Big Bus Tours Dubai

From a small fishing village to a modern, vibrant city - discover Dubai’s fascinating story.

Welcome to the city that has it all. Hop-on our Dubai bus tour to experience a true fusion of traditional Arabian charm and be wowed by the city's futuristic architecture.

Enjoy panoramic views of Dubai’s dramatic skyline, perfect sandy beaches including the world’s tallest building, hop-off to explore historical souks, forts and palaces and enjoy the ultra-chic dining and ambient nightlife.

With Big Bus Dubai, you’ll taste it all.

With 26 stops on 3 routes (City Tour, Beach Tour, Marina Tour), you will taste it all.

Enjoy breathtaking views of the city’s most prestigious landmarks including the Burj Al Arab, Atlantis Hotel, Burj Khalifa, Dubai Marina as well as the Old Quarter, Dubai Creek, Al Fahidi Fort, the Gold & Spice Souks and much more.

Watch the city come to life on one of our spectacular Panoramic Night Tours, entry to a selection museums and experience the city on foot with a Big Bus tailored walking tour. 


Daily, all year round

Operating Times:

City Tour- Red:

First tour from Stop #1 - 8:50
Last tour from Stop #1 - 18:00

Marina Tour - Blue:

First tour from Stop #27 - 8:50
Last tour from Stop #27 - 18:00

Beach Tour - Green:

First tour from Stop #14 - 9:00
Last tour from Stop #14 - 18:00


  • Red Route: Buses arrive approx. every 20mins
  • Blue Route: Buses arrive approx. every 20mins
  • Green Route: Buses arrive approx. every 15min


  • Red Route: Approx. 2 hours
  • Blue Route: Approx 1 hour 35 minutes
  • Green Route: Approx 1 hour

Disabled Access:

The buses are accessible for wheelchair users.

Please also note that children below the age of 5 travel free of charge.


Each bus includes an informative audio guide in a choice of languages. Tours on the Red Line are now live guided.

Redeeming your e-ticket

You can redeem your printed e-ticket at the Big Bus Customer Service Kiosk

Not Included:

  • Attraction entrance tickets
  • Food & drinks

Walking Tours ( only available on selected tickets)

Al Fahidi Historical District Trek:
Visit Dubai’s old quarter, explore the Batakiya, see the old city wall ruins, get entry to museums and access Al Fahidi Fort, the old Dubai building dating back to 1787.

Heritage Village Walking Tour:
Explore the Heritage Village, an early settlement with preserved buildings, museums & palaces dating back to the 1830s. Villagers survived by pearl diving & fishing.

Arabian Treasures Walking Tour:
Discover hidden treasures and mysteries in this walk of Arabia. Visit a spice souk, a Hindu temple and museums, cross Dubai Creek by Abra and behold the Gold Souk.

Downtown Discovery Walk :
Explore the vibrant district of Downtown Dubai! See Dubai Mall, a hidden souk, a real dinosaur, sharks in an aquarium, the iconic Burj Khalifa and Dubai Fountain.

Discover Dubai's best landmarks and attractions with Big Bus Tours. Your ticket entitles you to explore the city over three different routes, with stops at more than 35 different locations.

Our 3 Dubai Sightseeing Routes

Enjoy the perfect Dubai orientation with our three great sightseeing routes. You can hop-on and off the bus as many times as you like to explore places of interest, discovering everything from the world-famous Burj Al Arab to traditional gold and spice souks.

City Tour - Red Route

You can start your Dubai City Tour (Red Route) at any of our 11 hop-on, hop-off stops. The tour features live, English-speaking guides. Hop off at Stop 1 to change to the Beach Tour (Green Route).

Marina Tour - Blue Route

You can start the Dubai Marina Tour (Blue Route) at any of our 10 hop-on, hop-off stops. The tour features pre-recorded commentary, available in 12 languages. Hop off at Stop 17 to change to the Beach Tour (Green Route).

Beach Tour - Green Route

Hop on our Dubai Beach Tour (Green Route) from any of our 5 hop-on, hop-off stops. The tour features pre-recorded commentary, available in 12 languages. Hop off at Stop 16 to change to the Marina Tour (Blue Route), and Stop 12 to change to the City Tour (Red Route).




  • Three Day Hop-on Hop-off Big Bus Tour
  • Arabian Dhow Cruise
  • Museum Collections- Dubai Museum, Heritage House, Sheikh Saeed al-Maktoums' House, Municipality Museum, Camel Museum, Coin Museum, Horse Museum, Poet Museum and Architectural Museums.
  • Night Tour
  • Walking Tours
  • Marina Cruise
  • Desert Sunset Adventure
  • The Lost Chambers Aqaurium
  • Ambassador Lagoon

Please note:Inclusions are subject to change without notice and alternatives are not available.

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Number of Passengers:

Limited Availability