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Chester City Sightseeing Bus Tours – hop on, hop off all day!

We're back!

We are excited to once again welcome you on board our Sightseeing buses and show you the City's best sights!

No city in Britain is richer in terms of archaeological and architectural treasures than Chester.


Your Chester Sightseeing tour ticket is valid for either twenty four or forty eight hours from when you first buy it. This means there’s plenty of time to hop on and off the open-top bus to see the local attractions. Enjoy the sights and sounds of Chester from the top deck, where you’ll enjoy 360 panoramic views of Chester and its surroundings.


Don't forget to follow us on Twitter and tweet us your tour pics @CitySSChester



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You can:

  • wander along the River Dee or catch a river cruise  – buy a combined bus and river ticket from our driver!


Shopaholics can stop off at Frodsham Street and find the Mall and Grosvenor Shopping centre. Unwind in the evening in Chester’s many chic and trendy bars, restaurants, bistros, clubs or even go ten-pin bowling! 


When does the tour run?

Chester City Sightseeing bus tours are available daily from Saturday 2nd April until 30th October 2022. There are 12 bus stops along the route and you can hop on and off as much as you like!

Tours start just after 9am, operating every 30 minutes throughout the day until early evening.


Where does the tour go?

Check out our route map below, remember you can hop on, hop off and get to see the many great sites that Chester has to offer!



**Please note on occasion, roadworks will mean the tour times and route may be disrupted. On Chester Race Days, there could be some delays to the tour. Whenever possible, advance notice will be given of such occurrences. On 3rd October the tour will NOT operate due to the Chester Marathon.** 


Follow us on Twitter @CitySSChester for live updates.


How much does the tours cost?

The prices of our tours are:

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2 adults & 3 children


Students(with ID)

On our App* £12.50 £5.50 £28.00 £9.50

24 hour bus tour ticket





Late afternoon special bus tour ticket (available after 14:00)





48 hour bus tour ticket





Bus and boat ticket





You can buy all our tour tickets from the driver on the day or get your ticket cheaper via our app!



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Got a question?

See our contact us page for details on how to get in touch with us.

Stay connected, follow us on Twitter - @CitySSChester  you don't even need to have a Twitter account to see our live updates! But if you do have Twitter send us your pictures from your tour!

Fell free to leave us a review on Trip Advisor! 

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