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Big Bus Service Alert

Big Bus will be closed on Saturday, March 23rd due the severe weather forecast. Tours will resume Sunday, March 24th.

Easter Sunday Schedule Changes

Big Bus will be operating from 9:30 AM to 3:00 PM on Easter Sunday with tours departing every 45 minutes.

Stops 22-24 Reopened

Effective 3/17, Stops 22-24 are reopened.

Big Bus Schedule Update

Beginning Saturday, March 16th, operating hours are as follows: Monday-Sunday – 9:30AM-4:30PM (final tour departs Stop 1 at 4:30PM) Frequency: Every 45 Minutes (30 minutes on Saturdays)  

Service Alert – Stops 25-26

Tour Stops 25 and 26 will be inaccessible until further notice due to construction.

Tour Alert

PTW reserves the right to cancel or change times for any/all tour products. Notification attempts will be made. PTW does not control hours/availability of any/all attractions/displays.

Maggiano’s Promotion

Present a valid Big Bus, Philly by Night, or Holiday Tour ticket/voucher (food items only) for a 10% maximum discount per check. 1201 Filbert Street, Philadelphia, PA. 215-567-2020  

Temporary Stop Re locations #17 & #22

Until further notice: Stop #17 for the Franklin Institute is temporarily re-located to the NW corner of 20th & Race Sts. & Stop #22 for South St is temporarily re-located to 2nd & Pine Sts at the Headhouse.

Service Alert – Fairmount Park Loop

Until further notice, the Fairmount Park Loop (marked in red on the map) servicing Stops 13 and 14 will not be operating.

Philly By Night-Private Tour Available Now

Private Philly by Night Tours for groups are available year round. Please call 215-389-8687.

76 Carriage Update

We will continue to provide updates regarding our carriage operation as we approach the restart date. In the interim, we are offering FranklinMobile Electric Touring Cars at 6th and Market.

Service Alert

In an effort to maintain a high level of service and frequent departures as we recover from the COVID-19 Pandemic, Big Bus Tours and CitySightseeing Philadelphia have temporarily arranged to operate Hop-on Hop-off tours in conjunction. Any Big Bus/Philadelphia Trolley Works Hop-on Hop-off customers will be permitted to board CitySightseeing tour buses at any stop. […]