If you're looking for a unique way to see and explore Cambridge, simply take this Hop On Hop Off tour! The unmistakeable red, open-topped double deckers operate via 20 stops all over the City, taking you on an unmissable tour of all the city's top tourist attractions.
Cambridge is now one of the most-visited tourist destinations in the country, with over three million visitors a year. It is home to one of the world's most prestigious universities, part of which dates back to the eleventh century. The city is a magnet to anyone who is interested in British history. This, as well as the traditional sights of punts, cyclists, and the River Cam, has helped to create an image of Cambridge that is known throughout the world.
You'll have the chance to visit the historic City centre, the University Colleges, the world famous Backs and the River Cam, the University Botanic Garden, the Fitzwilliam Museum and much, much more - including the American World War II Memorial and Cemetery at Madingley.
Stop 1 - Silver Street East
Stop 2 - Downing Street
Stop 3 - St Andrews Street
Stop 4 - Chesterton Road
Stop 5 - Bridge Street
Stop 6 - Trinity Street**
Stop 7 - Market Street**
Stop 8 - Jesus Lane
Stop 9 - Drummer Street
Stop 10 - Parkside
Stop 11 - Hills Road
Stop 12 - Railway Station
Stop 13 - Trumpington Road
Stop 14 - Trumpington Street
Stop 15 - Silver Street West
Stop 16 - Queens Road
Stop 17 - Cambridge American Cemetery
Stop 18 - Madingley Road Park And Ride
Stop 19 - Grange Road
Loop Duration: 80 minutes
Frequency: 20 minutes (Summer) / 40 minutes (Winter)
Pre-recorded English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, Russian, Mandarin and Cantonese. Live English Guide is available on some departures during peak season.
**Every Sunday from the 7th of September to the 27th of November, the tour will be unable to call at stops 6 and 7.
Children below 6 years old are free of charge.
Due to road closures in the Cambridge City Centre, the tour is unable to serve stop 9 until further notice.
Bus Stop 13 for Botanic Gardens will not operate until further notice.
Schedules are subject to change.
All ticket validities are for consecutive hours/days from first use.
A 1-day ticket is valid only for the day of redemption.
The same principle applies for a 2-day/ 48-hour (or more) ticket.
Discounted entry to The Round Church
Hop-on Hop-off Ticket
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.
Location and direction
Voucher Exchange Procedure:
Please present your VELTRA voucher to the bus driver at any of the official bus stops along the route.
First Tour: 10:10
Last Tour: 17:10 (Summer) 15.40 (Winter)
Duration: 80 minutes
Frequency: 20 mins (Summer) 40 mins (Winter)
1. Silver Street
2. Downing Street
3. St. Andrews Street
4. Chesterton Road
5. Bridge Street
6. Trinity Street (Sunday’s only)
7. Market Street (Sunday’s only)
8. Jesus Lane
9. Drummer Street Bus Station
11. Hills Road
12. Rail Station
13. Trumpington Road
14. Trumpington Street
15. Silver Street
16. Queens Road
17. Cambridge American Cemetery
18. Madingley Road Park & Ride
19. Grange Road
Price & Options
This activity is wheelchair accessible.
Students and senior citizens will have to bring a valid ID for proof of age.
Printed VELTRA voucher
The audio guides during the bus tour are available in English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Cantonese, Mandarin Chinese and Russian.
Ticket validity is for consecutive hours from first use. A 24-hour ticket is valid from the time redeemed until the same time the following day.
You may choose to hop on the bus at any stop along the route and exchange your voucher there.
You must have a printed copy of your VELTRA voucher to present to a bus driver at any of the designated stops. You will not be able to participate in this activity if you only have a digital copy on your mobile device.
The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
Frequently Asked Questions
Any cancellations made after the booking confirmation date will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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