See the Irish capital by open-top double decker bus. City Sightseeing Dublin lets you explore 2 routes for 24 or 48 hours.

• Visit the Guinness Storehouse, Dublin Zoo and more.

• 2 kids (3-12 years) travel free with every paying adult.

• Get a selection of city discounts with your ticket.

• Book Now, tickets are sent immediately by email.

Details

About The City Sightseeing Dublin Tour:

The City Sightseeing Dublin tour is a fun and convenient way to discover the Irish capital's top attractions. With 30+ hop-on hop-off stops spread out across 2 routes there's little you won't see from the seat of your modern open-top double decker bus. Tickets can be booked with either 24 or 48 hour validity, giving you plenty of time to explore at a pace which suits you.

All buses are fitted with digital audio guides while certain departures feature a live English speaking guide. Audio guide languages are listed above.


Important Update: All 48-hour tickets dated April 21st to October 31st (2017) will now include the 'City By Night' bus tour. Click here for full details regarding the night bus tour.


Season:

  • All Year Round.

Commentary:

  • Digital Audio: English, Gaeilge, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Japanese and Russian.
  • Live Guides: Certain departures feature a live English-speaking guide.

Departure Points:


Dublin Sightseeing Routes:

Red Route: Explore the highlights of the city centre and visit Guinness Storehouse, Kilmainham Gaol, Dublin Zoo plus much more.

  • Tour Times / Frequency: 09:00 to 14:00 (every 10 minutes) then 14:00 to 17:00 (every 15 minutes).
  • Duration: 90 Minutes.

Blue Route: Take a northward journey towards the Jameson Distillery, Glasnevin Cemetery and Croke Park Stadium.

  • Tour Times / Frequency: 09:00 to 17:00 (every 30 minutes).
  • Duration: 120 Minutes.

Free 1916 Walking Tour:

Available when you book two adult tickets, City Sightseeing Dublin offer visitors the chance to embark on a historical 1916 Dublin walking tour. In the company of a knowledgeable local guide you'll explore the sites, causes and aftermath of the independence struggle as it played out in the capital. Note that these are only conducted during the summer.

  • Departure Point: Dublin Visitor Centre (17 Lower O’Connell Street).

Other Ticket Holder Benefits:

  • 2x1 meal deals and drink specials.
  • Free pint of beer at Brannigan's Bar.
  • Free pint of Guinness in Nancy Hands traditional Irish pub.
  • 2x1: Boxty House, The Shack Restaurant, Pacino's Restaurant.
  • Aviva Stadium buy 1 get one free.
  • Glasnevin Cemetery €2 off entry.
  • Dublin Zoo €2 off entry.
  • Dublin Wax Museum €1 off entry.
  • Christ Church Cathedral €1 entry.
  • Discount on a full Irish breakfast at Dublin Citi Hotel and Trinity Bar until 11:30.

Itinerary

Dublin Blue Route | Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Stops:

  • 1, 13 Upper O'Connell Street.
  • 1b, Abbey Street.
  • 2b, Abbey Theatre.
  • 3, Nassau Street.
  • 3b, EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum.
  • 4, Leinster Street.
  • 5, National Gallery of Ireland.
  • 6, Merrion Square.
  • 7, Dawson Street.
  • 7a, Pearse Street.
  • 8, College Green (Irish Whiskey Museum & Dublin Visitor Centre).
  • 9, Dame Street / Temple Bar.
  • 10, Dublin Castle.
  • 11, Christ Church Cathedral.
  • 12, St. Patrick's Cathedral.
  • 12a, Teeling Whiskey Distillery.
  • 13, High Street.
  • 14, Guinness Storehouse.
  • 15, Royal Hospital Kilmainham.
  • 16, Kilmainham Gaol.
  • 17, Heuston Station.
  • 20, National Museum of Decorative Arts & History.
  • 21, St. Michan's Crypt.
  • 21a, Smithfield.
  • 21b, St. Michan's Church.
  • 21c, Constitution Hill.
  • 21d, Brian Boru Pub.
  • 21e, Glasnevin Cemetery.
  • 21g, Mountjoy Square.
  • 24, Croke Park.

Dublin Red Route | Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Stops:

  • 1, 13 Upper O'Connell Street.
  • 3, Nassau Street.
  • 4, Leinster Street.
  • 5, National Gallery of Ireland.
  • 6, Merrion Square.
  • 7, Dawson Street.
  • 7a, Pearse Street.
  • 8, College Green (Irish Whiskey Museum & Dublin Visitor Centre).
  • 9, Dame Street / Temple Bar.
  • 10, Dublin Castle.
  • 11, Christ Church Cathedral.
  • 12, St. Patrick's Cathedral.
  • 13, High Street.
  • 14, Guinness Storehouse.
  • 15, Royal Hospital Kilmainham.
  • 16, Kilmainham Gaol.
  • 17, Heuston Station.
  • 18, Parkgate Street.
  • 19, Phoenix Park.
  • 19a, Parkgate Street.
  • 20, National Museum of Decorative Arts & History.
  • 21, St. Michan's Crypt.
  • 21a, Smithfield.
  • 22, Bachelor's Walk.
  • 23, Parnell Square.

Select your ticket type(s)

Helpful ticket usage instructions are listed below.

Important Information & Usage instructions

• For every full paying adult two children (3-12) travel free, up to a maximum of 2 children.

• Note that students and seniors may be asked to present a valid form of ID when collecting their ticket from the tour staff. Valid international IDs are accepted.

Print off the ticket voucher you receive from this site and present it to a member of the City Sightseeing Dublin tour staff at any stop (see Download Tab).

Map

City Sightseeing Dublin | Bus Tour Map

You can start the City Sightseeing Dublin tour at any of the stops listed in this download.

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