Hop-on Hop-off Bournemouth Open Top Bus Tour

  • Explore Bournemouth, Pool and Sandbanks
  • 24 or 48 hour hop-on, hop-off open top bus tour
  • See Poole Harbour and Poole Quay
  • Audio guide available
  • A hop-on hop-off open top bus tour of Bournemouth, Poole and Sandbanks
    Ticket valid for 24 or 48 hours from the moment you board the bus
    70 minute cruise around Poole Harbour with Live Commentary (when purchased)
    Important Information
    Hop-on Hop-off Days of Operations:

    26th March 2022 until 30th October 2022.

    Click here for bus map & timetable

    Please note:

    Poole Quay is closed from 6pm every Tuesday, therefore a diversion will be in place on these evenings.


    Visit the beautiful coastal resort town of Bournemouth and neighbouring Poole. Located on the south coast of England the area is known to have a unique microclimate ideal for exploring on board an open top bus.

    Your 24 or 48 hour hop-on, hop-off bus ticket will ensure you get to explore the area with comfort and ease. Sit back and let your driver do the hard work as you are taken on a journey around the must-see sights of Bournemouth, Poole and the famous peninsular Sandbanks whilst entertained by the onboard commentary.

    Hop off at any one of the 24 stops on route to take a closer look. Check out Poole harbour, the largest natural harbour in Europe, with rich maritime history, award winning beaches and lush green gardens it is a town you’ll love to discover.

    Click here for bus map

    Why not add a 70min cruise trip?

    Take a cruise around Europe's largest natural harbor, home to the town of Poole, the golden beaches of Sandbanks and Brownsea Island. From either open deck seating or comfortable saloon you will see stunning views of the exceptional landscape that surrounds it. Your 70 minute trip will start on charming Poole Quay with its old buildings and buzzing atmosphere.

    Next you will go past Brownsea Island, home to wildlife and picturesque Brownsea Castle, built to protect against French invasions. After that comes the Sandbanks Peninsula and the luxurious houses of the ‘Golden Mile’.

    Then you will tour the great natural expanse of the harbor and the remaining islands: Green, Furzey, Long and Round. Fronting onto beautiful scenery it helped inspire classics like Lord of the Rings and Gulliver's Travel.

    Hop-on Hop-off Bournemouth Open Top Bus Tour
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