offer audio guides onboard. These audio guides provide commentary in multiple languages, allowing passengers to learn about the landmarks and attractions they are passing by. The audio guides typically cover historical information, interesting facts, and other insights about the sights along the route.

Are Rome's hop-on hop-off bus tours accessibility-friendly?

Yes, the hop-on hop-off tours in Rome are accessibility-friendly for wheelchair users. There is usually a designated wheelchair space and ramps for alighting and deboarding. However, we recommend checking ticket description for more specific information as it can vary with the operator.

Are hop-on hop-off Rome tours pet-friendly?

Pet policy varies with the operator. Some operators allow small animals that are kept in proper carriers or leash/muzzle. Others restrict pets from riding on these buses due to safety and hygiene reasons.

Are there any restrooms or food options available during the Rome hop-on hop-off bus tours?

While there are no restrooms or food available on the bus, you can use the facilities available at any of the attractions you stop at.

Can I carry any luggage on the Rome hop-on hop-off bus tour?

You can typically bring small carry-on luggage or backpacks onto Rome hop-on hop-off bus tours. However, larger luggage such as suitcases may not be allowed due to limited space and safety considerations.

Do Rome’ hop-on hop-off buses have hotel pickups?

No, hop-on-hop-off tours don't include hotel pick ups.