Madrid Explore

Hop on a Madrid Big Bus Tour and enjoy the sights with our 48hr Explore ticket.

2 Day Hop-on, Hop-off
Live Guide
Important Information
Is there a commentary available in my language?

Live Guided in two languages; English & Spanish.

Where can I start the tour?

You can start the tour from any stop, preferably the nearest one to you and exchange your voucher for a ticket.

What can I see and visit?

Main Monuments and attractions in Madrid: Plaza Colon, Calle Velazquez, Plaza de Cibeles, Gran Via, Plaza de Espana, Hotel RIU, The Royal Palace, Almudena Cathedral, Temple of Debod and Plaza Neptuno.

Do tours operate daily?

Yes, our bus tours operate daily. On any bank holidays and in any weather. 365 days per year.

How long does the tour take?

Our complete tour lasts approximately 90 minutes with a 30 min frequency. Our route operates between 9.30am and 8.50pm. To complete the full tour back to your starting point, you must board the bus before 7.30pm, as after this time, the route ends at Neptuno.

Please note that tour duration is subject to traffic and road closures.

Where can I buy my ticket?

You can buy your tickets online from official Big Bus Tours website and partners, from our staff on board the buses at each of our official hop-on, hop-off stops, as well as from all our local partners such as official kiosks, souvenir shops, hotel receptions distributed throughout the city centre.

Are child tickets available?

Yes. Child tickets are available for children between the ages of 5–15. Children under 4 may travel free of charge but must sit on their caregiver's lap when the service is full. Buggies and pushchairs must be stowed on the lower deck. All children under 15 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

Are the buses wheelchair accessible?

Yes, 50% of our bus fleet is wheelchair accessible. Please contact us for further information.


To request a refund, get in touch by downloading the Big Bus Tours App or using the enquiry form at


Our 48hr sightseeing tour of Madrid allows you to hop on and hop off wherever and whenever you choose, so you can really get to know this fascinating city! Enjoy the live guided commentary as you marvel at the sights around the city from the top deck. We'll take you past the must-see places including the Royal Palace, Temple of Debod and Plaza Neptuno.

Madrid Explore
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