Washington DC Night Tour
Important Information
Where and when do tours start?

Our Night Tour runs every evening at 7:00 pm Thursday - Sunday beginning from Stop #1: L'Enfant Plaza.
The Night Tour takes approximately 90 minutes and is not a hop-on, hop-off tour.

Look for a team member with a Big Bus logo at to redeem your voucher before boarding. It is best to show up early beginning at 6:30. Our staff will line you up with other guests and load everyone up top accordingly in order. The tour leaves promptly at 7:00pm. If you show up at 7:01 pm you will miss the departure

On which days does the tour operate?

Big Bus Tours Washington DC Night Tour currently runs Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Occasionally, service may be affected by roadworks, city events, poor weather and other unpredictable circumstances.

The Big Bus Night Tour does not operate on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve or Christmas Day, or New Years eve.

Do I need to specify a date for travel?

If you have booked onto a specific date for the Night Tour, this is when we expect you to arrive. If you do need to change your Tour date please contact us on https://www.bigbustours.com/ using the chat function. Remember though, your Night Tour ticket can be used anytime within 6 months after purchase.

What is the child ticketing policy?

Child tickets are available for children aged between 3 and 12 years. Children aged 2 years and under may travel free of charge. Children aged 12 years and under must be accompanied by an adult. Strollers and pushchairs must be folded and stowed on the lower deck.

What is the food and drink policy?

No food or alcohol is permitted on board the bus. Please feel welcome to bring non-alcoholic drinks in screw-top bottles.


Big Bus operates wheelchair accessible vehicles that can accommodate a weight up to 650 pounds. Please be advised that the upper deck on our entire fleet in Washington DC is not wheelchair accessible. Passengers with mobility requirements may not be able to access the upper deck of our buses. Big Bus cannot guarantee the accessibility of the various attractions along the tour.


To request a refund please follow the below instructions:

Please email your request to: refunds@bigbustours.com

Please include the following details:

Customer name
Customer email address
Date of sale
Booking Reference Number
The reason for requesting refund - please provide as much information as possible.


Washington DC becomes even more beautiful after the sun sets. Join us on our 2-hour fully-narrated Night Tour to discover the nation's capital from a whole new perspective.

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