London Bar Bus

  • The Original Tour


  • Fun Time Partying, VIP Party and Something A Little Different
  • Tickets from £40.00 - £45.00
  • Background Music, Commercial/Pop and Party Mash Up
  • Over 18
  • Various dates from Sunday 18th April 2021
  • Multiple start times (see ticket info)


With lockdown coming to an end, we're here to help you celebrate your amazing city once again (with a drink or two of course!)


Jump on board the London Bar Bus, where this amazing 'Instagramable' rooftop bar will take you on an unforgettable tour around London; an afternoon like no other as you take in all of the  magnificent sights of the city from the comfort of the open-top bus! Perfect for any occasion, our double decker bar bus is the perfect place to safely socially distance with your pals, while you chill out and spend some much needed time together to catch up on all that Netflix you've been binging! With stunning views of the city and an amazing floral display, you're sure to enjoy you're time with us as you sip on your favourite drink!

This is your chance to rediscover London like never before. Hop onboard London’s first bar bus for a truly original way to see the city.

Join us on this 90 minute tour of London and enjoy the iconic views of London - London Eye, Trafalgar Square, Parliament Square, St Paul's, Tower Bridge & Piccadilly Circus. 

Our hosts on board will be more than happy to help you with any questions you may have, all while following our extensive health and safety protocols that have been put in place to protect both our staff and our guests.

✨ For more information on our health and safety protocols please visit:


Drinks are not available to purchase on onboard, drinks packages must be purchased in advance. If you did not add drinks and you now wish to add them on, please contact our Customer Service team.

If you have any further questions about our Bar Bus please don't hesitate to contact our customer service department at or +44 (0)20 8877 1722.

Please note that we will be following all government advice and operating with social distancing in place. We have booths for 2, 4 or 6 people available.

Departure point:

Charles II Street, next to Her Majesty's Theatre, SW1Y 4QL

Duration: 90minutes

Be there 15 mins before your departure – we won't be able to wait for any late-comers!

Please read the T&C's for further information

No availability on the date you want to go, or wanting to enquire about private hire? Email us today




Ticket Event time Cost
6.30pm Adult Ticket + Prosecco

Over 18, includes a half bottle of Prosecco (37.5cl), T&C's apply

18:30 - 20:00 £45.00
6.30pm Adult Ticket + Rose Wine

Over 18, includes a half bottle of Rose Wine (37.5cl), T&C's apply

18:30 - 20:00 £45.00
6.30pm Adult Ticket + G&Ts

Over 18, includes 2 x 250ml cans of G&T, T&C's apply

18:30 - 20:00 £45.00
6.30pm Adult Ticket + Beer

Over 18, includes 2 x Meantime London Lagers (35cl), T&C's apply

18:30 - 20:00 £45.00
6.30pm Adult Ticket + Soft drinks

Over 18, T&C's apply, I understand I will not be able to purchase any alcohol on the day, nor bring my own. Choose your soft drink once on-board from our selection.

18:30 - 20:00 £40.00
3.15pm Adult Ticket + Prosecco 15:15 - 16:45 £45.00
3.15pm Adult Ticket + Rose Wine 15:15 - 16:45 £45.00
3.15pm Adult Ticket + G&Ts 15:15 - 16:45 £45.00
3.15pm Adult Ticket + Beer 15:15 - 16:45 £45.00
3.15pm Adult Ticket + Soft drinks 15:15 - 16:45 £40.00



The Original Tour, Charles II St, next to Her Majesty's Theatre, London, SW1Y 4QL


The Original Tour
We're not called The Original Tour for no reason. The Original Tour really was the original sightseeing bus tour in London. Since 1951, we have been providing sightseeing bus tours around the city, but now we're bringing you the hottest rooftop bar in town!

T&C s

The London Bar Bus is operated by The Original Tour.
The London Bar Bus is a unique experience which transports guests to a magical rooftop bar...on a bus.
Enjoy stunning views of the capital on a 90minute journey with the option to enjoy a few drinks whilst doing so.

These terms & conditions are specific to The London Bar Bus experience, and are in addition to our general terms & conditions which are available to read here.

Bookings / Amendments
All sales are final & are non refundable. In the event that you need to change the date or time of your booking, please contact our Customer Service team.
Changes can be made up until 48 hours before departure date subject to an admin fee of £10 per booking.
We operate a strict 18+ policy.

Supply of Alcohol / Age Verification
It is illegal to supply alcohol to anyone under the age of 18.
We operate a strict “Challenge 25” policy and we will ask for photo ID to verify your age if you appear to be under 25. We are unable to offer refunds if you are unable to provide suitable ID, if required, when boarding. Acceptable forms of ID are: Photo Driving License, Passport or proof of age card with PASS hologram.

