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Open Top buses

Stagecoach Open Top Buses

Here at Stagecoach Bus we have a number of different routes across the UK which offer an open top bus experience. Our open top buses add a different experience to your journey whether this is in the Lake District, Skegness or Hastings. Find out more about the locations where we run open top buses; 


The Lake District - 599, 508 and 78

Boat Lake District

Our very popular open top buses allow you to leave the car behind and let us be your driver for the day. With Explorer day tickets you can hop on and hop off and see the Lake District in a different way. A fun, refreshing way to see the Lakes, we have 3 open top buses covering Central, North and the Eastern Lakes.

​Find out more about the Lake District Open Top buses


Open Top South West

Devon - Sightseeing Tours  

Visit Devon this summer and give one of our four open top bus experiences a try, it’s a great day out for the whole family, and a fun way to explore the beautiful South West. Our Open Top Buses operate in Exmouth, Torbay, Dawlish and North Devon 

With our great value range of day tickets, you can hop on and hop off to visit all of the attractions our routes connect. All of our routes stop at or nearby Devon’s popular holiday parks so you can visit the beach or take in other nearby activities. 

Find out more about the Devon open top bus tours 


Torbay - Hop 122

Meet the bus hoppers on our new open top serviceMeet the Golden Hop open tops and our friendly bus hoppers. They travel around Torbay between Babbacombe, St Marychurch, Torquay Harbour, Paignton and Paignton Zoo up to every 20 minutes, 7 days a week.

You can travel on the Hop open top with any of the following tickets; 

Torbay Dayrider £5 - A day of unlimited travel across Torbay and as far as Dartmouth,Totnes, Newton Abbot and Dawlish Warre

Child Dayrider £3.50 - As above, for those aged 5-15 years of age

Group Dayrider £10 - As above, but allows up to 5 people to travel together

Find out more about the Torbay Open Top 


Skegness - Seasiders 

Skegness SeasiderSkegness Route 3 is an open top service that runs between Skegness Interchange, Butlin's Fantasy Island and Ingoldmells Anchor Lane

We have some great value single, day and family tickets to use on Skegness Seasiders;

Child dayrider - £2.25 Perfect if you want to hop on and off all day

Adult dayrider - £4.50  available all day

Family dayrider - £12 valid all day for 2 adults and 3 children

Find out more about the Skegness Seasiders