Barcelona hop on hop off Bus Turistic
Barcelona's most popular way to get to know the city. Explore the sights, mountains and beaches of your choice at your own pace with the city's official tourist bus.
With the same ticket you can use three different routes of open double-decker buses. 46 stops cover all major sights and attractions in Barcelona.
On 5 transfer points you can change from one route to the other. For you convenience there are information officers with you on each bus who are happy to answer any special question you might have.
When boarding the bus for the first time you will receive a headset so you can listen to the audio guide in 10 different languages during the ride.
If you decide to visit a place just get off the bus. During high season buses operate on 5 minute intervalls, so just get back on the next bus after your sightseeing stop.
When you are starting your trip you will also receive a discount booklet for additional savings on the attractions along the way.
For a detailed map of the routes and the sights and attractions along the way, please click here.
Bus Turistic prices (Book online for a 10% discount!)
1 day: Adults 27€ 24.30€, Children (4-12 years) 16€ 14.40€
2 days: Adults 35€ 31.50€, Children (4-12 years) 20€ 18.00€
Children under 4 years are travelling for free!
The Barcelona Bus Turistic is the most popular way to explore the city. 45 stops covering the diversity of Barcelona.
After exploring some attractions you might just want to stay on a bus to make a complete round through the city. This takes around two hours on each route.
Insider tip: In summer, we recommend you to bring a bottle of water. Especially if you are traveling for a while on the sunny upper deck.
The Bus Turistic covers the whole of Barcelona with 45 stops on three routes.
While the two main routes (blue and red) are operating throughout the whole year, the shorter green beach route is running from March 30th to November 4th.
Buses are traveling in intervals of 5 to 15 minutes, depending on the season.
Tickets are valid on all three routes and for unlimited stops during one or two consecutive calendar days. Please specify the amount of days at the time of booking.
Things To Bring
Right after booking you will receive a voucher.
With the printed ticket voucher you can board the bus on any stop during the routes.
If you have got the voucher on your mobile please exchange it at the tourist office at Placa Catalunya. Opening hours: Every day from 08.30 to 20.00hrs. To get the 10% discount you will have to book online in advance!
- Information officer on every bus
- Headset for Audio-Guide on the bus
- Languages: Catalan, Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Chinese, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Dutch, Swedish, Finnish, Hebrew (Arabic), Turkish, Arabic
- Booklet for 180 euros of discounts on sights, attractions and restaurants along the way
- Free Wifi on the bus
From 9.00 to 19.00 hrs, in summer until 20.00 hrs. Operating daily except 01/01 and 25/12.