We cannot guarantee seating in specific areas of the bus. We will try our best to accommodate groups of 4+ on one of our booth tables, subject to availability. If your group is split over two tables, we will endeavour to sit you on tables adjacent to each other. If you book separately to the rest of your group, please contact us so we can try to sit you all together.

Please advise us of any special requests at the time of booking and we will do our best to accommodate your needs.

Group Bookings
To keep everyone safe and in line with the "rule of 6", we are only taking bookings for up to 6 people.

Stag / Hen Parties
We only accept stag/hen parties on private hire services. Please contact our Customer Service team for more details by emailing or calling +44 208 877 1722.

All sales are final & are non refundable. In the unlikely event that we need to cancel your tour a full refund will be made onto the payment card that was used for the booking. A 15% discount will also be offered against a future booking.

Arrival for your London Bar Bus experience
Public transport and traffic in London can be unpredictable, please ensure you arrive 15 minutes before your arrival time to avoid missing your departure.
The bus cannot wait for latecomers and refunds will not be given in the event of a “no show”.
Please ensure you bring your vouchers for both the tour & drinks packages (if applicable) either printed or downloaded on your mobile phone.

Challenge 25
If you’re lucky enough to look under 25, you will be asked to show either valid drivers license, passport or valid photo ID with the Pass hologram upon boarding the bus.

Drinks Packages:
Drinks Packages are non-refundable but any unopened drinks not consumed during the experience may be taken with you.
If you are unable to provide valid photo ID if requested and you have purchased an alcoholic drinks package, we will substitute your drinks for soft drinks. No refund will be made.
Due to licencing laws, all alcoholic drinks must be purchased in advance. The sale of alcoholic drinks is prohibited on-board the bus.
Drinking water will be available free of charge during the experience, please just ask your host.
We reserve the right to substitute drinks within our packages for a similar product to that which was advertised at the time of booking.

Once on-board:
The experience is 90minutes (approx). The Original Tour shall not be in any way liable to the ticket holder for loss, damage, inconvenience or delay in consequence of any failure, alteration, suspension, cancellation or termination of service.
The route may change due to operational constraints - e.g. road closures due to events or protests.
Please note there is no tour commentary. Your hosts will however be more than happy to answer any questions you have during the experience.
The British weather can be unpredictable but the show must go on! Please come prepared if the weather is not looking good - there will also be a limited amount of wet-weather gear available to borrow on-board.

Health & Safety:
Please stay in your seat during the tour and keep arms inside the bus.
No smoking or vaping is allowed on-board the bus at any time.
The Original Tour is working with the government to ensure all safety protocols are followed while boarding, on board and departing The London Bar Bus,
Please ensure you follow and adhere to all directions given to you from our trained staff members and signage.

We ask that you are respectful of other guests during the experience.
We will refuse carriage to anyone who appears to be intoxicated or under the influence of drugs.
We will not tolerate abusive, rude or threatening behaviour towards our staff or guests, and reserve the right to eject anyone during the tour. No refunds will be given under these circumstances.

If you need to leave the bus at any time please speak to your host. Your driver will pull over when it is legal and safe to do so.
If you leave the bus at any point we will not be able to wait for your return.
Complimentary WiFi is provided on-board the bus and has no commercial value. No refund is available if the WiFi does not operate.

The Original Tour prides itself on having a fully wheelchair accessible fleet of buses.
The London Bar Bus has space for 1 wheelchair on the lower deck. Please contact the customer service team directly to book.
For recipients of Disability Living Allowance, we offer a 30% discount on all our tours for yourself plus one carer. Please contact our Customer Care team for more details.
Due to limited storage space please only bring small bags with you. Items will need to stowed under your table or chair.
We can not guarantee storage space for large items such as pushchairs or suitcases. Please avoid bringing large items with you. Please note there are no storage facilities at the bus departure point.

No pets except assistance dogs allowed on-board.


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  • Rating: 5

    Visited 4 months ago Written by Winter Bar Bus customer
    Despite London’s weather trying to dampen (literally) our spirits this was a fantastic tour! We were given plenty of wet weather gear, Christmas hats, cups for the drinks and blasted Christmas carols whilst riding directly under all of London’s Christmas lights. The team on hand were lovely and always on hand to assist with photos. Would 100% recommend you book for an unforgettable experience!
  • Rating: 5

    Visited 4 months ago Written by Michelle
    Lovely friendly attentive staff...brilliantly decorated bus, a real fun, thing to do...even for a Londoner like me!! Singing was great too...thanks
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