Tours and Tickets

Vintage London Bus Tour Including Thames Cruise with Optional London Eye provided by Premium Tours - London Tours

Reserve Now & Pay Later

Vintage London Bus Tour Including Thames Cruise with Optional London Eye

COVID-19 update: See the added health and safety measures this experience is taking.Read more
View all photos (54)
Select Date and Travellers
2 adults
Reserve Now & Pay Later
Low Price Guarantee
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
Read more
Updated 19/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 19/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Travel by Routemaster bus and Thames River cruise for the ultimate half-day London sightseeing tour. The vintage double-decker Routemaster bus passes by St. Paul’s Cathedral, Westminster Abbey, Tower of London, and other landmarks, and the short sightseeing Thames River cruise takes in waterside attractions. Afterward, reboard the bus to view Buckingham Palace and the possibly the Changing of the Guard. Upgrade to include the London Eye, Tower of London, or Stonehenge.
  • Hear live commentary from the guide
  • Ideal introduction for people with limited time
  • Open-top double-decker buses run in summer for clear views
  • Have the option to add the London Eye, Tower of London, or Stonehenge upgrades
Important Information
  • Panoramic tour of London by 1960's Vintage bus
  • Thames River cruise
  • London Eye (if upgrade option is selected)
  • Visit Stonehenge (if upgrade option is selected)
  • Local guide
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Show More
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please note: this is an open top bus tour, please be prepared for the possibility of rain. On rare occasions the open top bus may be changed to a closed top bus
  • Please note: the Changing of the Guard only takes place on the morning tour
  • Please note: at time of booking you will need to select between the morning or afternoon departures.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Traveller rating
  • 28
  • 10
  • 6
  • 1
  • 2
Traveller type
Time of year
Popular mentions
Kathy S wrote a review Nov 2019
4 contributions2 helpful votes
Fantastic!!! Guide Gavin was extremely polite, knowledgeable, caring, with many facts and stories. Changing of the guard wonderful. Highly recommend!! Gavin with a G is the absolute best!!!
Read more
Date of experience: November 2019
Sharon F wrote a review Nov 2019
1 contribution
This proved to be a great way to start our London visit. We saw many famous sights. The commentary was interesting, and the double decker bus was fun. The cruise down the Thames was beautiful. I highly recommend this Tour!
Read more
Date of experience: September 2019
Wendy and John wrote a review Nov 2019
2 contributions1 helpful vote
Fantastic and very informative commentary by Lisa and great driving by Mike both who were extremely knowledgeable and welcoming. Great day seeing the sites of London and river cruise.
Read more
Date of experience: November 2019
1 Helpful vote
Stephanie W wrote a review Oct 2019
1 contribution
The bus was great, vintage but still comfortable. The ride seemed very fast and I couldn’t take pictures of many things because as the guide was explaining what it was the driver had already passed it. I think they should actually slow down as they are passing major things such
Read more
Date of experience: October 2019
Ema wrote a review Sep 2019
1 contribution
the tour guide was a female with blond hair I think her name was shnine , she did a great job with her assistant showing us London . Thank you so much
Read more
Date of experience: September 2019
About the operator

Don’t take it from us – here’s what people have to say about this operator.

By: Premium Tours - London Tours
Magical Day!
My son and I visited The Warner Brothers Harry Potter Studio Tour in London in February for my 60th birthday celebr
Read more
Very interesting trip, all in one day
This trip is a great day-trip if you want to see these sites, but don't have many days in London. I bought the tour
Read more
Wonderful Day trip to Paris
My family and I had a wonderful tour from London to Paris. Anna was our guide. She did a great job at explaining al
Read more
Stonehenge, Bath Trip
We Had a really fantastic memorable experience on this trip. Our rep Lisa Bentley made it for us, she was very know
Read more
Bath Stonehenge plus sit down Dinner
Private after hours tour of Stonehenge (up close)👌 Godfrey alone made it 5 🌟 May 20th 2014 repeat 2014
Read more
Excellent 🥳🥳🥳🥳🥳
It was great and so much fun, a trip for the whole family and friends. I would highly recommend this place for chil
Read more
Bobbie Z
Well worth the drive!
My son and I took this tour in March 2020. Stonehenge was on his list of things to see on our trip but wasn't on m
Read more
Great and straight to the point
We booked with premium tours for only the stonehenge tour. We really enjoyed premium tours because the tour company
Read more
Fantastic day trip with awesome guide Gavin!
My husband and I took the Stonehenge/Bath day trip on March 6, and had a fantastic time! We went with Premier Tours
Read more
Greg M
Excellent tour fun for the teenagers and parents
We went on this tour last year April/2019 and were just talking about it this evening. I didn’t write a review at
Read more
Day trip of Stonehenge and Bath from London
I thought the tour was very well done. Vaughn was an excellent tour guide who made himself available for questions
Read more
Premium Tour for sure!
My bf and I booked this trip via Viator. We woke up early to make sure we knew how to get to Victoria Stage Coach.
Read more
Bucket list trip –– Did not disappoint!
This was the highlight of our trip to the UK. I took my 15 and 7-year-old kids, and I wasn't sure what to expect. C
Read more
Stonehenge and Bath
We took this tour last Friday. The tour director was Pepe and the driver was Germaine. They were both excellent. Pe
Read more
Premium Tours-Stonehenge with inner circle access, Bath and Lacock
We took the tour to Bath, Stonehenge with inner circle access and Lacock. We had an amazing day. The total time wit
Read more
Key Details
  • Tower of London, Buckingham Palace, and 10 more
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
Why Book on Tripadvisor?
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Low Price Guarantee
  • No Booking Fees
  • Secure Payments
  • 24/7 SupportCall:+1 855 275 5071

Travellers also viewed

Frequently bought together

London Eye Fast-Track Ticket
from $48.58*
Popular: Booked by 39,108 travellers!
from $39.89* $44.87
Popular: Booked by 33,994 travellers!
Stonehenge, Windsor Castle, and Bath from London
from $100.99*
Popular: Booked by 67,710 travellers!
Frequently Asked Questions about Vintage London Bus Tour Including Thames Cruise with Optional London Eye